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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 48

Marsel van Oosten…. This photograph of an oxcart was taken on Madagaskar by Marsel van Oosten. Notice the amazing 80 foot tall Baobab trees. The photograph was chosen by National Geographic to be party of their series “Visions of Earth” … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 47

Eric Meola…. As I was becoming a teenager, and just getting interested in photography, one of the names that stood out at the time was Eric Meola. Master photographer.  The use of color, his specialty. For 18 months between 1969 … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 46

NAPALM GIRL….  the quintessential symbol of war June 8, 1972 Photographer Huynh Cong ‘Nick’ Ut was sent to a portion of Route 1 that had been taken / closed by North Vietnese forces, to cover the fighting there, as South … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 45

State of the World…. A child ‘rag picker’ stands on a garbage dump near Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary on the outskirts of Guwahati, Assam, India.  Greater Adjutant Storks, an endangered species found mostly in Assam, are seen in the background. Photo © … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 44

Two of Saturn’s moons, as seen from the Cassini Orbiter on March 12, 2012 ************************************   Did you know that UP UNTIL NOW, 62 moons have been discovered around Saturn ?   I had no idea ! And of these, 53 … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 43

May 16 – June 1, 2011 Shuttle mission 134, was the 36th mission to the International Space Station, and the 25th and final flight of the Shuttle Endeavor. Primary payload was a spectrometer, communications antennas, and other critical supplies for … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 42

So gentle and warm and full of love and bubbly joy. The light of innocent childrens souls, shines through so clearly. Oh that humankind would lift itself up and away…. – from corrupt, power hungry, manipulating politics, – from blinding, … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 41

Now this is what I call keeping a low profile. Ooops ! Heads up ! Not exactly following the dress code here. So hard to find a decent skull cap these days ! Hopefully no one’s honor has been offended…. … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 40

Skiing in Norway…. A great shot,  by the amateur photographer Espen Mortensen, of Svolvær, Northern Norway. Espen is a practicing dentist, but otherwise fills his time taking some great images with his Canon DSLR. This skiing motif is from the … Continue reading

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Kjell E’s Cool Images – nr 39

Space Shuttle Atlantis flight STS-129…. Launched November 16, 2009 on an 11 day mission. Much of the cargo was intended for the Space Station, but there were also experiments on board, for testing future materials and coatings that will be … Continue reading

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