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Published by Diana Tula · January 14th 2013

Want to get featured on our blog? Every Monday a theme is announced and you have until Sunday to submit your entry. Upload photos to your 500px profile and leave a comment to this post with the photo links. You may already have a photo that suits or you can see it as a weekly photo challenge. This week's theme was: Teal. For announced new theme and deadline continue reading.

New theme is: Hello Superman

Theme is open to interpretation so get creative, get snapping and post links to photo entries in the comments below. Deadline is January 20th at 12pm (EST).

Every week there's a random draw giveaway, giving a chance to everyone who enters to win 2 months of Awesome membership. This week’s winner is Bele Photography.

Big thanks to everyone who participated!


Best of 2012: Animals

Published by Diana Tula · January 11th 2013

Start your weekend early with twenty Best of 2012 photos in Animal category. To view previously announced categories scroll down the blog and stay tuned for new photos announced daily — there are nine more categories to go. Do you have a favorite animal photo? Share it with us in the comments below.

Humpback Whale Watching by Tony Beck

Sharp and Soft by Steven Ward

Thai Massage by Romain Matteï Photography

Do not disturb by Rafa Irusta

Untitled by Arkom Pimsarn

Time to reflect by Daniel Parent

Observed by Cesar March

Pijama party by Giulio Zanni

Photo Workshop...polar style by David C. Shultz

Garden Hedgehog by Edwin Kats

My joy and recreation by Elke Vogelsang

Japanese Macaque by Tobias Hayashi

Humpbacks in Sunlit Water by Jody MacDonald

Boreal Owl by Peter Krejzl

Curiosity Reloaded by MARIAN Gabriel

Eye to eye by Marc MOL

Drama & Intimacy by Marina Cano

Kingpin by Mike Reyfman

fox in the wild by Ivan Kislov

Close Encounters by Simon Roy


Best of 2012: Street

Published by Diana Tula · January 10th 2013

Street photography holds up a mirror to society, showing to us who we are today or once were and what surrounds us. It often captures a candid single moment or a literal and personal interpretation of reality. Take a walk down the streets and public places with these Best of 2012 photos in Street category.

Greeting by alexander kan

Mischievous Passenger by MJ Scott

Slaughter Day 2 by Miodrag Cakic

These Roads Don't Move by Stephan Geyer

Wet Monday by Colin Templeton

Dhobi - laundry man by Saumalya Ghosh

Stop & Motion by Guib_Did Didier

the violinist by Fokko Muller

Almost closed by Kimhwan SEOULIST

SARAJEVO Ode to Joy by Mirza Ajanovic


Best of 2012: Macro

Published by Diana Tula · January 9th 2013

Day to day we are surrounded by wonderful things that are unseen to the untrained eye or without an assistance of a magnifying glass. With Best photos of 2012 in Macro category we’d like to share with you these tiny and beautiful curiosities. To view previously announced categories scroll down the blog and stay tuned for new photos announced daily.

Fastest Lap : 1 hour 32 minutes 34 seconds by Manuel Cafini

Behold The HUMAN EYE! by Arjun Menon

Autumn-fairy by Wil Mijer

See Ya! by AmishBoy.

Papaver passion by Many Disher

The BIG BLUE by Santi Senarat

Autumn Road by Arief Perdana

Web by Elana Khazina

..In a Dream Land.. by Andreas Karyadi

SPIRAL (Chameleon tail) by POPUMON TiH


Best of 2012: Weirdest

Published by Diana Tula · January 8th 2013

When looking at some photos from 500px a strange feeling creeps over you, as though you have just entered The Twilight Zone. Best of 2012 photos in Weirdest category represent just that. Enjoy...

The Conquistador by Tim Tadder

Where did i put my hand? by Stefan Mueller

lamb-me by Laura Zalenga

unwavered by randy go

Untitled by Lee Jeffries

Wild Cat by Doron Nissim

The Odd Parade by Adrian Sommeling

Push Up Baby by Eric Sahrmann

... by Mark Podrabinek

Tribute to a master by Malcolm Ainsworth


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