A Vampire Squid Stretching
The vampire squid (Vampyroteuthis infernalis) is a small cephalopod found throughout temperate & tropical oceans in extreme deep sea conditions. Unique retractile sensory filaments justify placement in its own order, Vampyromorphida, as it shares similarities with both octopuses and squid.
A feather star swimming. They're crinoids, marine animals that make up the class Crinoidea of the echinoderms. *See NatGeo video & for more information: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/12/swimming-feather-star-video-crinoid-thailand/
Free Printable Seashell Art
I was looking through the Biodiversity Heritage Library website last night and I came across these illustrations of seashells. I thought they were beautiful and that they would make an elegant gallery wall in a bathroom or a beach house. These images are archived from old books and journals, therefore, the color was not ideal. I did some color correction in Photoscape and formatted the images in Powerpoint to be printed on letter or ledger paper for 8' x 10' or 11' x 14' frames. The…
oregon coast and california redwoods // a photographic journal - oh honey bakes
This summer I took my 4 year old son on a camping road trip down the coast, if you follow me on instagram and saw the stories from the trip you’ve already gotten a taste of the incredible beauty we were witness to during that week and a half. We started in Astoria and slowly...Read More »
Patrick Coyne on Instagram: “•Newport Beach Bioluminescence• Last nights bioluminescence in Newport Beach was incredible! So far it’s the brightest I’ve ever seen. My…”
Bioluminescent waves off Newport Beach, California. More likely to occur in conjunction with red tides, caused by dinoflagellates.
Gotas de Mel Turismo | Lua de Mel no Tahiti
TAHITI Famosa pelas suas paisagens paradisíacas, a ilha do Tahiti, também conhecida por Rainha do Pacífico, é a maior da Polinésia Francesa. O Tahiti é conhecido também pelo seu povo alegre e hospitaleiro, guardião de uma cultura exótica, que se manifesta não só em rituais típicos, mas também na arquitetura de palafitas. Quando ir O …