Here is a Georgia State Trooper in riot gear at a... Permalink for this post Here is a Georgia State Trooper in riot gear at a KKK protest in a north Georgia city back in the 80s. The Trooper is black. Standing in front of him and touching his shield is a curious little boy dressed in a Klan hood and robe. I have stared at this picture and wondered what must have been going through that Trooper’s mind.
Before the Trooper is an innocent child who is being taught to hate him because of the color of his skin. Wudalianchi-National-Park02.jpg (1024×722) Jul09wallpaper-8_1280.jpg (1280×960) Launch_vernacotola_s.jpg from nasa.gov. 20110615TLEKotsiopoulos.jpg (1296×864) 160.jpg (950×633) When a photograph is not just a photograph !! Mcnaught3_kemppainen.jpg (1337×460) Where Children Sleep. James Mollison traveled around the globe and took some incredibly eye-opening photos of children's bedrooms.
He then compiled them into a book, titled Where Children Sleep. Each pair of photographs is accompanied by an extended caption that tells the child's story. The differences between each sleeping space is striking. Mollison was born in Kenya in 1973 and grew up in England. After studying art and design at Oxford Brookes, and later film and photography at Newport School of Art and Design, he moved to Italy to work at Benetton's creative lab, Fabrica. "The project became a vehicle to think about poverty and wealth, about the relationship of children to their possessions, and the power of children – or lack of it – to make decisions about their lives," says Mollison.
Lamine (above), 12, lives in Senegal. Tzvika, nine, lives in an apartment block in Beitar Illit, an Israeli settlement in the West Bank. Indira, seven, lives with her parents, brother, and sister near Kathmandu in Nepal. Dear Photograph. Nature_by_abhishekultimatum.jpg (1280×800) 1941.jpg (410×532) Fullmoonhike.swf. Jens_kolk_naturdokument_marienkaefer_makro.jpg (900×602)
Gozo-malta-diving_27045_990x742.jpg (990×742) SeenAndShared.com. A View Of The US-Mexican Border. 25 Mind-Blowing Aerial Photographs Around the World.
Rano Kau volcano in Rapa Nui National Park, Easter Island, Chile – Photograph by YANN ARTHUS BERTRAND For me, the allure of aerial photography is the unique perspective it gives.
The world feels so different when viewed from above. It always gives me a newfound appreciation for this pale blue dot we call home. In my opinion, there is no better aerial photographer than Yann Arthus Bertrand. His volume of work is incomparable, and he has an incredible eye for the interesting and provocative. 2. Photograph by YANN ARTHUS BERTRAND 3. 4. 5. Born in Paris, France on March 13, 1946, Yann Arthus-Bertrand is a world-renowned photographer specializing in aerial photography. Upon his return to France, he published in 1981 his first book Lions, first release of a series of 80 books. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
YANN ARTHUS-BERTRAND continued… In the 90s, under the patronage of UNESCO, Yann embarked upon his most ambitious project: creating an image bank of the Earth seen from above. Aurora_vetter_900.jpg (900×491) Apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0907/krakatau_fulle_big.jpg. John Hyde. Amazing Places around the world.