Photo Blog

The Photo Blog is MNN’s curated collection of photography and visual art that focuses on everything that makes our world beautiful, strange, and — at times — extraordinarily cute.

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Canopy chameleon ro Furcifer willsii
October 13, 2015, 7:30 a.m.
Photographer uses a painstaking post-processing technique called "hyper focus" to capture the diverse beauty of nature.
A square mile plot in Arizona
October 12, 2015, 6:30 a.m.
In "The Jefferson Grid," mesmerizing satellite images reveal the early land planning efforts of America's founding fathers.
Facial hair enthusiasts at the World Beard And Moustache Championships in Leogang, Austria.
October 9, 2015, 6:30 a.m.
A fascinating glimpse inside the world of freestyle mustache and beard competitions.
The dramatic rise of the supermoon.
October 8, 2015, 6:50 a.m.
Photographer Mark Gee used an extremely long lens to make the moon appear oversized and surreal.
Steampunk dachshund sculpture
October 7, 2015, 6:20 a.m.
Can't bear to throw away that old, broken watch sitting in your sock drawer? Try turning it into a piece of steampunk-inspired art instead!
Brushtail possum
October 6, 2015, 2:41 p.m.
The 4-month-old brushtail possum is thriving thanks to 'round-the-clock veterinary care.
Moscow's 'Circle of Light' festival
October 5, 2015, 5:02 p.m.
The annual 'Circle of Light' festival paints the Russian capital with stunning projection mapping installations.
The Purrtraitist
October 5, 2015, 6:30 a.m.
'The Purrtraitist' follows the country's foremost felines at competitive cat shows across the U.S.
Tofu the red panda struts around her enclosure.
October 2, 2015, 6:30 a.m.
The female cub was born on June 22, and is only just now making her first public appearance.