We’re slightly turned on by this coffee photo series (and you will be too)

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Friday 28 August 2015

Forgive us for getting so worked up over a humble cup of joe but Aussie photog Brooke Holm has made our caffeinated dreams come true with her Coffee Still Lives photo series.

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Clever newborn photo shoot with puppy stops people asking about having a baby

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Thursday 27 August 2015

An Australian couple has figured out how to stop in-laws from ever asking about babies. The solution: a photoshoot with a newborn puppy.

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Nude contortionist portraits show how beautiful the human body is (NSFW)

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Tuesday 25 August 2015

In ‘Bodyscapes’, Russian photographer Anton Belovodchenko shows us that the human body – the female form, specifically – is truly a work of art. A masterpiece, even.

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Wrinkly dog wins us over with his poker face and silly costumes

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Friday 21 August 2015

In Tasmania, a wrinkly little dog is quickly becoming a star on Instagram with his stoic expression and adorable costumes. Meet Paddington, one of the most photogenic Shar Peis in the world.

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We’re laughing at these stock photos from the 1970s

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Thursday 20 August 2015

We get a good kick out of stock photos around here. And just a few months ago Vince Vaughn got in the stock photo action by supplying us with free-of-charge images for our own personal use. But sorry, Mr. Vaughn, you have met your stock photo match. 

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No one knows who took these beautiful photographs! Can you solve the puzzle?

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Wednesday 19 August 2015

Photographer Meagan Abell was rummaging through old photographs at her local op-shop when she stumbled upon a series of negatives. She took them home, scanned them and in her own words, her reaction was simply: ‘holy wow they are beautiful!’.

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Aussie artist revives vintage photos as fantastical works of art

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Wednesday 19 August 2015

In her series ‘Dancing with Costica’, Australian artist Jane Long revives vintage photographs by transporting the people inside them to fantastical worlds of colour and surrealism.

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Touching portraits of disabled animals and the strength they possess

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Tuesday 18 August 2015

Aussie photographer Alex Cearns can see the beauty in every animal, including those that might not look like your average pet. In her photo series ‘Perfect Imperfection’, Cearns photographs all kinds of beautiful animals that have struggled to overcome cancer, blindness, mange, and abuse at the hand of humans.

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This Instagram will make you obsessed with the beauty of floor patterns

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Monday 17 August 2015

On his Instagram account, ‘@parisianfloors’, photographer Sebastian Erras shows us that you don’t have to look far to see something beautiful. Sometimes all you have to do is look down.

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These amazing food photos will take you on outer space adventures

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Friday 14 August 2015

Still-life photographer Dina Belenko recently captured the mesmerising beauty of outer space without the use of a telescope. Instead, she used doughnuts, cookies, and cupcakes.

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Hazmat surfing imagines a depressing future with polluted oceans

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Friday 14 August 2015

In his series ‘HAZMAT Surfing’, Washington-based photographer Michael Dyrland depicts surfers enjoying the surf some 25 years from now, albeit wearing protective suits to shield them from pollution lurking in the ocean.

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California’s peak wildfire season captured in spectacular photographs

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Thursday 13 August 2015

Many of us have heard about California’s wildfires and the danger they cause to both humans and homes. But rarely do any of us get as close to the fires as LA-based photographer Stuart Palley does. In his photo series ‘Terra Flamma: Wildfires at Night’, Palley hiked out to the fire lines during wildfire season to capture some extraordinary long-exposure photographs that will take your breath away.

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WTF? Butterflies are drinking the tears of turtles

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By Rachel Oakley in New Eco on Wednesday 12 August 2015

So TIL that there is such a thing as tear drinking and it’s not so weird after all. Well, when butterflies do it, anyway.

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Photographer documents the lives of the homeless, finds out her dad is one of them

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Wednesday 12 August 2015

When Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer Diana Kim decided to document the lives of homeless people, she did not expect to see someone very familiar: her long-lost father.

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Bride with grandma as her bridesmaid is the sweetest thing ever

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Monday 10 August 2015

Much like every other bride, Christine Quinn asked her best friends to be her bridesmaids; but the difference is, one of them was her 89-year-old grandmother, Nana Betty.

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