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If only for a second

This video went viral just recently and, judging by the amount of comments and responses and re-posting, it caught the attention of many. Well deserved attention it is! A really great project which also, I believe, will help raising the … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Mapparium

Photograph by Bob Sacha for National Geographic The Mapparium is a three-story, stained glass globe of the world located at the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Built in 1935, the mapparium has attracted more than 10 million visitors since. The original map … Continue reading

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Lone Acacia Tree

This photo just knocked me off my feet but its stunning beauty… This magnificient landscape was pictured by Bob Bush. A lone acacia tree stands in the burnt sienna sands of the Namibian desert against the rising sun The photo … Continue reading

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Starry, starry night

“Starry Night” is a title for a series of photos taken by a photographer Lee Eunyeol who constructs elaborate light installations in natural surrounding, creating a unique impression that the night sky trickled down on trees, creacked desert or a garden. … Continue reading

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Canyon and Milky Way

This truly incredible photos were taken by a Salt Lake City photographer Royce Bair. He uses digital cameras and what he describes as a ‘copious collection of portable incandescent and flash lighting equipment’ to capture his unique views of the night sky over Utah’s spectacular … Continue reading

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Historic black&white photos of NY

Some time ago the The New York City Municipal Archives just released a database of over 870,000 photos from its collection of more than 2.2 million images of New York throughout the 20th century. Their subjects include daily life, construction, crime, city business, … Continue reading

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Frederick H. Evans “Sea of steps”, circa 1903. Amazing. You could almost feel the hundrends, thousands of steps which were taken up and down, polishing the stones, creating the indents..  

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Paris by Robert Doisneau.

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Robert Doisneau doodle

Robert Doisneau was a French photographer and his “Stolen kiss” (more precisely: “Kiss by the Hôtel de Ville”) is probably one of the most recognized photos ever. Today would be his 100. birthday and I think Google Doodle for the occassion is just … Continue reading

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Bioluminescence (the biological light) in the waves is the product of marine microbes called phytoplankton and now scientists think they know how some of these life-forms create their brilliant blue glow. (via National Geographic) 

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