Meet Hero of the Week Dominika Roseclay

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity. From perfectly arranged interiors to scenic landscape shots,?Dominika Roseclay’s photography?is a minimalist dream. We chatted with the Poland-based photographer to get a window into her world. “I took my first pictures as a teenager,…

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Our Favorite Photos of Everyone’s Favorite Color

The winning shot by Raphael Brasileiro. No one is quite sure why, but?surveys show?that blue tends to take home the prize for universally popular color. Across countries and age ranges, blue is a crowd-pleasing shade. Maybe it’s because we see it so often when we look up to the sky. Or perhaps blue still feels…

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Meet Hero of the Week Thomas Guerin

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity. Today we’re introducing?Thomas Guerin, Pexels Hero and ceramics student. Thomas is currently working towards his master’s degree in ceramics at university in Limoges, France. He first got hooked on photography four years ago. “I…

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What You Need to Know to Make Beautiful Cinemagraphs

Our resident cinemagraph expert and curation team member Lisa Fotios shares her top tips for creating magical cinemagraphs. Read on to grab special Pexels-exclusive discounts for?top cinemagraph software by Ashampoo and Flixel, so you can get started making your own! I love making cinemagraphs because they push you to be more creative—you have to really…

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Meet Hero of the Week Lola Russian

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from?some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity.? This week, we’re introducing Lola Russian, a portrait photographer based in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Lola specializes in?thoughtful portraits that aim to capture her subjects as they really are. “I love photographing people, especially portraits,” she…

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Meet Hero of the Week Madison Inouye

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from?some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity.? This week, we’re catching up with Madison Inouye, freelance graphic designer and photographer. Madison currently lives in Moscow, Idaho, where she works with clients?on projects ranging from brand identity to social media and product photography.…

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Meet Our Newest Hero, Evgeny Tchebotarev, 500px Founder

Evgeny Tchebotarev got his first camera almost 20 years ago, in 2001: an Olympus 3040Z.?He was instantly hooked on photography, soon upgrading to a Canon EOS 30, and publishing a few images in a Toronto magazine. (“I was never that lucky since,” he says.) In 2003, as a university student, Evgeny founded 500px as a…

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Meet Hero of the Week Jonas Ferlin

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from?some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity.? Today we’re?excited to introduce you to Hero of the Week?Jonas Ferlin.?Currently living in Marau, in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Jonas is an IT assistant as well as a talented photographer. Capturing the golden hour…

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Meet Hero of the Week Louis Vizet

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing stories from?some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity.? This week we’re diving into Louis Vizet’s photo world. The French photographer,?who hails from Limoges, is currently studying marketing and communications. Outdoor vistas are a frequent feature of his photography, which is often gorgeously moody.…

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Meet Hero of the Week Lina Kivaka

Welcome to Hero of the Week, an ongoing series sharing?stories from?some of the best photographers in the www.nuy9s.cnmunity.? This week, we’re introducing you to the dreamy, peaceful world of Lina Kivaka’s photography. The London-based creator brings a unique feeling of calm?to her compositions. Lina works not just in photography but also videography and social…

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