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The CN Tower in shadow, with Toronto below

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads I’m from Canada so perhaps I’m slightly biased here, but I saw this photo of Toronto from the CN Tower’s Facebook page today and it just took my breath away. Taken on Saturday from Horizons restaurant, it shows the tower itself (all 1815.4 ft of it) reflected…

Up close & personal with lions, thanks to the BeetleCam

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads In 2009, U.K. wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas embarked on a project to take close-up, wide-angle photographs of African animals. To do so, he built BeetleCam, a small remote control buggy with a DSLR camera mounted on top. He took it to Tanzania with his brother Matt… where…

Getting up close and personal with snowflakes

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads With winter in full swing (and some of the coldest temperatures on record in Eastern Europe) I wanted to highlight these stunning macro photos of snowflakes, taken by photographer Matthias Lenke: Says photographer Matthias Lenke: I must confess that I never cared about snowflakes too much…

Vermillion Cliffs, Arizona: The National Monument You’ve Never Heard Of

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Though I’ve been travelling around the world for the last 4 years, I am the first to admit that I’ve seen only one small part of what my country’s national parks and those of the United States have to offer. With such vast spaces and varied…

Desert rivers that look like trees

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Some of the most evocative travel photography is the kind that makes you see something normal in a totally different light. Take the photo below, a bird’s eye view of Baja California desert in Mexico, taken by Adriana Franco: Hard to believe that this is a…

Surreal underwater photos by biologist Alexander Semenov

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads I stumbled on this bright, ethereal photos from under the sea and had to share them here. Alexander Semenov is a biologist who now does a gorgeous job of photographing what he spent so long studying. Exhibit A: Semenov notes that he got into underwater photography…

Tahiti + surfing + a rainbow = a perfect photo

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Over 13,000 votes were cast for Surfer Mag’s 2011 Photo of the Year contest, and the winning picture is a stunning capture, shot in Tahiti by Zak Noyle: In an interview with the photographer, Surfer mag asks how the photo came about. Noyle notes: It was…

Beautiful Google Street View Art

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Landscape photography is one of the better ways to sink into a new place, with its focus on detail and wider ability to bring you into the feeling behind one snapshot in time. Aaron Hobson is a master at constructing photos of this kind, having won…

Your ridiculous wonderful photoessay of the week

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Every year, National Geographic holds a photo contest, allowing readers to submit photographs in three categories, people, places and nature. Last year they received over 16,000 entries from 130 countries. This year’s nominations are open until November 30. Week 10 nature category entry: Dusky Leaf Monkey…

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