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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Red Fox clay sculpture
December 7, 2016, 12:14 p.m.
Russian artist creates amazingly detailed animals and mythical beasts.
plaid pasta
December 6, 2016, 7:22 a.m.
Inspired by her picky eater son, food writer makes incredibly colorful pasta creations.
A little human-monster interaction in this creation from artist Ben Rubin.
December 5, 2016, 7:14 a.m.
Artist Ben Rubin spends his commute drawing fuzzy blue monsters next to unsuspecting riders.
José Damasceno's 'Untitled' 2016 from Galeria Millan at Art Basel
December 3, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
Top galleries from around the world showcase work alongside up-and-coming artists.
A South Korean haenyeo is dressed and ready to swim for abalone.
December 2, 2016, 6:12 a.m.
The women who free-dive to 65 feet to collect seafood may be the last to take up the trade.
Literature Vs Traffic in Toronto
December 1, 2016, 6:07 a.m.
Fleeting art installation makes a point about cities and traffic congestion.
Snaking Road Drone
November 30, 2016, 7:09 a.m.
Aerial photography site SkyPixel highlights some of the best from 2016.
A comparison of healthy and bleached corals.
November 29, 2016, 11:18 a.m.
Bleached corals are akin to dead canaries in a coal mine — a warning of what's to come if we don't address the threat of climate change.
London Tube map
November 29, 2016, 6:18 a.m.
Put one (or more) of these maps on your wall, and marvel in their practical design.