You know what you need to do today? Relax. And until you can hit the trail, there’s probably no better way to do it than cracking open your favorite beverage (don’t worry, the boss isn’t looking), settling into a comfy chair (don’t forget to slouch), and letting this timelapse video of fireflies transport you to a cool evening in the woods. Photographer Vincent Brady spent the summer of 2013 taking long-exposure shots of fireflies near lakes and forests in Missouri and Michigan. It’s awesome:
On his website, Brady writes: “Fireflies just bless you with their presence, light up, make love, and call it a life.” We can’t really top that, so we’re not even going to try.