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Outstanding News in Picture: June 26, 2011

The day June 26 2011 is flooded with breaking news and events from all corners of the world which are best described in the following impressive shoots.

The flood water of Souris River flow through a neighborhood in Minot has threatened the life of thousands of people here. The flood water began pouring into a breached levee and around the Minot Country Club on June 23 in Minot. Recently, the water has tied the 1881 record as it rises up to 11 inches in the previous hour and brought the possibility of a record flood ever. In the picture is the flood water rising the Highway 2 bypass on the east side of Minot, North Dakota.

Flood water is seen in the Highway 2

Pakistani security officials destroy the bottles of liquor drugs in Karachi on June 26, 2011. This action is to mark the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

A little bear hides behind a farmer legs in Yukong village, Yibin city, China. This farmer takes care of these twin black bears since he found them on his farm in April

US talk show host Oprah Winfrey is in an emotional moment when she received the Honorary Doctorate in the faculty of Education from the University of Bloemfontein on June 24

A horse rider takes part in the traditional San Juan festival in the town of Ciutadella

A car and a school bus have an accident on Interstate 81 in Chambersburg, Pa. on Sunday, June 26. The crash injured more than twenty people

These amorous wood pigeons share a passionate kiss on the beak. The picture is taken by wildlife photographer Colin Varndell at Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetland Trust in Gloucestershire

The sunset sky in Bucharest is seen at the end of a stormy day

A Gypsy maiden holds a candle by a lake on Sanziene night waiting for her turn to launch it in the water. This ritual on “Sanziene” night at a lake shore in Bucharest shows the wishes of unmarried girls

A penguin hunts small fish on the Galapagos Island Archipelago, Ecuador

A 14-year-old Chinese Crested and Chihuahua mix, Yoda, wins the 2011 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest in California

Yoda is world’s ugliest dog

 

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Bob Seger LIVE at Cobo (unreleased full concert) – June 15, 1980 (part 1 of 2)

Listen to Part 2 here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CICo5xSSqE Track list: Part One – recorded at Cobo in Detroit, Michigan: 1. (Audience) 2. Feel Like a …
Video Rating: 4 / 5


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Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Visit http://www.democracynow.org to watch the entire independent, global news hour. This is a summary of news headlines from the U.S. and around the world o…

A complete look at CCTV America’s general news programing from Sunday November 18, 2012.
Video Rating: 5 / 5


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7de Laan 23 June – 4 July

7de Laan 23 June – 4 July
Will Paula impress Ryno with her vlog? Neville makes a decision about his future. Is Diederik seeing more in Kim's friendliness than she intends? Paula gets a pleasant surprise. Ryno suspects the clinic is involved in organ smuggling, but where does …
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'Lizzie Bennet Diaries' Web Series Gets Starz Treatment (Video)
web series the Lizzie Bennet Diaries, a vlog adaptation of Pride and Prejudice (sure, why not) and repurposing it as a Starz original-ish program, but then again I am not Chris Albrecht over here. From THR: Starz Digital Media, the digital and on …
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VLoggers

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Gallery Shot

A few nice video art images I found:

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Gallery Shot
video art
Image by americanartmuseum
Nam June Paik
TV Garden, 1974/2000
single-channel video installation with live plants and color television monitors; color and
sound
installation dimensions variable
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Purchased with funds contributed by the
International Director’s Council and Executive Committee Members: Ann Ames, Edythe
Broad, Henry Buhl, Elaine Terner Cooper, Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Harry David, Gail
May Engelberg, Ronnie Heyman, Dakis Joannou, Cindy Johnson, Barbara Lane, Linda
Macklowe, Peter Norton, Willem Peppler, Denise Rich, Simonetta Seragnoli, David
Teiger, Ginny Williams and Elliot K. Wolk, and through prior gift of the Bohen
Foundation, 2001

Nam June Paik
Moon Projection with E Moon and Birds, 1996
three-channel video installation with five projectors; color, sound optional
installation dimensions variable
Nam June Paik Estate

Photo by Amy Vaughters, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Gallery Shot
video art
Image by americanartmuseum
Camera Three
The Strange Music of Nam June Paik (documentary), 1975
single-channel video; color, sound
Nam June Paik Estate, Courtesy Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI), New York

Nam June Paik
Prepared Piano, 1962-63
vintage piano (Alzinger-Brice Co.) prepared using various materials
51 1/4 x 55 1/4 x 25 1/2 inches
Courtesy Vehbi Koç Foundation, Istanbul, on loan to the Neues Museum, Nuremberg

Photo by Amy Vaughters, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Press Preview

Some cool video art images:

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Press Preview
video art
Image by americanartmuseum
Jessica Dawson, Jon Huffman, and Bill Viola

Photo by Amy Vaughters, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Press Preview
video art
Image by americanartmuseum
John Hanhardt, Michael Mansfield, and Bill Viola

Photo by Amy Vaughters, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Gallery Shot

Check out these video art images:

Nam June Paik: Global Visionary – Gallery Shot
video art
Image by americanartmuseum
Nam June Paik
Untitled (Newspaper Drawings), 1990s
oil stick on printed newsprint
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift to the Nam June Paik Archive from the Nam June Paik Estate

Photo by Amy Vaughters, Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Curator’s Perspective: Sergio Edelsztein
video art
Image by Independent Curators International
On Thursday, May 27, Sergio Edelsztein spoke on political activism in Israeli video art in conversation with Kate Fowle, ICI’s executive director. This talk was the third spring installment of The Curator’s Perspective, an itinerant public discussion series in venues throughout New York that was instigated in Fall 2009.

ON HOLD (short movie featuring NAYA ANINDITA and music by JULY and JUNE)

Short film SAE Jakarta school project. Starring NAYA ANINDITA and music by JULY and JUNE.

TYT – Extended Clip June 15, 2011

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Traveling back through the Advocate archives: June 6

Traveling back through the Advocate archives: June 6
Captain John Roen, president, and Floyd B. Knuth, secretary of the Sturgeon Bay Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., were in Boston this week to complete negotiations and sign a contract of a 124-foot, $ 485000 steel fishing trawler for the Boston Fishing …
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SoundBest Audio May Improve Music Playback
Even after SK Planet fixed these problems , the program still seemed to overcompensate drastically in the 250Hz and 500Hz frequency spectrums no matter what type of speakers I used for the listening test: Boston Acoustics CR11's, a tinny portable USB …
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Chorus Pro Musica + Boston Philharmonic present Haydn's "The Creation" w
It's a warm wood-and-gilt womb whose perfect acoustics are matched by the visual richness of the elaborately carved pipe organ that serves as a backdrop to the stage. You want to hear that hall filled with a glorious wall of sound, which is what you'll …
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