Christmas Tree Made From 5,000 Pieces of Firewood
This elegant Christmas tree gracing a public square in Budapest was made
from 5,000 pieces of firewood. Hungarian design firm Hello Wood created
the Charity Tree as both a decoration and a practical gesture of
goodwill. At the end of the holidays, the tree will be dismantled, and
the firewood will be donated to charity.
World’s Tallest Skyscrapers Points in the City of Dubai Daniel Cheong’s surreal cityscape photos capture some of the world’s
tallest skyscrapers engulfed in fog. The photographer stakes out
incredible vantage points in the city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to
shoot the tops of ghostly gray buildings as they puncture the thick
carpet of fog.
Wonderful Longmen Grottoes, China Longmen Grottoes are a series of Buddhist cave temples carved into
the rock on the banks of the Yi River, south of the city of Luoyang, in
Henan province, in China. The site includes some 1,350 caves and 40
pagodas, which are choke-full of statues of all shapes and sizes,
ranging from 1 inch to the largest Buddha statue of 17 meters tall.
There are as many as 100,000 statues carved out of the hard limestone
cliffs. Stretching for 1 km along both banks of the river, the caves
represent one of the finest examples of Chinese Buddhist art.
12 Best Sculptures in 2014 Let's look back on the year and check out some of the most amazing sculptures in 2014. Who "wow-ed" us with their ingenuity?
What sculptures made us do a double-take? Today, we present to you
twelve sculptures that stood out because of the materials the artists
used, the way the sculptures simulated movement or because of their
Incredibly Dirty Cars Into Works of ArtScott Wade turns dirty cars
into works of art. Using a variety of brushes and painting tools, Scott
has learned through much trial and error how to use dirt and mud on
cars like paint.
Amazing Picture: Sailing Through a Tiny Planet Panorama In this 360 ‘tiny planet’ panorama by Stephanie Alexis, we see her and a friend appearing to sail on a tiny water planet. The photo was recently featured by GoPro as their Photo of the Day. The photo is actually a composite of two images: the sailboat pic,
taken with a GoPro on a selfie stick; and the 360 ‘tiny planet’ panorama
created with an iPhone and an app.
Funny Photographs of Antics of Pringle the Bearded Dragon Meet Pringle, a bearded dragon who proves that reptiles can be just
as cute and hilarious as cats or dogs. Pringle has lived in Melbourne,
Australia for almost his whole life with his owner, who documents the
lizard's funny antics on his Tumblr blog, Super Pringle.
There's only one month left for photographers to enter the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards,
one of the biggest and best photography competitions around today.
First launched in 2008, the awards are dedicated to supporting and
cultivating the culture of photography.
Incredible Photography-Starry Oregon Skies
Ben Coffman spends his nights capturing the starry skies of Oregon,
and the results are astonishing. The Portland-based photographer
frequents Crater Lake and other iconic Oregon vistas during odd hours to
achieve awe-inspiring, long-exposure shots showcasing the Milky Way.
Amazing ‘Door To hell’, The Darvaza Crater in Turkmenistan Nicknamed the ‘door to hell’, the
Darvaza Crater in Turkmenistan has been burning for over 40 years. The
225 ft wide (69 meters) and 98 ft deep (30 meters) crater is located in
the middle of the Karakum Desert which occupies about 70% of the area of