October 25, 2011
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Of all of the Earth's multitude of lifeforms, fungi may get the least respect. Including mushrooms, molds, and yeasts, around 100,000 species have been described to date, yet hundreds of thousands, perhaps even millions, remain unnamed.
Taylor Lockwood, featured here in a Growing Bolder profile, is an American fungi photographer who focuses on capturing the aesthetics of the fungi kingdom while bringing these remarkable organisms broader appeal.
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