The most beautiful book I’ve come across, was able to get some pictures – The Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp – DELUXE EDITION – ISBN: 0300179421 – Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Distributed by Yale University Press – Out of Print – Gallery in comments!

The most beautiful book I’ve come across, was able to get some pictures – The Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp – DELUXE EDITION – ISBN: 0300179421 – Published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Distributed by Yale University Press – Out of… Continue Reading

I took hundreds of thousands of pictures of the moon in different phases and blended them together to create my new favorite ultra-high resolution image of our cosmic neighbor. [OC]

I took hundreds of thousands of pictures of the moon in different phases and blended them together to create my new favorite ultra-high resolution image of our cosmic neighbor. [OC]

Dolwyddelan Castle, North Wales, UK – Here to help with my daughters history project and add a few pictures to her essay – a few slips on the path but nothing broken – well worth a look

Dolwyddelan Castle, North Wales, UK – Here to help with my daughters history project and add a few pictures to her essay – a few slips on the path but nothing broken – well worth a look

“Le talisman” (3024×4033) by Paul Serusier under the guidance of Paul Gauguin. There is currently an exhibition at the Musée D’Orsay on this picture and the other Post Impressionist (Nabis) pictures which it influenced.

“Le talisman” (3024×4033) by Paul Serusier under the guidance of Paul Gauguin. There is currently an exhibition at the Musée D’Orsay on this picture and the other Post Impressionist (Nabis) pictures which it influenced.

From 1991 to 2009 the US Government banned the media from publishing pictures of the cost of war (flagged draped coffins returning home). This picture from 2004 sparked the ultimate lifting of the ban.

From 1991 to 2009 the US Government banned the media from publishing pictures of the cost of war (flagged draped coffins returning home). This picture from 2004 sparked the ultimate lifting of the ban.

The Hindsgavl Dagger (Late Neolithic Dagger Period, ca. 1900-1700 BC, Denmark). 29,5 cm. long and barely 2 cm. thick, it is widely recognized as the most beautiful example of Neolithic flint knapping from Denmark. More pictures in comments [1491 x 2000]

The Hindsgavl Dagger (Late Neolithic Dagger Period, ca. 1900-1700 BC, Denmark). 29,5 cm. long and barely 2 cm. thick, it is widely recognized as the most beautiful example of Neolithic flint knapping from Denmark. More pictures in comments [1491 x… Continue Reading

The Skarpsalling Pot (Funnel Beaker Culture, ca. 3200 BC, Denmark) decorated in the distinct Troldebjerg Style, it is one of the best and finest examples of not just Danish Early Neolithic pottery but Neolithic pottery in general. More pictures in comments [2969 x 1980]

The Skarpsalling Pot (Funnel Beaker Culture, ca. 3200 BC, Denmark) decorated in the distinct Troldebjerg Style, it is one of the best and finest examples of not just Danish Early Neolithic pottery but Neolithic pottery in general. More pictures in… Continue Reading

Felt like sharing a pic of my m1. If anyone has any tips or tricks for these please let me know. Also yes I took a shit load of pictures of this old girl in an American flag in the background. I love my Freedom dispenser.

Felt like sharing a pic of my m1. If anyone has any tips or tricks for these please let me know. Also yes I took a shit load of pictures of this old girl in an American flag in the… Continue Reading

This out of place ship was used as a roadside attraction for a closed hotel in Smith River California. Additional pictures linked in comments. [OC]

This out of place ship was used as a roadside attraction for a closed hotel in Smith River California. Additional pictures linked in comments. [OC]

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

The Gundestrup Cauldron (Denmark, ca. 150-50 BC), probably celtic or thracian in origin, it is made up of several plates of silver, depicting various religious or mythological scenes. More pictures in comments [1422 x 1056]

The Gundestrup Cauldron (Denmark, ca. 150-50 BC), probably celtic or thracian in origin, it is made up of several plates of silver, depicting various religious or mythological scenes. More pictures in comments [1422 x 1056]

mickeyandcompany: Walt Disney Pictures intro + Disney places,…

Atlantica/King Triton’s castle, The Little Mermaid (1989) Pride Rock, The Lion King (1994) The Emperor’s castle, Mulan (1998) Mount Olympus, Hercules (1997) Kuzco’s castle, The Emperor’s New Groove (2000) Atlantis, Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Andalasia/Narissa/Edward’s castle, Enchanted (2007) Tiana’s… Continue Reading

The Mir mine is an open pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Russia. The mine is 525 m deep (4th in the world) and has a diameter of 1,200 m. This picture’s perspective makes the surrounding town look miniature

The Mir mine is an open pit diamond mine located in Mirny, Russia. The mine is 525 m deep (4th in the world) and has a diameter of 1,200 m. This picture’s perspective makes the surrounding town look miniature