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Photo of the Day: Adventures In LED

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Tourists wearing LED-lit costumes walk on their way for a drifting tour at an eco-park in Changsha, Hunan province, August 23, 2015.

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Talented Artist Creates Sensual Deconstructed Women Paintings

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James Bullough is an american artist based in Berlin, Germany. His paintings are a subtle combination between hyperrealism portraits and graphical compositions.

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Thousands Of Twins Descend Upon Ohio For The 40th Annual Twins Days Festival

It’s an annual event that attendees spend a year anticipating. And this weekend’s Twins Days, a festival celebrating twins in – where else? – Twinsburg, Ohio, was the biggest jamboree yet. Celebrating its 40th anniversary, the festival had about 2,000 sets of twins turn out, from toddlers to adults. The Twins Days Festival, which began in 1975, is the largest annual gathering of twins and other multiples in the world.

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Star Wars fans Nathan and Scott Hasbrook, 24, pose during the 2015 Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg, Ohio (Photo by Dustin Franz/Barcroft)

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Extreme On Water Marine Photography By Kurt Arrigo

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Kurt Arrigo is Malta’s most eminent and one of the world’s finest marine photographers. ­­His illustrious and diverse career has seen him capture dramatic action at elite international sporting events.

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The World’s Best Press Photos Of The Week You Shouldn’t Miss

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Jessica Curtis, of Long Beach, Calif., and Sarah Neller, of Vacaville, Calif., pose for a photograph in front of a “We Can Do It” backdrop as they joined with hundreds of women dressed as “Rosie the Riveter” in an attempt to set a new Guinness World Record at Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, Calif., Saturday, August 15, 2015. The current record was set last year when 776 Rosie and Rosie lookalikes gathered at the Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti, Mich. (Photo by Anda Chu/The Contra Costa Times via AP Photo)

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Photographer Returns To New Orleans And Revisits Locations He Captured After Hurricane Katrina

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Photographer Carlos Barria holds a print of a photograph he took in 2005, as he matches it up at the same location 10 years on, in New Orleans, United States, August 17, 2015. The print shows Joshua Creek sitting on the porch of his house, September 13, 2005, after Hurricane Katrina struck. In 2005, Hurricane Katrina triggered floods that inundated New Orleans and killed more than 1,500 people as storm waters overwhelmed levees and broke through floodwalls.

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‘Kinetoscope’, A 360-Degree Mural Inside an Abandoned Water Tank in Slab City, CA

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Kinetoscope is a 360-degree mural on the interior of an abandoned water tank in Slab City, California. The mural features a female figure presented in multiple “frames” in the style of the photographic motion studies of Eadweard Muybridge.

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“983 Followers”, A New Mural By Daniel “SAN” Munoz In Scotland

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Daniel Munoz aka “SAN” recently stopped by Scotland where he spent a few hours working on a brand new indoor piece somewhere in the Scottish countryside.

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German Graffitist Creates 3D Optical Illusions Over The Urban Landscape

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When you stare into any of the abysses created by German graffitist 1010, the abysses stare back at you—or at least they appear to. Inspired by the relationship between optics and neurology, the Hamburg-based artist has amassed a cult following over the past couple of years for his large-scale pieces that can be found throughout his motherland, and sometimes even around the world. His graffiti work, such as his most recent piece in Warsaw, Poland, predominantly resonates with the playful ideologies driving the op art movement, incorporating kaleidoscopic colorations into his abyss-esque designs.

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Mind-blowing Intricate Wire Mesh Sculpture By Incipit

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For the Italian festival Meeting del Mare, art collective Incipit created a wire mesh sculpture as a public art installation. Built by hand, the translucent structure is located on the waterfront of Marina Do Camerota in Italy.

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This Minimal Trunk Bench By Cradle Design Studio Uses Misfit Tree Parts

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The team behind Cradle created a minimal bench using a raw-cut tree slab and a white steel frame. The project’s name ‘Bench_01’ stems from the fact that the first piece cut from a maple leaf tree, labelled B_01, was originally used as the base of the bench.

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Photographer Took A Pictures Of Colorful Bus Stops Across Belarus

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For the series ‘It Must Be Beautiful’, photographer Alexandra Soldatova captures colorful painted bus stops across Belarus. In an interview, Soldatova explains that since the 1980s, various unknown artists painted over the walls of the bus stops to beautify reality. Additionally, the motifs differ depending on the region, for instance, flowers appear around the eastern town of Orsha, while landscapes are mostly featured along the southern road of Zitkovich Turov.

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Photographer’s Unconventional Self-Portraits Highlight Intriguing Architecture in Urban Spaces

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In her ‘Urban Self-Portrait’ series, Anna di Prospero photographs herself against the backdrop of towering, irregular architectural forms in the middle of sprawling cities.

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Striking Fashion Photos Paired with Nature Scenes They’re Inspired By

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All around the world, there are fashion designers who are constantly seeking inspiration for their next project. Whether it’s for their next line of runway garments, an all-encompassing outfit, or even a basic textile design, there’s always a source of stimulation that sparks a burst of creativity, resulting in wearable artistry.

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Panda Cubs Born In China

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Giant panda cubs are seen inside baskets during their debut appearance to visitors at a giant panda breeding centre in Ya’an, Sichuan province, China, August 21, 2015. A total of 10 giant panda cubs that were born in the centre this year, aging from one week to two months, met visitors for the first time on Friday, local media reported. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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