Photographer Helga Laufey Guðmundsdóttir captures Iceland in these beautiful and sometimes surprising images. I can't pronounce any of their scenic locations, but that just makes the place more mysterious!

Published in Best of the Web

Hougaard Malan is a self-taught photographer whose beautiful homeland of South Africa proved too beautiful not to photograph. Since embarking on his career, Malan has traveled through almost all of South Africa to capture its rich and varied landscape. He tells us how it feels to capture the perfect shot, why he loves bad weather, and why the perfect camera isn't the most important thing in the world.

Published in Rising Star Interviews