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DESIGN | 2 Years Ago By Diana Adams
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Photography: The Most Beautiful Snakes In The World

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

I’ve been finding some really neat photography lately, and it’s quickly becoming one of my favorite topics to write about. When I saw this series of photographs called “Serpent Still Lifes,” I was mesmerized. How could a photographer get so close to so many live snakes and take such interesting shots? What is that process like?

These particular photographs, which can be found on National Geographic, were taken by photographer Guido Mocafico. His goal with this series was not to take the best photographs or to capture the best colors. His goal was instead to explore that crossroads of human emotions when we see an animal that both frightens and fascinates us.

Through this work, he has learned to face his own fears about snakes. Each photography session takes around 45 minutes. You can’t see it in these pictures, but the snakes are in a clear plastic-sided box. Guido stands about two feet above the box to take the pictures. Although he has learned a lot about snakes in the process, he says that he’s learned more from watching the way people react when they are close to them. In the photographs below, you will see many different snake species including Western Green Mambas, Bush Vipers, Copperheads, California King Snakes, Rhinoceros Rat Snakes, Boa Constrictor Imperators, Pythons and many more. These photographs are so stunning to me. I think I’m going to unofficially declare these the most beautiful snakes in the world.

Serpent Still Life Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Life Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photography

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

Serpent Still Lifes Photographs

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Author: Diana Adams


Diana has a passion for blogging and has written over 4,000 articles on Bit Rebels. In addition to being a writer, she is a seasoned editor who also loves to sell online advertising in creative ways. You can usually find Diana working in her home office in Atlanta or sitting in the corner of a downtown Starbucks somewhere with her mobile devices in one hand and a Grande Caramel Macchiato in the other. She loves Star Wars, hot chicken wings, and nice people. You can reach Diana at adamsconsulting3@gmail.com

2 Comments

salah

February 8th, 2013

Best. Snekes. I ever.

[Reply]

Kaguya Kimimaru

October 6th, 2013

so great

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