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HIPA presents winners of ‘Yellow’ Instagram Photo Contest ​The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award, HIPA, has concluded the May edition of the Instagram Photo Contest which was themed ‘Yellow’. Jun. 13, 2018
Pictures that reveal the truth behind photography The internet is full of beautiful and amazing photographs, but do you ever stop and wonder just what went into that perfect shot? I'm not just talking about the digital manipulation side of the process, although there's certainly plenty of that involved. Jun. 05, 2018
Deang Rice Goddess The Deang Goddess of the Rice is the most important of their traditional deities. She is honored several times a year in accordance with different steps of the agricultural cycle. Plowing is an activity... Jun. 01, 2018
Life Changes of Dukha Reindeer Herders Family in Mongolia In north central Mongolia, in the taiga along the border with Russia, the Dukha people have lived a nomadic life for generations, roaming with their reindeer herds and hunting to fill in a diet based ... May. 31, 2018
Residence and buildings of Deang people Deang people live in the pile dwelling of bamboo houses. The framework of the house is made of wood, and the other parts, the rafter, floor, walls, doors and stairs are made of bamboo, and the roof is covered with... May. 29, 2018
After the flood The flood killed at least 12 people and partly destroyed Tbilisi Zoo, killing dozens of animals, while 30 more — including tigers, lions, and bears managed to escape from their cages May. 15, 2018
World’s scariest walkway The caminito had fallen into severe disrepair by the late 1990s, and it became known as the most dangerous pathway in the world. May. 11, 2018
Interview With Architecture Photographer Ahmed Thabet Ahmed Thabet was another one of the contestants at the 2017 International Photographer of the Year that won first place in the category “Architecture: Bridges” with his image “Heart of Steel”. May. 09, 2018
Delicacies of Russia From kasha (buckwheat porridge) in Kaliningrad to freshly caught crab in Kamchatka, the world’s largest country offers an abundance of both homely tastes and gourmet treats that are sure to have you coming back for second helpings. May. 08, 2018
Genghis Khan Mongol leader Genghis Khan (1162-1227) rose from humble beginnings to establish the largest land empire in history. After uniting the nomadic tribes of the Mongolian plateau, he conquered huge chunks of central Asia... May. 07, 2018
Silk Road Youth International Photography Competition (Overseas Division) Silk Road Youth International Photography Competition (Overseas Division) May. 07, 2018
Facebook is using Instagram photos to train its image recognition AI At its F8 developers conference Facebook not only revealed a number of new Instagram features, the company also talked about how it is using the billions of images on Instagram to train the world's most accurate image recognition systems. May. 07, 2018
Magical photos show the enchantment of forests Bulgarian photographer Veselin Atanasov is this year’s Open Photographer of the Year. He lives with his family in the small Bulgarian town of Kazanlak and works as an IT specialist. May. 04, 2018
Seychelles: the most beautiful islands on Earth Talcum-powder beaches lapped by topaz waters, lush hills, a sublime laid-back tempo; these dreams of a tropical paradise become reality in the Seychelles. May. 03, 2018
Bamboos play an important role in the life of Nu Ethnic Minority Bamboo utensils: bamboos have played an important role in the economic and social life of Nu Ethnic Minority. People live in bamboo houses, fetch water with thick bamboo tubes, carry things on the back with... May. 03, 2018
Siberian: the best guides along the world’s longest train journey You might imagine the Trans-Siberian as a lonely, melancholic train journey through a snowy plain. But it’s better visualised as a chain of really cool people, who hand travellers over from one to another along the route and treat them to the best of Siberian hospitality. Apr. 26, 2018
Nu Distinctive Costumes Women wear distinctive tunics and skirts made from hemp that the Nu grow and strip and spin into cloth. Often times their families wealth is measured by a woman's silver, coral, cornelian and turquoise jewelry... Apr. 26, 2018
Staple Food of Nu People The staple food of the Nus is maize and buckwheat. They also eat rice, barley grain, wheat and millet. In the past, they rarely grew vegetables and gathered wild plants, especially when others sources are low. Both men and... Apr. 18, 2018
Stone Forests The South China Karst, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since June 2007, is one of the world's most spectacular examples of humid tropical to subtropical karst landscape. It is a serial site spread over the provinces of Guizhou... Apr. 12, 2018
Real or fake? Exploring life in Dubai Nick Hannes is the overall winner of the 2018 ZEISS Photography Award. His series, 'Garden of Delight', was chosen from nearly 90,000 entries by photographers from more than 140 countries. Apr. 12, 2018
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