Through Their Eyes
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Through Their Eyes
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Nature is filled with possibilities to delight the photographer and plenty of potential to capture a winning shot! This is the premiss for the photo contest ‘A Force of Nature’ sponsored by Focal Press. Wandering outdoors capturing the visual whims and wonder of nature is by itself a noble and satisfying pastime—but when we share our visions with others we celebrate the symphony of a finite world expressed beautifully in one frozen moment.
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Force of Nature Photo Contest
Young Artists display incredible talent and interest in amphibians. View the winners gallery for the Frogs Are Green Kids Art Contest.
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1st Place Winner, Reshma Modi, New Jersey, USA, Frogs Are Green Kids Art Contest, Best of Jersey City #Bestjerseycity #frogart #kidsart #frogs
First Light - Elk, by Thomas D. Mangelsen Escape to nature through the etherial images of Tom Mangelsen. Available as fine art prints, or as a collectors volume: 'The Last Great Wild Places'—a beautiful book for christmas!
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Elk crossing the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park, WY. Pick taken by Thomas Mangelsen, 2014.
First Light - Elk
In teaching our young about the world it helps to expand their view. This image by Aranka Delina Janné aptly titled 'On the top of the world' captures this sentiment beautifully. Source: 500px.
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A bear cub and its mother on top of a cliff. Photo by Aranka Janné: http://goo.gl/eCXz4p
On the top of the world by aranka delina janné on 500px Brown bear and cub
On the top of the world
Close Ups In Nature Photo Contest inspired by the new book by best-selling authors and nature photography pros, John and Barbara Gerlach. Sharing the tips and techniques necessary to successfully photograph the beauty all around you, the book is a must read for camera connoisseur's. Click here for more information and to enter your photo. Good luck!
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Close Up Photography in Nature by John Gerlach http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00LW27CF6/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_KDkKvb12XS7KH
Close Ups In Nature Photo Contest
Picture of a baby chameleon hunting. Our world has visual delights at every corner, but blink and you will miss them!
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Baby chameleon Photo and caption by Mehmet Karaca / National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest --- The photo has been taken while baby chameleon was covered himself with dry leafs for hunting. Baby chameleon took a shot at an insect from his secret place. Taking this kind of shots only possible by using your camera's serial shooter
The photo has been taken while baby chameleon was covered himself with dry leafs for hunting. Baby chameleon took a shot to spider from his secret place. Taking this kind of shots only possible by using your cameras serial shooter. Baby chameleon has really sharp eyes which lets him to see front, and backside at same time. Adult chameleons usually live on the trees, babies are usually on dry plants. They do feed themselves by spiders, instincts, and grasshoppers. Location: Kahramanmaras Turkey
Lioness Has Incredible Interaction With Baby Baboon During Gripping Animal Encounter. This photo-story by Huffington Post captures a rare moment between predator and prey, or as it turned out maternal lioness and motherless baboon. A reminder that every animal is an individual and their behaviours are equally unpredictable.
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La terrible rencontre d'un bébé babouin avec des lions. La fin risque de vous surprendre !
3. chest and tried to suckle ... The lioness was being as gentle as a 350 pound cat can be with a 3 or 4 pound baby baboon Holzwarth wrote that after a more than two-hour ordeal, the lioness had to fend off the sexual advances of some approaching males, which gave the visibly fatigued baboon's father time to snatch him back and scurry up into a tree, out of reach the big cats.
Lioness saves a baby monkey
Incredible moment lioness spares baby baboon after killing his mother and gently NUZZLES it... before the tiny creature is plucked to safety...
The lioness lies down with the baby baboon
Lioness protects baby baboon
Lioness saving baby baboon
After killing the mother of this baby baboon, she protects it from 2 male lions
Amazing Photos of Mammals in Motion: revealing the curious nature and antics of animals.
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Aquí tienes a los finalistas del premio de fotografía Mammal Society Photographer of the Year 2013. http://www.muyinteresante.es/naturaleza/fotos/mammal-society-photographer-of-the-year-2013-5115/mammal2 En este caso, una rata en pleno salto. Espectacular, ¿verdad? #fotografia #naturaleza #nature #photography
Jumping Rat (© Roy Rimmer/The Mammal Society) and other amazing photos of less loved animals
Mammal Society: Photographer of the Year 2013 First place: Jumping Rat by Roy Rimmer 'I caught this rat in a live trap and kept it in a outdoor set I made, the set-up is two metres long and a metre wide made of Perspex, it has a plywood front with holes cut in for my camera and flash guns. I placed two rusty paint cans in the set-up and the rat would leap from one can to the other, I had to use flash to freeze the action'
Pictures: Amazing mammal photo winners
Photography tours offer incredible opportunities to garner knowledge from professionals, in different conditions and environments around the world. When choosing a tour consider the subject matter you want to explore and then seek out an expert in that field, this will benefit your learning in two ways: 1. establishes focus to craft your skills. 2. connects you with a professional in your field of interest. Here is a a short list of exceptional photo opportunities in late 2014 early 2015.
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Red deer (Cervus elaphus) stag in winter pine forest, Cairngorms NP, Scotland. peter cairns
Adventure Photography Tips: 'Shooting into the Sun' by Tim Kemple for National Geographic. *Learn your camera system so you can shoot as under exposed as possible while still keeping visible information in your shadows. *Use the lowest ISO possible on your camera to maximize dynamic range. *Use the sun flare to add depth to the image. *Experiment with fixed lenses that have fewer elements and are less susceptible to lens flare. For more tips visit: adventureblog.nat...
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Photo tips from Iceland, by Tim Kemple
National Geographic has recently posted a series of three photography tips from f-stop's Tim Kemple.
Most Amazing Macro Insect Photography offers a close up view of natures smaller inhabitants. This image of a Panda Ant by Chris Lukhaup mesmerises with minute detail. The Mutillidae are a family of more than 3,000 species of wasps whose wingless females resemble large, hairy ants. Found in Chile. Black and white specimens are sometimes known as panda ants due to their hair coloration resembling that of the Chinese giant panda.
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Strange Animals You Didn’t Know Exist The Panda Ant The Mutillidae are a family of more than 3,000 species of wasps (despite the names) whose wingless females resemble large, hairy ants. Found in Chile, they are known for their extremely painful stings, hence the common name cow killer or cow ant. Black and white specimens are sometimes known as panda ants due to their hair coloration resembling that of the Chinese giant panda.
panda ant... - #pandaant #ants #ant
Photography Tour in the Pantanal (September 9 - 20, 2013). Learn Natures Secrets with 'Master of the Lens' - Daniel J. Cox, as he explores the lush forests of Brazil where the mighty Pantanal teems with life. This beautifully diverse environment offers many riches for the keen eye, but to capture a fleeting moment takes skill and experience. With more than thirty years of wild insight, Natural Exposures will make your 'Adventure in the Amazon' unforgettable!
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2014 Brazil Pantanal Jaguar Wildlife Photo Expedition, July 30 - August 11
2013 Brazil Pantanal Jaguar Wildlife Expedition
The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA is doing an exhibit on Photoshop next year. In this video they interview photographer Stephen Johnson about his early use of the program and thoughts about its evolution and influence on his work. The June 2013 Edition of Stephen's photography newsletter also features a great article on New Work Exploration and a tutorial on Matting and Framing. Discover more at: sjphoto.com
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Photographer Tim Kemple’s Shooting Tips: Skip “Magic Hour” and Wait for the Storm. More wonderful insight from NG, this unexpected advise rewards with visions of unique and striking difference. Read the full article and many more expert tips on National Geographic's Adventure Blog!
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Ultra trail runner Rory Bosio in southern Iceland’s Lakagígar lava fields; Photograph by Tim Kemple
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10 most iconic places to photograph. Jim Richardson from National Geographic Traveler shares his global 'bucket list' of iconic places to photograph. At number 5 Easter Island with its statues evocative of an ancient world. Photo: Tongariki with the long row of moai looming above. See the list in full at NationalGeographi...
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Magical Easter Island...someday...
Easter island. ...definetely on my bucketlist
June 8th is the UN-designated World Oceans Day, and this year the theme is "together we have the power to protect the ocean". NPL has prepared a gallery of images celebrating the riches of the world's oceans and the efforts being made to preserve them. Follow this link to view the collection and learn more about marine conservation!
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Picture of an eastern screech owl by Graham McGeorge, from the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. An impressive eye caught the feathered distinction amidst the hollow, revealing natures talent for camoflage.
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Masters of disguise. The Eastern Screech Owl is seen here doing what they do best. You better have a sharp eye to spot these little birds of prey. #animal #photo #georgia #usa #world
National Geographic Photo of the Month Portrait of an Eastern Screech Owl Photo and caption by Graham McGeorge Masters of disguise. The Eastern Screech Owl is seen here doing what they do best. You better have a sharp eye to spot these little birds of prey. Location: Okefenokee Swamp, Georgia, USA
National Geographic Traveller Photo Contest 2013. Merit Winner Portrait of an Eastern Screech Owl: Photo and caption by Graham McGeorge Masters of disguise. The Eastern Screech Owl is seen here doing what they do best. You better have a sharp eye to spot these little birds of prey. Location: Okefenokee Swamp, Georgia, USA
Spot the screech owl! The Most Spectacular Wildlife Photos From The National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest
Photo of the Month
Send mom to Africa: the spellbinding realism of Pollyanna Pickering’s wildlife paintings bring to life scenes from the wild, capturing expressions of the mother cheetah and her cubs in a limited edition print that tells a story. Inspired by the imagination of a child the piece represents a tale for conservation.
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Mothers' Nature - Wildlife Warriors
Turfed out - Thomas Jensen snapped the moment that a duck hopped up on a branch on which two frogs had been sunning themselves.
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Thomas Jensen registrou o momento em que um pato pula em um galho no qual dois sapos tomavam um banho de sol (Foto: Thomas Jensen).
A winning photo in the journal BMC Ecology's Image Competion. Thomas Jensen snapped the moment that a duck hopped up on a branch on which two frogs had been sunning themselves
De-Stressing Inspiration From Cats And Dogs. Studies have shown owning a pet makes you more likely to be happy and have a better sense of self. This photo collection takes a look at the relaxation powers of our pets - why not give some a try!
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Weekly Wellbeing: De-Stress With Readers' Pictures Of Cute Pets Relaxing (PICTURES)
This visually captivating image of a gorilla walking through butterflies is from NPL's Winter 2013 highlights. Visit the site to see the full collection which includes: photos of rare western lowland gorillas, weird Japanese giant salamanders, endangered Amur leopards, dolphins, penguins, albatrosses, and seabirds from Christmas Island, European wildlife and illustrations of many extinct species.
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WWF-Canon Pic of the Week: Nature Enriches us. It's important that we take the time to remind ourselves of that sometimes! Western lowland gorilla female 'Malui' walking through a cloud of butterflies she has disturbed in Bai Hokou, Dzanga Sangha Special Dense Forest Reserve, Central African Republic.
Winter 2012 Highlights
A picture tells a thousand words: share this stunning image by Ben Hall of a Whooper swan (Cygnus cygnus) in snowfall, and convey the christmas spirit to your loved ones!
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Whooper Swan « Ben Hall Photography
Checkout this feel-good slideshow from the Huffington Post. It features 30 photos of animal parents with their babies - filled with warm moments to inspire your day!
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Chetah mom and kid
Cheetah Mother and cub. Kids....
Nursery Animal Art, BABY CHEETAH PLAYING With Mom Photo, 8 X 10, Baby Animal Photograph, Wildlife, Kids Room Decor, Nursery Wall Art, Safari. $25.00, via Etsy.
Pay attention to me!
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"Mom, Mom, Mom, MOM, MOM!... MOM!!! Do I have your attention now?!" :) Cheetah mother and cub. #cheetah #big #cats #animal #wildlife #nature #photography
Animal Parents And Babies Will Make Your Day Better (PHOTOS)
Thank You for Making #GivingTuesday a Huge Success for Wild Cats! by Panthera Cats. At the start of the 2012 holiday season, on Tuesday, November 27th, Panthera participated in #GivingTuesday - a national day of giving that encourages charitable activities supporting nonprofits. On this day, over $300,000 was donated to Panthera, and every dollar donated has been matched! This means that over $600,000 will now go directly to the field to protect wild cats! Visit www.panthera.org to learn more!
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Baby lion cubs, 💜
Lion cubs wrestling by Panthera Cats on Flickr.
Stage 1 of The Last Desert (Antarctica) 2012 has now concluded with the leaders having covered more than 100 kilometers in the first day under near perfect weather conditions. The terrain consisted of hard packed and slushy snow. Follow your favourite team of adventurers as they take on Antarctica at: www.4deserts.com