Tagged: cities

Urban Photographer of the Year 2013 (20 pictures)

The annual competition run by CBRE, the world’s largest property advisor, is now in its sixth year and is the largest global photography competition of its kind. This year’s competition received over 12,500 photos, a record number, with entrants hailing from 118 countries from the Chilean coast to the deserts of Saudi Arabia.

Kissing Couples of New York City by Matt Weber (14 pictures)

Mark Weber has spent more than 30 years photographing the streets of New York. Although most of his photos deal with the darker side of life in the Big Apple, like poverty, violence, homelessness and the urban struggle, they also capture some of the more tender moments that make it all worth it.

Beautifully 3D Detailed Street Art by DALeast (17 pictures)

DALeast is a 29-year-old Chinese born artist that lives and works in Capetown, South Africa. The artist won’t reveal his true name, but says he has been dedicated to arts ever since he was 3 years old. DALeast spends around half a year traveling around the world and painting his graffiti artworks in different cities, Cape Town, Miami, New York and London’s Brick Lane, as well as his native China.

Beautiful Building-Sized Street Art Portraits by Natalia Rak (13 pictures)

Natalia Rak is an artist and painter from Poland. Born in 1986, she graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz.

A couple of years ago Rak started getting into street art murals, doing larger than life portraits with many taking up the entire sides of buildings. Since 2009, Rak has participated in many group exhibitions and street art festivals.