• South African Flowers Frozen into Fleeting Arrangements

    20 days ago - By Colossal

    South African photographers Bruce Boyd and Tharien Smith have spent the last two years photographing clusters of brightly colored flowers trapped in blocks of ice. The temporary sculptures are captured underwater, where the ice begins to crack and add further dimension to the floral compositions.
    Flowers are sourced from Cape Town's gardens, hedges, and trees, which are then placed in plastic containers and frozen for three nights. At dawn, Boyd and Smith take the capsules to the nearest stream or pool to begin their photoshoot. “Very few of the frozen arrangements come out perfectly,”...
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  • Photographer Captures Incredible Photo of Sea Lion Trapped in a Whale's Mouth

    Photographer Captures Incredible Photo of Sea Lion Trapped in a Whale's Mouth

    20 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Last month, wildlife photographer Chase Dekker captured an incredible moment on camera. While he was photographing humpback whales lunge feeding on Monterey Bay, he captured the moment when an unlucky sea lion got trapped inside a whale's mouth.
    Dekker has been photographing these kinds of feeding frenzies for years, but he tells PetaPixel that he had never seen anything like this.
    “Typically what happens is the sea lions are at the surface as they don't dive as long and as deep and when the whales start racing up to the surface to lunge and catch the fish, the sea lions can see, hear, and...
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