The Eye in the Arch

We are so grateful to our Biofriendly Planet readers as someone reached out and let us know that this image was taken by photographer Zach Cooley. We couldn’t help but marvel at this stunning photo of a seemingly omniscient eye watching over Earth, which was achieved over two nights of single shots and double exposures. […]

Marbled Orb-weaver

As we continue into the fall, the Marbled Orb-weaver (Araneus marmoreus) is the perfect example of nature’s autumnal color palette. This species of spider is sometimes called the pumpkin spider and for good reason. This plump arachnid is found throughout all of Canada to Alaska, the northern Rockies, from North Dakota to Texas, and then east to the Atlantic, as […]

Nature's Color Palette

Nature’s Color Palette

A breathtaking aerial shot from above Broome, Western Australia by photographer Ryan Chatfield. Looking at the individual layers of color side-by-side gives us a glimpse at how truly magical our planet can be.

Changing colors

Changing Colors

It’s that time of year again. The time when the weather begins to cool and the changing colors on the leaves of nearby trees signifies the season at hand. So, today’s Image of the Day goes to these beautiful autumn leaves in all different colors…greens, yellows, oranges and reds. Isn’t nature grand?! Image by Jennifer […]

Autumn leaves

Autumn Leaves

With the arrival of the Autumn Equinox on Saturday, we thought today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day should go to this lovely photo highlighting the various colors (reds, oranges, yellows, purples) and extreme beauty nature offers in its fall leaves. Image by Ozma | Used with permission via the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.