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Appreciating beauty sometimes is all about a matter of perspective. This fact could not be truer when it comes to appreciating the beauty of Earth’s landscape. From a vantage point from the ground, one can survey many breathtaking panoramas and vistas. However, seen from up in the sky, the earth’s visuals are absolutely stunning and spectacular to behold. Such images of our planet are taken from an outer space perspective daily by The European Space Agency.
The term ‘eye candy’ certainly holds literally true with this collection aptly called Sugar Series. Photographer Emily Blincoe sought to spotlight a number of our favorite treats by sorting out these indulgences arranged in matching colors and hues. After all, who does not crave a chocolate bar or some sweet candy every once in a while?
Daring Swiss diver Franco Banfi recently trekked to the Mato Grosso region of Brazil to shoot these insane close-ups of a massive anaconda snake in its natural habitat. Banfi is a snake enthusiast and can be seen braving it, swimming with a 26-foot anaconda just to get pictures of the slithery beast.
If you happen to have an iPhone, an SLR, or maybe a lens or two lying around that belonged to another camera set, well guess what? They’ve just come up with a gadget that makes all those gear (old and new) complement each other. Call it the Beastgrip, which pretty much functions as a matchmaker for all your older and brand new camera gear.
The sky and the heavens always present themselves as a bundle of wonder. Since the beginning of time, we have been fascinated by everything celestial and have been mesmerized by its splendor. Photographer Sean Goebel is one such stargazer, but who took things a step further. While enrolled at the University of Hawaii as an astronomy graduate student, Goebel took the occasion to produce a breathtaking time-lapse video of the amazing night sky over the Mauna Kea Observatories.