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· December, 2007

Stories about Photography from December, 2007

Peru: Traveling and Photography

Luis Yupanqui Mesías of Peru Viajero [es] recounts some of the sites that he visited and photographed in 2007 and thanks his readers for accompanying him along the way.

Cuba: Havana in Pictures

photo.imagina posts a beautiful Flickr photo set of shots from Havana, Cuba.

Kenya: Kenya elections in photos

Afromusing posts photos from the Rift Valley of Kenya elections: “Here are some shots i took yesterday at a few polling stations around Eldoret.It was so hot, but people braved...

Jordan: Pictures from Amman

Laith posts pictures from Amman, Jordan, in this post.

India: Photographs from abroad

Glimpses of life abroad in the 70s (or so) at Sepia Mutiny. Beautiful photographs.

Europe: Good-Bye to More Borders

Novala, Europa says good-bye to border-crossings as more countries join the Schengen zone.

Armenia: Yoga

The Armenian Patchwork posts photographs taken at a new Yoga center in Yerevan, the Armenian capital.

Bahrain: The debt owed to the Indians of the Gulf

This is the second post from Bahrain this week; the first covered various celebrations, and demonstrations. In this post we'll be examining the official population statistics, hearing about a frustrating...

Iran:A poor musician in photos

Mohammad Tajik,blogger and photographer, has pusblished several photos of a poor musician in Tehran.It seems the musician is suffering from leprosy.

Armenia: Hiking in the Mountains

Armenia and me posts a photograph and an account of a recent hiking trip in the snow covered mountains north of the Armenian capital.

Kuwait: Operation Cat Rescue

Kuwaiti firemen were out in full force – to rescue a cat. Read Mark‘s report with photographs here.

Bahrain: National Day Celebartions

Bahraini blogger Ammar shares scenes from his country's national day celebrations in this photo post.

Arabeyes: Celebrating Eid Al Adha

Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid Al Adha - which commemorates Ibrahim's (Abraham's) willingness to sacrifice his son Ismael for Allah (God). It also culminates the Hajj, an annual...

China: Sobbing without tears

A land thirsty for water is calling for help. How many more villages would die out due to the drought? How much more land would be eroded, even buried by...

Panama: The Kuna Indigenous Group and the Use of Technology

The Kuna indigenous group in Panama have had very little access to internet and other technologies. Gilberto Alemancia, is of Kuna ethnicity, and is a well-experienced photographer and a tourism...

The Balkans: Kosovo War Inevitable?

Slovenian photographer Borut Peterlin does a photo story on a Serbian paramilitary group and leaves Kosovo and southern Serbia with a conviction that “another war in Kosovo is inevitable.”

Trinidad & Tobago: Dancing Bamboo

Now Is Wow creates some interesting effects with her camera, bamboo and natural light.

Bahrain: A tenfold increase in population?!

This time the roundup from Bahrain covers three weeks. We have frustration on every front, unfortunately: frustration with being surrounded by apathy and ignorance, with being a teenager, and with...

Oscar Niemeyer: 100 years of a daring architeture

Brazilian and international bloggers have been wishing a happy birthday to Oscar Niemeyer, the prized modernist architect who turns 100 today still very much alive, lucid, working and involved in...

Kazakhstan: “Happy” Childhood

Revavle posts a set of pictures, capturing the children playing on the devastated area behind the glossy new apartment houses in the downtown of Almaty.

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