Archive for the ‘PHOTO’ Category
●Street culture: Bloody marvellous! So much energy – And where ARE the young women? Shopping? How can they not be there!
Photo by homardpayette [Flickr] It’s poetry in motion – Brilliant image Homard Payette! .
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Tags: break dancing, PHOTO, street culture, visual poetry, young men
.. 16 Feb. 19:35 2010 Webcam images – Courtesy of http://www.Kapstadt.de If you click on the images they show up bigger Cape Town’s New Dusk Silhouette: Table Mountain, Lions Head + 2010 stadium If you click on the image you will see it more clearly I’m shocked to see what a massive structure it is […]
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Tags: ARCHITECTURE, CAPE TOWN, CAPE TOWN STADIUM, Environment, FIFA, Lions Head, PHOTO, skyline, STADIUM, sunset, TABLE MOUNTAIN, WEBCAM, world cup
The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR) of Cape Town, Invites you to attend a seminar – “Building Bridges with Cricket: The Legacy of Bob Woolmer” – on Tuesday 30th September 2008 – All are welcome and entry is free. UPDATE: as soon as the transcript of the seminar is ready i will post the link […]
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Tags: Bob Woolmer, Conflict Resolution, Cricket, Helen Moffett, Tim Noakes
●Surf’s up dude! Calling all surfers and lovers of big waves – feast yr eyes on this one – it’s a big one – it’s bleeping terrifying!
Surfer: Greg Long – Photo by Craig Kolesk – curtesy RedBull Photofiles Wave hight – 18-21m [65-70 feet] Dungeons Reef, Hout Bay South Africa – august 08 [click image 2C larger] “Ooooh bleeeeeeeeep!”………….Photo: Chris Burtish – curtesy RedBull Photofiles Wave hight – 18-21m [65-70 feet] Dungeons Reef, Hout Bay South Africa – august 08 [click […]
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Tags: COURAGE, giant waves, hout bay, madness, PHOTO, rights of passage, SCIENCE, SOUTH AFRICA, surfers, surfing
●Beijing China: Finally Olympics begin today @ midday [GMT] – & at last that bleeping torch gets switched off
Photo: The Telegraph – EPA – National Stadium, rehearsal – opening ceremony Architects of stadium: Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron from Switzerland Estimated cost of hosting the China Olympics: $44 billion USD – €28.7 billion EUR – ₤22.6 billion GBP – R330.4 billion ZAR A bargain! In a discussion on a BBC World radio […]
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Tags: ARCHITECTURE, birds nest, CHINA, economics, OLYMPICS, PHOTO, TOURISM
●If you think global warming is depressing – how’s this – pollinators are disappearing in massive numbers – no more fruit & vegetables!
The continuing loss of between 50% and 90% of hive colonies seems a terrifying scenario to me – if fruit and vegetables flowers are not pollinated then they don’t make their fruit and seeds. I’m wondering why there isn’t more noise being made about this. At a push we can live without cars but not […]
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Tags: bees, CCD, global dimming, pollinators, SUSTAINABILITY
A letter of protest to the Japanese Abassador, Akihiko Furuya, mustering indignation at the arrest of Japanese Greenpeace activists in outrageous circumstances. If you’re up with whales and down with thuggish governments, please feel free to send a fax to the embassy.
Filed under: ACTIVISM, ANIMAL RIGHTS, Animals, GREEN, HUMAN RIGHTS, JUSTICE, PHOTO, WORLD | Leave a Comment
Tags: Activists, Corruption, Green Peace, HUMAN RIGHTS, PETITION, PHOTOGRAPHS, PHOTOS, POLITICS, Smuggling, Thugs, Wales, Whale Meat
Zapiro – Brilliant man gives visual spin to what the bleep is going on. update 15.12.2010 Zuma is after Zapiro again – reopened case of 2 yrs ago – see post from then with cartoons that made him sue https://bizlinks.wordpress.com/2008/09/10/zapiro-so-whats-all-the-furore-about-freedom-of-expression-thats-what/ UPDATE – Zapiro’s banned TV Satirical show – ZA News – goes on line! [17.10.09] […]
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Tags: ART, BRILLIANT, CARTOONS, HUMOUR, INSIGHT, MBEKI, POIGNANT, POLITICS, SATIRE, SOUTH AFRICA, ZA News
London, Chelsea Flower Show, silver winner – Designer Jane Button [BBC – Magazine] Now this is the kind of office I’m going to have! [And a gardener to look after it]
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Tags: BBC, BBC MAGAZINE, CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW, GARDEN, HEALTH, HI-TECH OFFICE, RUSH HOUR