Kirsty Mitchell’s late mother Maureen was an English teacher who spent her life inspiring generations of children with imaginative stories and plays. Following Maureen’s death from a brain tumour in 2008, Kirsty channelled her grief into her passion for photography.
She retreated behind the lens of her camera and created Wonderland, an ethereal fantasy world. The photographic series began as a small summer project but grew into an inspirational creative journey.
‘Real life became a difficult place to deal with, and I found myself retreating further into an alternative existence through the portal of my camera,’ said the artist. (read the rest here).
Richard Winsor & Dominic North as the Swan and The Prince from Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake (2012)
Valentino Haute Couture S/S 2013 photographed by Lea Colombo for Dazed Digital
Madrid/Berlin-based artist Pablo Genovés uses vintage photographs to create digital collages depicting museums, performance halls, and ballrooms crushed by forces of nature titled “Precipitados”
Using solely the photos taken with his phone, Johan Thörnqvisthen went and create his own reality with his simple yet engaging illustrations! Not too sound cliche but i really really dig his style of drawing! Love it!
Do check out his site for more of his illustrations!
Ben Whishaw for British GQ
Liu Bolin chooses a background before covering himself in paint to ensure he matches it perfectly.So when he is snapped standing against that backdrop, it can be almost impossible to tell he is there.
WOW he looks like he’s made of ice
That soda one is damn near perfect. 8U