Boyhood dream came true; a Czech taxidermist's success story | What's new in Visual Communication? |

At just 13, Radomir Franz already knew he wanted to be a taxidermist.

He credits a boyhood trip to a natural science museum with capturing his imagination. More than three decades later, he's one of central Europe's most sought-after experts in the field — and says he has stuffed animals from every country except, perhaps, Greenland.