Ceiling of the Church of the Society of Jesus (La Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús), a Jesuit church in Quito, Ecuador. The exterior doesn't give an idea of the beauty of the interior, with a large central nave, which is profusely decorated with gold leaf, gilded plaster and wood carvings, making of it the … Continue reading Picture of the day for August 18, 2019
Hippos in Lake Tana near Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. Learn more.
Craigdarroch Castle just after sunset - view from the west, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Learn more.
Dormition of the Virgin at the Bäckeraltar (altar of the bakers), St. Stephen's parish church, Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria. Anonymous master, around 1490.. Learn more.
Ankogel (3,252 metres (10,669 ft)) in the High Tauern National Park – view from Stappitz in the Seebach Valley near Mallnitz, Carinthia, Austria. Learn more.
"We cannot perform magic - but we can do our job. Do your part. Vote CDU." This campaign poster was created for Germany's first postwar election in 1949.. Learn more.
The monumental Wittelsbacher fountain in the northern part of central Munich, in Bavaria, Germany. The sculpture on the left is of a woman seated on a bull, holding a bowl, and depicts the healing qualities of water; on the right, a man sits astride a horse and hurls a rock, representing water's destructive power. Built … Continue reading Picture of the day for August 12, 2019
Entrance hall of the regional court of Berlin located in Littenstrasse 12-17 in Berlin-Mitte.. Learn more.
Water for use in aerial firefighting being carried in a bucket attached to a MChS Mil Mi-26 heavylift helicopter in the Vladivostok region of Russia. Learn more.
Panther chameleon (Furcifer pardalis) male, Lokobe Strict Reserve, Nosy Be, Madagascar. Learn more.