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Photographer And His Wife Plant 2 Million Trees In 20 Years To Restore A Destroyed Forest (11 photo)

According to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization, 129 million hectares of forest, an area almost equivalent in size to South Africa, have been lost from the Earth forever since 1990. An area roughly the size of the country of Panama is being lost each and every year.

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Extraordinary Black And White Photographs Of London In The Early 1950s
25 apr 2019 13:57

Between 1949 and 1953, Robert Frank continually returned to Europe from his new home in New York to take photographs in France, Switzerland, Spain, and Great Britain, photographs that show the development of his uniquely humanist, poetic, and realist eye. In 1951 and early 1952, Frank visited London – “I liked the light, I liked the fog.” – and set out to photograph the unique atmosphere of the city.

Between 1949 and 1953, Robert Frank continually returned to Europe from his new home in New York to take photographs in France, Switzerland, Spain, and Great Britain, ...

Tags: black-and-white   city   extraordinary   london   pasty   photograph  
This Photographer Took One Family’s Photo In The Same Way Each Year For 23 Years
25 apr 2019 13:51

“In 1991, the wife of a friend was nine months pregnant, and I had an idea…to photograph them together, on the same day every year, forever…. Every year, at the same time, against the same backdrop, under the same lighting. This way there are no distractions, only the miracle of growth and the changes of time and age.” – Zed Nelson, photographer of “The Family” project.

“In 1991, the wife of a friend was nine months pregnant, and I had an idea…to photograph them together, on the same day every year, forever….

Tags: family   idea   photo   photographer   project   time  
The heartbreaking moment an orangutan tries to save its tree from loggers
23 apr 2019 14:24

This is the harrowing moment an orangutan tries to defend its forest by grabbing at a digger. The animal is hoping to save its trees from loggers believed to be located in the Ketapang Regency on the island of Borneo. Footage shows the vulnerable beast walk across a fallen tree and lean towards the heavy machinery.

This is the harrowing moment an orangutan tries to defend its forest by grabbing at a digger. The animal is hoping to save its trees from loggers believed to be located in the Ketapang Regency on...

Tags: Borneo   animals   defend   digger   forest   orangutan   tree  
The Funniest “Unattended Children” Warning Signs
23 apr 2019 14:12

Parents should keep an eye on their kids because people who wrote these signs really mean it.

Parents should keep an eye on their kids because people who wrote these signs really mean it.

Tags: children   fun   humor   photo   sign   unattended   warning  
Life Before The Taliban: Photos Show Afghanistan Before It Plunged Into Hell
23 apr 2019 14:03

In 1967, Dr. William Podlich took a two-year leave of absence from teaching at Arizona State University and began a stint with UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) to teach in the Higher Teachers College in Kabul, Afghanistan. His wife Margaret and two daughters, Peg and Jan, came with him. Outside of higher education, Dr. Podlich was a prolific amateur photographer and he documented his family’s experience.

In 1967, Dr. William Podlich took a two-year leave of absence from teaching at Arizona State University and began a stint with UNESCO (United Nations Educational, ...

Tags: afghanistan   before   interesting   kabul   life   photo   taliban  
At Just 11 Years Old, These Cute Twins – Chieko And Chihiro – Impress With Their Cosplays
17 apr 2019 14:39

Chihiro and Chieko are twin girls who always dress to express their love for cosplay and fandom. Although they are just 11 years old, their costumes are always impressive and accurate to the characters they impersonate. The girls have been cosplaying ever since they were 3 years old.

Chihiro and Chieko are twin girls who always dress to express their love for cosplay and fandom. Although they are just 11 years old, ...

Tags: character   cosplay   costume   girl   impressive   sister   twins  
18 Historical Mysteries That Still Nobody Can Explain
17 apr 2019 15:05

History is full of the unknown, and for some reason, we as humans tend to concentrate on the mysterious things more than the undeniable facts. So if you love a little mystery, you are in for a treat. rom a 2,000-year-old body that still had hair and eyelashes on it, to a text that nobody in the world can understand, this list shows you the unexplained side of the history.

History is full of the unknown, and for some reason, we as humans tend to concentrate on the mysterious things more than the undeniable facts. So if you love a little mystery, you are in for a treat.

Tags: fact   history   interesting   mysterious   story   unexplained   world  
Russian Cinema to Be Shared for Three
17 apr 2019 12:43

The economic growth of the Russian film industry makes it attractive for those who want to make easy money. Businessmen of all kinds are eager to get a part of all these billions invested in this branch after some Russian movies success at the box office. Look, for example, at this colourful Russian-American trio (Jennifer Sulkess, AnnaFedoseeva and Ekaterina Dukhina) that emerged on the market quite recently.

The economic growth of the Russian film industry makes it attractive for those who want to make easy money.

Tags: cinema   distrust   filym   industry   project   promotion   russia   trio  
Stationery Office Gets Giant Fire-Breathing Dragon Made of Paper for ‘Game of Thrones’ Premiere
12 apr 2019 12:32

If you’ve been keeping up with HBO’s series Game of Thrones over the past seven seasons, you know that winter is finally here. The eighth and final season begins on April 14, 2019, and people around the world are celebrating its return. Office stationery suppliers Viking Direct have gone well beyond your standard viewing party and are instead playing hosts to a giant dragon art piece inspired by the show.

If you’ve been keeping up with HBO’s series Game of Thrones over the past seven seasons, you know that winter is finally here.

Tags: dragon   game-of-thrones   installation   office   paper   sculpture  
I Recreated Every Marvel Poster With Regular Objects
12 apr 2019 12:24

My name Nguyen Quang Huy (Coi Xuong) and I'm an artist from Vietnam. 4 years ago, I created a series of doodles with Marvel Cinematic Universe theme from everyday objects and posted it. I was really honored that my recreation received such positive feedback then. This year in order to commemorate the release of MCU's Phase III last movie, I started a small project to recreate every MCU's poster from 2008 till 'Endgame' in the same drawing style

My name Nguyen Quang Huy (Coi Xuong) and I'm an artist from Vietnam. 4 years ago, I created a series of doodles with Marvel Cinematic Universe theme from everyday objects and posted it.

Tags: Marvel   everyday   illustration   nguyen-huy   object   poster   superhero  
Artist Creates New Faces By Merging Photos Of Different Celebrities
11 apr 2019 17:07

Do you recognize these celebrities? Do you notice anything different? If not, we suggest that you take a closer look, because each photo features not one but two or even four celebrities masterfully mixed together! A 25-year-old French student has recently become an Instagram sensation after he shared his amazing creations - morphs of famous faces.

Do you recognize these celebrities? Do you notice anything different? If not, we suggest that you take a closer look, ...

Tags: artist   celebrity   face   instagram   mixing   photo   photoshop  
26 Of The Most Epic 3D Tattoos
11 apr 2019 16:31

Popularized by pioneers such as Jesse Rix and Winston The Whale, these works will make you look twice. Some look astonishingly real, as if there actually is a beautiful butterfly perched delicately on the skin. While others are mind-bending optical illusions that contort the body in ways that shouldn't be possible.

Popularized by pioneers such as Jesse Rix and Winston The Whale, these works will make you look twice.

Tags: art   body   idea   illusion   ink   tattoo  
Emilia Clarke Shares 5 Never-Before-Seen Photos From Hospital After Having Two Aneurysms
11 apr 2019 16:41

Emilia Clarke is known to many of us as Daenerys Targaryen the mother of dragons and – let’s face it one of the most badass characters on Game of Thrones – while she was conquering kingdoms onscreen little did her fans know she was battling an even bigger fight offscreen.

Emilia Clarke is known to many of us as Daenerys Targaryen the mother of dragons and – let’s face it one of the most badass characters on Game of Thrones – while she was conquering kingdoms...

Tags: actress   aneurysm   brain   emilia-clarke   story   surgery  
Star Wars Themes Added To Thomas Kinkade Paintings
09 apr 2019 16:47

Artist Jeff Bennett has created ‘Wars On Kincade’, a series of paintings by the late Thomas ‘Painter of Light’ Kinkade with epic Star Wars themes added in.

Artist Jeff Bennett has created ‘Wars On Kincade’, a series of paintings by the late Thomas ‘Painter of Light’ Kinkade with epic Star Wars themes added in.

Tags: art   artist   humor   painting   star-wars   theme   thomas-kinkade  
Scottish Man Decides To Cycle Across The Globe Solo But Finds A Stray Cat Which Accompanies Him
09 apr 2019 16:44

In September 2018, Dean Nicholson had one goal – to cycle across the globe solo – and he began his long journey riding from his hometown Dunbar, Scotland. The 31-year-old Scottish traveler was tired from his nine-to-five job as a welder so he wanted to change his lifestyle and see the world from a bicycle seat. When he was crossing the Bosnian border into Montenegro, his plans had to change a little bit.

In September 2018, Dean Nicholson had one goal – to cycle across the globe solo – and he began his long journey riding from his hometown Dunbar, Scotland.

Tags: cat   man   scotland   stray   travel   trip   with   world  
Eagles In Seattle Start Picking Up Litter From Landfills And Dumping Them Into People's Backyards
09 apr 2019 16:38

Many humans are now focused on how they are going to clean up the planet before it’s too late, from the #trashtag challenge to environmental initiatives. However, the bald eagles in Seattle are doing some reverse clean up and dumping trash in people’s yards across King County.

Many humans are now focused on how they are going to clean up the planet before it’s too late, from the #trashtag challenge to environmental initiatives.

Tags: Seattle   animal   backyard   eagle   environment   landfill   trash  
UPS Driver Entertains Himself At Work By Taking Photos With Every Dog He Meets
05 apr 2019 13:27

Many of us have stopped in our tracks at the sight of a dog crossing our path on the street, or staring back at us through the gaps in the fence and there always is an urge to go over to them and give them a pet. UPS drivers are no exception to that urge and they've started a beautiful tradition to snap pictures with dogs they meet on their route at work.

Many of us have stopped in our tracks at the sight of a dog crossing our path on the street, or staring back at us through the gaps in the fence and there always is an urge to go over to them and...

Tags: dog   driver   friendship   photo   pupsofjay   ups   work  
29 New Costumes From The Cheap Cosplay Guy That Are Hilariously On Point
05 apr 2019 13:16

Fandago may have not been prepared for the "Avengers: Endgame" fans, the latest film from Disney's Marvel Studios, but no doubt hardcore fans will be prepared for the film - especially cosplayers. From a budget-friendly Thanos make-up to a blonde, pastry-haired Goku, Saengchart is sure to inspire you with his creative creations.

Fandago may have not been prepared for the "Avengers: Endgame" fans, the latest film from Disney's Marvel Studios, ...

Tags: anucha-saengchart   cosplay   costume   creation   creative   funny   low-cost  
Airbnb has partnered with the Musée du Louvre to offer two lucky people the experience of a lifetime
05 apr 2019 13:09

Have you ever wondered what would you do if you had all of the money in the world and anything was possible? Would you buy apartments in the biggest cities around the world with breathtaking views from your windows? All of these things and more are possible with the right amount of money, but there is one luxurious experience that no amount of money can buy – a night at the Pyramid du Louvre

Have you ever wondered what would you do if you had all of the money in the world and anything was possible?

Tags: airbnb   glass   louvre   museum   night   pyramid   sleep   stay  
10 Funny Comics By Yehuda That Capture His And His Wife's Struggles Now That She's Pregnant
05 apr 2019 13:00

Tel-Aviv-based illustrator Yehuda Devir and his wife Maya Devir have shared their loving relationship with the world through his ongoing series “One of Those Days”, from silly everyday moments to life-changing decisions. Well, the couple is back and their newest adventure – Maya’s pregnancy- has been illustrated to comedic perfection.

Tel-Aviv-based illustrator Yehuda Devir and his wife Maya Devir have shared their loving relationship with the world through his ongoing series “One of Those Days”, ...

Tags: Yehuda   baby   comics   humor   pregnant   struggle   wife  
I Bake pop-culture-inspired Pies That Would Be a Sin To Cut
01 apr 2019 15:01

I've been baking pop culture pie art for the past few years on Instagram under the handle "ThePieous". And today I wanted to share some of my latest creations! All of them are based on different properties that are near and dear to my heart... My favorite video games, books, movies, music, TV series - mostly nerdy, but these things put a smile on my face. I hope they put a smile on your face too!

I've been baking pop culture pie art for the past few years on Instagram under the handle "ThePieous".

Tags: art   cooking   creation   pastry   pie   pop-culture   thepieous  
Summer House Designed With A Pool On Its Roof Can Be As Open Or As Closed As The Homeowner Desires
01 apr 2019 14:43

Many of us dream about a summer house by the sea; a place where we can while away the long, sun-kissed days in comfort while reestablishing a much-needed connection with nature. Anti Reality, an imaginative page which blurs the lines between art and architecture, has visualized a perfect concept of just such a place.

Many of us dream about a summer house by the sea; a place where we can while away the long, sun-kissed days in comfort while reestablishing a much-needed connection with nature.

Tags: concept   design   house   modern   pool   rooftop   summer  
30 Famous People Who Didn’t Make It Until After Age 30
01 apr 2019 14:37

A lot of people give up on their dreams because they think they are too old. Well, judging from the stories of so many successful people, if you're are in your 20's, there's a good chance success is still coming to you. Yet it doesn't always feel like that, especially when it looks like everyone has flourishing careers by the time they turn 25. Famous people to prove that sometimes it takes a little longer to get at the top of your game

A lot of people give up on their dreams because they think they are too old. Well, judging from the stories of so many successful people, if you're are in your 20's, ...

Tags: age   famous   life   motivation   people   story   success  
Game Of Thrones Hid 6 Thrones Around The World For An Epic Scavenger Hunt And 2 Are Left To Find
28 mar 2019 10:39

If there’s one thing that Game Of Thrones probably doesn’t need, it’s more publicity. The world’s biggest television series is nearing its finale and people can’t stop talking about it, everyone knows what it is already! Even those of us who don’t care can’t help but catch the gossip at work, on the street, or among friends.

If there’s one thing that Game Of Thrones probably doesn’t need, it’s more publicity. The world’s biggest television series is nearing its finale and people can’t stop talking about it, ...

Tags: HBO   game   hunt   promotion   serial   throne   world  
If Anybody Has Thor’s Number, I Found His Hammer
28 mar 2019 10:30

Few things in life are worse than a car accident. If you are lucky enough to escape without injury, your car is going to be left with some scars that will cost a small fortune to repair. And who wants to spend their hard-earned cash on that? That's why some people decide to look for alternatives, alternatives that require one to embrace the dent in your car. I

Few things in life are worse than a car accident. If you are lucky enough to escape without injury, your car is going to be left with some scars that will cost a small fortune to repair.

Tags: car   cover-up   creative   dent   fix   idea   scratch  
#1 Colosseum
28 mar 2019 10:19

Regarded by the world as one of the greatest empires to ever exist, the Roman Empire had many accomplishments. And Roman architecture is definitely one of them. The living testament to its glory are the constructions that still stand to this day, despite around 2000 years of fire, war, wear and scavenging people. Yet while we see what is left in our day, it is always fascinating to see what the iconic structures looked like back in their glorious days.

Regarded by the world as one of the greatest empires to ever exist, the Roman Empire had many accomplishments. And Roman architecture is definitely one of them.

Tags: before-after   building   italy   landmark   roman   structure   world  
8 Digital Paintings Of Famous Characters And Their Pets By Aleksei Vinogradov
26 mar 2019 10:58

Aleksei Vinogradov is a Russian freelance digital artist who shares his skills and talent with 120k followers on Instagram. His charming artistic touch, masterful use of pastels and subtle brush strokes create lively portraits full of character and attract the attention of art lovers from around the world. His beautiful works are achieved mainly with the help of Procreate app and a tablet.

Aleksei Vinogradov is a Russian freelance digital artist who shares his skills and talent with 120k followers on Instagram.

Tags: art   character   digital   famous   fantasy   painting   pyet  
I Explored An Undiscovered Canyon In Kyrgyzstan, And Here Are 23 Pics Of It
26 mar 2019 10:52

I recently explored a part of Kyrgyzstan that was very much undiscovered. For 6 days I explored the south shore of Issyk Kul lake (one of the biggest lakes in the world). This trip was focused on the Canyons on the shore of Issyk Kul Lake. Kyrgyzstan has so much to offer and I am already looking forward to going back in June. For now, please enjoy this unique canyon series that consists for the most part of drone imaginary, abstracts and night photography.

I recently explored a part of Kyrgyzstan that was very much undiscovered. For 6 days I explored the south shore of Issyk Kul lake (one of the biggest lakes in the world).

Tags: canyon   kyrgyzstan   photo   travel   trip   unknown   world  
German Professor Who Is A Hardcore Star Wars Fan Has Just Repainted An Observatory Into R2-D2
26 mar 2019 10:35

In a galaxy far far away (Germany) Hubert Zitt, professor at the Zweibrücken University of Applied Sciences and known for Star Trek and Star Wars lectures, along with a small team, transformed the Zweibrück Observatory of the Natural Science Association into a giant R2-D2 – and it is out of this world.

In a galaxy far far away (Germany) Hubert Zitt, professor at the Zweibrücken University of Applied Sciences and known for Star Trek and Star Wars lectures, along with a small team, ...

Tags: germany   observatory   professor   project   r2-d2   redesigned   star-wars  
Verizon Suspends Worker Who Rescued Cat Using His Work Equipment
26 mar 2019 10:30

Not all heroes wear capes some wear hardhats and yellow vests. Maurice German, a Verizon employee, was working in Port Richmond when he answered the distressed call of neighbors regarding their cat Princess Momma, who had been stuck on a telephone pole for the past 12 hours. However, what ended as a happy story for the cat ended with a job suspension for German.

Not all heroes wear capes some wear hardhats and yellow vests. Maurice German, a Verizon employee, was working in Port Richmond when he answered the distressed call of neighbors regarding their...

Tags: Verizon   cat   job   rescue   story   suspension   worker  
The 25 Winners Of The 2018 Drone Photo Contest Have Been Announced
22 mar 2019 10:03

Every year SkyPixel sifts through thousands of aerial photographs to find the best drone pictures and award them with incredible prizes. This year's grand prize winner Deryk Baumgärtner received camera gear worth $12,090 for his incredible portrayal of Saint Michael's Mount, an island located in Normandy, France. Scroll down to see Deryk's winning photo along with the other winning photos from this year's competition!

Every year SkyPixel sifts through thousands of aerial photographs to find the best drone pictures and award them with incredible prizes.

Tags: 2018   SkyPixel   competition   contest   drone   photo   winner  
Frozen Lake Michigan Shatters Into Millions Of Pieces And Results In Surreal Imagery
22 mar 2019 09:53

The polar vortex has kept Lake Michigan frozen for the most part of winter. For example, in Chicago, Illinois, temperatures reached -30C (-23F) during the peak of the cold, causing ice shelves to form on the lake – hills formed from waves crashing over existing ice piles. But everything eventually comes to an end. Spring is bringing warmer weather to the area, destroying the ice and transforming the region into a magical wonderland.

The polar vortex has kept Lake Michigan frozen for the most part of winter. For example, in Chicago, Illinois, temperatures reached -30C (-23F) during the peak of the cold, ...

Tags: Michigan   crash   frozen   ice   lake   piece   pile  
Underwater Restaurant Has Been Completed In Norway And It Looks Out Of This World
22 mar 2019 09:34

The first, the largest and the most research-friendly. Under is the world’s largest underwater restaurant with a total seating capacity for 100 guests, it’s the first of its kind in Europe, and it also functions as a research center for marine life. The Snøhetta-designed dining experience started operating just yesterday but people are already adding it to their Norway destination lists.

The first, the largest and the most research-friendly. Under is the world’s largest underwater restaurant with a total seating capacity for 100 guests, it’s the first of its kind in Europe, ...

Tags: europe   norway   restaurant   sea   sunken   underwater   wonder  
This 11-Year-Old Boy Learned To Crochet At The Of Age 5 And Is Now Called A Crocheting Prodigy
20 mar 2019 12:17

If you believe that only grandmas enjoy crocheting you will be surprised to know that even some 11-year-olds love it too! Jonah Larson became internet famous for his uncommon hobby – crocheting. The boy went viral because of his amazing skills and today has a crocheting business, more than 133k Instagram fans, over 26k youtube subscribers and a book deal!

If you believe that only grandmas enjoy crocheting you will be surprised to know that even some 11-year-olds love it too! Jonah Larson became internet famous for his uncommon hobby – crocheting.

Tags: boy   business   crocheting   hobby   prodigy   skill   story  
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