Nature and humankind are both talented artists. Sometimes to a take a truly amazing picture all you need is to wait for them to join forces, push the button on your camera, and voilà! Your creative masterpiece is ready. No digital editing, no tutorials — just luck, inspiration and attention to detail.
Seems too easy? We always back up our theories with facts, so here are 30 stunning photos that seem impossible but are actually 100% real.
He ate everything he could reach!
Smoke from flares released by a C-17 Globemaster III gets caught up by the aircraft’s wingtip vortices, creating a distinctive ’smoke angel’ shape
Lago Matese Caserta, Italy
An Italian beach