Thursday, 22 February 2018

Teen Fashion 1957


Curious.

This much be the year that trendy young teens were dressing up to look like grandmothers.

A real passion killer.

Bonus - Now That's Cheating.

Bonus 2 -

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

"S'Up dude?"


"Nuthin'"
"You?"

"Nuthin'"

"Any plans?"

"Nah.  Might go for some grass."

"Hmmmm.  Me too."

Wildlife can be tedious too.


Bonus 2 - WTF?  

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Monday, 19 February 2018

Ready for your photo, Mrs Robinson?

Kids posed on the lawn
Mom spruced up, in full war paint
Kodak Roll-Film Camera at teh ready.

Ye, it's photo time.

Bonus - One for data-obsessives.
The Fallen of World War II

An animated data-driven documentary about war and peace, The Fallen of World War II looks at the human cost of the second World War and sizes up the numbers to other wars in history, including trends in recent conflicts.

Sunday, 18 February 2018

"No Heavy Petting"

"Hello Ladies"

Yes, it's a bit dirty (in the dust and scratches sense) but what a marvelous slide.  And for a change, some context.
1954 Calif Hot Springs

So, that's nice. Two hot babes from 64 years ago. Alas, California has many hot springs, so I can't be sure, but this could be Calistoga Spa Hot Springs 

Bonus -

Saturday, 17 February 2018

The Gang's All Here


Just a nice happy children slide.   Enjoy.

Bonus - The brutal world of sheep fighting: the illegal sport beloved by Algeria’s 'lost generation'

Bonus 2 -

The brutal world of sheep fighting: the illegal sport beloved by Algeria’s 'lost generation'

Friday, 16 February 2018

( Not Tilt Shift )


Nope.

Tilt–shift photography is the use of camera movements on small- and medium-format cameras, and sometimes specifically refers to the use of tilt for selective focus, often for simulating a miniature scene.

This, however, is a  genuine slide of a model railway.

I'm glad I could help.

Bonus - The city of Cape Town unveils it's new "Save Water" mascot 

Bonus 2  - Shoplifter Samaritans

Teen Fashion 1957

Curious. This much be the year that trendy young teens were dressing up to look like grandmothers. A real passion killer. Bonus - N...