The National Museum of National History: Another Look

by Patricia Lowhorn

Images taken at the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum - with a twist. Through the use of unusual viewpoints and/or special effects, my goal is to encourage people to look at these mostly static exhibits in new ways.  Click on any photo to see a larger version.

Copyright information on individual pages.  All rights reserved.  Contact me for technical information, for permission to utilize
 photos for other than personal use, or just to comment on what you see.

Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823-1887), former Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, is considered the founder of the National Museum of Natural History. African elephant American bison Gray fox Brown big-eared bat Canada lynx Arctic fox Jaguar South American tapir Red-necked wallaby Mammal theater African lion Harp seal Walrus Monkfish Coral reef inhabitant Brain coral Coelacanth Common sea fan Brittle star Megalodon jaw Maximilian Ring (w/emerald) Star of Asia sapphire Malachite with azurite Wollastonite-bearing marble Septarian nodule Interstellar diamond dust Iron meteorite Lava columns Tsimshian totem pole, British Columbia Lubber grasshoppers Leaf insect New Guinea walking sticks Orchid Orchid

Back to Photo Galleries Index