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A snapshot of photography as an art form; explore art museums and galleries devoted to photography, iconic photographers, the history of fine art photography and more.

Laura Ansbro2 days ago
First Time Photoshoot?
Have you ever dreamed of having a professional photoshoot? Ever wondered what it's like to have one photo—just one photo—where you're looking in the right direction, not pulling a weird face, standing...
Roland Barnes4 days ago
The 11 Most Expensive Photos at Auctions
The most expensive photos at auctions prove that a picture is worth a thousand words and millions of dollars. To most of us, an expensive photo may cost a few hundred dollars, at most. Gaining ownersh...
Nikkie Evans8 days ago
The 13 Best Fetish Photographers on Instagram
Fetishes are a universal phenomenon. While some people consider fetishes to be taboo, others embellish in its art and create content to share with others. With the help of social media, fetish photogr...
Samuel Block10 days ago
The Purpose of Art Photography
Nothing quite excites me the same as when I sell a photo, when someone chooses to spend, at times, a large amount of money to look at my photo for the rest of their life. However, to me, this in itsel...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 18)
Dunluce Castle is a hidden gem on the North Coast of Northern Ireland, in between Portballintrae and Portrush and is a must visit, especially for those who follow the hit TV series of the Games of Thr...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 17)
The street performers in Belfast, Northern Ireland is varied in its talent as the next few photographs will show as these acrobats from Africa demonstrate their very talented gifts in street performan...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 16)
As far as you can see is as flat as can be, and this no one who looks at this photograph can deny, with water always finding its level, and the mountains in the distant being 10-20 miles away, then wh...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 15)
Once more I bring forth the beautiful colours of autumn, and as a bonus, the movement and flight of birds—once more taken with my Sony Carl Zeiss camera which captures movement amazingly as you can se...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 14)
Taken from the top floor of the Royal Victoria Hospital, West Belfast, Belfast City, Northern Ireland, as you can see the view is amazing right across the Lower Falls Road, out to the New Lodge flats ...
The GreyLag Geese of the Shankill Estate
Those who have read my other stories and seen the photographs that go along with them, will have seen some of these photographs before, but they are included in this story because this is the amazing ...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 13)
Autumn has to be one of the most beautiful seasons in the year, with spring coming in a close second, but for me, autumn is the winner for it colours and beauty be she goes to sleep until spring, and ...
Photography at Its Best (Pt. 12)
As you are walking up the hill to Scrabo Tower, overlooking Newtownards, County Down, Northern Ireland, you begin to appreciate the actual size of one of my ancestor's buildings. Coming from the blood...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 11)
The beautiful Cala San Vicente, Mallorca, Spain—one of the most beautiful parts of the world I have ever lived in. Each day was a new day of beauty and exploring, where the sunrises and nightfalls wer...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 10)
The Titanic Memorial Garden inside the grounds of Belfast City Hall, Northern Ireland pulls in the visitors to Belfast City, with tourists making up the greater number of visitors, though many within ...
Jackie Barrows25 days ago
Photo Series - Bold Natural Skies
Hi! My name is Jackie Barrows, and I am a freelance photographer and graphic designer native to Columbia, MO. I thought I'd showcase a quick series of sky and cloud-themed photos I have taken over the...
Aspects of Belfast (Pt. 11)
The mural street artists, or artists who did all the murals and pieces of street art in and around Commercial Court, Belfast, Northern Ireland are excellent artists, especially when it comes to painti...
Aspects of Belfast (Pt. 10)
I was no good at art in school, though I have achieved in producing several pieces of modern art through my brain injury classes, but my true gift is story telling and photography, though the photogra...
Aspects of Belfast (Pt. 9)
I remember as a child the photograph of the Pope and John F Kennedy in most Roman Catholic homes, including my own, for the Kennedys were like royalty in the 50's and 60's, and even after that the leg...