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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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.
construction workers in tiramisu
November 28, 2016, 3:28 p.m.
Matteo Stucchi creates elaborate worlds featuring tiny people in dessert landscapes.
closeup of babydoll lamb
November 25, 2016, 2:13 p.m.
These gentle easy keepers are tiny but chock full of personality.
Stephen Smith Natural Resources
November 21, 2016, 12:54 p.m.
From UFO sightings to bears in Finland, these modern maps chart the beautiful and unexpected.
Portrait inside a bottle cap
November 18, 2016, 7:12 a.m.
Artist scratches beautiful, intense profiles into paint-crusted lids.