Tanja Barnes

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Death Valley Super Bloom 2016 in #VR

Click and drag image above If you’re a close up or macro photographer, the Death Valley Super Bloom for 2016 is amazing. For panoramic photography, it’s a bit underwhelming as this sweet but subtle phenomenon is swallowed up by a wide lens.

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Virtual Tour of Miners Memorial – Immigrant Park, Pittsburg, KS

View on Google Street View Miner’s Memorial, dedicated in July 2008 pays tribute to the immigrants who settled in Southeast Kansas and worked in the Weir-Pittsburg Coalfields of Cherokee and Crawford Counties.

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Discover the Pittsburg ArtWalk “Your Downtown” Mural located in Pittsburg, Kansas

View on Google Maps  The Pittsburg ArtWalk in Pittsburg, Kansas has been a local happening since 2005. For 2015 ArtWalk, in collaboration with SEK Art Fest, a completed public art piece entitled “Your Downtown” located at the northwest corner of 5th Street and Broadway was dedicated.  It was so beautiful that I had to photograph it and share […]

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Technical Difficulties, Please Stand By

Hi, everybody. Just a quick note to let you know that I’m experiencing extreme technical difficulties with my blog including ghost posts, subsequent Twitter posts (due to integration) and importing my blog to my website.

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Put On Your Google Cardboard and Experience Beijing’s 798 Art Zone in VR

Once the home of the North China Wireless Joint Equipment Factory, the 798 Art Zone is a vast compound built in the 50s that has been renovated to house dozens of galleries, design studios, art spaces, artists’ studios, ateliers, fashion houses, shops, restaurants, and bars. Today the 798 is also the epicenter of China’s street […]

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Atop the Beijing Ancient Observatory

Visit on Google Maps Street View   The Beijing Ancient Observatory, on the UNESCO Tentative List, is located on the top of a fort-like building at Jianguo Gate. It is one of the oldest observatories in the world. It used to be a part of the city wall once surrounding Beijing. Although there were no […]

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“RISE UP” – The Street Art of Las Vegas from the Life is Beautiful Festival featuring Works by Alexis Diaz, AWARE, D*Face, Doze Green, Vhils, Zio Zeigler and Many More

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas — literally! RISE ABOVE is the eclectic, and permanent street art program of Life Is Beautiful Festival curated by JUSTKIDS that turned 15 blocks of Downtown Las Vegas into an art-inspired playground showcasing works by some of the biggest names in international urban art. Line-up: Vhils, D*Face, Doze Green, […]

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18b Arts District – Las Vegas Street Art & Murals

The “18b” in Las Vegas, Nevada,  is just a short walk or bus ride from Fremont Street. Also known as the Las Vegas Arts District, the “18b,” represents the original Arts District area, which consisted of 18 blocks.

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Cell-e-Brate – Final CELLspace Jam in San Francisco on Saturday 8/30/2014

  Since 1998, CELLspace in San Francisco’s Mission was a locus for unique cultural, artistic, and community events. The space is also known as a world famous practice venue within the street dance community, and many events were held there such as Mighty 4, Solidify, Momentum, Who Can Roast the Most, and Burning Sessions to name […]

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Mono Lake in 360°

Those that know me know that my favorite getaway in California is to hit the road and get on the US 395 — specifically, the segment that crosses the Mojave Desert and Owens Valley and then passes east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range all the way on to Carson City. I love everything about the […]

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