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Meet the winner of Julia Wimmerlin's "Humanizing Animals' Quest

Meet the winner of Julia Wimmerlin
500px Blog - 500px Ambassador, Julia Wimmerlin, challenged the 500px community to capture photos of animals expressing human emotions or showing human-like behavior. The end results were amazing, and lets be honest, super cute.(...)


Cig Harvey has been announced by The Farnsworth Art Museum as one of the thirteen Women of Vision for the 2020 Maine in America award.

Cig Harvey has been announced by The Farnsworth Art Museum as one of the thirteen Women of Vision for the 2020 Maine in America award.
The awardees are Lucy Copeland Farnsworth, Berenice Abbott, Linda Bean, Katherine Bradford, Edith R. Dixon, Cig Harvey, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Louise Nevelson, Elizabeth Noyce, Molly Neptune Parker, Maureen Rothschild, Phyllis Mills Wyeth, and Marguerite Thomas Zorach. Each of these women has made an outstanding contribution to Maines role in American art and will be honored at the Farnsworths 2020 Summer Gala on Friday, July 17.


2019 Ocean Art Contest Winners

2019 Ocean Art Contest Winners
First of all, we would like to congratulate everyone who joined the 2019 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition! This competition is one of the most prestigious nature photo contests in the world, and the winning images represent some of the best underwater photographs of the year.(...)


Discover amazing wildlife photography with a difference it's underwater!

Discover amazing wildlife photography with a difference it
Wildlife photography is one of the most difficult genres of photography. Imagine spending hours sat in painstaking silence waiting for a glimpse of your quarry. You'll face challenging weather, elusive subjects and the occasional disappointment. And now, imagine doing all of that, but underwater. (...)


30 stunning pictures that capture the world in 2019

30 stunning pictures that capture the world in 2019
New and picture agency SWNS has curated 30 images that it handled this year to show the story of the world in 2019.


The 2019 Lenscratch FAMILY Exhibition

The 2019 Lenscratch FAMILY Exhibition
Aline Smithson - Today in America, as we open the front door to our families and friends on Thanksgiving, we celebrate those who share our lives with with turkey and football. In the rest of the world, its just another Thursday. (...)