It’s a Small World After All: The Stunning Secret Life of Snails.

Ukrainian photographer Vyacheslav Mishchenko has some interesting subject. Sure, Anne Geddes is known for her babies and Ansel Adams for his landscapes, but Mishchenko is starting to get known for, uh, snails. That’s right: the talented nature photographer uses macro lenses to capture the strangely beautiful, fascinating world of shelled gastropods.

His unwitting models, in their natural habitats, really changed my perspective on the garden pests. They’re strangely beautiful.

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.
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