Gil Koplovitz took pictures of a strip club called the Nymphas Show Bar
. One small detail: he did it while he was scuba diving off the coast of Israel.
35 years ago today, Voyager 1 transmitted three images which NASA processed into a single frame of Earth and its moon
. [more inside]
The most Epic Photo Ever Taken?
Quora users start adding their faourite pictures. History, awesome, pain, anger, death, it's al here. And at least one surfer.
My Life with Science, Art and Food
: "Using scientific laboratory photo equipment, I journey over the surfaces of both organic and processed foods: my own favorites and America’s over-indulgences. The closer the lens got, the more I saw food and consumers of food (all of us!) as part of a larger eco-system than mere sustenance." [more inside]
The stately James Farley Post Office
on 8th Ave in Manhattan is being converted into the long-awaited Moynihan Train Station. Almost the entire block-long building has been emptied to prepare for the conversion and Mefi's own
) was there to take pictures
. [via mefi projects
World Leaders Were Kids Once Too
Photos of a whole bunch of world leaders as kids up through adulthood. Hey, Reagan was Teh Buff! And proof that Joe Stalin was NOT born with that mustache!
Build your own walltop computer.
Take the guts out of an old laptop, stuff them into a picture frame and have a slide show hanging on your wall. This is uber-geeky but cool.
I recalled a few of the Flickrazzi's who post the "how-to's" of their daily lives
. For example, 7-how-7
works for a production company that produces blow-up dolls for the
film and commercial industry (via BoingBoing
works as a mortician, rickenbacker
documents his life in fast food, and then there's a variety of active duty military folk who are documenting the mundane "over there", like ob1left
, At Ease
, Doc Torres
, enlisted cowboy
, and the homsar
. But if blogging at work can be bad, than I'm sure taking photos at work and sharing them with the interweb HAS to be worse.
In the long line of "take a picture of things" collaborative sites, we now have Snap Your Desk
, which takes a few design *cough*
from The Mirror Project
So show us your crap-covered geek pit.