Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A Few Fine Photos



‘Buffaloes and stars’. This picture, taken at Zimanga game reserve in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, used an in-camera multiple exposure, with the first lit for the buffaloes and the second focused on the stars
Photograph: Andreas Hemb


‘Diamond-dust.’ A picture taken in Nagano-ken, Japan, at an altitude of about 1,700 metres. Diamond dust can be seen on only a few occasions during the cold season
Photograph: Masayasu Sakuma


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Revellers from the Mangueira samba school perform on the second night of the carnival at the Sambadrome
Photograph: Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images


Bristol, England
Crows pick at deer as they graze in Ashton Court estate, near Bristol, on a frosty morning
Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA


Verden an der Aller, Germany
A cow is prepared for its portrait during a dairy beauty pageant. About 200 cows compete in 18 different categories
Photograph: Carmen Jaspersen/AFP/Getty Images


Budapest, Hungary
A push me pull you? Giraffe calves in the Savannah House of Budapest Zoo, home to nine giraffes, the latest of which were twins born on February 15th
Photograph: Attila Kovacs/EPA


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