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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:19 pm

narcoleptish commented on this photo in the Headlines thread, but I thought it should go here:

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby narcoleptish » Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:13 am

Amazing photo from the space station of the Sarychev volcano.

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby Stebben84 » Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:23 am

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Sat Dec 13, 2014 5:15 pm

A temperature inversion fills the Grand Canyon with fog:

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More here:
http://www.vox.com/2014/12/12/7385219/grand-canyon-fog
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:29 am

The Sheep Look Up:

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via David Appell
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Mon Dec 15, 2014 9:28 am

Two waterspouts in the Ionian Sea, Greece:

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Full version here, by David Evans, hosted at National Geographic.
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby Francis Di Domizio » Mon Dec 15, 2014 1:42 pm

Kurt, if I can't sleep tonight, I'm blaming you and that sheep picture.
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby jman111 » Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:50 pm

Francis Di Domizio wrote:Kurt, if I can't sleep tonight, I'm blaming you and that sheep picture.

Just start counting the pairs of eyes. You'll be fine...
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby Remember_Me » Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:56 pm

Here's a beautiful non-photo I found:
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Sat Jan 17, 2015 4:57 pm

Cats vs Dogs:

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby Bwis53 » Sat Jan 24, 2015 11:33 am

Foo, I can't seem to copy that madison.com photo of Walker, with both thumbs up...
http://host.madison.com/news/local/govt ... e#comments
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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:50 am

More from National Geographic.

Jeeps crossing a salt pan in Bolivia right after a rainstorm:

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I like this one -- it looks like giant highland cattle surrounding a miniature paraglider:

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Water towers rising through the fog:

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby kurt_w » Wed Mar 04, 2015 8:20 am

People keep sending me links to this photo, of a weasel that became airborne when the woodpecker it attacked took off:

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More info (and photos) here and here.

Here's the takeoff:

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Re: Photos (and non-photos)

Postby Madsci » Wed Mar 04, 2015 4:36 pm

The weasel getting a free ride on the woodpecker is like Walker campaigning on our tax $.
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