http://gty.im/503875433 This week's pic is of the sun rising over salt formations of the Dead Sea. The Dead Sea has a salinity level of 33.7%, which is 8.6 times saltier than the ocean! The water is so dense that it is impossible to sink in the Dead Sea!
http://gty.im/664296440 Wishing everybody a lovely Bonfire night this weekend!
http://gty.im/866109552 This week’s colourful photo is taken from Ladeira Porto Geral in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In popular Mexican culture, ‘La Catrina de los toletes’ is the representation of the skeleton of a lady of high society. She is one of the most popular figures of the Día de los Muertos festival, celebrated at the [...]
http://gty.im/861996440 The UK experienced an eerie red sky this week, due to Storm Ophelia blowing dust from the Sahara Desert. This caused the sun to glow a golden yellow colour!
http://gty.im/452024677 This week's pic was chosen by Michael, and is of a gorgeous autumnal morning at the Chicago Botanic Garden!
http://gty.im/674708268 This week's pic is of a young Kazakh eagle hunter, of the Altai Region in Western Mongolia. These eagle hunters practise a 4000 year old tradition that’s passed from generation to generation, where they tame eagles and use them for hunting.
http://gty.im/848872104 This week's photo, is of the illuminated, dutch-style cabins of Yue Tuo Island Resort, Tangshan, China. The name 'Yue Tuo' comes from the shape of the island, and is composed of long chains of overwater cabins. The island is known to the Chinese as [...]
http://gty.im/850662440 This week was London Fashion Week and here in the studio we feel that this image perfectly sums up the how the eyes of the world turn on London during this famous event.
http://gty.im/842864436 This week's pic is of hot air balloons last week, flying over Nevsehir in Turkey's historical Cappadocia region in eastern Turkey. The hot air balloons start flight in the morning, as the balloons can't fly in the high temperatures it gets to [...]
http://gty.im/562610323 This week's pic is on behalf of the weather heading into autumn. Although officially we are still in summer, the leaves falling from the trees tell us otherwise. The relaxing Autumn picture was taken by iannelson, the shot is of a "Tree lined road in autumn"