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Whimsical Wednesday: Garden Gnomes

This gallery contains 2 photos. Of all the statues on the grounds (even Snow White and the 7 Vertically Challenged Men couldn’t hold a candle to these), I think the garden gnomes stole the show. 49 more words

Photography

2222–Ganesh Utsav 2014–Jayraj Nagar, Borivali

  • Place: Mumbai, India
  • Date: 31 August 2014
  • Camera: Nikon D7000
  • Lens: Nikkor 18-200 mm
  • Focal Length: 18.0 mm
  • Aperture: f/5.6
  • Exposure Time: 1/30
  • ISO: 1400
Art

Vienna

In the Volksgarten in Vienna is a sculpture outside the Temple of Theseus.  The temple was built between 1819 and 1823 by Peter Nobile.  It was designed to house a contemporary sculpture of Theseus fighting a Minotaur by Canova.   36 more words

Art

Penny Pitching Tradition Chips Away At Historical Sculpture In Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — Let the finger-pointing begin — lawmakers and lobbyists honoring a tradition at California’s Capitol may have made a million dollar mistake. 187 more words

News

Pope John Paul II Honored With Statue At Maryhill Cemetery

CHICAGO (CBS) – Just a few months after Pope John Paul II was canonized as a saint, a north suburban cemetery has honored his 1979 visit to Chicago with a free-form memorial sculpture. 316 more words

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Onwards

Classic statues are among my favorite to photograph at museum. They’re typically in expressive positions which are often fun to replicate yourself and take a photo alongside the statue. 12 more words

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