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· October, 2008

Stories about Photos from October, 2008

Zambia: Photo of Main Opposition Candidate Voting

Flickr photo of the main opposition candidate in the Presidential election in Zambia, Michael Satta, voting on October 30, 2008.

How to Drive in Morocco

From Warp to Weft writes some rules on how to drive in Morocco.

India: Mangalore violence

“It has been over a month since the riots in Mangalore but the anger has not gone away,” writes Apurva Mathad at Kafila after visiting a Monastery which was attacked...

Venezuela: How Children Show Their Community Through Photography

Ancla2 is an educational cooperative devoted to teaching photography, technology, and media skills to children from small and poor communities in Venezuela, who have discovered a new way to see...

Japan: Expression of surprise

Blogger and comedian Hirokazu Fujii [藤井宏和] snaps a picture and catches an expression of surprise [ja].

Russia: Kaliningrad's Real and “Fake” Estate

Copydude writes about and posts pictures of Kaliningrad's and Svetlogorsk's real estate – and “fake estate.”

Russia: Russian Tourists

Copydude writes about Russian tourists in St. Petersburg.

Bangladesh: Photographs of Sundarbans

Desherchobi posts some lovely pictures of the Sundarbans in Bangladesh after a recent safari trip.

Scenes from the Kuwait Stock Exchange

Mark, from Kuwait, shares those scenes from the Kuwait Stock Exchange.

Kuwait: Sanskrit Manuscript

From Kuwait, Fernas shares with his readers a rare Sanskrit manuscript on palm leaves from the first half of 19th century India – which is part of his personal collection.

U.S.V.I.: After Omar

News of St. John posts a few photos of the island post-Hurricane Omar.

Belize: Major Flooding

“Massive flooding in the western and central areas of Belize has cut off many villages and towns from the rest of the country, led to emergency evacuations, loss of crops...

Morocco: Beni Znassen Mountains

From Morocco, Hassi Milli shares scenes from the Beni Znassen mountains.

Iran: No World record sandwich for Iran

Biseda, an Iranian blogger, has published a couple of photos of a 1,500m (4,920ft) long sandwich made of ostrich meat.The crowd started attacking the sandwich before any of the three...

China: Co-operation 2.0 on Beijing’s Black Jails

In cooperation with citizen reporter Zhou Shuguang (Zola) and other two journalists Chen Er (Doubleaf) and Guo Jiannong, Xu Zhiyong, who firstly blogged Beijing’s black jails in the end of...

South Africa: Photos From Rage 2008

Ismail attended Rage 2008 in Johannesburg, South Africa: “Rage is a yearly gaming expo held in Johannesburg South Africa, i took some pictures when i attended last week.”

Japan: Wallpaper pictures

Sinsoku VIP [神速VIP] has a long list of “cool and sad” pictures to stick on your wall [ja].

Egypt: Detainees Stacked Like Sardine in a Cage?

Prisoners stacked one on top of the other in a cage? Award winning Egyptian blogger Wael Abbas exposes yet another horrific breach of human rights on his popular blog Misr...

Ukraine: Rally Against UPA

At Ukrainiana, lots of photos and video from a rally against the Ukrainian Insurgent Army, which took place in Kyiv today: “As expected, I found myself in the Jurassic Park...

Trinidad & Tobago: Orchid-Mania

From Trinidad & Tobago, My Chutney Garden takes us into “the strange and wonderful world of orchids.”

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