years ago today Lieutenant Colonel Jimmy Doolittle took the fight to Japan by leading sixteen B-25 aircraft on a bombing raid over Tokyo. A little over 3 years later, two B-29 aircraft carrying a different kind of bomb flew over Japan days apart and put an end to the war.
years ago today Yosuke Yamahata, a Japanese Army photographer, died of cancer. It was most likely a result of exposure to the radiation that he unknowingly encountered while recording the destruction in Nagasaki following the atomic bomb dropped by the second bomber.
The dates and numbers still resonate with me. They form a mathematical tapestry
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Take what you need and pass along the rest:
Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history.
Give me a man without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk. —J.C. Penny
How does one become a butterfly? You must want to fly so much that you are
willing to give up being a caterpillar. —Trina Paulus
I hated every minute of training, but I said, “Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the
rest of your life as a champion. —Muhammad Ali
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after
you fall. —Vince Lombardi
Every football that has ever been passed from one NFL great to another has come out of small Ada, Ohio. For the past 48 years Aunt Jane has had a hand in every Super Bowl football since the tradition began. —The Final Stitch. How A Super Bowl Football Is Made
Join Jane Hesler as she sees her life’s work make history.
Jason Siegel is an accomplished lifestyle, music and fashion photographer whose controversial art installation “Shoot Portraits, Not People” is set for debut in Aspen on Friday January 13th at The BLK MKT gallery. This creative and provocative exhibit is Siegel’s first non-photography based art project and displays photographic equipment built into high-powered weaponry, offering a look into the idea behind shooting portraits, not people… —Vimeo
How many of us talk about shooting photos when we really mean that we took photographs?
This embedded video may influence your choice of words in the future. It has certainly captured my attention.