Posts from the ‘pictures of animals’ Category
Birds, fishes and echinoderms of Chia, Sardegna, Italy. Pictures shot with Olympus TG-1. Click each picture to zoom in.
This is the last episode of a short underwater series. Pictures were shot in the following locations: Cape Malfatano, Tuerredda beach, Cala Cipolla, Su Giudeu beach, Dead Cove, Chia Sa Colonia beach and Nora.
Friends and foes met in the shallow waters of Chia, Nora and Capo Malfatano, Sardegna, Italy. Click each picture to zoom in.
The sea slug Felimare picta
The jelly fish Pelagia noctiluca
The sea star Echinaster sepositus
The stingray Dasyatis pastinaca
The fried egg jelly fish Cotylorhiza tuberculata
The Mediterranean moray Muraena helena
Pictures shot with Olympus TG-1.
Red is the lucky color in China. And it is the only way to fight back Nian, the mythological man-eater beasts living under mountains and seas. From red flags to red wedding dresses, the red color in China paints whatever brings luck and power. Including the rare and very expensive Arowana / dragon fishes, with their red, coin-shaped scales.
This post is part of the reportage Detour to China. Click each picture to enlarge.
Once more I walked down to the village from the high pastures
They adorned my head with flowers and pine trees for the parade
Thrill is in the air, everybody is positioned, the show can start!
Folklore music first.
I am so eagerly waiting for the response …
Who will be the lucky one chosen as Queen of the Cows 2017 ?