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Amazing Fungi: Photography by Steve Axford

This mushroom looks like it is right out of Willy Wonka's chocolate room. - Imgur

This mushroom looks like it is right out of Willy Wonka's chocolate room.

Our favorite fungi photographer, Steve Axford, returns from the Australian woods with spectacular new shots of mushrooms, many of which me may have documented for the very first time. See more on Colossal.

culturenlifestyle: “ Steve Axford Captures Strange And Undocumented Australian Fungi Steve Axford is a photographer on a mission to discover a thread of alien fungi, which has never been captured.

Hericium coralloides, a fungi. Photo via wikipedia.

deliciousdimension: “ Hericium is a genus of edible mushrooms in the Hericiaceae family. Species in this genus are white and fleshy and grow on dead or dying wood; fruiting bodies resemble a mass of fragile icicle-like spines that are suspended from.

Fungi mushrooms really like the delicate lines really pretty looking for a mushroom  doodle inspiration

Fungi mushrooms are packed with texture. I have used this image as the texture is very delicate but also very bold at the same time. I like the shape of this image and would I would enjoy incorporating mushrooms or other foods in my art work.

The most powerful hallucinogen on this planet is called love. Highly addictive! You will see and hear things that don’t exist. - Paulo Coehlo

Elegant Pink Mushrooms, so pretty and unusual. I have always loved Pink. I know it's in Vogue right Now, But it's always been my favorite Color. My bedroom furniture as a Girl was all Pink. I had the coolest room. Thanks Mom.

Morel Mushroom (Morchella esculenta var. vulgaris)

another edible delicious morel Morchella esculenta var. vulgaris ~ © Pauline and Ian Wildlife Images

Jack-O-Lantern Mushrooms (Omphalotus Olearius) ~ By Filip Novotný

Omphalotus olearius, commonly known as the jack-o'-lantern mushroom, is a poisonous orange gilled mushroom that to an untrained eye appears similar to some chanterelles. It is notable for its bioluminescent properties.