Evolution: Amazing Skeleton Photography by Patrick Gries
Titled “Evolution“, this amazing series of photography taken by Luxembourg-born photographer Patrick Gries successfully blurs the boundaries between art and scinece, offering an atypical approach to viewing the evolution of animals. By continuous shooting at the Museum of Natural History in Paris for six months,, Gries took over 250 photos and created this amazing collection. The monochromatic portraits elegantly displaying the construction of each animal’s skeletal makeup, drawing attention to their respective bone structures and the evolutionary similarities between them. Evolution is not only about photography! With the texts written by scientist and documentarian Dr. Jean-Baptiste de Panafieu, this book belongs both to the realm of art as well as science.