20under20 photographer: Greg Ponthus

Greg Ponthus grew up in the countryside of Lyon, where he lived in golden light and grassy hills. At the age of 15, he started shooting people he lived with and is now attending art school in Brussels. Here’s an expressive portrait selection of his brilliant work that’s known for fantastic tonality and emotional content.

The Umbrella Revolution

Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets on Tuesday. For the time being the police has almost completely withdrawn from downtown Admiralty district except for an area around the government HQ.

Mono Monday: Fountains

The flow, the cascading effect, the peaceful sound: Those kinetic landmarks and architectural centerpieces capture our attention and beckon us to snap shots. Take a tour of some of the many fountains worldwide in this photo selection.

Photographer Spotlight: Reuben Wu

From industrial designer to touring musician for Ladytron to exhibiting photographer, Reuben shares his creative experiences. “It’s all about narrative and pace,” he says. And after hundreds of destinations visited and over a dozen years of photo experimentation, he has an amazing oeuvre for us to appreciate.

Flickr Friday: The #ThroughTheLookingGlass Selections

Last Friday we asked you to share your best shot for the #FlickrFriday theme #ThroughTheLookingGlass, and we’ve got a lot of submissions from you with great creativity and imagination. You showed us the reflection of images with interesting distortions, mixed with reality and fantasy, in such different ways.