Cover: Octopus embryo by Martyna Lukoseviciute and Dr. Carrie Albertin

Most Amazing Pictures of 2019’s Photomicrography Competition

Most Amazing Pictures of 2019’s Nikon Photomicrography Competition.   Nikon’s annual  Small World photo competition highlights the beautiful elements of nature that can only be seen through the lens of a microscope. Now in its 45th year, the competition drew more than 2,000 entries from scientists in over a hundred countries, which were narrowed to …

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Surrealism and Nature: Hyperrealistic Paintings by Artist Lisa Ericson

Surrealism and Nature: Hyperrealistic Paintings by Artist Lisa Ericson. more Instagram and Facebook Ericson’s work is  titled Supernature at Antler Gallery in Portland.   Lisa Ericson artist & illustrator,paints hyperrealistic images of humorous animals and hybrids. After She made a series of mouserflies, she started a new series of hyperrealistic acrylic paintings where she combines fish with …

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Haunted Animals: Anthropomorphic Illustrations by Jenna Barton

Haunted  Animals: Anthropomorphic Illustrations by Jenna Barton. Twilight fields and haunted pool sheds set the stage for illustrator/designer Jenna Barton’s cryptic visions. Combining watercolor with digital processing, Barton populates her mysterious world with unusual anthropomorphic beasts—a horned saint, a smoke bear, and a shadow dog that revisits the viewer like an unsettling dream. With minimalist …

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New York City’s Pigeons, Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

New York City’s Pigeons, Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before. Facebook | Instagram Andrew Garn loves pigeons. The New York City photographer has captured in his delightful photo book The New York Pigeon: Behind the Feathers, the often disregarded beauty of these birds. Humans and pigeons have a long and storied history. We’ve used pigeons in …

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Adorable Photos Show The Loving Bond Of A Pair Of Pacific Parrotlets

Adorable Photos Show The Loving Bond Of A Pair Of Pacific Parrotlets. More on Facebook|Instagram|Etsy. Photographer Rupa Sutton is an owner of 4 “pocket parrots” – pacific parrotlets. They are tiny and adorable and full of personality. Lovingly Sutton calls them ‘The Floofs’, and this is their photo series that shows just how loving and …

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Cold-blooded Creatures by Matthijs Kuijpers Photography

Cold-blooded Creatures: Matthijs Kuijpers Photography   More info: kickstarter.com | Instagram Matthijs Kuijpers is a Dutch adventurer and photographer. He spent the last 27 years traveling and taking pictures of the most dangerous, surprising and endangered cold blooded animals out there. Matthijs collected his best shots in his first book: Cold Instinct. In order to […]

Amazing Sculptures From Scrap Metal by John Lopez

Amazing Sculptures From Scrap Metal by John Lopez John Lopez, the sculptor who recycles farm machinery parts. Originally from the state of South Dakota, John Lopez is an American artist raised in a ranch, who transforms pieces of scrap into animal sculpture. After starting to carve bronze, our cowboy is now specialized in making iron …

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Meet the giant rodent who gets on with EVERYONE in the animal kingdom

Meet the giant rodent who gets on with EVERYONE in the animal kingdom (GO VEGAN) The capybara is the world's largest rodent, and a highly sociable creature They have been observed bonding with a huge variety of other animals Capybara's can grow to around four foot in length and are semi-aquatic  If the animal kingdom …

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Surrealist and Macabre Sculpture by Rebecca Stevenson

Surrealist and Macabre Sculpture by Rebecca Stevenson. On:Axisweb Rebecca Stevenson is an artist living and working in London. She is best known for her visceral and baroque sculpture in resin and wax. “My work is concerned with the visceral and the sensual. It draws upon anatomical drawing and botanical illustration, but occupies a liminal territory …

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