For Japanese Photographer Miki Asai, There Is a Beautiful World…For Ants.

From her home on Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost big island, doesn’t stage her models.

Michael Harrell is a former staff member and current volunteer at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Federal Way, Washington. A blogger by hobby and social media manager by trade, he continues to teach the faith to ninth graders when he's not busy watching movies or theatre. He loves the Seattle Mariners, and his wife wants you to know he's married. You can follow him on Twitter.