Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 7th, 2013
This week’s pick for Nature Photo of the Week goes to Flickr photographer chicagotarra for this bright and cheerful shot of tulips in Philadelphia. Between the sunlight and yellow petals, these flowers remind me of light bulbs — they appear to be lit from within. Such a beautiful sight!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 31st, 2013
Talk about a spectacular view! We’d give anything to be here right now, soaking in the majestic view of the Twelve Apostles at the Port Campbell National Park in Australia. Many thanks to Flickr Photographer DerbyBalboa for at least virtually taking us there with this stunning photograph!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 16th, 2013
You’ll feel like you’re on a virtual vacation when you look at our Nature Photo of the Week. This breathtaking photo was captured the morning after a big storm at Big Sur, California.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 10th, 2013
What a great capture! Flickr photographer carolynpepper caught these three Mergansers at just the right moment, perfectly in sync on Lake Vermillion in Minnesota. Thanks for sharing your image through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 2nd, 2013
We are wowed by the juxtaposition of this photograph: dark craggly rock in the foreground against the clear, bright blue skies. Flickr photographer rajalqadar captured this stunning image of the Almafi Coast in Italy.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 26th, 2013
There are a lot of beautiful sights in nature — colorful flowers, lush forests, glowing sunsets — but as this duck has learned, sometimes the most beautiful things are right in from of your face! We adore this photograph by Flickr photographer Rich Seeley of this curious Mandarin.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 18th, 2013
Who’s up for a game of Jenga? We’re having a little fun with our Nature Photo of the Week. Robert Park Photography captured this spectacular image of Utah’s Bryce Canyon National Park at sunrise — careful, no one move!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 12th, 2013
Take a mirrored lake, add in fiery orange larches, a vivid blue sky and and you’ve got yourself the perfect formula for a stunning photograph. Thanks to Flickr photographer mountains43 for sharing this photo through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 2nd, 2013
With a red forehead, loooong neck and prehistoric-looking features, the sandhill crane is one cool-looking bird. Flickr photographer Desert Horse shared this image of sandhill crane buddies through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 22nd, 2013
The contrast between the bright, glowing rocks and ominous black sky make for one spectacular shot. Flickr photographer exerda took this image at Goblin Valley, Utah and shared it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. Thank you!