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Pond in the dunes with reflectionrwandermanUntitled

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 19:47:02 +0000

My Flickr contact and friend Gary Sharp posted this terrific image of a pond in the middle of some dunes with a great reflection on it.Filed under: Apple, Hiking, Photography Tagged: Gary Sharp, iPhone 7, oregon dunes, reflection(image)

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Guggenheim Bilbao exteriorrwandermanShape and Structure

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 15:31:06 +0000

My Flickr contact Werner Schwehm took this excellent image of the exterior of Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Bilbao, Spain.Filed under: Architecture, Photography Tagged: Bilbao, Canon 5D Mark III, Frank Gehry, Spain, Werner Schwehm(image)

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Primitive Technology: New area starting from scratchrwanderman

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 17:43:19 +0000

The primitive technology dude bought a new piece of property and is starting a new series from scratch: clearing a spot for a hut, building the hut and a bed inside. Great stuff. There are many more of these great videos at the Primitive Technology site and for those who prefer, he has a Primitive […](image)

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Primitive Technology: Pottery and Stoverwanderman

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 17:30:34 +0000

Digging clay out of a streambed, making some coiled pots and firing them in a campfire. Then, making a cooking pot and a dugout stove for heating water and cooking. Brilliant. There are many more of these great videos at the Primitive Technology site and for those who prefer, he has a Primitive Technology YouTube […](image)

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In the Woodsrwanderman

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 16:55:51 +0000

INS HOLZ (IN THE WOODS) from mythenfilm on Vimeo. Snow, sweat, testosterone and the sound of chainsaws. Every four years, over a period of three months in winter, wood is being cut in a steep mountain high above Lake Ägeri and prepared for log rafting. Neither economic change nor technology has been able to replace […](image)

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Burgos CathedralrwandermanUntitled

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 22:43:29 +0000

My flickr contact Johan Talens posted this great architectural detail of Burgos Cathedral in Leon, Spain taken with his Fuji X100. The person walking gives it a great sense of scale.Filed under: Architecture, Photography Tagged: Burgos Cathedral, Fuji X100, Johan Talens, Spain(image)

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Hillary Diane Andales explains relativity and frames of referencerwanderman

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:12:11 +0000

This is brilliant. How do you explain something complex in three minutes? Let twelfth-grader Hillary Diane Andales from Tacloban City, Philippines show you in this prize-winning video on the theory of relativity and the equivalence of reference frames. Incredible! Here’s an interview with her: Meet The Winner Of The 2017 Breakthrough Junior Challenge. A lot […](image)

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The Secret Code in Central Park Lamp Postsrwanderman

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 14:37:42 +0000

This is brilliant. When it warms up I’ve got to remember to check this out. [via Steve Splonskowski]Filed under: Ideas, Video Tagged: Central Park, New York(image)

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