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Fantastic Wallpapers That Will Blow Your Desktop Away

We love desktop wallpapers. And we love beautiful ones most. We thought that it would be nice to provide our contributors with some fresh inspiration and our readers with some nice wallpaper update for a lousy Monday.

The wallpapers for this post were selected over a long period of time; they cover mainly nature, abstract and digital art (further collections will be coming if you are interested). We’ve tried to pick only the most beautiful ones and hopefully you won’t be disappointed.

Below we present a showcase of over 50 fantastic wallpapers that will blow your desktop away. Most of them are in HD and will make your desktop look as nifty as it is possible. Because the resolutions are so high, if one doesn’t fit your screen, use your favorite image editor to refine its dimensions.

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Fantastic Wallpapers That Will Blow Your Desktop Away Link

Bird on a branch6. Available in various widescreen, fullscreen, HDTV and dualscreen resolutions.

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Patrick Gunderson’s abstract artworks8
Available in 1920×1080.

Etude9
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Unbrella Sky11
1024×768, 1280×800, 1280×1024, 1440×900

12

Glacier Sunrise13
Available in various full screen and wide screen resolutions – 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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The Dancing Nebula15
1920×1200px.

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Colors and An Animal17
Available in various fullscreen resolutions.

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Guara19
Available in 1920×1200, 2560×1600

20

Strukt21
Available in 1024×640, 2560×1600

22

Serenity23
Available in 1440×900.

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De La Haut25
Available in various fullscreen resolutions.

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Creamy Sky27
Available in various widescreen, fullscreen, HDTV and dualscreen resolutions.

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Chameleon29
Available in various widescreen and fullscreen resolutions.

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something like an astronomer31

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MacBook Pro33
Available in various widescreen, fullscreen, HDTV and dualscreen resolutions.

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Bello Nebula35
Available in the resolution 1920×1200.

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La Solitudine37
Available in the resolution 1680×1050.

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Super Silo39
Available in various resolutions – widescreen, fullscreen and iPhone.

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For A Thousand Years41
Available in 1280×1024, 1440×900, 1680×1050.

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Dreamer43
A beautiful wallpaper created by Henrik Newstream, available in various full screen resolutions.

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Equidistant45
Available in the resolutions 1280×1024, 1440×900, 1680×1050, 1900×1200 and in the iPhone-version.

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Nova47
Available in the resolution 1920×1200.

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Eifel Tower49
Available in the resolution 1600×1200.

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Ee Venn’s wallpaper51
Available in various resolutions – widescreen, fullscreen and iPhone.

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Bokeh
Available in Dual & Single Display Screens (Wide/Full Screen)

Vladstudio’s wallpapers53
Available in various fullscreen resolutions – 1280×1024, 1400×1050, 1600×1200.

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Cosmic Apple55
Available in various wide screen resolutions – 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Let if fly57
Available in various full screen and wide screen resolutions – 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Swan59
Available resolutions: 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Phalanx61
Available in various full screen and wide screen resolutions – 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Autumn63
Available in various full screen and wide screen resolutions – 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Chasing Dreams65
Available in 1920×1080.

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It’s Magic67
Available in 1440×900, 1600×1200, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Influx69
Available in resolutions 1280×1024, 1920×1200 and 2560×1600.

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All Falls Down71
Available in resolutions 1280×800, 1440×900, 1680×1050 and 1920×1200.

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Distorted 7 HD Wallpaper73
Available in 1680×1050

74

Rooster’s Ranch75
Available in 1440×900, designed by Andrea Andrade.

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Electricmanja77
Available in the resolutions 1024×768, 1280×800, 1280×1024, 1440×900, 1680×1050, 1920×1200 and in the iPhone version.

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Photons79
Available in various themes in resolutions 1280×1024, 1600×1200, 1920×1200.

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Korean Star Paper81
Available in the resolution 1920×1200.

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a flower83
Available in various resolutions 1600×1200 and 1920×1200.

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The End, The Tsunami85
Available in 1440×900, 1680×1050, 1920×1200

86

depthCore Heist87
Available in various resolutions – widescreen, fullscreen and iPhone.

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Twizted89
Available in the resolution 2560×1600.

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In a Whisper91
Available in 1280×800

92

Fritrix93
Available in 1280×1224, 1680×1050, 2600×1300

94

Gone Clubbing95
Available in various resolutions: 1920×1200, 1680×1050, 1440×900, 1280×800, but also fullscreen, HDTV and Mobile versions are available.

96

Route 6697
1920×1200

98

The Dope Show99
Available in 1680×1050 (up to)

100

Yellow Silk101
Available in 1680×1050.

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The Lich King (Warcraft)103
HD — 1900×1200

104

Diablo3105
1024×768, 1280×960, 1280×1024, 1280×720, 1280×800, 1440×900, 1600×1200, 1680×1050, 1920×1080, 1920×1200

106

Bulls on Parade107
1100×778, 1920×1200, 1680×1050, 1280×1024, 1280×800, 1024×768

108

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Videogames Remakes Wallpapers109
The French designer

Mikaël Aguirre110 designs remakes of legendary video games such as Mario, Sonic, Gunstar Heroes and others. The wallpaper dimensions are up to 5000×2800 for printing. Incredible pieces of art.
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Footnotes Link

  1. 1 https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2016/11/christmas-wallpaper-calendars-2016/
  2. 2 https://www.smashingmagazine.com/winter-wallpaper/
  3. 3 https://www.smashingmagazine.com/wallpapers/
  4. 4 https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/06/100-creepy-hand-picked-horror-wallpapers/
  5. 5 https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/07/50-remarkable-nature-wallpapers/
  6. 6 http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_beta/details/1819/bird_on_a_branch.html
  7. 7 http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_beta/details/1819/bird_on_a_branch.html
  8. 8 http://www.flickr.com/photos/gunderson/
  9. 9 http://www.flickr.com/photos/gunderson/3051551649/sizes/o/
  10. 10 http://www.flickr.com/photos/gunderson/3007588450/sizes/o/in/set-72157608505526766/
  11. 11 #
  12. 12 #
  13. 13 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/09/hd-wallpaper-glacier-sunrise.html
  14. 14 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/09/hd-wallpaper-glacier-sunrise.html
  15. 15 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/The-Dancing-Nebula-WS-116196286
  16. 16 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/The-Dancing-Nebula-WS-116196286
  17. 17 #
  18. 18 #
  19. 19 http://eamejia.deviantart.com/art/Guara-WallPack-102938886
  20. 20 http://eamejia.deviantart.com/art/Guara-WallPack-102938886
  21. 21 http://www.flickr.com/photos/andreaskoller/2163086771/sizes/o/
  22. 22 http://www.flickr.com/photos/andreaskoller/2163086771/sizes/o/
  23. 23 http://nikander.deviantart.com/art/Serenity-74556648
  24. 24 http://nikander.deviantart.com/art/Serenity-74556648
  25. 25 #
  26. 26 #
  27. 27 http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_beta/details/1794/creamy_sky.html
  28. 28 http://interfacelift.com/wallpaper_beta/details/1794/creamy_sky.html
  29. 29 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/12/chameleon-desktop-background.html
  30. 30 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/12/chameleon-desktop-background.html
  31. 31 http://ravenskar.deviantart.com/art/something-like-an-astronomer-111558725
  32. 32 http://ravenskar.deviantart.com/art/something-like-an-astronomer-111558725
  33. 33 #
  34. 34 #
  35. 35 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/The-Bello-Nebula-WS-113173250
  36. 36 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/The-Bello-Nebula-WS-113173250
  37. 37 http://cocacolagirlie.deviantart.com/art/La-Solitudine-113197753
  38. 38 http://cocacolagirlie.deviantart.com/art/La-Solitudine-113197753
  39. 39 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-41-super-silo
  40. 40 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-41-super-silo
  41. 41 http://vaporization.deviantart.com/art/For-A-Thousand-Years-108907908
  42. 42 http://vaporization.deviantart.com/art/For-A-Thousand-Years-108907908
  43. 43 http://www.wallpapers-room.com/1118/filter/popular/978/
  44. 44 http://www.wallpapers-room.com/1118/filter/popular/978/
  45. 45 #
  46. 46 #
  47. 47 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/Nova-90613471
  48. 48 http://casperium.deviantart.com/art/Nova-90613471
  49. 49 http://www.hdwallpapers.net/travel-wallpapers
  50. 50 http://www.hdwallpapers.net/travel-wallpapers
  51. 51 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-21-0
  52. 52 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-21-0
  53. 53 http://www.vladstudio.com
  54. 54 http://www.vladstudio.com/wallpaper/?squareelephant
  55. 55 http://www.wallpapers-room.com/861/filter/popular/1680x1050/2/
  56. 56 http://www.wallpapers-room.com/861/filter/popular/1680x1050/2/
  57. 57 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/05/let-it-fly-hd-wallpaper.html
  58. 58 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/05/let-it-fly-hd-wallpaper.html
  59. 59 #
  60. 60 #
  61. 61 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/11/phalanx-hd-wallpaper.html
  62. 62 http://www.zixpk.com/2008/11/phalanx-hd-wallpaper.html
  63. 63 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/03/autumn.html
  64. 64 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/03/autumn.html
  65. 65 http://skyway.deviantart.com/art/Chasing-Dreams-107979482
  66. 66 http://skyway.deviantart.com/art/Chasing-Dreams-107979482
  67. 67 http://d4m.deviantart.com/art/Its-Magic-Wallpaper-Pack-90587141
  68. 68 http://d4m.deviantart.com/art/Its-Magic-Wallpaper-Pack-90587141
  69. 69 http://applesactually.deviantart.com/art/Influx-WallpaperPack-112183622
  70. 70 http://applesactually.deviantart.com/art/Influx-WallpaperPack-112183622
  71. 71 http://desk08.customize.org/wallpaper/31/
  72. 72 http://desk08.customize.org/wallpaper/31/
  73. 73 #
  74. 74 #
  75. 75 http://deinha1974.deviantart.com/art/Rooster-s-Ranch-92609916
  76. 76 http://deinha1974.deviantart.com/art/Rooster-s-Ranch-92609916
  77. 77 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-44-electricmanja
  78. 78 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-44-electricmanja
  79. 79 http://tinkupuri.deviantart.com/art/PHOTONS-37029927
  80. 80 http://tinkupuri.deviantart.com/art/PHOTONS-37029927
  81. 81 http://sunira.deviantart.com/art/Korean-Star-Paper-Wallpaper-I-100401856
  82. 82 http://sunira.deviantart.com/art/Korean-Star-Paper-Wallpaper-I-100401856
  83. 83 http://piginpond.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=wallpaper&wr_id=166&page=4
  84. 84 http://piginpond.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=wallpaper&wr_id=166&page=4
  85. 85 http://www.flowgraphic.com/?p=8628#more-8628
  86. 86 http://www.flowgraphic.com/?p=8628#more-8628
  87. 87 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-43-depthcore-heist
  88. 88 http://abduzeedo.com/wallpaper-week-43-depthcore-heist
  89. 89 http://mrcool256.deviantart.com/art/Twizted-118211737
  90. 90 http://mrcool256.deviantart.com/art/Twizted-118211737
  91. 91 http://fc00.deviantart.com/fs44/i/2009/084/5/8/In_A_Whisper_by_Druology.jpg
  92. 92 http://fc00.deviantart.com/fs44/i/2009/084/5/8/In_A_Whisper_by_Druology.jpg
  93. 93 http://brandonwagner.deviantart.com/art/Fritrix-97995829
  94. 94 http://brandonwagner.deviantart.com/art/Fritrix-97995829
  95. 95 #
  96. 96 #
  97. 97 http://2806.deviantart.com/art/Route-66-117654015
  98. 98 http://2806.deviantart.com/art/Route-66-117654015
  99. 99 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/04/dopeshow.html
  100. 100 http://www.zixpk.com/2009/04/dopeshow.html
  101. 101 http://crazyivan969.deviantart.com/art/silk-86403723
  102. 102 http://crazyivan969.deviantart.com/art/silk-86403723
  103. 103 #
  104. 104 #
  105. 105 http://www.ewallpapers.eu/Games/Diablo-3/Diablo-III.html
  106. 106 http://www.ewallpapers.eu/Games/Diablo-3/Diablo-III.html
  107. 107 http://ouwenz.deviantart.com/art/Bulls-on-Parade-117912890
  108. 108 http://ouwenz.deviantart.com/art/Bulls-on-Parade-117912890
  109. 109 http://abduzeedo.com/videogame-remakes-orioto
  110. 110 http://orioto.deviantart.com/
  111. 111 http://orioto.deviantart.com/art/Aquatic-Run-97824569
  112. 112 http://orioto.deviantart.com/art/War-Zone-108312592
  113. 113 http://orioto.deviantart.com/art/Land-Sorrow-112551782
  114. 114 /2009/01/06/100-really-beautiful-iphone-wallpapers/

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  1. 1

    onemorepixel

    May 10, 2009 11:22 pm

    wow really great walls to blow our desktops ;) …

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  2. 2

    i use Flow

    it is great cause i can use it on my duel monitor desktop and my phone!

    -1
  3. 3

    This collection range from horrendous to beautiful.
    But how could any visual professional work with this in front of them?
    But my daughter will love it on her machine…

    -2
  4. 4

    wow great collection!

    -2
  5. 5

    I might say, some of them are nice. I think my favorite is Square Elephant. Very nice concept.

    -1
  6. 6

    Beautiful collection!

    -2
  7. 7

    Many of the wallpapers miss one criteria for a good wallpaper… you can’t see your icons on it.

    -2
  8. 8

    For more awesome wallpapers check out http://WallpaperStock.net and http://Wallpapers.NET

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  9. 9

    Mann ist diese Site kitschig geworden … ich dachte, es wäre ein “Bug”, ist aber anscheinend ein “Feature”

    1
  10. 10

    Really great collection you’ve put together :) thanks for this

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    Andrew Cairns

    May 11, 2009 12:36 am

    These are fantastic!

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  12. 12

    You may change these superlative titles at least when you only present kitsch … “amazing” ?

    I am just amazed about your editorial decisions in the last couple of weeks, are you looking for readers other than designers, may be Tokyo Hotel Fans?

    -1
  13. 13

    mostly rubbish!

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    Blog design Lab

    May 11, 2009 12:49 am

    Awesome ! Thanks ;-)

    -1
  15. 15

    Design-Notes

    May 11, 2009 1:15 am

    Thanks. Its about time to change wallpaper

    -1
  16. 16

    Wow, some really gorgeous examples here! I’m always on the lookout for new wallpapers and this definitely sets me up for the next few weeks!

    1
  17. 17

    wow my desktop already blows when I used one of them. thank you for sharing

    -1
  18. 18

    Pretty nice collection! :)

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  19. 19

    Hmm sorry.. Most of the time not my style. Gonna stick to the calendar wallpapers.

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  20. 20

    Great wallpapers & great post! Thank you for sharing these jewels!

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