honduran white tent bats roosting under a heliconia leaf, which they sever down the length of its midrib to create a ‘tent’ that provides a waterproof shelter and protection from potential predators.
Simen Johan born in Norway in 1973, who darkly explores the human proclivity towards fantasy and our attempts, knowing or otherwise, to alternate realities for ourselves. Merging traditional photographic techniques with digital methods, Johan creates each of his images from as many as one hundred negatives, having first constructed or discovered each element and photographed it on film. Across his body of work, the viewer is urged to ponder the relationship between the real and the artificial or imagined.
Important things from Igbohistory Instagram. European colonialism has, and still continues to dismantle the myriad of sophisticated social constructs upheld by so many African ethnicities, by presenting Africa as a unit by choosing to ignore the huge ocean of differences between ethnic groups, let alone countries.
very nice red I am testing out a sample of. red ink in a clear pen is… questionable.
reinked the Noodler’s Nib Creaper w/ Diamine Chocolate brown and did some goofy lettering abt it. Close up to get a better idea of the colour– it’s a fantastic rich, dark brown.
DEAR GOD IT’S A PEN. IT’S A FOUNTAIN PEN THAT LOOKS LIKE A SQUID. Why do such things exist if they can never be mine??? The closest I’m likely to get to a fountain pen that looks like a squid is the Pilot Pluminix.
closertodanger-fartherfromharm RIGHT? maaan. The varsities are just so fun and throw-around-able (I got some for my dad and boyfriend and they’re so happy) and I seriously ordered two more Metropolitans yesterday. They could seriously get away with charging way more than $15 for those!