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10 of the Most Extreme Sports Around

There was a time when doing the world’s tallest or most dangerous bungee jump or skydiving from 4,000 feet high in the sky with the feeling of free falling towards the ground below would have caused a huge stir among your friends and had them in complete awe of your …

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Amazing Rainy Places in the World

Ever wonder which places receive the highest amount of rainfall in the world? Not surprisingly, most are located in the tropics and subject to monsoons. Based on the information compiled from Wikipedia the top three places that receive the most amount of rainfall in the world are the following (ranked …

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Amazing View From Above

Whether you’re looking down from an airplane or virtually soaring in the air using programs like Google Earth, the landscape looks different altogether from a vertical viewpoint. Sometimes artists take images snapped from the sky in order to give us all a different perspective of our world. Photographer Martin Harvey …

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5 Reasons Why Black Sand Beaches Rock!

Although black sand beaches are generally less known than their white sand beach counterparts, if you are looking to change things up a bit from the typical tropical vacation, they can be a wonderful alternative.  Black sand beaches are volcanic in origin and are formed very differently from their white …

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Cliff Diver Dancing With Death

An unnamed diver’s jump into waters from the top of the towering rock face near Penzance, Cornwall (southwest corner of England) was captured by a photographer. He hurled himself through the air and fell between 96ft – 100ft before landing in just 20ft of water below. Alastair Sopp‘s images snapped …

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Aquatic Gardens

The primary purpose of an aquatic garden is to house, display, or propagate a particular species or variety of aquatic plant as well as to house ornamental fish, in which case the feature will be a fish pond. They are typically small and relatively shallow, generally less than twenty inches …

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Beautiful Night Landscape

Many photographers assume that once the sun goes down, so do the opportunities to take spectacular landscape images. Landscape comprises the visible features of an area of land, including the physical elements of landforms, water bodies such as rivers, lakes and the sea, living elements of land cover including indigenous …