Photographing a spider's fangs

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Entomologist/photographer Alex Wild explains in Scientific American how he created this absolutely stunning image of a Sydney funnel-web spider at an Australian venom chemistry laboratory:

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Meet the newborn 'miracle baby' panda triplets

A newborn giant panda cub, one of the triplets which were born to giant panda Juxiao, is seen inside an incubator at the Chimelong Safari Park in Guangzhou

These are the first publicly available photographs of newborn giant panda triplets born to giant panda Juxiao inside an incubator at the Chimelong Safari Park in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China.

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Photo series: California trailer park

6 Fine art photographer David Waldorf photographed the residents of a trailer park in Sonoma, California.

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Beach Cat: photos from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool

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Boing Boing reader Simon Turkas captured this "Beach Cat."

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The Dummies' Guide To Cosplay Photography in 2014

Andy Ihnatko’s golden rule about photographing cosplayers: You must never do anything that makes the cosplayer wish you hadn’t taken that photo. Read the rest

Massive whale shark lashed to truck

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A fisher in China's Fujian province hauling home his catch of the day, a giant whale shark that reportedly weighed two tons and was 16 feet long.

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Lightning strike photo

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Lightning caught in the act by BB pal Scott Matthews on Captiva Island, Florida, looking west over the Gulf of Mexico.

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Bowie's "Heroes" outtake cover photos

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David Bowie's Heroes cover art could have been one of these other photos by Masayoshi Sukita.

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Adorable penguin frolicking in Antarctica, a photo from our Flickr Pool

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Photographer, technologist, and Boing Boing reader Christopher Michel shot this wonderful image in Antarctica, and very kindly shared it in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool, which you can also do with any awesome images you shoot.

Mother and daughter humpback whale, a photo from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool

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Mother and daughter humpback whale. A photo captured and shared in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool by reader Christopher Michel.

'In the sun: Season of Summer Light,' a photo from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool

Photo: Toni Ahvenainen


Photo: Toni Ahvenainen

Boing Boing reader Toni Ahvenainen shared this wonderful photo in our Flickr Pool, "In the sun: Season of Summer Light, Week 31, Saturday."

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Soap bubble planets, by Santiago Betancur Z

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Planetary psychedelic space-scapes by Colombian photographer Santiago Betancur Z.

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A starry night sky, from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool

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"All in a Row," a lovely night shot by Diablo_119 of Tacoma, WA, shared in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.

Childhood Lost: the photography of Justyna Neryng

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A photographic series by fine art photographer Justyna Neryng.

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Perfectly-timed photos

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A fantastic collection of photos taken at perfect moments, mostly culled from Reddit.

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