Need an antidote to those apocalyptic scenarios filled with gray skies and scorched earth? Josh Keyes' witty paintings depict a kinder, gentler post-apocalyptic world, where humans have simply vanished, giving fish, fowl, and the occasional bear some elbow room.

[Josh Keyes via Nerdcore]

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS

Sharks and Bears Frolic Through a Post-Human WorldS