Thursday, October 5, 2017

▶ BBC Archive - #OnThisDay 1948: The villagers of Abbots Bromley | the weird and wonderful world of English folk customs | hobby horse videos




BBC Archive - #OnThisDay 1948: The villagers of Abbots Bromley...:
1948: "The villagers of Abbots Bromley performed their annual traditional dance. Warning: contains some horny imagery."

Abbots Bromley Horn Dance, Staffordshire, c. 1938 | English Folk dance and song society

SEE ALSO: Let us introduce you to the weird and wonderful world of English folk customs – Museum Crush

Hooden Horse, Beckenham, Kent, 1950 (Photographer: Unknown) | English Folk dance and song society

English Folk Dance and Song Society: The National Organisation for the Development of the Folk ArtsCecil Sharp House, 2 Regent's Park RoadLondon


i am particularly intrigued by hobby horses... and, ended up starting a playlist:

hobby horse playlist on Youtube


Thursday, February 23, 2017

Golden Eagle & Red Shoulder Hawk - playing in photoshop … not finished?

playing in photoshop … working copies, not finished yet?
golden eagle & red shouldered hawk

Golden Eagle


created from –
original photo* from Wikipedia

* Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Golden_Eagle_in_flight_-_5.jpg

Red Shouldered Hawk


created from –
original photo* from Wikipedia


* photo by "Gouldingken"


on Facebook –
playing in photoshop – golden eagle & red shouldered hawk



UPDATE ::: images combined to make whats more: hawk chased the eagle

see also: what next: Golden Eagle :: "!!! an eagle was just in the giant oak by our patio … just as i posted the Oceti Sakowin Camp video" | Red Shouldered Hawks
"!!! an eagle was just in the giant oak by our patio - the hawks which are nesting in a pine at the corner of the house had started calling. i looked out the window and saw a hawk landing in the tree, then noticed the gigantic eagle sitting about 40 feet away from my face. wow! …"

Thursday, February 2, 2017