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  1. Mt Sopris

    Snapshot Title: Mt Sopris
    Taken by: handi pan

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Right Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    The tallest, although not the highest peak in Colorado



  2. Maroon Bells

    Snapshot Title: Maroon Bells
    Taken by: handi pan

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Right Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    14,000 foot world famous peaks



  3. Pyramid Peak

    Snapshot Title: Pyramid Peak
    Taken by: handi pan

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Right Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    14,000 foot peak



  4. Martian Obstacle

    Snapshot Title: Martian Obstacle
    Taken by: Jason Buchheim

    Image: Mars Stereo-3D Panorama 'Calypso' from Spirits view of 'Troy'
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    a big rock in the path of the rover.



  5. The Summit

    Snapshot Title: The Summit
    Taken by: Jason Buchheim

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Left Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    Top of the top



  6. Snowcat Driver

    Snapshot Title: Snowcat Driver
    Taken by: Jason Buchheim

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Left Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    Lots of trips each day



  7. hoodoos

    Snapshot Title: hoodoos
    Taken by: Eric Grumling

    Image: Bryce Point 1
    Image Owner: Eric Grumling



    Description:

    The Hoodoos are formed when acidic water dissolves the "cement" holding the sandstone together.



  8. Ski Patrollers

    Snapshot Title: Ski Patrollers
    Taken by: Jason Buchheim

    Image: Aspen Highlands Maroon Bowl Left Eye View Stereo 3D
    Image Owner: Jason Buchheim



    Description:

    Waiting for the 'Sweep', when the ski the run at the end of the day to ensure there are no stragglers.



  9. The Zoo Train

    Snapshot Title: The Zoo Train
    Taken by: David Engle

    Image: Hermann Park Zoo Train: Riding In the Lap of Luxury
    Image Owner: David Engle



    Description:

    Fun time can be had, but the ticket only allows for one revolution, not all day :(



  10. radio

    Snapshot Title: radio
    Taken by: Michiel Elsevier Stokmans

    Image: Kitchen
    Image Owner: Michiel Elsevier Stokmans



    Description:

    radio



  11. Camera

    Snapshot Title: Camera
    Taken by: C L

    Image: Philadelphia City Hall / Dilworth Plaza
    Image Owner: C L



    Description:



  12. No No No!

    Snapshot Title: No No No!
    Taken by: C L

    Image: Philadelphia City Hall / Dilworth Plaza
    Image Owner: C L



    Description:



  13. Flowers and a culture

    Snapshot Title: Flowers and a culture
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Flowers occupy a special aspect of each culture. Some societies will attach mythological meaning to flowers and their significance.

    See:
    www.mythencyclopedia.com/Fi-Go/Flowers-in-Mythology.ht Will open in a new tab or window...



  14. Gladden the night

    Snapshot Title: Gladden the night
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The moon and the night - an attempt to help children feel better about darkness of night - giving them a sense of light from the moon as their night light and also the lad of Nod - joyful dreams encou...



  15. zappa

    Snapshot Title: zappa
    Taken by: Michiel Elsevier Stokmans

    Image: Kitchen
    Image Owner: Michiel Elsevier Stokmans



    Description:

    zappa



  16. Pozdrowienie trębacza

    Snapshot Title: Pozdrowienie trębacza
    Taken by: Jurek Pajor

    Image: Kraków Krakow - POLAND
    Image Owner: Jurek Pajor



    Description:

    Po hejnale czasami trębacz macha trąbką, pozdrawiając widzów.



  17. Hard Rock

    Snapshot Title: Hard Rock
    Taken by: Aureliano Fernández

    Image: PARQUE STUDIOS UNIVERSAL, ORLANDO FLORIDA
    Image Owner: Aureliano Fernández



    Description:

    logo



  18. See through car

    Snapshot Title: See through car
    Taken by: Roger Wolff

    Image: Monte Avena
    Image Owner: Roger Wolff



    Description:

    That car doesn't belong there, so it's better if you can see through most of it, right?



  19. What is this scientific device measuring?

    Snapshot Title: What is this scientific device measuring?
    Taken by: David Engle

    Image: Meteor Crater, Arizona - USA -
    Image Owner: John Post



    Description:

    anyone know?



  20. skilift

    Snapshot Title: skilift
    Taken by: Roger Wolff

    Image: Monte Avena
    Image Owner: Roger Wolff



    Description:

    skilift



  21. Typical Bikes

    Snapshot Title: Typical Bikes
    Taken by: The Gigapanographer Currently Known as "Kilgore661"

    Image: Dam
    Image Owner: The Gigapanographer Currently Known as "Kilgore661"



    Description:

    I don't think I ever saw a new-looking bike in three days in Amsterdam. I think they must sell them pre-rusted.



  22. Dome of the Rock and Hebrew University

    Snapshot Title: Dome of the Rock and Hebrew University
    Taken by: Eric Torrie

    Image: Jerusalem from the Haas Promenade
    Image Owner: Eric Torrie



    Description:

    Dome of the Rock with Hebrew University behind



  23. Watchtower

    Snapshot Title: Watchtower
    Taken by: Aschwinn Smith

    Image: San Francisco from Treasure Island
    Image Owner: Andrew Solomonik



    Description:

    a watchtower on alcatraz



  24. C'est moi!

    Snapshot Title: C'est moi!
    Taken by: Vicki Hertzberg

    Image: FINE GIGAPIXEL CONFERENCE IN LIVE
    Image Owner: Aureliano Fernández



    Description:

    'Nuf said.



  25. Cover

    Snapshot Title: Cover
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The book was given to a little girl who has treasured it all of her life and who is now 65 years of age.



  26. Johnny Gruelle wrote and illustrated this book

    Snapshot Title: Johnny Gruelle wrote and illustrated this book
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Johnny Gruelle is best known as the creator of Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy. A newspaper cartoonist for most of his adult life, he drew two Sunday pages during his career. The first was Mr. Twee Deedl...



  27. Where children tread...

    Snapshot Title: Where children tread...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    a rainbow glows...



  28. The copyright of the book is 1925

    Snapshot Title: The copyright of the book is 1925
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    In the public domain the book itself is a beautiful work of art.



  29. Dwarfies?

    Snapshot Title: Dwarfies?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The 1925 sense of political correctness left a lot to be desired when the word dwarfies can be used and read to children. Imagine in our ethos a teacher saying the word "dwarfies" when those who suff...



  30. The beautiful watercolors of this children's book

    Snapshot Title: The beautiful watercolors of this children's book
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Perhaps most impressive of this era of illustrations is the quality of the watercolors on each and every page. The artists have taken great care for detail and the colors reach out and grab your eye ...



  31. Bob

    Snapshot Title: Bob
    Taken by: Darryll Zurbyk

    Image: Grey Cup 2010 North Side Fans
    Image Owner: Edmonton Journal



    Description:

    Here you are...



  32. P is for pretty...

    Snapshot Title: P is for pretty...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The idea that beauty comes from a sunny disposition - seeking to be pretty - the best beauty treatment is to be cheerful/sunny. The ethos in which we now live in 2010 eschews such an idea as nonsense...



  33. Be useful to gain friends and love

    Snapshot Title: Be useful to gain friends and love
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The notion that love is something we must earn is a concept of love that is far from "agape" which is unmerited love - the highest form of love - when one loves others not to get their love but just b...



  34. Folks who move slowly have no purpose in life

    Snapshot Title: Folks who move slowly have no purpose in life
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Perhaps this cute little poem was meant to encourage children to think 'have a purpose' don't just wander through life aimlessly



  35. The way to friendship?

    Snapshot Title: The way to friendship?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    If you are loyal and true you always will gather good friends...a very compelling beautiful graphic and again the emphasis on being good is good for you.



  36. Mistletoe being held over one's own head

    Snapshot Title: Mistletoe being held over one's own head
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    In the culture of 1925 and before Mistletoe was a way to charm others into kissing you, loving you. The idea, planted in young heads, that you can get someone to love you by using 'goodness' or a cha...



  37. Motive to be kind?

    Snapshot Title: Motive to be kind?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The motive to be kind and friendly is put forward as being "everyone loves us and wishes to do nice things for us." Such a selfish reason for doing good might wonder "is this the best approach to tak...



  38. Excellent description of what letters mean

    Snapshot Title: Excellent description of what letters mean
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    As children are read this description they are told "when mother reads to you" which also shows us that in the social ethos back in 1925 when this book was published, mothers, not fathers, were the so...



  39. The little creatures that help us...

    Snapshot Title: The little creatures that help us...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    the children throughout the book are shown these tiny little fictitious creatures who are going to help them learn their letters so that they can eventually read.



  40. Children taught that letters are the key to open...

    Snapshot Title: Children taught that letters are the key to open...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    a wonder box - they are told they are in some sort of 'cage' with walls and can't get out of their 'little life' unless they learn the alphabet. A bit of fear is mixed with the carrot of 'wonder'.



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