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forest crossing.

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Manali mountain range, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Manali mountain range, Himachal Pradesh, India.



The Observatory of Rajah Jey Singh, India, 1860s, photo by Samuel Bourne. The photo shows some of the astronomical instruments which make up the observatory, built by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Jaipur in the early 18th century. They are made of brick rubble plastered with lime. The two figures on the right-hand side give an indication of their scale.

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Looks so different today


1932’s Dynasphere! A one-wheel four-seater. Via British Pathé


Japanese artist Azuma Makoto recently ventured to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert to launch a 50-year-old pine bonsai and a colorful floral arrangement into space. The mission, titled Exobotanica, aimed to explore the transformation of the plants into exobiota (extraterrestrial life) in outer space.


Open Shutter Project Michael Wesely

  • Images 1-3: Museum of Modern Art in New York
  • Images 4-5: Potsdamer Platz in Berlin
  • Image 6: Leipziger Platz in Berlin
  • Image 7: Allianz Arena Football Stadium in Munich

"Since the early 1990s, German photographer Michael Wesely has been inventing and refining techniques for using extremely long camera exposures to take uniquely compelling photographs. Through the use of filters and a very small aperture, yet one that is standard in a professional camera lens, he is able to diminish the amount of light hitting the negative to the point where he can extend the exposure many thousands of times longer than we would ordinarily expect." [via]

Artificial Light by (Fragile Oasis)

July 16, 1969: The Earth photographed by the Apollo 11 crew on their first day in orbit.

(Source: spaceplasma)

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