Archive for the ‘Images’ category

Neil Armstrong: First Man, First Photographer on the Moon

Armstrong was not the one photographed (like the popular belief), but was the photographer himself. This, however, revealed that he was not only the first man to land on the moon but also the first photographer to step on it.

Photos from the London 2012 Summer Olympics Closing Ceremony

Here are several published photographs from the closing ceremony, which included performances of world-renowned British musicians from different eras and styles.

Electrifying Photo of NASA Mohawk Guy

A momentous NASA-related event occurred recently. It caused many people to stop a moment and gaze at NASA photos. It ignited Twitter into a tizzy.
It’s not about the Mars rover landing, it’s about the NASA Mohawk Guy. Flight director Bobak Ferdowsi, better known as the NASA Mohawk Guy, has caused quite a stir with his [...]

Exclusive Photos of Madonna Filming Her New Music Video

Madonna once again make it to the music industry by releasing her new album, MDNA. As last March she had promoted the album by making an appearance at Ultra Music Festival (Miami), some exclusive photos from The Huffington Post reveals that she is currently working on filming a music video for the album.

“Unseen” Gaddafi Photos Unearthed for London Show

Previously unseen photographs and documents, recovered from state intelligence buildings controlled by Libyan dictator Colonel Gaddafi, will go on show in London this week. “Through carefully collated photographs, documents, artefacts and video, this exhibition will shed light on the recent history of Libya,” say organisers.
“The exhibition will highlight photography’s role in recording and documenting an [...]

Original Uncropped Version of World Iconic Photos

Here are several original uncropped versions of those iconic images; from The Tank Man to Che Guevara. The interesting thing is the so many possibilities becoming the reasons for the photographer and the photo editor to choose what to keep and what to dismiss.

Photos from the Rare Solar Eclipse

The rare event, happening on May 20, was a “once-in-a-generation” occurrence as the moon passes in front of the sun—creating a golden ring known as the “Ring of Fire”.

Alternative Photo of “The Beatles on Abbey Road” Going for Auction

The alternative photo showed several differences from the popular one taking the hit. It is expected that the piece should fetch at least £9,000 when auctioned.

Kate Moss Donates Semi-naked Photo for Charity

Supermodel Kate Moss has donated a semi-naked photograph of herself to raise cash for charity at an auction last week.
The 2006 portrait, by Norwegian fashion photographer Sølve Sundsbø, will be sold as part of Bonham’s Photographs auction in London.
A spokesperson for the auction house said: “Donated by the British supermodel herself, this photograph will be [...]

Shots of the Supermoon from Around the World

Here are six shots of the supermoon taken from some places around the world last night:
Source: USA Today, PhotoBlog