My newest terrific web find is "Stuck in Customs" 2009 winner of the PhotoBlog Award.
This photography method uses image-layering High-Definition (HDR) techniques. It's a content-heavy site to browse wonderful photographs for budding photographers of all ages. The author-photographer of the site, Trey Ratcliff, has an especially helpful article called "10 Principles of Beautiful Photography."
This one (enhanced) of a lone pine in California was taken on his iPhone:
He gives lots of information on which cameras to use as well. There's a photo here to please everyone. To me they resemble the most beautiful paintings.
Here's a sunset with clouds in Bangkok, Thailand:
Palace near Agra, India:
Here's an informative article at the Tierney Lab page at the New York Times.