PHOTOS: What zoo captivity looks like around the world
Zoos are one of the more ethically dodgy areas for conservationists and animal lovers. On the one hand, there are many zoos doing amazing work, acting as the last refuge and hope for critically endangered species. And yet, there are also many zoos that act solely as a business to make money at the expense of caged animals.
Hidden Paradise aka Patrick Hidden - Untitled, 2009 Photography
Tanzania’s Lake Natron calcifies the animals that die in its waters, and Nick Brandt captures them with eerie photographs.
"As if you were on fire from within.
The moon lives in the lining of your skin.”
― Pablo Neruda
Edward Steichen ~ Wind Fire - Thérèse Duncan on the Acropolis, 1921
While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see. Dorothea Lange
Edy Williams in a bikini