Hortas pedagógicas of Guimarães is a communitarian place dedicated to urban agriculture. This is a Project that started this year with the first zone available. The ecological / public park was built in agricultural land located in the entrance of the city near to the highway turning that unused space in an interesting zone.
An urban approach to agriculture is the main propose of this space where the people can rent a small plot of land to plant, making this kind of activities again available to everyone. Itt is a little difficult nowadays, only a few can still live with a good contact with nature and natural products, so it is great opportunity to do something different from your day life routine. It’s really great to see persons there in the end of a working day, some of them after being all day seated in front of computer and during that period they are enjoying themselves without any kind of stress and in the end they can take home some nice vegetables. They have all good agriculture zones. It also sas to have a lot of scarecrows, built by the users.
Burkina Faso is a country that has three different climatic areas. It's mostly a land of the Sahel, very dry but with some vegetation and a short rainy season. The very south of the country is already in the tropical zone but the north still belongs to the Sahara desert. I had the opportunity to visit this area and witness a magical moment: a sunrise in the desert.
Inspired by the seventies, this young artist makes it seem that such an epoch lives forever in her photographs, perfectly maintaining the spirit of the time which was characterized by a multitude of colours, contrasts and famous disco moves.
Every month, thousands of film photography enthusiasts from all over the world join the Lomography community. We welcome yet another batch of talented newcomers who stood out from the rest because of their exceptional photos.
It can be said that photography is more than just a click on the camera, it makes the moments, people and emotions live forever. This was confirmed to us by an exceptional Dutch photographer Ferry Verheij, whose photographs represent stories of all those people and places he had a chance to know.