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United Colors of Ukraine

1109 United Colors of Ukraine

United Colors of Ukraine‘ is a series of patriotic works by Andrey Ermolenko, Ukranian artist.

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Mother Documents Her 9-Month Journey with Child Through Selfies

1107 Mother Documents Her 9 Month Journey with Child Through Selfies

Photographer Sophie Starzenski does a unique twist with a selfie, and documents her journey into nine months of being with child. Just in case you are from another planet, a selfie is a kind of self-portrait taken using a hand-held digital camera or camera phone.

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Professional Ballerina Documents Her Pregnancy in Photo Series ‘Ballet Beautiful’

1105 Professional Ballerina Documents Her Pregnancy in Photo Series ‘Ballet Beautiful’

The internet has been quite busy with its share of pregnant women who defy normal conventions of child bearing. These was the woman that lifted weights all throughout her pregnancy, the mother who posted a selfie post childbirth looking none the worse, and now this pretty ballerina. Mary Helen Bowers has been dancing ballet throughout her pregnancy with a grace and agility as if not bearing a child.

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Fantastic Portraits of Superheroes Set Against Tranquil Environments

1104 Fantastic Portraits of Superheroes Set Against Tranquil Environments

Superman has the Fortress of Solitude, Batman has the Batcave. Obviously, even superheroes need some space and alone time. When the writers drew up these characters, they also had to humanize them by giving them some kind of escape where they could be by themselves. French photographer Benoit Lapray‘s imagined series, ‘The Quest for the Absolute, Portraits of Superheroes’ builds on that premise. The collection shows images of famous superheroes alone with their thoughts while in tranquil environments.

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Adorable German Shorthair Assumes Many Different Looks and Poses in Whimsical Photo Series

1103 Adorable German Shorthair Assumes Many Different Looks and Poses in Whimsical Photo Series

A rather adorable German shorthaired pointer makes a comeback as it assumes many different looks and poses other than that of just being a regular pooch. The dog’s master once again puts on all sorts of costumes and props on the obedient dog, using a variety of homemade outfits and then posts the images on Instagram.

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‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ with Andy Serkis and Gary Oldman

1102 ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ with Andy Serkis and Gary Oldman
Andy Serkis as Caesar, the leader of the ape nation in ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.’ (WETA/Twentieth Century Fox)

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Couple Elopes in Iceland to be Surrounded by Nature

1101 Couple Elopes in Iceland to be Surrounded by Nature

This past June, Sarah and Josh decided to elope, venturing from Ohio to the beautiful country of Iceland to celebrate their nuptials. Having already booked their photographer, Gabe McClintock, the couple decided brought him along for the journey so he could capture their special day.

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Innovative Sand Packaging by Alien & Monkey

1100 Innovative Sand Packaging by Alien & Monkey

Sand-made packaging re-establishes the ritual of discovering a gift and the concept of sustainable packaging. As an answer to the increase of waste in modern society, we have developed a material using one of earth’s most abundant natural resources, sand, to create packaging for precious gifts.

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Star Wars X Football Helemts

199 Star Wars X Football Helemts

Graphic designer Brandon Hubschman created this series of NFL helmets and Star Wars characters mashups. This was a self-inclined project for his website that would tranform football helemts into star war characters, just using the helments themselves by adding elements and aspects to helemt untill they seemingly took on their character.

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Buy Your Very Own Harrier Jet

190 Buy Your Very Own Harrier Jet

The Harrier Jet, originally developed in the 1960s, is most known for its vertical takeoff and landing ability. It’s a subsonic jet that can hover like a helicopter. Of course, this also causes it to be a pain in the ass to pilot. The vertical takeoffs are only possible at less than maximum loaded weight. Conventional landings are only possible within a narrow range of speeds, favoring a near-vertical landing with some forward speed. Even with these limitations, who wouldn’t want one?

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Jennifer Lawrence by Jan Welters for Marie Claire US June 2014

189 Jennifer Lawrence by Jan Welters for Marie Claire US June 2014

Gorgeous actress Jennifer Lawrence covers the June issue of Marie Claire and gets candid on her fame, career and boyfriend, Nicholas Hoult, photographed by Jan Welters.

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On the Sidelines of the Brazil World Cup

As national soccer teams and the photographers who have been covering them start to trickle home from the Brazil World Cup, it’s time to revisit the “On the Sidelines” project. This Reuters Pictures project was billed as a chance for photographers to share “their own quirky and creative view of the World Cup”.

180 On the Sidelines of the Brazil World Cup
The media bus driver is reflected in a mirror during the trip away from the Pernambuco arena in the rain in Recife June 28, 2014. In a project called “On The Sidelines” Reuters photographers share pictures showing their own quirky and creative view of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. (Photo by Brian Snyder/Reuters)

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Washington Welcomes Marijuana

179 Washington Welcomes Marijuana
Julian Rodriguez, of Everson, Wash., holds his two-gram packet of recreational marijuana outside Top Shelf Cannabis, Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Bellingham, Wash., on the first day of legal sales in the state. (Photo by Ted S. Warren/AP Photo)

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Brazilian Fans and Players Brokenhearted

177 Brazilian Fans and Players Brokenhearted
A dejected Brazil fan looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

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Photo of the Day: Into the Deep

170 Photo of the Day: Into the Deep

A surfer jumps off the pier into Port Phillip Bay to take advantage of the waves as a storm lashes the Melbourne area on June 24, 2014. (Photo by Mal Fairclough/AFP Photo)