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30

Jul

Fantastical portraits bring trees to life
A walk in the woods is transformed into a whimsical wonderland with just a few photo editing tricks.

Meet the ‘cat ladies’ of the metal scene
In her new book ‘Metal Cats,’ photographer Alexandra Crockett reveals the softer, kitty-loving side of metal musicians and their fans.

29

Jul

12 magnificent views of travertine terracesFrom Pamukkale to Mammoth Hot Springs, these geological wonders are worth a look.

12 magnificent views of travertine terraces
From Pamukkale to Mammoth Hot Springs, these geological wonders are worth a look.

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9 of the world’s most extreme lakes
Check out the biggest, deepest saltiest and all-around strangest bodies of water from around the globe.

28

Jul

Fly-fishing for rainbow trout and exceptional views on the Colorado
Arizona photographer Andrew Pielage shares these gorgeous images he captured on a recent fly-fishing trip with his brother (and his brother’s dog, Rusty) to the crystal clear waters of the Colorado River.

26

Jul

30 most beautiful places in the world: See them all up close here.

24

Jul

Photo of the day: Moose at Denali National Park munches on a snack
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Abandoned car cemetery spends years rusting in spooky Belgian forest
Despite the resemblance to a grim doomsday traffic jam, these abandoned cars are in reality parked in an old junkyard on the west side of Chatillon, a small village near Ardennes, Belgium. The rusty retro vehicles have been sitting there for 70 years, plenty of time for the surrounding wilderness to almost overtake them.

Where the wild things aren’t: 8 abandoned zoos and animal parksEerie and unsettling perhaps, but deserted zoos also make for some excellent urban exploration.

Where the wild things aren’t: 8 abandoned zoos and animal parks
Eerie and unsettling perhaps, but deserted zoos also make for some excellent urban exploration.

22

Jul

Photo of the day: A red fox enjoys the sunset from a path at Katmai National Park