Burma, or Myanmar, is a country which has been closed off to the world at large for decades. The military junta and corrupt regime finally ended in 2012; the people are still crushingly poor but things are changing.
Everyone loves a spot of DIY, well, actually, it seems to me that most people absolutely hate it… well, I do any way.
Paul Koudounaris is an author and photographer from LA with a sly eye for the macabre and a PhD in Art History from UCLA.
Welcome. You know the drill. Here’s a collection of awesome photos from Mother Russia. If you want to do some revision before we start here are some previous posts: AWESOME PHOTOS FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE PART A AWESOME PHOTOS FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE PART D AWESOME PHOTOS FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE PART G AWESOME PHOTOS FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE PART I Get your laughing gear around these.
David Irvine finds paintings in charity shops and lying around on street corners; then he breathes new life into them.
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria is generally recognised as one of the most pivotal moments in European history.
In the tropical town of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, in Bolivia’s highlands, the indigenous migrant workers are particularly fond of portraiture.
The following footage comes from the unfortunate voyage of one of a P&O Pacific Sun Cruise back in September 2008.
Gianluca Pardelli is an Italian born photographer who spent the last couple of years photographing marketplaces in areas rarely visited by Westerners.
Have you ever seen a fish in a bag give someone a broken nose? I bet you haven’t. I don’t suppose many people have.
This is your second installment of amazing Yugoslavian war monuments. CLICK HERE for part 1 and part 2.
Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (1817-1900) was a Russian Romantic painter. He was most renowned for his majorly impressive seascapes.
Quite incredible, this guy. I don’t know enough about cerebral palsy to know exactly how difficult it would be to train up to a high standard like this, but I’m assuming it would be very difficult.
It’s not often that the capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) gets much attention in the media. So it’s nice to see a video of one surface on social media.
A little while back Lazer Horse contributor Sam Orchard produced a piece covering some of Germany’s mighty strange experimental aircraft designs.
Welcome back to yet another installment of all things Russian and all things jokes. We’ve got an action packed selection of oddities for you today.
Today I came across some details about Wave-Gotik-Treffen, the largest goth festival in the Universe, held yearly in Germany.
This is your second installment of amazing Yugoslavian war monuments. CLICK HERE for part 1. If you missed the first installment, here’s a recap: After the terrors of World War II monuments sprung up across former Yugoslavia to commemorate victories and losses, heroes and massacres.
After World War II many monuments were designed and built across former Yugoslavia to commemorate battles, heroes and massacres.
I took the images in this post from a website called palemale.com. The website owner takes intimate photos of wildlife that persists in city centres, particularly of a red-tailed hawk called Pale Male who lives near Central Park, NYC.