Peacock dress | House of Worth | France; Paris | 1900-1902 | silk, gold, peacock feathers, beetle wings | Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire | National Trust Inventory #: NT 107881 | Worn by Mary, Lady Curzon, for the coronation of Edward VII. The shining cloth of gold has a pattern of overlapping peacock feathers in gold on a silk chiffon background. In the ‘eye’ of each peacock feather is a section of iridescent green beetle wing. The dress weighs over 10 pounds (4.5 kg).


 

We all spend a lot of time taking, downloading, uploading, tagging, purging, rating and organizing photos. But, what happens when it is time to move your photos to a new computer or software system?


 

Living Room With Art Deco-Inspired Gas Fireplace

Living Room With Art Deco-Inspired Gas Fireplace | HGTV


 

Diatom frustules (SEM) by Science Photo Library

Alga Photograph - Diatom Frustules (sem) by Science Photo Library


 

Insects and spiders that have mastered the art of disguise

Many species of insects and spiders have mastered the arts of camouflage and mimicry. These macro photographs, taken by Singaporean photographer Nicky Bay, show the extraordinary lengths that insects and spiders will go to look like something else or simply disappear from view.


 

Best Way to Store Photos

How to Organize your Photo Collection // Photo library organizing tips and strategies // Simply Spaced


 

Stem cell-derived neurons, micrograph Art Print by Science Photo Library

Stem Cell-derived Neurons


 

1950s: Lamplighter, aka a lichtie or leerie (Burrell Collection Photo Library). Lamplighters didn't disappear from Glasgow streets until 1971.


 

halo


 

New York City's Public Library- love this. What a wonderful way to honor history in reading and writing.


 

Marie Claire Copyright Photo Library


 

Great Dixter, East Sussex by Science Photo Library

Great Dixter, East Sussex Print by Science Photo Library


 

How to Start your own Personal Branded Stock Photo Library

When I was studying graphic design, one of my teachers suggested we start taking a camera wherever we went and take lots of photos of textures, scenes and anything that could be useful for our own personal collection of stock images. Stock photos can get expensive, and everyone else seems to be using all the same free images, so having your own library to work with is valuable. I bought myself a semi-decent camera, and started the practice of taking and collecting photos. It was the beginning of a new love and practice for me. I ended up finding great


 

Hosta Prince of Darkness [przemiana]


 

Louvered Closet Doors: Designs, Repair, Replacement

Choose the right louvered doors for your closet with tips from HGTV.com.


 

Red-spotted purple butterfly - Stock Image - Z355/0965

Bleu Painted Lady ~ Science Photo Library


 

Stem cell-derived neurons, micrograph Art Print by Science Photo Library

Stem Cell-derived Neurons


 

'Embroidery' is a hosta sport found in Japan. As Schmid describes it, This cultivar has a deeply crimped (stitched) margin of a somewhat deeper green, than the flat green color of the center of the leaf. The center is whitish in spring, but rapidly turns green soon after leafing out. It is a medium-sized plant. It was sold for over $500 for years by one or two vendors in the 1990's. Van Wade says that the parents are unknown.


 

Hearts Drifting Away

Hearts Drifting Away


 

Goliath beetle - Stock Image - C002/3652

Goliath beetle C002/3652 Rights Managed This image is part of the feature Ten Amazing Beetle Facts Credit: PASCAL GOETGHELUCK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Caption: Goliath beetle (Goliathus goliathus). The Goliath beetle, native to Africa, is not only one of the largest scarab beetles but one of the largest insects in the world, growing up to 14 centimetres in length. This mounted specimen is about 9 centimetres long.


 

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Coral reef with sunbeam, illustration - Stock Image - C039/5343

Coral reef with sunbeam, illustration - Stock Image - C039/5343 - Science Photo Library


 

Adelie Penguin With Chick Acrylic Print by William Ervin/science Photo Library

Adelie Penguin With Chick Acrylic Print by William Ervin/science Photo Library. All acrylic prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days and delivered ready-to-hang on your wall. Choose from multiple sizes and mounting options.


 

Animal Cell by Russell Kightley/science Photo Library

Animal Cell Photograph by Russell Kightley/science Photo Library


 

Contemporary Kitchen with Custom Breakfast Bar

Opening up the wall between the kitchen and living room gives the illusion of more space in this contemporary condo. Easily eat at the breakfast bar with a custom herringbone pattern made from the unused floor planks.


 

Hosta 'White Hot'


 

Best Way to Store Photos

How to Organize your Photo Collection // Photo library organizing tips and strategies // Simply Spaced


 

Scottish Castles Photo Library - Cardoness Castle, Cardoness Castle, Dumfries and Galloway


 

A Chair for the Great Outdoors

A Chair for the Great Outdoors: This is a project that will reward you with comfort! It will last outdoors for years and years with no upkeep, weathering gracefully as the years roll on. It has a natural rugged utilitarian style, and making one of these chairs is an easy wee...


 

Featherstar on gorgonian coral - Stock Image - C004/2270

Featherstar on gorgonian coral - Stock Image - C004/2270 - Science Photo Library