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Predator-Like Camouflage Instantly Turns Sea Sapphire Invisible

Predator-Like Camouflage Instantly Turns Sea Sapphire Invisible

The male sea sapphire turns itself invisible in a manner that looks similar to that of the Predator in the film series of the same name. The small crustacean has alternating layers of hexagonal material on its back that reflect light...

The male sea sapphire turns itself invisible in a manner that looks similar to that of the Predator in the film series of the same name. The small crustacean has alternating...

This Octopus Is So Adorable That Scientists Might Name It ‘Adorabilis’

This Octopus Is So Adorable That Scientists Might Name It ‘Adorabilis’

This flapjack octopus is so cute that it might officially be named “adorabilis.” Specimens of this unnamed octopus have been collected since 1990; now Stephanie Bush, a postdoctoral researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in California, said that she...

This flapjack octopus is so cute that it might officially be named “adorabilis.” Specimens of this unnamed octopus have been collected since 1990; now Stephanie Bush, a postdoctoral researcher at the...

Amazing Underwater Creatures I Photographed While Diving In Indonesia

Amazing Underwater Creatures I Photographed While Diving In Indonesia

I'm an underwater photographer born in Venezuela and photography is my greatest passion. I have had the chance to dive in wonderful and different places, such as Galapagos, Bahamas, Yucatan Peninsula, Coiba, Bonaire, the Canary Islands and most recently - Indonesia....

I'm an underwater photographer born in Venezuela and photography is my greatest passion. I have had the chance to dive in wonderful and different places, such as Galapagos, Bahamas, Yucatan Peninsula,...

Surreal Animal Sculptures Carrying The World On Their Backs

Surreal Animal Sculptures Carrying The World On Their Backs

Greek mythology maintained that a titan named Atlas held up the earth, but Chinese sculptor Wang Ruilin has a different idea about all that. His powerful and story-like “Dreams” series features beasts of seemingly monolithic proportions that carry the world we...

Greek mythology maintained that a titan named Atlas held up the earth, but Chinese sculptor Wang Ruilin has a different idea about all that. His powerful and story-like “Dreams” series features...

New Realistic 3D Paintings by Keng Lye Painted With Acrylics In Layers Of Resin

New Realistic 3D Paintings by Keng Lye Painted With Acrylics In Layers Of Resin

Talented Singaporean artist Keng Lye, whom we previously wrote about here, is back with more of his stunning fish and aquatic wildlife illusions. Lye's method is a brilliant bit of trickery. By pouring layers of crystal-clear synthetic resin and painting on...

Talented Singaporean artist Keng Lye, whom we previously wrote about here, is back with more of his stunning fish and aquatic wildlife illusions. Lye's method is a brilliant bit of trickery....

Incredible Life-Like Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye

Incredible Life-Like Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye

Singaporean artist Keng Lye has combined beauty and illusion in a masterful way in this amazing work depicting a small octopus in a bowl. The photos look incredibly life-like, as if it's a real, squirming, writhing octopus. Keng Lye achieves this...

Singaporean artist Keng Lye has combined beauty and illusion in a masterful way in this amazing work depicting a small octopus in a bowl. The photos look incredibly life-like, as if...

Photorealistic 3D Paintings of Sea Creatures by Keng Lye

Photorealistic 3D Paintings of Sea Creatures by Keng Lye

The work of Singapore-based artist Keng Lye could easily pass for some nice photos of sea life - except that they're not photos, but three dimensional photorealistic paintings! Keng achieves the 3d effect similarly to 3d printer - he pours a...

The work of Singapore-based artist Keng Lye could easily pass for some nice photos of sea life - except that they're not photos, but three dimensional photorealistic paintings! Keng achieves the...