three dancers dressed in festive blue costuming perform during carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during carnival
three dancers dressed in festive blue costuming perform during carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during carnival

Surreal Samba

During this year’s Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, members of Portela samba school perform at the Sapucaí Sambadrome.

Photo: Buda Mendes


PICTURE OF THE DAY

Oinking Good Luck Charm

Oinking good luck charm The artist Cai Zhaowang produces Golden aluminium pigs in Linyi (China), to greet the upcoming year

Reflection Sea Animals waves turtle black and white photography Christian Vizl Silent Kingdom: A World Beneath the Waves

Reflection

Reflection Christian Vizl’s black-and-white photographs of sea animals contained in his book Silent Kingdom: A World Beneath the Waves

night twilight sunset house LED lights line sea level rises art interactive installation Lines (57° 59′ N, 7° 16′ W) Pekka Niittyvirta Timo Aho

Lighthouse

Lighthouse Finnish artists Pekka Niittyvirta and Timo Aho have created “Lines (57° 59′ N, 7° 16′ W)”, a prescient,

crowd fans cheer concert show performance audience scream KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019

Absolut Almost Acoustic

Absolut Almost Acoustic Fans cheer during the KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019 in California. Photograph Emma McIntyre

Mona Lisa face mask, corona virus covid-19 mobile phone Barcelona street art

Mona Lisa at The Mobile World Congress

Mona Lisa at The Mobile World Congress People pass a poster in a Barcelona street by Italian urban artist

black and white photography garden bush pathway trees greenery gardens Beth Dow

Gardens of Paradise

Gardens of Paradise Beth Dow’s project, In the Garden, was created in formal English and Italian gardens, where the

wave blue surf boards painting scratching technique Untitled (The Lower Half...), 2013 Raymond Pettibon

Wave

Wave Untitled (The Lower Half...), 2013 is an example of artist Ramyond Pettibon’s bold, scratchy painting technique.

Manhattan Magic

Manhattan Magic "Manhattanhenge" happens a few times a year, when the sun sets directly between the buildings. "It’s a

67 Years

67 Years Joan and Carl sit in front of family photographs that decorate the home they've owned for 54

Banksy’s Balloon Girl

Banksy’s Balloon Girl Eric Ward | San Francisco We created a video for a German startup company called Hackerbay

Street view classic drawing painting superimposing image layers modern vs old

Street Views of Classic Paintings

Street Views of Classic Paintings Artist Halley Docherty creates collages by superimposing images of classic paintings onto photographs of

Berlin Christmas

Berlin Christmas Visitors walk along illuminated objects during the Christmas Garden event at a botanic garden in Berlin, Germany.

End of Summer

End of Summer In the warm light of the sunrise, pigeons fly from Frankfurt am Main; Germany over a

Cardi B 2019 Met Gala Metropolitan Museum of Art Dress maroon feathers long train

Cardi B

Cardi B ... ... arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. POTD 20191207 |

Bloody Tears

Bloody Tears In the run-up to the "Remembrance Day " in Seaham, England, the historic statue of soldier "Tommy




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