Tag: skyward

Sep 6, 2016

Picture of the Day: Hong Kong Density

Picture of the Day: Hong Kong Density

It’s the fourth densest place on Earth with the second most high rises (12 stores or higher) in the world

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Dec 24, 2015

Picture of the Day: Stargazing

Picture of the Day: Stargazing

Things are looking up

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Dec 17, 2015

Picture of the Day: Hole Punch Cloud, Austria

Picture of the Day: Hole Punch Cloud, Austria

The phenomenon occurs when part of a cloud’s water droplets freeze into ice crystals and fall below the cloud layer

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Aug 27, 2015

Mammatus Clouds Look Fascinating, Here are 18 Great Examples

Mammatus Clouds Look Fascinating, Here are 18 Great Examples

Mammatus cloud are known for their interesting appearance, as the clouds seem to have smooth round puffs hanging from its underside.

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Dec 3, 2014

Picture of the Day: The Vaulted Ceilings of St Aubin

Picture of the Day: The Vaulted Ceilings of St Aubin

Photograph by Luc Viatour | http://www.Lucnix.be Seen here are the amazing vaulted ceilings and dome of St Aubin’s Cathedral in Namur, Wallonia, Belgium. St Aubin’s is the only cathedral in Belgium in the Late Baroque style and was built between 1751 and 1767. Inside, all colour is avoided, replaced by architectural enrichments and the…

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Oct 30, 2014

Picture of the Day: Underneath a Transmission Tower

Picture of the Day: Underneath a Transmission Tower

Photograph by SirSaucySquid on reddit Reddit user SirSaucySquid lay directly underneath a transmission tower to capture this hypnotic photo. The dizzying array of steel is reminiscent of a sort of giant kaleidoscope pattern. The photo was taken on his phone and edited using the VSCO Cam app. A transmission tower is a tall structure,…

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Oct 29, 2014

Thomas Lamadieu Takes Photos of the Sky and Draws on Top of It

Thomas Lamadieu Takes Photos of the Sky and Draws on Top of It

In his ongoing series entitled Sky Art, Thomas Lamadieu aka Roots Art (featured previously), takes skyward photos of buildings wherever he travels. Most of his images point directly upwards using a fisheye lens. He then uses the sky in each photo as his canvas, filling it in with illustrations and playing with perspective. To…

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