National Geographic/David Liittschwager: One Cubic Foot

National Geographic photographer David Liittschwager documents life in one cubic foot.

Published on Jan 27, 2010

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For its February issue, National Geographic commissioned photographer David Liittschwager to document life in "one cubic foot." Liittschwager planted a 12-inch cubic green metal frame at various sites around the globe-from Central Park to Moorea, for three weeks at a time, photographing each creature that passed through its bounds. The result was this interactive photogallery of more than a thousand organisms, and a simultaneously broad and closeup view of the world's biodiversity.

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Jan 27, 2010
National Geographic/David Liittschwager
David Liitschwager
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