Mushrooms, the natural recyclers of our forests, are almost as diverse on their own as the entire animal kingdom.
Photographer Steve Axford, however, is passionate about the world of fungi and shares his visual discoveries with many of his devoted followers.
Leratiomyces sp. / Found in Booyong Reserve, Booyong, NSW
Cyptotrama aspratum or Gold tuft
Cyathus novaezelandiae or Birds Nest Fungi, Tara Ridge
Leratiomyces ceres (Redlead Roundhead)
Luminous fungi (Mycena chlorophos)
Red cup fungi