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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Marin County
September 4, 2015, 6 a.m.
​Photographer uses special photography techniques to showcase the surreal beauty of Northern California's trees, meadows and hillsides.
Screencap of amazing Iceland drone video
September 3, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
This breathtaking film condenses an 8-day trip across this land of fire and ice to less than two minutes.
Emergence Dreamer Mask
September 2, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
These beautifully intricate masks are designed to define and represent today's creative generation.
Brandon Seidler's polluted photography
September 1, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
Strangely beautiful photographs of chemical spill sites are exposed to the same chemicals that polluted the area in the first place.
The fabulous junk fashion of Instagram user @daewzii2542
August 30, 2015, 2:07 p.m.
This Instagram sensation knows how to rock palm fronds and coat hangers!
"Going Hand in Hand"
August 28, 2015, 9:23 a.m.
At first glance, you might think these exquisite sculptures are made from wood, but that's the secret.
Dozens of rainbow mandala stones by Elspeth Mclean
August 27, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
For Australian painter Elspeth Mclean, creating art and practicing meditation are one and the same.
A colorful sunset reflects in the water in Anzio, Italy.
August 26, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
Here are a few tips to infuse creativity in your sunset and sunrise photography and make your shots really stand out.
Women crowded by manspreading on the subway
August 25, 2015, 8:20 a.m.
A public radio station decides the stock photo universe is lacking in one important area.