Foto's
Follow
Find
1.4K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
onto Foto's
Scoop.it!

Climbing Mount Everest

Climbing Mount Everest | Foto's | Scoop.it

Sixty years ago today New Zealand mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa Tenzing Norgay made the first confirmed ascent of the world's tallest peak which reaches 29,029 feet.

more...
No comment yet.

From around the web

Foto's
Fotografie
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Medieval Book Historian Erik Kwakkel Discovers and Catalogs 800-Year-Old Doodles in Some of the World's Oldest Books

Medieval Book Historian Erik Kwakkel Discovers and Catalogs 800-Year-Old Doodles in Some of the World's Oldest Books | Foto's | Scoop.it
Doodle by bored medieval school boy. A 15th-century doodle in the lower margin of a manuscript containing Juvenal’s Satires, a popular classical text used to teach young children about morals. Photo: Carpentras, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 368.
For the past few years, medieval book historian Eri
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

The Naked Mole Rat

The Naked Mole Rat | Foto's | Scoop.it
“Sic semper tyrannis,” Brutus supposedly yelled as he helped assassinate Julius Caesar: Thus always to tyrants. John Wilkes Booth exclaimed the same to the panicked crowd in Ford’s Theater after he shot Lincoln. And in dark underground burrows in east Africa, I’m willing to bet the homely yet somehow charming naked mole rat is yelling…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Self-Portraits with Men by Dita Pepe

Self-Portraits with Men by Dita Pepe | Foto's | Scoop.it
Dita Pepe is a talented photographer, who was born in 1973 in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia. In 2003 she graduated from the Silesian University in Opava where she majored in Creative Photography. Since 1999 she has been working on her most extensive project “Self-portraits” starting with self-portraits with women, later with men and families. Most of the
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Be More Memorable: How to Better Answer the 3 Questions You Always Get Asked When Meeting Someone New

Be More Memorable: How to Better Answer the 3 Questions You Always Get Asked When Meeting Someone New | Foto's | Scoop.it
Almost every time you meet someone new, there are three questions you will probably have to answer during your conversation: What’s your name? What
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

SS prison guards forced to load the victims of Bergen-Belsen

SS prison guards forced to load the victims of Bergen-Belsen | Foto's | Scoop.it
50 rare photos from the most brutal war in history.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Girls standing in water holding bunches of American Lotus, Amana, Iowa, November 1938.

Girls standing in water holding bunches of American Lotus, Amana, Iowa, November 1938. | Foto's | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Aerial Photographs of Volcanic Iceland

Aerial Photographs of Volcanic Iceland | Foto's | Scoop.it
At first glance these photos by Andre Ermolaev look like twisting abstract paintings, but in reality are aerial photos of rivers flowing through Iceland's endless beds of volcanic ash. Given its name and stereotypical depiction it's somewhat surprising to learn that the small
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Diane Arbus

Diane Arbus | Foto's | Scoop.it
Diane Arbus regarded taking her camera into otherwise off-limit settings as “very perverse” and “a sort of naughty thing to do.”
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Jagger

Jagger | Foto's | Scoop.it
Gerard Stoelhorst's insight:

A natural athlete, Mick (fourth from left/back row) in his early teens at Dartford Grammar School for Boys, circa 1960.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

BW Celebrity Portraits by Anton Corbijn

BW Celebrity Portraits by Anton Corbijn | Foto's | Scoop.it
Dutch photographer Anton Corbijn began his illustrious career in photography at a live concert in 1972. Moving to London, a few years later, he began shooting professionally for the UK’s New Musical Express. His first assignment was photographing bluesy Bill Haley, but he quickly became known for his work with post-punk bands like Joy Division
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Ready_for_descent

Ready_for_descent | Foto's | Scoop.it
Gerard Stoelhorst's insight:

http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2014/07/Shining_light_on_CAVES_2014

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

NRC selectie

NRC selectie | Foto's | Scoop.it

Tarek al-Rifi in het Al-Shifa ziekenhuis in Gaza-Stad nadat zijn kind is omgekomen bij een Israëlische aanval.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

National Geographic Found

National Geographic Found | Foto's | Scoop.it
Motorists pass people on a scenic road atop a cliff overlooking a bay near Trieste, Italy, 1956.Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic Creative
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

NASA's NuSTAR Sees Rare Blurring of Black Hole Light

NASA's NuSTAR Sees Rare Blurring of Black Hole Light | Foto's | Scoop.it
NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has captured an extreme and rare event in the regions immediately surrounding a supermassive black hole. A compact source of X-rays that sits near the black hole, called the corona, has moved closer to the black hole over a period of just days.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Gerard Stoelhorst
Scoop.it!

Physical Trauma Survivors Reenact Scenes From Missoni Fashion Catalog

Physical Trauma Survivors Reenact Scenes From Missoni Fashion Catalog | Foto's | Scoop.it
Photographer Denise Prince challenges our perception of beauty and aesthetics by interchanging professional models with physical trauma survivors in her latest photography and video project Tractatus 7. Using a catalog by a high-end Italian fashion house Missoni, Prince replicates the superim
more...
No comment yet.