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Hooves in the Water: Swimming Pigs and Diving Horses

Apropos of nothing in particular, today we have a collection of images of hoofed mammals swimming and splashing about. Paddling pigs, diving horses, leaping bulls, lunging hippos, racing piglets, wading camels, soaking buffaloes, dripping moose, and more.

Swimming Pools

Be soothed and comforted by these tiny harvest mice nestling in tulips

It being Sunday morning, how about some peaceful content so soothe even the most stressful of hangovers?<p>Lie back and appreciate the pureness of these …

Photography Tips

Photos of Cats Doing Martial Arts

Hisakata Hiroyuki is a Japanese photographer who has focused his career on a rather unusual subject matter: action photos of cats that make them look …

Photo of the Day: Best of Animals

Every day, we feature an image chosen from thousands submitted to our photo community, Your Shot. Here are some wildlife highlights.<p>National Geographic is famous throughout the world for the caliber of its wildlife photography. Our editors at Your Shot regularly receive stunning animal pictures …

Nature

Penguins’ sunrise march as they head for an early-morning swim

<b>If you love penguins, you need to check out these amazing photos.</b><p>They show a squad of king penguins marching out to sea in front of a beautiful …

Saltwater

I Photograph Big Cats Roaring

I photographing 10 years this Roaring big cats.

9 incredible images from the world’s leading wildlife photographer, David Yarrow

Whether he is tracking bull elephants in the dustbowls of Kenya, or staring down a black leopard on the plains of South Africa, world-leading …

Photographers spends years photographing rats to break the stereotypes about them

What’s your first thought when you think of rats? Filthy? Contagious? Dangerous? Well, there is a lot beyond that, and these rodents hide a lot of …

Nap Attack: 23 Photos of Cuddly Creatures

The week has just begun and we already have a case of the “Mondays” at ISO. All we wanna do is cuddle up and go back to bed, but instead of snoozing …

Photography

After Years of Neglect, One Dog Becomes a Photographer’s Muse

Photographer Troy Moth has the life he always dreamt of as a teenager, and he shares it with his rescue dog. Together, he and Nikita the dog have …

The Photographer Who Shoots Wildlife in European Cities

Bristol, UK-based Sam Hobson is a wildlife photographer with a difference from others: he primarily shoots wildlife that he can find in and around</i> …

Wildlife

I’ve Been Shooting Wild Squirrels For 4 Years And They Finally Shot Me Back

4 years ago I started photographing wild red squirrels. In those early years I captured squirrels behind a camera shooting birds and nature, but this …

How to photograph your dog like a pro

<b>Capturing a dog’s true character requires teamwork, accurate focusing and a good supply of squeaky toys, says Andy Biggar. Here's how to photograph</b> …

10+ Hairless Cat Photos That Will Remind You Of Aliens

In 2013, Catalan photographer Alicia Rius discovered the hairless cats (Sphynx) and since then, they became her obsession. She would look for cat …

23 Photos of Adorable Animal Brothers & Sisters

Babies and animals can be tricky subjects to photograph, so imagine the challenge of photographing baby animals. We have to hand it to the wildlife …

Cute

How To Cut Carbs For Weight Loss

Carbohydrates are one of the most confusing aspects of nutrition. I say this as a dietitian who has helped countless clients lose weight. And I understand the confusion.<p>First you hear that you should eat fewer carbohydrates (or none at all!) and then you hear that you should eat more. On top of the …

Nutrition

Under-Horse, A Remarkable Photo Series Capturing the Rarely Seen Beauty of Horses From Under Glass

Lithuanian photographer Andrius Burba, who previously captured the soft bellies of cats from under a glass table has expanded the very same idea to …

Photographer Captures the Enchanting Spirit of a Photogenic Fox in the Woods

A fox’s persona always seems to have an air of mystery about it, so it’s no wonder we’re continually fascinated by these creatures. Iza Łysoń captures their alluring spirit with her stunning fox photography. The 19-year-old creative, who’s currently a student of neurobiology, has been honing her …

You won't recognize these dogs after their extreme haircuts

Photographer captures serious transformations after Japanese dog grooming.<p>You know that feeling after you get a haircut when you don't quite …

The best banh mi in Chicago

One of Vietnam’s finest culinary exports is the banh mi, an infinitely-versatile sandwich typically comprising a crackly rice flour baguette (an …

Bale

Photo series celebrates hard-working cats on the job

There’s one way to improve absolutely every place: a cat.<p>Think about it.<p>When you go to the shops, the experience would be significantly improved if …

Pets

5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

How to Develop Black & White Film for Extreme Contrast and Detail

The world of analog photography surprises me a bit more every day! I recently read about a technique called Stand Development, so I have decided to …

Film Photography

25 Animals Who Have Mastered the Art of Taking the Perfect Selfie

The term <i>selfie</i> hasn’t been around for that long, but it’s already deeply ingrained into our society. A selfie is one way to show off your impeccable fashion, as well as proof that you did something (or met someone) cool. It’s even turned into a viable career option for a few lucky people—Kim …

How I Turned My Camera-Shy Rescue Dog Into A Confident Photo Model

People often ask me how it’s possible my dogs pose so patiently for my camera. My three rescue dogs are conditioned to know that photos mean fun and …

Siblings

Woodland creatures build snowmen, toss snowballs in photographer's winter playground

Russian photographer Vadim Trunov is known for his captivating photos of wildlife. When the snow falls, Trunov takes to the great outdoors to capture …

‘Flying Dogs’ Have the Time of Their Lives

It all started with a dog named Flinn and his frisbee. His owner, photographer Julia Christe, set out to capture in an instant the unbridled joy of …

Joel Sartore: The man who takes studio photos of endangered species

<b>American wildlife photographer Joel Sartore is fighting to save endangered species by making us fall in love with them.</b><p>Joel Sartore had been a National Geographic wildlife photographer for 15 years when his wife, Kathy, was diagnosed with breast cancer. With three young children at home, he took a …