Jamie Ebdon

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Celebrating Nelson Mandela

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” –Nelson Mandela<p>Today, July 18, South Africans and people around the world celebrate the 95th birthday of anti-apartheid activist, former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize recipient Nelson Mandela.<p><b>Image:</b> <i>Nelson Mandela Portrait, South Africa, 1993</i> by Jürgen Schadeberg

Giant Oil Spill Covers the Floors of a Swiss Abbey

This giant leak seems to be consuming the floors of the Abbey-church of Bellelay. In fact, the flowing liquid is actually an installation by artist Romain Crelier. The Swiss artist's work often interacts with architecture as he strives to move average perceptions of space beyond normal …

Oil Spills

Silly Photos of Spiders Wearing Water Droplets as Hats

See if this doesn't make you crack a smile. Deep within his garden, in Batam Island, Indonesia, photographer Uda Dennie is busy takes photos of a quite humorous sight – jumping spiders with water drops on their heads! The massive water droplets stay in place for about a minute, which is just the …

Photography

Hilarious Food Art Features Potatoes Wearing Pink Sunglasses

These miniature potato installations are absolutely hilarious. Artist Peter Pink, self-described as “a nonsense maker,” has taken the very basic food item and transformed it into a large group of expressive personalities. <i>Potatoes</i> is a series of situations in which the pink-sunglasses-wearing spuds …

Food