PIT BULLS - 
Sophie Gamand is hoping her new photo series will help people see pit bulls as dogs who embody the “power of love and the softness of flowers.”
"They are always photographed, it seems, in very urban settings or visual styles: harsh light, sharp images, hard, gritty," she says. "I wanted to explore the other side of the spectrum and portray pit bulls in an unexpected way."

These Photos Will Turn Everything You Think About Pit Bulls Upside Down http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/05/sophie-gamand-pit-bulls_n_5652006.html
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PIT BULLS - 
Sophie Gamand is hoping her new photo series will help people see pit bulls as dogs who embody the “power of love and the softness of flowers.”
"They are always photographed, it seems, in very urban settings or visual styles: harsh light, sharp images, hard, gritty," she says. "I wanted to explore the other side of the spectrum and portray pit bulls in an unexpected way."

These Photos Will Turn Everything You Think About Pit Bulls Upside Down http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/05/sophie-gamand-pit-bulls_n_5652006.html
The Huffington Post  
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PIT BULLS - 

Sophie Gamand is hoping her new photo series will help people see pit bulls as dogs who embody the “power of love and the softness of flowers.”

"They are always photographed, it seems, in very urban settings or visual styles: harsh light, sharp images, hard, gritty," she says. "I wanted to explore the other side of the spectrum and portray pit bulls in an unexpected way."

These Photos Will Turn Everything You Think About Pit Bulls Upside Down http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/05/sophie-gamand-pit-bulls_n_5652006.html

 

Hawa Mahal Palace

Palace of the Winds, India
Photograph by Ruzely Abdullah, National Geographic Your Shot

A woman stands in front of the pink sandstone walls of Hawa Mahal, or “Palace of the Winds,” in Jaipur, India.

Hawa Mahal Palace

Palace of the Winds, India

Photograph by Ruzely Abdullah, National Geographic Your Shot

A woman stands in front of the pink sandstone walls of Hawa Mahal, or “Palace of the Winds,” in Jaipur, India.



Giant trees on this Sequoia National Forest ridgeline are dwarfed by the majestic Milky Way arcing above it. - 


Gavin Heffernan
Giant trees on this Sequoia National Forest ridgeline are dwarfed by the majestic Milky Way arcing above it. - 

Gavin Heffernan

“Work is about a search for daily meaning as well as daily bread, for recognition as well as cash, for astonishment rather than torpor; in short, for a sort of life rather than a Monday through Friday sort of dying.


Studs Terkel”