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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.

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 Barrows5 months 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...
Aspects of Belfast (Pt. 8)
When you find the Duke of York Bar in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in a courtyard across from it are the following murals and pieces of street art.
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 9)
Belfast City, Northern Ireland is also a City like most with thousands of sculptures, statues and memorials to the famous, and not so famous, of Northern Ireland, and of course Belfast City. I didn't ...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 8)
The above photograph shows you that anything can be photographed, even a spud in the shape of a heart is nature telling you it loves you, so try and love nature back. So always have your cameras close...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 7)
The Europa Hotel in Belfast, Northern Ireland was once the most bombed hotel in the world as the Troubles raged in Northern Ireland. Built in 1971, the hotel is a four star rated hotel right smack ban...
Aspects of Belfast (Pt. 7)
Once more we have a mural and piece of street art which I cannot explain, except to say, the eyes belong to an aged man, with tired eyes, but then again the eyes are the gateway to your soul which is ...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 6)
Of all the photographs I have ever taken of Belfast City Hall, Northern Ireland, this one is my favourite. I was travelling through Belfast City at dusk, just after the City Hall night lights came on ...
Caroline Brazeau5 months ago
The Boudoir Photo...
A style of photography that must be professional, to highlight the beauty of this charming woman of nature, shy or completely confessed. When you choose to surrender to this style of session, you take...
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 5)
I love this photograph because of the Belfast Shipyard in the background, the tide being out, and the only couple on the beach. That's why I called it "Lovers on the Shore."
Photography at Its Best 2018 (Pt. 4)
I actually took this photo when I was smoking and when I uploaded it to my laptop I saw this amazing icy cold face starring back at me, which made me laugh, and once more this tells you to always chec...