Author Archives: eMORFES

About eMORFES

A photo blog focused on the unique and bizarre things of the world, exploring a number of different subjects such as art, photography, architecture and travel.

Uprooted

Jorge Mayet is a Cuban refugee now living and working in Mallorca, Spain, internationally known for his sculptures and installations . His most important works are his fantastic trees installations, depicting uprooted trees suspended by invisible threads, that seem like … Continue reading

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Rainy Cityscapes by Eduard Gordeev

Eduard Gordeev is a talented photographer based in St. Petersburg who takes photos that resemble that of oil canvas paintings. Gordeev uses specific camera and editing work to capture this paint-like atmosphere.

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Drawing the Blinds by Titus Kaphar

Through the manipulation of seemingly classical and canonical imagery, Kaphar introduces us to an alternate history that runs concurrent to the dominant narrative. Truths emerge to reveal the fiction and revisionism inherent in history painting and the visual representation of … Continue reading

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The Twisted Trees of Slope Point

Image credit Slope Point is the southernmost point of the South Island of New Zealand. The area is frequently knocked with strong and chilling winds from Antarctica. Consequently, trees there grow leaning toward the north. The land around Slope Point … Continue reading

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Life-sized Wood Sculptures by Willy Verginer

Artist Willy Verginer lives and works in South Tyrol, Italy. His life-sized figurative sculptures are carved from solid pieces of wood then painted with acrylic paint and often combined with unexpected objects.

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African Souls

Manuela Kulpa is a German photographer who photographs animals in captivity across zoos . Through her photographs she wants to show the beauty, richness and importance of our environment and how it is vital to preserve it. In her latest … Continue reading

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The Kaieteur Falls

Kaieteur Falls is a waterfall on the Potaro River in Kaieteur National Park, Guyana. The world’s largest single drop water falls measuring 741 feet. For comparison, Kaieteur is about five times taller than Niagara falls.

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The Dragon Skull Seed Pod

The Antirrhinum , commonly known as the snapdragon, is a popular garden plant. The common name “snapdragon”, originates from the flowers’ reaction to having their throats squeezed, which causes the “mouth” of the flower to snap open like a dragon’s … Continue reading

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The Crazy Inventions of Dominic Wilcox

Dominic Wilcox is a British artist who is well known for his unusual innovations. Wilcox works between the worlds of art, design, craft and technology to create innovative and thought provoking objects with a humorist approach .

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Cloud-like Foam Installation by Kohei Nawa

Japanese artist Kohei Nawa used a mixture of detergent, glycerin and water to create the bubbly forms of his installation, entitled Foam. Visitors were allowed to walk through this giant cloud-like installation filled with ever-evolving foam shapes that, in Nawa’s … Continue reading

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