10 Haunting Pictures of Wild Animals at Night. How to Photograph a Tree. Trees are willing subjects—you don't have to worry about catching them in action or getting them in the right mood.
They won't get uncomfortable if you spend hours studying them from every angle at all different times of the day. Does that make them easy to photograph? "In my dreams! " laughs photographer Len Jenshel. Jenshel and his partner Diane Cook have been photographing landscapes together for over 25 years, combining a fine art aesthetic with documentary storytelling.
Here are their tips on how to get the most out of the trees in your life. Research, research, research. When Cook and Jenshel started work on their "Wise Trees" project, the question foremost in their minds was how to make a beautiful photo, but also how best to convey the importance of each tree. For the photograph of Isaac Newton's apple tree, they emailed back and forth with experts to determine when the apples would be at their reddest before falling off. Followed by patience, patience, patience. How this San Francisco food truck keeps diners coming back. With lower overheads and the freedom to move around at will, food trucks are becoming more and more popular across the nation.
It’s an easy way for aspiring restaurateurs to cut their teeth and build a fan base before going all-in on a brick and mortar location. The more successful of these mobile businesses have taken advantage of social media to build their following. The trucks that do it best understand how to use each platform. Twitter provides a non-visual voice for the brand. It’s awesome for specials alerts and to draw customers to the latest locations.Foursquare’s location-based features allows trucks to checkin wherever they are and automatically post the current location to other platforms.Instagram sells the sizzle with well-styled images of artfully-prepared food.Facebook is a clubhouse for converted fans. Phat Thai is a popular Thai food truck seen daily in the SOMA area of San Francisco.
Wanna tuk with us? “Working with Joy has been a pure delight,” says Bobby. Warsan Shire Quotes (Author of Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth) “1.
I’m lonely so I do lonely things 2. Loving you was like going to war; I never came back the same. 3. You hate women, just like your father and his father, so it runs in your blood. 4. I was wandering the derelict car park of your heart looking for a ride home. 5. The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. Game of Thrones has hacked our history. There is no disguising George RR Martin’s sources when he wrote Game of Thrones.
He’s quite open about it. History, he says, is “endlessly fascinating ... the wars and battles and seductions and betrayals ... so many things that you’d be hard pressed to make up”. So, “I don’t make it up; I take it and I file off the serial numbers and I turn it up to 11.” The TV fantasy drama series that shocks and appals in equal measure returns to UK screens on Monday, with millions of fans in eager anticipation. Chief among the historical stories that Martin has turned up to 11 are, of course, the 15th-century Wars of the Roses. There are parallels that can be made between our favourite Game of Thrones characters and their real-life equivalents: Robert Baratheon, for example, bears more than a passing resemblance to King Edward IV – a formidable warrior who had degenerated by his death at the age of 40 into debauchery, inactivity and obesity. Baratheon’s not the only one. “Game of Thrones” recap: More like “Game of Crones” — and the show finally discovers its true heroes.
The following is a recap of the season 6 premiere of “Game of Thrones,” and it contains spoilers galore.
The end of last night’s season six premiere of “Game Of Thrones,” which featured Melisandre (Carice Van Houten) taking off her magical choker to reveal her real, aged body underneath, provides the audience at home with a naked body of a type not seen often by any television audience—that of a naked elderly woman. Melisandre is not even just elderly; she is ancient, a hollowed out near-corpse that is being kept alive just by the fiery magic of the Lord of Light and her own hectic willpower. To quote BuzzFeed’s Rachel Sanders—“the most horrifying reveal the GoT writers can imagine is saggy boobs”—this is an encapsulation of how silly “Game of Thrones” can be when pitching its revelatory moments at the viewer. But I also found it to be an intriguing twist. It’s easy to make jokes about an old naked woman, but seeing Melisandre unmasked and unglamored is to see her truly undone, too.