This is the first know photo of a human being. It is a Daguerreotype that was taken in 1838 in the Boulevard du Temple in Paris by the inventor of the process Louis Daguerre. This process involved exposing a chemically treated metal plate for 10 minutes. There were other people and carriages in the photo but because they were moving, they didn’t show up.
"Allure of the Seas" is a new ship of Royal Caribbean International. It is also the sister ship to the world's largest passenger ship, the MS Oasis of the Seas.
It is 181 feet (360 m) long, with a 3D-movie theater, ice rink. the ship carries around 5,600 people. The "Chicago" musical and the acrobatic show "Blue Planet" take place there. The outdoor playground on board of "Allure of the Seas" includes a multi-court, which can host basketball, volleyball and badminton games.
It left the Turku shipyard October 29 2010 heading directly to Florida, USA.
If you've never been to Bangkok, Thailand, you'd probably be surprised to learn that a lot of people actually do celebrate Halloween here. Thailand is a Buddhist country but Bangkok has a sizeable expat community, many of whom celebrate Halloween. There are also a lot of Thais who celebrate Halloween , regardless of being Buddhist, as Thais love nothing more than having fun and Halloween is certainly fun
These photos were taken at the house and on Kao San Road, located in the old town, only a short walk from the Grand Palace.
These drawings were made by the bloodiest dictator in history; Adolf Hitler. His subject matter is an interesting selection of women, cute dogs, and flowers. The paintings were done between 1914 and 1917. In spite of his infamy, his paintings were not all that bad. Have a look and see for yourself.
This post contains posters of the clothes of some very famous musicians. It is a project made by Moxy Creative and called "The Style of Music." Some of the clothes are outlandish, some are rather ragged. However, when you are as good a musician as these folks are you get to wear whatever you want.