40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken Sisters pose for the same photo three separate times, years apart. A Russian war veteran kneels beside the tank he spent the war in, now a monument. A Romanian child hands a heart-shaped balloon to riot police during protests against austerity measures in Bucharest. Retired Philadelphia Police Captain Ray Lewis is arrested for participating in the Occupy Wall Street protests in 2011. A monk prays for an elderly man who had died suddenly while waiting for a train in Shanxi Taiyuan, China. A dog named "Leao" sits for a second consecutive day at the grave of her owner, who died in the disastrous landslides near Rio de Janiero on January 15, 2011.
Body Painting by Craig Tracy Article by James Pond I am the owner of Pondly.com / art lover / electrical engineer / software developer / MBA in e-business student. I blog for pleasure and love to share my Internet findings. Time-Traveling photographer goes back to history's most iconic moments to add herself By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 02:50 GMT, 21 April 2013 | Updated: 11:16 GMT, 21 April 2013 Many of us have dreamed of going back in time to see the Beatles or Marilyn Monroe, but one photographer has dialed back the clock (well, at least on celluloid). Flora Borsi, a photographer based out of Budapest, has created a series of photographs dubbed the 'Time Travel Project' that show her in some of the most iconic photos of all time. Borsi and her cellphone can now be seen mixing with the likes of Andy Warhol and Elvis Presley at the height of their fame. The photographer says she was inspired by Charlie Chaplin's film 'The Circus,' and wondered whether with time-travel we could 'capture the most important events and history.'
Crystal River - The most beautiful river on earth [Pics] Cano Cristales - Crystal River. River of five colors, as the locals call it, originates in the south of the mountain chain Macarena, Colombia, and flows eastward to its confluence with the Guayabero river. In the Cano Cristales found five colors: yellow, blue, green, black and red. The Top 75 ‘Pictures of the Day' for 2012 *Update: The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2012 have just been published. Click here to check out the most up-to-date post! After the positive reception from last year’s “Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2011“, the Sifter promised to highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘ at the end of every quarter, eventually culminating in an epic Top 100 for 2012. It’s hard to believe we’re already into the final quarter of 2012.
Untitled Document The world's highest chained carousel, located in Vienna, at a height of 117 meters. Forwarded by Frank Bonansinga Thor's Well a/k/a "the gates of the dungeon" on Cape Perpetua, Oregon. Worst practice in ICT use in education In business and in international development circles, much is made about the potential for 'learning from best practice'. Considerations of the use of educational technologies offer no exception to this impulse. That said, 'best practice' in the education sector is often a rather elusive concept (at best! some informed observers would say it is actually dangerous). The term 'good practice' may be more useful, for in many (if not most) cases and places, learning from and adapting 'good' practices is often much more practical -- and more likely to lead to success.
Created Equal: A Stunning Photo Series Exploring Cultural Difference in America Detroit-born Photographer Mark Laita explores social and cultural clashes between different social backgrounds by juxtaposing people of United States in his stunning series “Created Equal”. By contrasting social inequality, Laita invited the viewers to think about how and why they took these different directions. People born equal but turned out totally different in real life. Mark Laita in his photo series compare different people from all walks of life such as a bank robber and a policeman, a high school dropout and a college graduate, a company president and a janitor etc. It took almost 8 years for Mark Laita to complete the project.
Mogees - Play the World by Bruno Zamborlin We met so many people in the last few weeks, experimenting with new ways to play with Mogees. In Delhi Bruno met Namrata, Kathak dancer, and asked her to play Mogees with her feet. In India we met Murray Molloy, an extraordinary sword swallower who amazed us with his performance! Here an extreme practice performed with Mogees.