Posts tagged with “whales”

Posted 1 year ago
Posted 1 year ago

(via Literature Pictured Series No 4 - MobyDick Screenprint by erinkendig)

"Oh, grassy glades! oh, ever vernal endless landscapes in the soul; in ye, — though long parched by the dead drought of the earthy life, — in ye, men yet may roll, like young horses in new morning clover; and for some few fleeting moments, feel the cool dew of the life immortal on them. Would to God these blessed calms would last. But the mingled, mingling threads of life are woven by warp and woof: calms crossed by storms, a storm for every calm. There is no steady unretracing progress in this life; we do not advance through fixed gradations, and at the last one pause: — through infancy’s unconscious spell, boyhood’s thoughtless faith, adolescence’ doubt (the common doom), then scepticism, then disbelief, resting at last in manhood’s pondering repose of If. But once gone through, we trace the round again; and are infants, boys, and men, and Ifs eternally.” [Herman Melville, Moby-Dick, or The Whale, Chapter 114 The Glider] 

Posted 1 year ago

Antidotes to the Monday blues: immerse yourself in water. Swim. Breathe. Resurface. Repeat.

[Photo by Bryant Austin - Marine Mammal Conservation Through the Arts]

Posted 1 year ago
Posted 2 years ago

I’ve had dreams like that.

(Source: elizabethmillie)

Posted 2 years ago

Massive fake whale spotted in the Thames, part of a WWF campaign to save the last 130 western gray whales

[Image by Geoff Caddick/PA via Extra, Extra | Londonist]

Posted 2 years ago
Posted 2 years ago
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Kaikoura sperm whale mural, South Island, New Zealand (by Amélie Le Fabuleux Destin d’)

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Kaikoura sperm whale mural, South Island, New Zealand (by Amélie Le Fabuleux Destin d’)

Posted 2 years ago

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(via Metti un fotografo italiano a Londra | No Borders Magazine)

My top friend Umberto came to visit me in London at the end of August and brought his Holga pinhole camera. We spent some time creating long exposure shots, and you can see the amazing results on No Borders Magazine.

Posted 3 years ago