We already had a few ants macro photos in this selection of amazing macro photos of different insects. In the world of insects ants are known as very hard workers and loyal employees. For a colony without question and are willing to lose his head. Their lifestyle and behavior have always fascinated man. The ants were common themes of many photographers.
Photographer Emmanuel Coupe was born 1974 in Paris, France. Studied photography and arts in Greece under Platon Rivelis (1990-1992) and in Los Angeles (1998-2002). He is a participant in the 2011 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest for this photo of frozen lake in Canada. For this series photographer received and the gold award in this year’s PX3 competition.
Each year the International Institute for Species Exploration announces a list of the Top 10 New Species for the preceding calendar year. The Institute’s planet-wide new species include an iron-oxide eating microbe that was discovered forming icicle-shaped “rusticles” on the legendary shipwreck, the Titanic. There’s also a two-meter-long fruit-eating lizard from the Philippines; a cricket that pollinates a rare orchid in the Mascarene Archipelago in the Indian Ocean; a jumping [ Read More ]
A few days ago I got new neighbors – swarm of Honey Bees. Honey bee swarms are a favorite topic of people who make horror movies. Actually, they are one of the most beautiful and interesting phenomena in nature. A swarm starting to issue is a thrilling sight. A swarm may contain from 1,500 to 30,000 bees including, workers, drones, and a queen. Swarming is an instinctive part of the [ Read More ]
Love and loyalty are the words when we talk about two storks from Brodska Varos, Croatia. It all began in 1993 when Stjepan Vokic, a school superintendent in Brodska Varos, found a stork with a hurt wing from a hunter’s bow. He adopted this bird and has since then healed it because the poor stork could obviously no longer fly. He named the stork Malena, and during the whole winter [ Read More ]
Insects – you don’t know if you hate them or not. They can bug you really or scare you, depends on what kind of insect we’re talking about. But they are a part of the nature and you have to admit that they are beautiful close up. Here you can see a selection of several amazing macro photos of different insects. You definitely need a lot of patience to get [ Read More ]
Bernardo and Tomas Medina are 4EyesPhoto, a Houston based father-son photography team. Bernardo’s photography journey expands 30 years; his work has been featured in books, magazines and publications around the world. His son Tomas grew up with his father’s photographic vision and together with vivid imagination they have developed a unique style of photography using these photography tutorials that evokes a sense of awe and wonder in the scenes they [ Read More ]