Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Amazing sky pictures

cahanhero.jpg

In this digital day and advanced age the old adage ‘seeing is believing’ is no longer necessarily true.

And at first glance these photos would appear to be manipulated to an inch of their lives. However, drum roll please, they’re not.

The work of New York-based photographer Eric Cahan, these shots of various idyllic sunrises and sunsets are actually pretty close to reality. A little Photoshop has been used and some colour curves added, but that’s about it.

The vivid, cartoon-like bright hues have been captured by employing coloured resin filters and placing them in front of the camera lens.

To our mind, the evocative shots bring to mind nostalgic summers gone by and half-remembered Cocteau Twins album covers. Either way, we’re mightily impressed.

Related

4-CentralparkHERO.jpg

Amazing Day to Night New York Photos

EdMcGowan1.jpg

Tilt-Shift Photos

Comments

More

Why the new "Tube Chat" badges are an affront to humanity

This has to stop by Dave Fawbert

29 Sep 2016

Brilliant illustrations sum up the struggles of adult life

Some genius art we can all relate to

29 Sep 2016

Viagra coffee is your new favourite stiff drink

Not good at rising in the morning? Then this is for you

29 Sep 2016

Science has finally found a cure to garlic breath

It's about time

28 Sep 2016

Danny Wallace on what to do when you forget someone's name

28 Sep 2016

You can now punch ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli in the face

For a price

28 Sep 2016

If you can survive this interview you can get the best job ever

Sportswear brand is hiring two people to fly around the world and test their gear

28 Sep 2016

Why it's time to stop turning a blind eye to catcallers

by Tom Fordy

28 Sep 2016

Why planet earth needs Tom Hanks

And they say don’t meet your heroes by Joe Ellison

27 Sep 2016

School replaces detention with meditation

Is this the way UK schools should combat errant kids?

27 Sep 2016