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This one too! A dark chocolatey burnout fabric with a floral pattern.

I’ve been trying to take a good picture of this yummy plum color for days and I finally got the lighting right! Available for Butt Cover awesomeness.

Pages and pages and pages of movement description while it’s still fresh in my brain……. #hotpot #its #holycrapthisisalotofinformation (Taken with Instagram)

California Academy of Sciences- Golden Gate Park. Biology is beautiful.

fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Eadweard Muybridge (9 April 1830 – 8 May 1904):
A British photographer who spent much of his working life in California, and traveling in other parts of the United States. He is known for his pioneering work on animal locomotion in 1877 and 1878, which used multiple cameras to capture in stop-action photographs, and his zoopraxiscope, a device for projecting motion pictures that pre-dated the flexible perforated film strip used in cinematography.
In his earlier years in San Francisco, Muybridge had become known for his landscape photography, particularly of the Yosemite Valley. He also photographed the Tlingit people in Alaska, and was commissioned by the United States Army to photograph the Modoc War in 1873. In 1874 he shot and killed Major Harry Larkyns, his wife’s lover, and was acquitted in a jury trial on the grounds of justifiable homicide. He traveled for more than a year in Central America on a photographic expedition in 1875.
In the 1880s, Muybridge entered a very productive period at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, producing over 100,000 images of animals and humans in motion, capturing what the human eye could not distinguish as separate movements. He spent much of his later years giving public lectures and demonstrations of his photography and early motion picture sequences. He also edited and published compilations of his work, which greatly influenced visual artists and the developing fields of scientific and industrial photography.
Don’t hate me for citing wikipedia. Click here for more of his biography.

fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Eadweard Muybridge (9 April 1830 – 8 May 1904):

A British photographer who spent much of his working life in California, and traveling in other parts of the United States. He is known for his pioneering work on animal locomotion in 1877 and 1878, which used multiple cameras to capture in stop-action photographs, and his zoopraxiscope, a device for projecting motion pictures that pre-dated the flexible perforated film strip used in cinematography.

In his earlier years in San Francisco, Muybridge had become known for his landscape photography, particularly of the Yosemite Valley. He also photographed the Tlingit people in Alaska, and was commissioned by the United States Army to photograph the Modoc War in 1873. In 1874 he shot and killed Major Harry Larkyns, his wife’s lover, and was acquitted in a jury trial on the grounds of justifiable homicide. He traveled for more than a year in Central America on a photographic expedition in 1875.

In the 1880s, Muybridge entered a very productive period at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, producing over 100,000 images of animals and humans in motion, capturing what the human eye could not distinguish as separate movements. He spent much of his later years giving public lectures and demonstrations of his photography and early motion picture sequences. He also edited and published compilations of his work, which greatly influenced visual artists and the developing fields of scientific and industrial photography.

Don’t hate me for citing wikipedia. Click here for more of his biography.

SILLY GLASSES ONLY. (Taken with instagram)

@2 of 2. Crazy paintings I got to stare at all night. (Taken with instagram)

The monsters of BLUR! FORLASI! (Taken with instagram)

You want pretties? I got ‘em! Www.etsy.com/shop/calamitysam (Taken with instagram)