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Photo Of The Day By Tom Olejniczak

Photo By Tom Olejniczak Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Wading Sandhill Cranes” by Tom Olejniczak. Location: Merced National Wildlife Refuge, California. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your …

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10 Favorite Northwestern U.S. Photo Locations

The northwestern United States and Alaska provide some of the most dramatic scenes in the country. With numerous national parks, preserves and forests, the landscape and wildlife photo opportunities are endless. Here are 10 favorite northwestern U.S. photo locations. 1. Exit Glacier, Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska One of Alaska’s …

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Modern Embroidered Portraits Expertly Stitched From Original Illustrations

A post shared by sol kesseler (@bugambilo) on Nov 3, 2016 at 8:30am PDT Argentinian textile artist Sol Kessler creates really beautiful embroidered pieces that originate with her own hand drawn illustrations. The image is then outlined in black thread, before Kessler adds color, texture and shade with a variety …

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A Breakdown of the Powerful Visual Effects Work in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Sony Pictures Imageworks released three videos where they go behind the scenes of their powerful visual effects work in Spider-Man: Homecoming. They explain how they animated Spider-Man (Tom Holland), the Vulture (Michael Keaton), and brought the epic plane battle sequence to life. A Super Weird Re-Edit of the First Spider-Man: …

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Artist Imagines a Beautiful World Where Giant Animals Coexist With Tiny Humans

A post shared by ebenism (@ebenism) on Mar 17, 2017 at 2:37pm PDT Australian digital artist Eben (a.k.a. “ebenism“) used his digital manipulation skills to create a wonderful collection of photos that imagine a beautiful world where giant animals coexist with tiny humans. Prints of Eben’s images are available to …

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A Fascinating Animation Explaining the Muscular Mechanics Behind All Movement of the Human Body

In a fascinating physiological Ted Ed Lesson animated by Vivian Leezer and narrated by Pen-Pen Chen, educator Emma Bryce explains the amazing muscular mechanics behind every movement made by the human body, noting that even the smallest twitch requires the coordination of number of muscles. Each time you take a …

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A Stunning Look at the Massive ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Miniatures Built by Weta Workshop

Weta Workshop posted a video featuring a stunning behind the scenes look at how their incredible team built all of the massive miniatures for director Denis Villeneuve‘s neo-noir sci-fi film, Blade Runner 2049. Weta Workshop was honoured to contribute practical miniatures, selected cinematography, and concept design work to Blade Runner …

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Photo Of The Day By Beau Liddell

Photo By Beau Liddell Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Star Trails Over Ruff-Nik” by Beau Liddell. Location: Ruff-Nik Wildlife Management Area, Minnesota. Comprised of 37 two-minute photos, Liddell describes the image: “Comet-like star trails through the ecliptic in the western sky above a state wildlife management area near Cushing, …

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A Mesmerizing Timelapse of the Gorgeous Icelandic Highlands as Illuminated by the Midnight Sun

With the short timelapse montage “Zenith: Chasing Light in the Icelandic Highlands“, independent filmmaker Henry Jun Wah Lee of Evosia Studios has once again captured the gorgeous landscape of the Icelandic Highlands as illuminated by the midnight sun. Lee stated that he endlessly chased the light so that he could …

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An Extremely Photogenic Disabled Cat Who Can Roll His Tongue While Posing Elegantly for Pictures

A post shared by Handicat that walk’n’rolls ? (@rexiecat) on Oct 10, 2017 at 2:43am PDT An extremely photogenic cat named Rexie has a unique ability to roll his tongue and will often do so while modeling handmade kitty apparel for his human’s camera. Rexie was born without the use …

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