Photography

Cool pictures of St Michael’s Mount, Cornwall

Showcasing photos of St Michael’s Mount from photographers who’ve beautifully captured this iconic landmark in Cornwall where I live. Before we begin, here’s some brief information about St Michael’s Mount. About St Michael’s Mount The island is set a few…

We live in a beautiful world – in pictures

Showcasing cool pictures of our beautiful planet showcasing stunning creative landscape photography. Planet Earth is home to such a wide variety of amazing landscapes that very few people get to experience for themselves first hand so we thought we’d share some…

Quick guide to photography for beginners

Embarking upon a voyage into the world of photography can be daunting, to say the least. As a complete novice, it’s difficult to know quite where to begin. The journey from beginner to becoming a skilled photographer can, however, be…

ARGUS-IS – 1.8 gigapixel military drone camera

Big brother is watching! Showcasing the mind blowing ARGUS-IS, a 1.8 gigapixel military drone camera, part of a $18.5 million military contract awarded back in 2007. The DARPA-developed ARGUS-IS the highest resolution surveillance platform in the world, and, when mounted to…

Stunning ‘Earth from the air’ photos by Yann Arthus

Showcasing cool pictures from Yann Arthus-Bertrand, a French photographer, journalist, reporter and environmentalist whose photography from the air and his exhibition “Earth from the Air” has made him one of the most popular photographers of our times. Yann Arthus-Bertrand founded…

Frightening Lightning Photographs

Thunderbolt and lightning pictures, a collection of very cool photographs taken from photographers around the world. A selection of the coolest lightning storms caught on camera.   Lightning is an atmospheric discharge of electricity, which typically occurs during thunderstorms, and…

99 wildlife pictures that will make your day

Showcasing 99 of the coolest wildlife pictures ever captured on camera are showcased by the National Geographic. Enjoy the beauty of Planet Earth with these stunningly cool pictures. Visit the National Geographic Photography website to view more amazing photography that…

Northern Lights Photographs

A collection of stunning Aurora Borealis or ‘northern lights’ pictures from national Geographic that capture beautifully this amazing phenomenon. Just imagine what people must have thought thousands of years ago and saw streams and swirls of colours in the night…

Stunning pictures of the moon

A stunning collection of the moon taken from photographers from all corners of our amazing planet. The Moon is Earth’s only natural satellite and the fifth largest satellite in the Solar System. The average centre-to-centre distance from the Earth to…

London Aerial Photography At Night

These cool pictures of London skyline at night from a helicopter capture London’s numerous landmarks with an almost ethereal quality. They are part of an amazing collection by Jason Hawkes which are showcased in his book London at Night  …

Bob Marley Soccer Pictures

Showcasing cool pictures of Bob Marley playing soccer. The pictures capture Bob Marley playing in formal games, or just juggling the ball which show a different side to Bob Marley. From these cool pictures we clearly see Bob Marley’s passion…

Nick Brandt Creative Wildlife Photography

An amazing collection of creative wildlife photography by Nick Brandt, one of our favourite photographers. If you like wildlife pictures then you will love these! About Nick Brandt Born and raised in London, Nick Brandt studied Film and Painting at…

Lenticular Cloud Pictures

One of the coolest yet rarest clouds you’ll see are lenticular clouds. These clouds are technically known as altocumulus standing lenticularis, are stationary lens-shaped clouds that form at high altitudes, normally aligned at right-angles to the wind direction. Here is…

Mountain El Teide Time Lapse

This stunningly cool high definition time lapse video by Terje Sorgjerd was filmed on El Teide, Spain´s highest mountain @(3718m). El Teide is one of the best places in the world to photograph the stars and is also the location…

Cool Pictures – Tilt Shift Photography

New York based photographer Bryan Solarski captures cool pictures by traveling the world, photographing and then shrinking them using a popular photographic technique called “tilt-shift”. Tilt-shift photography is a process that can make our great big world look like a…

Cool Pictures of New Zealand

Featuring cool pictures of New Zealand with its amazing diversity of landscape and nature. With it’s whales, dolphins, seals, a multitude of many and varied species of birds, soaring sand and limestone cliffs, and incredible vistas, it’s no wonder New…

Photos and video of awe inspiring Mount Roraima

Showcasing nature’s sheer beauty with these cool pictures and video of Mount Roraima. Mt Roraima lies on the Guiana Shield in the southeastern corner of Venezuela’s 30000-square-kilometre Canaima National Park forming the highest peak of Guyana’s Highland Range.  Early explorers…