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· April, 2007

Stories about Photography from April, 2007

Mali: politics is a youth movement

Sociolingo's comments about Mali's election photos from BBC: “Politics in Mali is a youth movement, and there are many young Malians who take a keen interest in the political parties....

Mongolia: Carless Ulaanbaatar

Mongolia Matters shares a photo of something remarkably rare for Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, carless streets.

Kyrgyzstan: Kemin Photos

LJ user morrire has photos from Kemin (ru), where a by-election for Kyrgzystan's parliament just took place.

Armenia: Behind the Scenes at Public TV

Onnik Krikorian reports on the Armenian parliamentary election campaign from behind the scenes at public television.

Japan: Baby Crying Contest

James from Japan Probe posted some photos from the annual baby crying contest.

Africa: African cities

Saharan Vibe posts photos of different African cities in “African Cities Part 1: Isn't Africa beautiful!”

Israel: Picture Quiz

Israeli blogger themiddle wants you to play the guessing game this week and let us know where this picture was taken.

Guatemala: Laundry Day!

A photo of day of life in Antigua, Guatemala brings readers of Antigua Guatemala Daily Photo a glimpse into life in this Central American country. The most recent photo shows...

Bahrain: Flickr Problems?

Bahraini blogger Mahmood Al Yousif raises the alarm that something may be amiss with flickr services in Bahrain.

Trinidad & Tobago: Reading the Signs

Thebookmann is amused and somewhat intrigued by “two eloquently painted wall signs” in Trinidad.

An Abandoned Clinic in Guadeloupe

Breves de Guadeloupe posts photos of an abandoned clinic.

Barbados: A World of Orchids

Chenette posts a Flickr photoset of shots from Orchid World in Barbados.

Central Asia: Old Photographs

Sue Sypko discusses how photographs taken by Russian Imperial and Soviet photographers communicate different meanings.

A week goes by in Kuwait

The unpredictable weather, shoddy telecom services and the rapid surge in the stock market are just some of the topics keeping Kuwaiti bloggers entertained this week.

Armenia: Accessible Elections

Oneworld Multimedia reports on efforts to make Armenian election ballots more accessible to the blind.

Armenia: Prosperous Armenia Rally

Onnik Krikorian reports on a Prosperous Armenia political rally in Yerevan's Arabkir district that featured the talents of pop stars.

Aruba, Bahamas, Trinidad & Tobago: Happy Earth Day

Arubagirl, Trinidadian blogger Elspeth at Now is Wow and Lynn Sweeting from the Bahamas all recognize Earth Day.

Myanmar: New Photo Blogs

Blogger MgHla introduces 5 new bloggers where three are outstanding photo blogs (Uhteik, Stevenalexand, MgBaOo) with sceneries from Myanmar.

Iranian Women's Movement Beyond Gender and Age

Thanks to Kosoof, a leading photoblogger, we can discover some important moments of this movement in photographs from the last two years. Here are six photos chosen to display that...

Ukraine: Abandoned Village Near Chernobyl

Michael Forster Rothbart posts photos from an abandoned Ukrainian village near Chernobyl.

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