Tag Archives: photos

01-Dijon-now-then

He Found WW2 Photos Of Dijon In France And Retook Them 70 Years Later

My name is Pierre, I’m a 19-year-old Frenchman and a history hunter. Not only because I’m an archaeology student, but also because I wander around my city of Dijon, former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, re-shooting WW2 pictures I found last year on the Web from the same spot and angle. When and where it all began Dijon was ...

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04-people-actually-live

People actually live on that little sliver of paradise

This is the Tikehau Atoll in French Polynesia. It’s the permanent home to about 300 residents, many of whom work on the Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort. On a visit in 1987 Jacques Cousteau’s research group made a study of Tikehau’s lagoon and they discovered that it contains a greater variety of fish species than any other place in French Polynesia. ...

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02-Absolutely-Fascinating

43 Absolutely Fascinating Sports Photos

Mike Tyson and his trainer, Cus D’Amato, before his first professional fight 3-6-1985 Manute Bol playing defense in 1984 (At 7 ft 7 in tall, he was one of the tallest men ever to play in the National Basketball Association) Andre Berto’s demolished face after fighting Roberto Guerrero Boston Celtics’ Brandon Bass Learning How to Swim at Age 28  Halftime ...

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