Contest: Incredible Winners of the BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

“Taking Center Stage” by Audun Rikardsen, Grand Prize Winner.While the beauty of Norway’s spectacular northern coastline might be lost on this male black grouse (Tetrao tetrix), the prime vantage point offered by its perch is certainly not. For a ground-dwelling bird known for exuberant territorial displays during the breeding season, what better place to see […]

Read More

Art: Artist Uses Japanese Art of Kintsugi to Turn Cracked Eggshells into Delicate Works of Art

Translated to “golden joinery,” Kintsugi is the art of repairing cracked pottery with glistening seams of gold. Though the practice dates back to the 15th century, contemporary artists are constantly finding new ways to reimagine the centuries-old craft, from pieced-together pavements to patchwork chopstick holders. One adaptation that captures the symbolic spirit of the practice is Kintsugi Eggshells, an ongoing collection […]

Read More

Interview: Interview: Photographer Opens Museum to Preserve Legacy of Vietnam’s Ethnic Tribes

M’nông ethnic tribe For many years, French photographer Réhahn has called Vietnam home. And over the past 7 years, he has worked diligently to do his part in preserving the legacy of the country’s diverse ethnic tribes. For his Precious Heritage project, Réhahn is on a mission to photograph all 54 of Vietnam’s recognized ethnic groups and […]

Read More