Catégorie : PICTURE OF THE DAY
Voir les articles PICTURE : The most expensive diamond in the world The « Pink Star » The « Pink Star », a pink diamond the size of a plum, broke the world record for a stone auctioned, reaching $ 71.2 million in Hong Kong on April 4, 2017.It is a 59.60 carat diamond which is the largest diamond in its class. It measures 2.69 cm by 2.06 … Lire la suite PICTURE FOR THE DAY ( January 24,2021 )
Picture: Tomorrowland festival Main stage of Tomorrowland Belgium Tomorrowland is an electronic music festival held in July at the site of the provincial estate De Schorre in Boom, in the province of Antwerp, Belgium. The first edition of the festival was held in 2005. It has been voted « best musical event of the year » three times in a row. It remains today the « most … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY ( January 22, 2021 )
PICTURE The granary of the planet, under the ice Svalbard Global Seed Vault is an underground vault on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen intended to store seeds of all food crops on our planet in a secure place, in order to preserve genetic diversityThe creation of this world reserve began on June 19, 2006, and ended on February 26, 2008. This reserve will face … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY ( January 21, 2021 )
PICTURE : Best Basketball Player in the World (2020) LeBron James Layup LeBron James, born December 30, 1984 in Akron (Ohio), is a player who currently plays for the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was crowned NBA champion and MVP of the Finals in 2012 and 2013 with the Miami Heat, in 2016 with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and in … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY (January 20, 2021)
Picture: Los Angeles in 1910 Photograph of huge crowds surrounding All Night And Day Bank on the corner of Spring Street and Sixth Street, April 1910. Crowds of people gather in front of the overflowing bank on the sidewalks, on the streets and on sidewalks through the streets. Vehicle traffic such as horse-drawn carriages, vintage cars and cyclists manage to make their way through … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY ( January 19, 2021 )
Picture : First conqueror of Everest New Zealand mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary was the first human to touch the roof of the world (May 23, 1953). The Everest summit, in the Himalayan range (8,848 meters). Edmund Hillary (1m90) born July 20, 1919, in Auckland, and died January 11, 2008, in Auckland. Photos sources : dansemacabre.wordpress.com ; commons.wikimedia (Author: John Mathew Smith); commons.wikimedia (Author: Pavel … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY ( January 18, 2021 )
PICTURE : Why ? Shipwreck of illegal immigrants in the Mediterranean Why do they risk their lives in the sea? The dream of work, wealth, freedom, modernity, equality, rights, adventure, …? Or other ??? one has to look at their activities when they settle in Europe, to understand the answer.
PICTURE : Unusual architecture : Corbin Building in Manhattan, New york MTA Capital Construction built in 1888-1889, the Fulton Center, in Revival style, which will serve as the essential transportation and retail hub in Lower Manhattan, providing seamless transfer for passengers connecting to subway lines A, C, J, Z, 2, 3, 4 and 5 and connections on lines E, R and 1.
Today’s picture, was taken by myself: The play of art and lines, in the design of the town planning of the city Belbao, in the north of Spain. In the middle, the beautiful lays on the river (Ría de Bilbao, on the right). The famous « Guggenheim Museum » in Bilbao in the background of the photo.I photographed this place on August 27, 2019, during my … Lire la suite PICTURE OF THE DAY (January 12, 2021)