Tag Archives: animals

African Souls

Manuela Kulpa is a German photographer who photographs animals in captivity across zoos . Through her photographs she wants to show the beauty, richness and importance of our environment and how it is vital to preserve it. In her latest … Continue reading

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Treehoppers – the masters of mimicry

Brazilian treehopper (image credit) Treehoppers are incredible insects that have evolved to adapt in even the harshest of environments. On their backs they sport outgrowths called helmets, which resemble seeds, thorns, leaves, and even ants.

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Wild animals in the streets of Paris

Sophie, Photographe since 2010 sticks her animal portraits in Paris, to create fun and intriguing situations. She thoroughly prepares each installation as each animal must find its place in space, the neighborhood, the street…  A walking elephant, an owl landed … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Night – Photography by Traer Scott

In Nocturne: Creatures of the Night Traer Scott features 42 intimate portraits of nocturnal animals. Scott sets her subjects against dark backgrounds. The result is a “very controlled” and “minimal” look. “I wanted it to feel like the viewer was … Continue reading

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Animals Creation… Illustrated

Fun and creative  illustrations by Ricardo Solis, a Mexican artist based in Guadalajara. From a young age Solis attracted to art and nature, now as a professional artist tries to express in his work the beauty and perfection of both.

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World’s biggest bird nests

Photo: Jofie Lamprecht The nests of social weaver birds are believed to be the largest birds’ nests in the world. Other than providing a hiding place from predators, the gigantic communal nests are also said to be perfect for protecting … Continue reading

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Animal Murals by Fiona Tang

Fiona Tang draws amazing large-scale animal murals that seem to have a life of their own. Tang uses a technique called trompe l’oeil, to create the optical illusion of depth. This technique, combined with Tang’s realistic imagery skills, make for … Continue reading

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Animal Architecture Photography

The vogelkop gardener bowerbird builds an impressive home to attract mates In Animal Architecture, a new book from Abrams, nature photographer Ingo Arndt explores marvels of nature with spectacular imagery, showcasing the complex and elegant structures that animals create both for shelter and … Continue reading

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Not so common pet carriers

Portable Aquarium Fish Bowl by Michal Shabtiali

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Macro Photography of insects by Igor Siwanowicz

Igor Siwanowicz believes that small insects are underrated. As a child he spent hours hunting for spiders and beetles with a microscope. Now as a scientist the world of tiny creatures fascinates him even more. After playing around with a … Continue reading

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