Sometimes we get so caught up in our daily routines and day-to-day lives that we forget to notice the small things and natural beauty that surrounds us. We tend to forget how magical it can be and that it's the best place to escape to when life is hard as it gives us peace of mind. Luckily, from time to time, various artists remind us of its magic and beauty, and this artist does it perfectly with his stunning pictures!

Martijn Schrijver is a 40-year-old digital artist from Amsterdam, the Netherlands who finds his peace of mind and inspiration in the beauty of nature. He creates surreal photo manipulations that combine wildlife with beautiful landscapes of nature. His amazing photos show how glorious and majestic nature can be and that we shouldn't take it for granted. From giant rhinos forming a stunning rock to an elephant spraying water like a waterfall, Martijn invites us to step inside his magical world inspired by the beauty of nature.

"My creative ideas come from nature and I like to create various surreal and humorous photo manipulations, like incorporating wild animals into landscapes. I love to see nature photos and come up with surreal ideas and make it "real" with photo editing" - says the artist about his unique artworks.

More info: Instagram | Etsy

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Night Owl
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1 year ago

Cute <3

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Jeroen Dijkermans
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1 year ago

Love it!

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Is that Atreyu from the NeverEnding Story?

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ƒιѕн
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1 year ago

Beautiful

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Smiley Rie
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1 year ago

Sadly these kinds of pics may be the only way future generations see these beautiful animals - this one sends a really poignant message about that

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Pamela Scott
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1 year ago

Hope that is not a hungry hippo!

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Laur 24
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1 year ago

speedy cheeta

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Night Owl
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1 year ago

This one reminds me of a cartoon

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Cocoa panda
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1 year ago

This is my favorite

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Cocoa panda
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1 year ago

I love how it looks so bored with everything

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Wedgie: "an uncomfortable tightening of the underpants between the buttocks, typically produced when someone pulls the underpants up from the back as a prank."

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Smiley Rie
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1 year ago

I feel like he's about to wake up & shake off the pesky humans on his head

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Night Owl
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1 year ago

Very elegant

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Cocoa panda
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1 year ago

What is this one?

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ƒιѕн
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1 year ago

Beautifully done, I never think of a jungle when picturing a camel.

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Bob Ross Crab
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1 year ago

Rhino town!

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LoveWinz
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1 year ago

So cool!

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Night Owl
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1 year ago (edited)

This one is sad

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LoveWinz
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1 year ago

This is making my brain hurt XD

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Paul Lund
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1 year ago

Forget Angry birds, Angry elephants are so much better.

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SykesDaMan
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1 year ago

Ice age? :)

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LoveWinz
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1 year ago

Whoa O.O

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Reminds me of one of those trippy black-light posters people would hang in their first apartment.

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LoveWinz
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1 year ago

Omg I think I found the new source of my nightmares

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Cocoa panda
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1 year ago

Up: reimagined

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Bri Liang
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1 year ago

oh my

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nala simba
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1 year ago

Cactussssss!

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Poor elephant, don't think he made it

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Smiley Rie
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1 year ago

"it's really stuck in there hey - can you see it? Right at the very back..."

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LoveWinz
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1 year ago

aNd hiS NAmE iS JohN cENa!!!

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Bri Liang
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1 year ago

if those plants were like this, they would be EVERYWHERE in my house

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Duck got stuck

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Walter Cheego
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1 year ago

Girl: "Now where is that elephant hiding?"

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Tamara Rose
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1 year ago

He shoots he scores!

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Ahnnah Newell
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1 year ago

Awesome photoshop!