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#41 tom sawyer

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 03:07 AM

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#42 Three Eyes

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 05:47 AM

Projection artist Luke Savisky managed to freak out a good number of Austin, Texas’ residents on 2006’s First Night (December 31st). Using a smooth-sided, organically round water tower as his canvas, Savisky’s oversized eyes doubtless convinced Austinites that Big Brother was indeed watching.
 

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 08:53 AM

Earthoid Water Tank, Germantown, MD

 

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#44 Three Eyes

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 09:19 AM

Um okaaaayyy...

 

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 09:32 AM

Tulip Fields - Netherlands

 

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 09:58 AM

This might be in Portugal.

 

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 10:08 AM

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#48 SJS

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:15 PM

These are bridges, but I don't have attributions for their locations.

 

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#49 SJS

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:16 PM

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:17 PM

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#51 SJS

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:18 PM

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:23 PM

1700 year old cemetery ruin (China)

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12th Century Scandinavian chess piece

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Petra

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Perseus with the Head of Medusa - Benvenuto Cellini, 1545

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Shield of Henry II of France, depicting Hannibal at the Battle of Cannae - Etienne Delaune, c.1555

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:40 PM

The bridge photos are stunning.


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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:45 PM

Sweet dreams...

 

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A coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a yellow dung fly (Scatophaga stercoraria)
Picture: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/ BARCROFT MEDIA

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:48 PM

^^^ Shoot it in the head.


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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:50 PM

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A coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a Jumping Spider (family Salticidae)
Picture: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/ BARCROFT MEDIA

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:54 PM

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:57 PM

Mont St. Michel - France

 

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St Michael's Mount, Cornwall England

 

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Posted 29 January 2015 - 06:59 PM

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A coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a tropical caterpillar (order Lepidoptera)
Picture: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/ BARCROFT MEDIA
 
 
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Posted 29 January 2015 - 07:02 PM

The Forth Bridge - Scotland

 

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The Forth Bridge - under construction

 

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