Golden hour is a period shortly after sunlight or sunset. This aptly called "magic hour" illuminate the surroundings with warmer and softer light. Appreciate the incomparable beauty of nature during golden hour through these winning photographs.
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Fist raised in the air, a celebratory gesture for another day well-spent. And the glorious colors of the sky as the sun fades made a fitting background for this moment.
Los Angeles based photographer, Rimi Sakamoto, walked around Tokyo with the Petzval 85 Art Lens. She shot natural swirly bokeh effect photos during her short stay back home. Discover Rimi’s beautiful portraits and find out more about her in this short interview.
Chilean photographer Cristóbal Escanilla sees women as bringers of beauty -- whether clothed, naked, posed, or candid -- and in their natural atmosphere and surroundings do they get divine. Shot in analogue, Cristóbal's portraits bring a beautiful combination of eroticism, purity, and naturalism.