Rugged Forests and Soaring Birds Unite Abstracted Landscapes of Iceland and Botswana
Photographer Zack Seckler continues to document the Earth’s surface from above. The New York-based artist travels to a wide range of landscapes, and flies above them in small airplanes to provide a zoomed-out perspective. His abstracted images simultaneously show the unique beauty of each location’s topography, while also highlighting the continuity of our shared planet.
Cyathus aff. striatus
Cyathus striatus / The birdnest fungi here shows the cups before and after they open. The new cups have a “mother of pearl” type sheen to them. Each cup is about 10mm across,
Corn Root c.s.
Zea mays root cross-section showing the endodermis with Casparian strip (red line) and the vascular tissue just inside of it. Prepared slide from Triarch, observed with the 20x objective of an Olympus IX81 microscope.
melanyouth: “ (via dhool): “ Porpita porpita - Blue Button photographed by David Liittschwager ” This is just unbelievably gorgeous, but what does it do? For answers, I turned to wikipedia, which had...