Whimsical photo-manipulations by Anil Saxema


Digital artist Anil Saxena, from Munbai, started out doing conventional darkroom photo composition and retouching before moving these skills over to creator and then photoshop. Having moved to Mumbai to work as an illustrator he became interested in retouching as a way to utilize his eye for creating striking imagery. Drawing from his technical background in graphic design, CGI and his trained creative eye, Anil enjoys developing stunning imagery. He believes color grading is paramount.
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Kutkhiny Baty – The stone valley in the middle of green mountains

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Kutkhiny Baty is a pumice rock formation outcrop located 4 kilometres from the source of the River Ozernaya (Lake Kurile), near the southern tip of the Kamchatka peninsula, Russia. The Kuthiny Baty Valley was formed about 8,000 years ago when a massive volcanic explosion shook the entire peninsula and an enormous amount of the ejected material created a thick layer of deposits all over the countryside. Subsequent erosion carved a spectacular valley scattered with obelisks that appear to  resemble gigantic canoes standing upwards, which is where the name Kuthiny Baty comes from, as it means “standing boat” in Russian.

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Bali Seascapes


Bali is famous for its varied landscape of rugged coastlines and sandy beaches, lush rice terraces and barren volcanic hillsides all providing a picturesque backdrop to its colourful, deeply spiritual and unique culture.
In this series of photos by Bertoni Siswanto dramatic colourful skies reflected on serene waters.

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Mount Etna Volcano in its snowy glory


Italian landscape photographer Lukas Furlan captured these fantastic photographs during his 9 day trip to the Mount Etna, an active volcano on the east coast of Sicily, Italy. 

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Sunrise and sunset in Transylvanian Mountains


Alex Robciuc waited a few month for a perfect spring weekend, with the perfect weather to hike up the Transylvanian Mountains, and take some photos at sunrise and sunset over the village of Maramures in Romania. The result is magnificent.


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