For a vivid, make-you-gasp scene, this one sits at the top of my list. Good taxidermy is expressive and fools your senses into believing for an instant that it’s real. This monkey is going to be dinner, and I felt it to my bones.
There’s taxidermy, and there’s taxidermy. Some of the finest, most unusual, large-scale work in the world is displayed at the SCI Annual Hunters’ Convention each year. Get a firsthand look at the taxidermy that awoke my senses and captured my imagination at this year’s show in the photo gallery above.