Breeze of Autumn phototaken by Calligraphy in the Landscape Mark of harvest season approaching. Color, and taste. It is the master of Japanese food. The highest quality rice. ??????????????? ??????(1644 – 1694) early fall??sea and rice...Show More Summary
The White House is hoping that President Obama’s visit with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will send a message to Russian President Vladimir Putin that the United States stands with Ukraine. Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force...Show More Summary
Today's diary entry is going to skip around a bit, as I'm still dabbling all over ArcheAge and finding it nearly impossible to convey everything important inside of a few thousand words. If you're just joining us, this is day five of...Show More Summary
Antonio Pisanello, The Virgin and Child with Saints George and Anthony Abbotvia Wikipedia [Pisanello's] amazing Saint George in the London National Gallery, in his mostly silver armour, and wearing an enormous straw hat to protect him from the sun-radiance of the Virgin and Child, is the most mannered picture of evil in existence. Show More Summary
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but Scoopshot is turning pictures into actual money. Scoopshot, the world’s leading content syndication platform, connects media and brands with mobile and pro photographers. Aiming to provide...Show More Summary
Giovanni Bellini, portrait of Doge Leonardo Loredanvia Wikipedia The Doge Leonardo Loredan (1501-1505) by Giovanni Bellini shows how a great master can turn a formal state portrait into both a penetrating study of character and an image of beauty....He had a wonderful eye for a face and huge skill at getting it down on panel. Show More Summary
If that headline seems a bit confusing, allow us to present you with a picture that's worth several thousand words: Yes, through the magic of Photoshop, Miley Cyrus was able to post a photo of her tween self rocking a t-shirt of herShow More Summary
For some cosmic reason, at some point in time, some people agreed it was appropriate to spend thousands on engagement rings. Because clearly diamonds are a girl's best friend, and the size of the rock symbolizes how much your partner...Show More Summary
They say a picture's worth a thousand words. If that's true, the following 10 images could provide the lyrics for a thousand blues songs. The graphs are taken from series of recent reports which, when considered together, create a paint-by-numbers...Show More Summary
They say a picture's worth a thousand words. If that's true, the following ten images could provide the lyrics for a thousand blues songs. The graphs are taken from series of recent reports which, when considered together, create a paint-by-numbers...Show More Summary
Andrea Mantegna (1431–1506), The Court of Mantuavia Wikipedia I love how realistic this is. I discovered it in Paul Johnson's "Art: A New History" where he tells us:The Camera delgi Sposi, being an exercise in contemporary realism, is perhaps the most authentic presentation of court life in Italy's golden age that we possess. Show More Summary
The end is nigh for the tech industry? Butler startups? Yo? The funding round that launched a thousand aggravated blog posts about the merits or idiocy of an app that lets you send just a single word over and over via push notification is still supporting a living, breathing and perhaps even, thriving, startup. “It’s amazing if I compare it to other companies,” said… Read More
If a picture is worth a thousand words, is a video worth a million? With the passage of time, it seems that online video is growing at an incredible rate. More and more people prefer to watch online videos than ever before. But the million...Show More Summary
Admittedly there are some things better said with a GIF than with words. But the folks behind PopKey seem to think that everything can be said better with a short looped animation. The app is a custom keyboard for iOS 8 that swaps letters and numbers...
The headline “Arnold Painted Over Maria” is trending on the internet today, but it is not because Arnold Schwarzenegger threw shade at Maria Shriver. The saying is, “A picture is worth a thousand words” is no more apparent than a recently...Show More Summary
Elisabeth of Bavaria, Empress of Austria (1865).Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, 1805-1873). Look at that dress! I know she was a great beauty of the time but that dress is the star of this painting to me.Via Books and Art where there is a bit more info about the painting.
This has to be such an incredibly hard time for the family. Nicole Kidman's father suddenly and unexpectedly passed away after a fall in Singapore. At the time when he got word about the loss, Keith Urban was in Thousand Oaks, California where he was on his way to perform at Sherwood Country Club for a benefit [...]
Clichés are often true and it is the case that a picture can be worth a thousand words.
The journey of a thousand miles may begin with a single step – but for more than 900,000 AmeriCorps alumni, the journey of a lifetime of service began with 11 words from a powerful pledge. “I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done.” This month marks 20 years since the first class of AmeriCorps members began their year of service. Show More Summary