The 16th edition of the International Photography Festival in Lodz – Fotofestiwal has just started. As every year, the opening of all main program exhibitions takes place after the results of the Grand Prix Fotofestiwal 2017 competition and Photographic Publication of the Year 2017 are announced.
In this twin set of seven-day scenarios, you'll give yourself an urban base to explore in-depth and from which to branch out into the regions. If you're enticed by the beach and nightlife of Tel Aviv, Israel's Mediterranean metropolis, start there. If you are more motivated by historical or religious interest, make Jerusalem your starting point.
The tiny sultanate of Brunei is just a remnant of a naval empire that once ruled all of Borneo and part of present-day Philippines. Nevertheless, this quiet darussalam (Arabic for 'abode of peace') boasts the largest oilfields in Southeast Asia.
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Merlin Kafka is a freelance photographer and world-traveler originating from Germany and based in the UK. He ventures across the world to capture moments that are as spellbinding as they are beautiful. This world-explored crafts his photographs to feel like they occupy a moment in a distant dream. The desaturated colors, especially, have this effect, and their appearance is reminiscent of vintage photographs from long ago-certainly not of this century. More information at merlinkafka.co
Slovenia-based photographer Filip Eremita wanted to share the most beautiful landscapes of his region. For six years, he photographed during walks, at dawn, during the day or at sunset, the beauty of Balkans mountains. More information at instagram.com/filiperemitaphotography
A girl stands near burning lamps to keep herself warm as she takes part in the "Bol Bom" (Say Shiva) pilgrimage in Kathmandu, Nepal at the end of July 2018. Photo by Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters
https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2018/08/photos-of-the-week-proud-walrus-irate-elephant-jovian-clouds/566735/ In this photograph taken at the end of July 2018, visitors walk along the 150-meter long Cau Vang "Golden Bridge" in the Ba Na Hills near Danang, Vietnam. Nestled in the forested hills of central Vietnam two giant concrete hands emerge from the trees, holding up a glimmering golden bridge crowded with gleeful visitors taking selfies at the country's latest eccentric tourist draw. Photo by Linh Pham / AFP / Getty
Performers lie on transparent boats as they rehearse for a show on the Lijiang River in the middle of July 2018, in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. Photo by Chen Chao / China News Service / VCG via Getty
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The 16th edition of the International Photography Festival in Lodz – Fotofestiwal has just started. As every year, the opening of all main program exhibitions takes place after the results of the Grand Prix Fotofestiwal 2017 competition and Photographic Publication of the Year 2017 are announced.MORE
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