nature photography


Enter the Dark Scandinavian Wilderness with "Witch in the Woods" Artist Darby Lahger

Lahger’s mystical work conjures images of isolation, tragedy, freedom and escape.


See Flowers in a New Light in This Hallucinatory Photo Series

A photographic series by Maggie West, will change the way you look at your favorite plants.


Photographer Collects Scandinavian Landscapes in Jars

Christoffer Relander uses double exposure to make lush environments look like dioramas.


The Year's Best Nature Photos Send a Striking Environmental Message

Time's almost up for sending your photos to the National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest. Here's the competition.


The Darkness of Night Is this Photographer’s Creative Solace

Capturing the dark majesty of Nordic and European landscapes, Øyestein Aspelund creates pitch-black magic.


The Next Ansel Adams Could Have Taken One of These Photos

Peep the potential winners of NatGeo's Nature Photographer of the Year Contest.


Frozen Flowers Are Your Next Great Rainy-Day Project

For project '0˚C,' flowers, bones, and a head of lettuce get sealed in blocks of ice.


This Photographer Dressed Like a Panda to Snap Candids of Bears in the Wild

These adorable and surreal photos are the result of three years documenting China's panda rewilding facilities.


Bird Flight Patterns Get Captured in Stunning Still Images

For the past five years, Xavi Bou has been hard at work on his 'Ornitographies' photography series.


These Light Paintings Depict Fantastical Angels

Jason D. Page makes spirits and apparitions with extended exposures.


No One Knows What Created This Forest of Deformed Trees

Witchcraft? Snowfall? German photographer Kilian Schönberger made a photo series about the most mysterious forest in Europe.


The King of the Jungle Gets His Medal

Czech artist Murat Sayginer strikes another surreal chord with 72 photo collages of animals.