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Photography is more than merely capturing a still image - the still-shot photographers featured here will amaze you with mind-bending and world-inverting techniques from glamorous HDR to dark ultraviolet and tools ranging from trash-can cams to pinhole cameras, while the urban cinematographers in this section can twist and warp reality in motion.
Perfect Pitch: Impossibly Starry City Skies in Blackest Night
There is simply no way to see the starry skies above the typical urban metropolis - but one photographer has found a way to simulate the stunning potential ...
Liu Bolin is Back: ‘Invisible Man’ Artist (Dis)Appears Again
The master of urban camouflage has returned, this time exhibiting his latest photographic wonders in new contexts but, as always without post-picture editing.
Geometric Projections: Light Art Radically Reshapes Nature
Everyone knows there are mathematical patterns to be found everywhere in nature - though few such geometries are as explicit and dazzling as these.
Doing it Wrong: Funny Photo-Edited Urban Improbabilities
It would be entirely right and wrong at the same time to call this body of work realistic - the scenes are at first glance probable, then clearly almost ...
Elemental Elegance: 14 Amazing Photographs of Elements
The elements are everywhere, but it isn't often that we get a good, close-up look at them. This series of photos gives a stunning new perspective on them.
Airborne Architecture: 12 Images of Flying French Houses
Context - that is the key to taking the ordinary and making it amazing in this series of displaced homes soaring up from forgotten streets of Paris.
Invisible Apparel: Material-Free Dresses Made of Light
Combining light art photography and high fashion, these show-stopping runway gowns are manufactured without physical material and composed purely of light.
Power of Books: 6 Graphic Illustrations of Literal Imaginings
Ever get done reading a chapter and feel like the book is more real than the room around you? Now, what if that imagining came true?
Rainbow Food Photography is Not Entirely Appetizing
These rainbow-colored meals may be pretty to look at, but would you ever eat one? This photography series puts a whole new spin on the way we look at food.
Action Figure Booth: 3D Printer Creates Custom Figurines
In Tokyo, customers can walk into a photo booth, have their images captured, and then walk out not with photos, but action figures that look just like them.