One of the very best ways for most people to get up-close-and-personal with nature these days is to witness the beauty that is Mother Nature in photographs. Professional photographers manage to capture some of the most awe-inspiring and impressive photos of wildlife and plants that the world has ever seen. Not everyone has the opportunity to travel to remote locations across the world, so it’s nice to get a look at everything that is out there with a simple picture. It takes skill and precision timing to capture a hummingbird drinking from a pool of water, or a lightning storm inside an erupting volcano. Here are ten nature photographs you really need to see.
The Kingfisher is an impressive bird specimen known for reaching speeds of up to 25 miles per hour. They fly relatively small distances at a time, and dive into the water to catch their prey.
It takes a massive number of fish to complete a magnificent whirlpool. This photo was taken in Cabo Pulma, which is considered a threatened wildlife habitat today.