Tag: nature

Magical World of Australian Fungi Photographed by Steve Axford

Magical World of Australian Fungi Photographed by Steve Axford   Australia-based photographer Steve Axford loves to travel to the remotest corners of the earth, capturing the lives of people, animals, and most importantly, fungi. His fascinating photographs of the diverse world of fungi seem…

Mystical landscapes and enchanted forests by Ellie Davies

Mystical landscapes and enchanted forests by Ellie Davies   Ellie Davies‘ studio is the forest, creating magical, fairytale-like stills throughout the UK. Davies has been exploring this terrain for the past seven years, attempting to uncover the complex interrelationships between landscape and the individual….

Land Art in Egypt: The Beautiful Geometry of Desert Breath

  Land Art in Egypt: The Beautiful Geometry of Desert Breath Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty has a rival. Enlivening the Sahara Desert sands outside El Gouna in Egypt, the beautiful Desert Breath installation is a mind-blowing example of land art that has attracted art lovers since 1997. Designed…

Great shots on plant survival in hostile environments

Great shots on plant survival in hostile environments In the following examples you will see how will some plants can survive in the most hostile environments. Whether in asphalt or against a stone wall, in the middle of a tire dump or a shipwreck,…

Traveling Landscapes: Miniature Landscapes to Travel by Kathleen Vance

Traveling Landscapes: Miniature Landscapes to Travel by Kathleen Vance As part of her ongoing series titled Traveling Landscapes, New York-based artist Kathleen Vance constructs entire landscapes inside of old steamer trunks and repurposed luggage. Many of the pieces incorporate real running water, soil, and…

Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired By Nature Of Kate McDowell

  Weird Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired by Nature Of Kate McDowell  In her delicate crafted porcelain sculptures conceptual artist Kate McDowell expresses her interpretation of the clash between the natural world and the modern-day environmental impact of industrialized society. The resulting works can be…

Badlands Desert Photographed by Guy Tal

   Badlands Desert Photographed by Guy Tal Photographer Guy Tal captures glimpses of color in the harsh terrain of the American West. Plants in American desert or desert-like areas have evolved to make the most of their challenging environment. In the spring, when they…

28 Magical Paths Begging To Be Walked

Spring In Hallerbos Forest, Belgium Image credits: Kilian Schönberger Rhododendron Tunnel in Reenagross Park, Kenmare Ireland Image credits: Robert Ziegenfuss Autumn In The White Carpathians Image credits: Janek Sedlar Rhododendron Laden Path, Mount Rogers, Virginia, USA Image credits: David Mosner Winter Forest Path, Czech Republic Image credits: Jan Machata…

Shooting Sea Fireflies Lighting Up the Rocks On a Japanese Beach

Shooting Sea Fireflies Lighting Up the Rocks On a Japanese Beach This series of images was made using bio-luminescent shrimp as the blue light source. It was photographed in Okayama, Japan, which is home to these rare and beautiful creatures.  The bio-luminescent shrimp are…

Hand-Drawn Coloring Illustrations By Rafael Araujo

Hand-Drawn Coloring Illustrations By Rafael Araujo Facebook Rafael Araujo  is a Venezuelan architect and illustrator. He uses nothing more than pencils, rulers, compass and protractors to create his incredibly beautiful and accurate reflections of Nature’s brilliance. Rafael’s illustrations highlight the recurrence throughout Nature of…

Artists Enlist Caddisfly Larvae to “Build” Aquatic Cocoons from Gold Gemstones and Pearls

Artists Enlist Caddisfly Larvae to “Build”Jewelry From Gold, Gemstones Humans aren’t the only animals with yen for self-decoration. Caddisfly larvae protect themselves by constructing elaborate armors from gravel, sand, twigs, and other debris, which they “glue” together using excreted silk. The tiny moth-like insects…

Lives of Grass: Living Sculptures by Mathilde Roussel

Lives of Grass: Living Sculptures by Mathilde Roussel French artist Mathilde Roussel creates fantastic “living sculptures” made of recycled metal and fabric filled with soil and wheat grass seeds. “Mathilde Roussel’s work is a sensible and symbolic research about the nature of physical life….

Photographers Captures Close-Up of Fiery-Throated Hummingbird’s

Photographer Captures Close-Up of Fiery-Throated Hummingbird’s   Instagram | Facebook | Flickr 1.2 3 6.7.8.Photographer Jess Findlay and recently captured this amazing shot of a fiery-throated hummingbird while shooting in the Talamanca Mountains in Costa Rica. The image is a result of hundreds of photos taken over…

19th Century ‘Devil’s Bridge’ Uses Its Reflection to Form a Perfect Circle

19th Century ‘Devil’s Bridge’ Uses Its Reflection to Form a Perfect Circle The ‘Devil’s Bridge’ is a 19th-century structure in Kromlauer Park, Germany, that was designed to make a perfect circle with its reflection in the water below. Commissioned in 1860 by the knight…