Polymaps by Aaron Strope copewho generated Flickr Shapetiles from geotagged Flickr photos, which have up to six associated Where On Earth (WOE) IDs. These identifiers correspond to the hierarchy of places where a photo was taken: the neighbourhood, the town, the county, and so on up to continents. If you draw an outline around all the locations for a given WOE entity, you infer an approximate shape of that place.
too much of everything
never enough time
less is more
Tony Hayward BP CEO.
a dead fish means ‘there’s something suspicious, something wrong’- Dictionary of American Regional English
“In their effort to clean up the oil, BP sets fires on the surface… burning up everything in the area. In some reports that has included many oiled sea turtles. ”
“If a girl looks swell when she meets you, who gives a damn if she’s late? Nobody.” J. D. Salinger
William Burroughs typing in Paris, 1959
“It’s not the good that die young, it’s the lucky.”
sublime ruin in cambodia via the artificial owl
was a street photographer from the 1950s-70s in Chicago whose extensive body of work (40,000 negatives) was recently discovered at an auction. This blog is presenting that work to the public for (I think) the first time.
It captures everything I love about life and photography.
there’s actually a website devoted to kitlers as they call it : cat that looks like hitler