Search results for ‘trees’

Trees Under The Night Sky

  Fine Art Photographer Richard Alan Cohen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Moonlit’ portfolio.  To see Richard’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Richard Alan Cohen     See…

Read article

Music | Under Giant Trees By Agnes Obel

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below: Under Giant Trees * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE * BACK TO HOME PAGE  

Read article

The Vigorous Beauty Of Trees

  Landscape Photographer Greg Large is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Greg’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Greg Large     See also: Image Gallery  By Greg Large  …

Read article

Landscape Photography | Trees

  Photographer Leah Oates is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From  the book ‘Transitory Space‘.  To see Leah’s body of work, click on any photograph.                       All images © Leah Oates     See also: Pelham Bay…

Read article

Sheltering Historical Passages For Over One Thousand Years | The Sycamore Trees Of Uzbekistan

  Photographer Iulia Galushina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her  project ‘Rooted in the Past‘.   Uzbekistan is famous for centuries-old sycamores. Sycamore tree is included in the Endangered-Species List of Uzbekistan. Uzbeks pray that the wood-cutters would not get to the ‘Holy…

Read article

Natural Patterns – Trees

  Photographer David Nikias @ WOOD TREE BARK is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.   To see David’s gallery of patterns photography click on any image.                             See also: Fallen Leaves Book By David Nikias…

Read article

Digital Manipulation & Photography – Trees

  Photographer Ellen Jantzen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Disturbing The Spirits‘. To see Ellen’s gallery of artwork click on any image.                     See also: Coming Into Focus By Ellen Jantzen   Back…

Read article

Child With Snake And Trees – Depicting Nature

This collection of  paintings and photographs depicting nature was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by  Valentine Vera an artist, photographer and blogger at WILD N’ ART. CHILD TALKING TO A SNAKE is part of a Utopia project created by Valentine Vera.  The project took place in the Pantanal Region of Latin America and…

Read article

Secret Foggy Places

  Photographer Annette Schreiber is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Hidden Land’ series.  To see Annette’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Annette Schreiber     See also: Trees in…

Read article

Life On Waste Land

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   ABANDONED MANOR   One day The estates and the manors Will be stripped of their glory   Their great gates will open For no one But the last of the birds   No rumbling…

Read article

Life’s Moments In B&W

  Photojournalist and Official Fuji X Ambassador Gianis Angelakis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Gianis’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Gianis Angelakis     See also: Albums By Gianis…

Read article

Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Dominique By The Singing Nun | Jeanne Paule Deckers (1963)

Dominique, is by Belgium songwriter Jeanne Paule Deckers, also known as Soeur Sourire and as the The Singing Nun. The Lyrics are in French. Listening to Dominique makes me feel happy. The outside speakers are set to a high volume. I’m in my garden weeding, planting, pruning, and smoking my…

Read article

Reddish Days In Asia

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   NO NEWS   A man got out of his car And emptied his gun Into the nearby buildings Two children were killed By a heavy goods truck And somebody somewhere Was awarded a medal…

Read article

Water Preservation | Australia

  Fine Art Photographer Chris Round is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘THE GRAND SCHEME’.  To see Chris’ body of work, click on any image.         The Snowy Hydro Scheme is widely regarded as the most ambitious industrial project…

Read article

Restoring The European Bison

  Documentary Photographer Adrián Domínguez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘RESTORING BISON’.  To see Adrián’s body of work, click on any image.     EUROPEAN BISON RESTORING THE SPECIES The European bison (B.bonasus) is the largest land-based mammal in the continent…

Read article

Bareback & Barefooted | Child Labor Providing Favorite Pastime In Moyo Island, Indonesia

  Photographer Alain Schroeder is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Kid Jockeys’.  To see Alain’s body of work, click on any image.           Once a game between neighbors to celebrate a good harvest, horse racing was transformed into…

Read article

Park Vibe | Fort Tryon, New York City

  Photographer Joey Solomon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Fort Tryon, New York’.  To see Joey’s body of work, click on any image.         Fort Tryon is geographically and socially, the outlier’s park place of New York City.…

Read article

Vanishing Serenity

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Poem by: Saigyo (1118-90) From the book: The Japanese Tea Garden By Marc Peter Keane (Page 30)   Gazing up upon the early morning moon filtering through the trees My loneliness carried deeper by the pine wind along the ridges…

Read article

The Similar Patterns Of The Human Body & Nature

Photographer Alicja Brodowicz  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Visual Exercises’ series.  To see Alicja’s body of work, click on any photograph. “In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they’re still beautiful.” – Alice…

Read article

Neo-Paganism | Italy

  Photojournalist  Annalisa Marchionna is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Year’s Wheel’.  To see Annalisa’s body of work, click on any image.   “If you go to the creek watch out for the Hook: it is a hand coming from below…

Read article

Between The Natural World & Our Globalized Culture | A Photographer’s   Story

  Photographer David Ellingsen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The Last Stand’.  To see David’s body of work, click on any image.             As a youngster on Cortes Island, in Canada’s Pacific Northwest, I walked daily…

Read article

Daily Life On Historical Ground & Intimate Stories Of A German Family During World War II

  Photographer Nashalina Schrape is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Whispers in East Berlin’.  To see Nashalina’s body of work, click on any image.         This is the story of a house built in 1941 in East Berlin. Four generations…

Read article

Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

Read article

Memories Of Wilderness | Grande Cache, Alberta, Canada

  Photographer Eamon Mac Mahon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Landlocked’ project.  To see Eamon’s body of work, click on any image.         This project looks at remote resource towns of northwestern Canada, and the vast areas of uninhabited…

Read article

Haiku #257

Tall trees block sun Late afternoon shade controls day Price old garden pays  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018 *

Read article

DLXXIII

Quickly With precision Cardinal Lands Feeds Leaves Seeking Refuge in trees  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

Read article

Life In Hasankeyf & The Dam Construction Submerging Its Ancient History

  Photojournalist Salvo Buffa  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Hasankeyf’ project.  To see Salvo ’s  projects click on any image.   The Dam     The construction is part of the Southeastern Anatolia Project. When complete, the dam will support a 1,200 MW…

Read article

DCXXXI

Three tall trees In the snow I’m not alone  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

Read article

DCLXIII

Midday Digging holes Feel worn out Stop Chew on three chunks 100% cacao Rejuvenates Me Back Digging Planting Two Royal Palm trees * Who is The Hermit Poet?  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

Read article

“survivors…have learned to push the pain to the back of their minds” | 1963 Toc Mountain Landslide | 2000 Dead & The Silence Of Political Power

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘The Wall of Silence’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.     THE WALL OF SILENCE   At 22:39 on October 9, 1963, a 2 km…

Read article

Haiku #244

Snow falls on graveyard Trees have lost all of their leaves Tombstones standing guard  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018  

Read article

The Light In The Sky

  Multidisciplinary Art Director and Photographer Ross Buswell @ Atmospherics is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape photography.   To see Ross’ body of work click on any image.                     See also: The Mist By Ross Buswell    …

Read article

“May your road be green” | Dark History & Soft Ground | Vorkuta, Russia

  Photographer Jef Bonifacino is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Vorkuta’.  To see Jef ‘s body of work click on any image.           Former city of Gulag, situated in the North of the Ural Mounts, Russia.  There is…

Read article

Confined To His Home Under The Chilean Sky | The Late Stage Of Hugo’s Life & His Story

Portrait and Documentary Photographer Constanza Hevia H is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poetic documentary.  From her project ‘The Time I have Left’.  To see Constanza’s body of work click on any photograph.         “The witches have said I will live a long time. I…

Read article

Like A Ghost | The Forests’ Roles, Depletion & The Impact On Humankind

  Photographer Ellen Jantzen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From her series ‘Transplanting Reality; Transforming Nature’ .  To see Ellen’s body of work click on any photograph.           The natural world can be experienced on many levels, from the reality of…

Read article

Taming The Machine | Free Digital Literacy | Abbadia, Italy

  Documentary Photographer Emiliano Palei @ tamajano.com is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “PAAS ABBADIA’.  To see Emiliano’s body of work  click on any image.       PAAS (assisted access points to web services) was launched in the early 2000’s with…

Read article

DCCLXXIX

Just before nightfall Birds stop by to feed Squirrels settle in the trees Raccoons soon leave shack roof to eat Tree frog stuck on metal shed wall Light rain starts to fall   Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018  

Read article

Headhunters’ Portraits On Wood Slices | The Wancho Tribe

  Documentary Photographer, Photojournalist and Conceptual Artist  Udit Kulshrestha is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his project ‘Wancho Warriors Wood Slices‘.  To see Udit’s body of work click on any photograph.       Headhunting is the tribal tradition of collecting the heads of the…

Read article

Book Review-The Clouds Should Know Me By Now Buddhist Poet Monks of China Edited By Red Pine and Mike O’ Connor-Introduction By Andrew Schelling and Translations by: Paul Hansen, Mike O’ Connor, Red Pine, James Sanford, J.P. Seaton, Burton Watson

  The Clouds Should Know Me By Now contains poems from Chinese Buddhist poet monks between 779 and 1912. The poets in this 211 page book include: Chia Tao, Chi- Chi, Chih Yuan, Han-Shan Te- Ch’ing, Shih-Shu, Ching An, and The Nine Monks of the late Tenth Century. There is…

Read article

India’s Street Cancer Ward

  Photographer Chirodeep Chaudhuri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Cancer Ward: Open To The Sky‘.  To see Chirodeep’s body of work click on any image.   BABANRAO PANDURANG GAWLI From District Thane, Maharashtra For days on end I saw this man sitting motionless,…

Read article

Off The Grid In Matavenero

  Photographer Kevin Faingnaert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Matavenero“.  To see Kevin’s body of work click on any image.   In spring 2015 I ventured to Matavenero, a remote ecovillage high up in the isolated mountainous region of North…

Read article

“…We’re here for good” Shaftesbury’s Residents & Their Thoughts

  Photographer Neil Baird is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From project ‘Wessex“.  To see Neil’s body of work click on any photograph.   The Wrights John and Sue Wright,  retired business owners Like many incomers, they discovered the area on holiday many years…

Read article

Farming Days – The Ups & Downs

  Photographer Meg Birnbaum is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Losing The Farm‘.  To see Meg’s portfolios click on any image.       On a spring day in 2015, I entered a call for entry from a local arts organization seeking to match…

Read article

Haiku #225

  Paranoia seeds Tap Tap sucking sap from trees Insects gorge on leaves         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

Read article

“…my mother died. I was with her. She is with me”

  Photographer Masaru Goto is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project ‘Shi Ki‘.  To see Masaru’s body of work click on any photograph.   Spring         A personal note: The characters that are pronounced “Shi Ki” can have two meanings.…

Read article

Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016

  WRITER SWAPNIL MINDHE Plaza Constitución & The Daily Physical Effects Of Argentina’s  Economy     Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributor’s List 2015 & 2014

Read article

Haiku #211

Strong wind gone away Bamboo palm trees had rough day Iguanas confused   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

Read article

Preserving Iranian Traditional   Craftsmanship

  Photographer Davide Palmisano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘Shar-Bafi‘.  To see Davide’s body of work click on any photograph.       The Shar weavers use a wooden frame, consisting of two rollers, a number of pedals, a device for combing,…

Read article

Taking Land & Livelihood From Villagers – The Agribusiness & Governments Misleading Deals In Senegal

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Luka Dakskobler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Land Grabbing In Senegal’. To see Luka’s body of work click on any image.   As the world faces growing food crisis and searches for…

Read article

Book Review- A Little Treasury of Haiku Translated By Peter Beilenson

Yes, this little book is a treasure chest full of haiku poems from Japanese poets of the past. The Little Treasury of Haiku is a small hardcover book that is only 96 pages, but stuffed full of haiku gems. Each page contains four to five haiku poems. There are over…

Read article

42 Artists,17 Nationalities & 1 Canvas: The Land Art Movement In Komdhara

  Independent Film Maker and Photographer Ritam Talukdar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  To follow Ritam’s photo journeys click on any image.     Art Can Win Over Hearts Far away from the fake laughter and selfish love that has bound us within…

Read article

CMXIV

  Silky First light A snake Lounging On a stepping stone Catching some rays Squirrels Practicing Acrobatics In the coconut trees Birds Stop At the feeders For a quick breakfast Frustrated Cat Needs playmate   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2017

Read article

Afghan & Pakistani Refugees In Belgrade

  Photographer Nebojsa Markovic  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.   To see Nebojsa’s albums click on any image.   Belgrade, Serbia in January 18, 2017 Migrants from Afghanistan and Pakistan moving on toward Western Europe.   Refugees showering outside in minus 14 degrees…

Read article

The Transition From Farm Lifestyle To Higher Education In California

  Writer & Photographer Caroline Corinne Evans Abbott  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From her project ‘At The Edge Of The World: Socioeconomic Disparity Between Davis, California and Outlying Farming Communities‘.  To see Caroline’s body of work click on any image.   The farmlands of the…

Read article

Making Olive Oil In Greece

  Fine Art Photographer Christos J Palios is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Gold Of Greece‘.  To see Christos’ body of work  click on any image.       It’s compelling how much olive oil Greeks consume. Even more captivating…

Read article

Three Women Farmers & Their Stories

  Rural Photographer Hollie Crawshaw is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘ Female Farmers‘.  To see Hollie’s portfolio & projects click on any image.   Romana Grange, 34 Apple Farmer “For the last 10 years I have been…

Read article

Working In The Woods

  Commercial Photographer David Paul Bayles is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Sap In Their Veins‘.  To see David’s body of work click on any image.                     See also: Falling Forest…

Read article

Haiku #182

Morning drizzle Listening to Shakuhachi Pruning bonsai trees * Here is an outstanding Cd on Amazon.com. Samples are located on their site. Shakuhachi – The Japanese Flute Shakuhachi Meditation Music   Back to HOME PAGE

Read article

Retracing One’s Last Step In Japan’s Suicide Forest

  Photographer Taro Karibe is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘i-shi: Suicide Forest‘.  To see Taro’s body of work click on any image.         Every year, dozens of bodies are found in Aokigahara ‘sea of forest’ or ‘suicide forest’, located in…

Read article

Mystic Forest

  Photographer Neil Broadway is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this fine art photography.   To see Neil’s gallery of photographs click on any image.                     See also: Impressions 4 By Neil Broadway   Back to HOME PAGE

Read article

CMXLV

  He was a flash in the pan Never took a break Mind turned to mush Like a milkshake Always full speed Crunch Crunch Buzz saw Cut down the trees Now Sits every day on his worn chair Wondering How did it all disappear?   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright©…

Read article

CMXLIX

  Digging holes Planting Mulching Watering Coconut trees Natural endorphin release This is all I need   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2016

Read article

South Africa’s Poverty Among White People

  Artist Dean Hutton is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography. From his project ‘I Have Fallen‘. To see Dean’s body of work click on any image.         This project looks for answers to the questions: What is poverty? And what is its relationship…

Read article

Fighting To Protect Alberta’s Forests – A Photographer’s Story

  Traditional Fine Art Landscape Photographer Olivier Du Tre is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape photography.  These images are from his project ‘Deep Cuts“.  To see Olivier’s portfolios click on any image.       October 26, 2013. I will never forget that month or that year.…

Read article

Social Documentary Photography – Malawi

  Documentary Photographer Ian McNaught Davis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography. These images are from his project “Malawi: No Gold, No Diamonds, No Wars‘.  To see Ian’s photo essays click on any image.         Touted as the “warm heart of Africa”, Malawi has a…

Read article

The History Of Abandoned Farms In the Scottish Highlands

  Photographer Rob Clamp is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. These images are from his project ‘Celtic Exodus And Empty Landscapes‘.  To see Rob’s portfolio click on any image.       The Scottish Highlands today remain to be one of the least densely populated…

Read article

Haiku # 122

  Shake Shake up the trees Go out live life with energy Then no regrets   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

Read article

Documentary Photography Killing The Bats In Australia

This documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by environmental photojournalist Steven Saphore.   From Project: “Australia’s War On Bats”     See also: Backyard Birds: Brisbane Colors Of The Kula Gallery of Projects By Steven Saphore Back to HOME PAGE

Read article

Tropical Plants – Leaves

This photography essay was supplied to Edge of Humanity Magazine by David Nikias at “Leaves and Plants“. Click on any image to see more images of leaves at “Leaves and Plants”. Click on any image to see more images of trees at “Leaves and Plants”. Click on any image to…

Read article

Haiku #75

Eating nuts in trees Squirrels could care less about human luxuries  Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

Read article

Royal Botanical Gardens Peradeniya, Sri Lanka – B&W Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and bloggers Eugene Gorny at SWABHAVA.   Click on the image to see Eugene’s full collection of tropical trees from Peradeniya Click on the image to see Eugene’s full collection of tropical trees from Peradeniya Click…

Read article

Hermit’s Garden #2 – Tanka

Slowly sweeping leaves Squirrels playing in the trees Citrus fruit to eat Wind chimes blowing with the breeze Colorful birds eating seeds   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

Read article

Haiku #36

  Laying in hammock Between two coconut trees My mind is at ease   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

Read article

Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors

    “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By Her Bedside With Friends & Family | The Day My Mother Died  Kaitlin Oster     A Story Of Grief  J H Martin     A Historic Landscape Of Death & Destruction Mike Skele…

Read article

Daily Life In Turkey

This travel photo essay and article depicting the daily life in Turkey was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Lee Cleland photographer and blogger at Beyond Purgatory – A Photographer’s Paradise   Shepherds We stopped often for flocks of sheep, people picking cotton by hand, harvesting sugar beets by hand and a…

Read article

Middle Eastern Cuisine in Dahab Egypt

The open air restaurants line up along the shore.  The food is beautifully displayed on long tables as if a competition between the restaurants is about to start.  A variety of fresh sea food pulled directly from the surrounding crystal clear waters is on display along with other cuts of…

Read article