Lennette Newell Ani-Human : Photos Combine Man and Beast.

lennette newell photography
above composite by if it’s hip, it’s here

Like several other talented photographers San Francisco-based Lennette Newell has a portfolio with beautiful photos of animals, both domestic and wild. She also has a knack for taking portraits of people with their own pets. But what sets her apart from other typical lifestyle, portrait and animal shooters, is her combining of body paint, humans and animals for a most unusual effect. Read more

Great Pet Portraits Capture Goofy and Gorgeous: Furtographs

There’s no shortage of adorable images of dogs and cats on the internet these days. Pinterest, Tumblr and Facebook are loaded with them. But not all of them are as well composed or attractive as those done by photographer/artist Andy Stolarek of Los Angeles. Read more

Maddie The Coonhound Is Finally Bound And The Book Is Out.

Maddie On Things

I first introduced you to the talented balancing Coonhound named Maddie and her owner/photographer Theron Humphrey a ways back with 33 fabulous images.  In that post I said the photos were begging to be a book and knew it would not be long before Maddie was atop shelves in bookstores as well as atop various items and objects. Read more

Not Just Sloths, Baby Sloths! I Hope Kristen Bell Has Some Kleenex. A New Book By Lucy Cooke.

Kristen Bell can start crying again*. National Geographic explorer, writer, filmmaker and zoologist Lucy Cooke’s first book, A Little Book of Sloth, is out next month and features tons of adorable and silly photos of baby sloths. Read more

A Talented Boston Terrier Balances 25 Days Of Christmas On His Head.

25 Days of Things on Turbo's Head

Director Dj Cosgrove and wife Amber originally hail from Columbus, Ohio and now live in Los Angeles along with their adorable and talented Boston Terrier, Turbo. Read more

This Model Really Is A Heifer. Jean Baptiste-Mondino’s Cow Photos For A Oh La Vache!

On display at The Milk Factory is a series of black and white photos by fashion photographer Jean Baptiste-Mondino of a Holstein Cow named Hermione donning hats designed by a UK milliner. Read more

Photo District News’ 30 New and Emerging Photographers To Watch In 2012.

30 photographers to watch
above photo by Lauren Hermele, one of PDN’s 30 New and Emerging Photographers to Watch

Each year, the respected photography publication, Photo District News, chooses 30 up and coming photographers to showcase. Read more

Stunning Print Advertising for the World Wildlife Fund by Contrapunto BBDO.


above: detail from World Wildlife Fund print ad, “Elephant”

Ads of the World, a fast growing site which features advertising from… yes, that’s right, all over the world, makes monthly picks for what they consider the best advertising in film (tv), print, ambient, outdoor, online and direct mail. Read more