Photo of the Day: Donald Trump by Hansky

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Street artist Hanksy mocks Donald Trump in his latest wall mural on New York’s lower east side on September 3, 2015.

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Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2015: First Glimpse Of Finalists’ Images

Wrestling Komodo dragons, a shark-repellent surfboard and a concerned gorilla are among the images captured on camera by finalists in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 competition. The competition attracted over 42,000 entries from both professionals and amateurs from 96 countries.

The winning images will be announced on 13 October, and an exhibition of the 100 shortlisted and winning images opens on 16 October at the Natural History Museum in London. These 100 images will also be part of an international tour spanning six continents, allowing millions of people to marvel at the beauty and variety of the natural world.

IBTimesUK presents a first look at ten of the finalists. A full gallery of winners will be published as soon as they are announced.

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Finalist, Amphibians & Reptiles: Komodo Judo by Andrey Gudkov, Russia. The fight was fast and unexpected. Andrey had been to Indonesia’s Komodo National Park many times before, hoping to witness a battle between male Komodo dragons – the largest lizards in the world, measuring up to 2.5 metres (8 feet) long.

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“BALOU” Or What Is Happening To Our Bodies After Coming Home From A Long Party Night? (NSFW)

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Moritz Jekat’s work Balou is a project about bodies and about what is happening to them in the meantime between a long party night out and going to bed.

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Photo of the Day: Little Hair Nest

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Birds perch on the head of Abdulrahman al-Sebai, who keeps more than 500 birds as a hobby, at his farm in the central Saudi province of Qassim September 2, 2015. (Photo by Faisal Al Nasser/Reuters)

Stunning Photos Of The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Associated Press Photographer Robert Bukaty

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A gull flips a herring in order to swallow it whole while flying away with a meal robbed from a delivery truck, Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Rockland, Maine. (Photo by Robert F. Bukaty/AP Photo)

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Powerful Portraits of People Revealing Their “Invisible” Illnesses

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Allie Cashel and Erica Lupinacci have started an impactful photo project that helps to give others a voice. As teens, both women were diagnosed with chronic illnesses that are, essentially, invisible. Cashel copes with chronic Lyme disease, while Lupinacci was diagnosed with Lupus during her senior year of high school. Both illnesses don’t show noticeable physical symptoms and are instead characterized by an internal struggle. “I have a few memories of being aware that Allie was sick,” Lupinacci told The Mighty. “She took a leave of absence from school for a while and we visited each other in the hospital a few times, but we never sat down and talked about what we were scared of or what was hard. And I think that’s pretty consistent of young people going through this.”

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Photo of the Day: The Face

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A picture of smiling face made of rice plants is seen at a paddy field in Xianju county, Zhejiang province, August 27, 2015.

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A Photographer Found An Abandoned Wooden Model Of Russian Buran Spacecraft

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Russian photographer Aleksander Markin found an abandoned wooden model (1:3 scale) of Russian Buran spacecraft at the far corner of Zhukovsky airfield, not far from Moscow, Russia. But, according to Aleksander, the model it no longer exists, it’s destroyed.

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Experimental Fashion Photographer Dana Trippe

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20-year-old San Diego-based mixed media artist and photographer Dana Trippe uses a fishbowl to explore changing perspectives in her photographs.

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Kristen Stewart on Elle UK, September 2015

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Actress Kristen Stewart has teamed up with fashion photographer Kai Z Feng for British Elle Magazine September issue.

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The Truth Is Somewhere Upside Down: Aliens in Anelia Loubser’s Project

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South African photographer Anelia Loubser took a different view on portraits and turned her friends into aliens.

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100 Homeless People Were Given Disposable Cameras And These Are Some Of The Amazing Results

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This July, Cafe Art, a UK based initiative that allows the homeless to express themselves through art and photography, gave 100 Fujifilm disposable cameras to the homeless in London. Basic training was provided by the Royal Photographic Society, and then the camera recipients were asked to take photos with the theme “My London.”

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Dad Makes His Son With Down Syndrome “Fly” In Heartwarming Super-Hero Photo Series

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Alan Lawrence, who lives in Utah with his wife and 5 kids, has created a great photo series in which his 18-month old son, Wil, appears to be flying to raise awareness about Down Syndrome. With a little help from photoshop Alan wanted to inspire his son and everyone else to reach for the stars.

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Can You Spot the Nude Models Camouflaged in These Landscapes?

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For his series ‘Landscapes’, body painting artist Filippo Ioco makes nudes disappear into natural surroundings.

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A Photo Serie Where The Dancer And Photographer Arthur Cadre Twist His Body Into Mesmerising Position

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“Wonderland Creatures” is a serie of photographies, where the dancer and contortionist Arthur Cadre twist his body into mesmerising position. He turn himself into mysterious creatures evolving in different landscape. His work make us look at the human body from a different perspective.

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