Tag: antiques

  • Vintage Exposed Film Found in an Auction

    written by etxenike on 2011-08-31
    Vintage Exposed Film Found in an Auction

    Looking through the antique camera section of MercadoLibre can result in very interesting finds. Sometimes in the shape of uncommon cameras; others, in the form of little windows into the past, and some strangers´ life.

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  • Maltby Street Market, London

    written by neja on 2013-02-18 #places
    Maltby Street Market, London

    What started a few years ago as an escape from Borough Market's high rent prices has become London's funkiest street food market. Hungry or not, you will definitely find something to enjoy here in Maltby Street Market.

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  • Somebody's Trash is Someone Else's Treasure: Analogue Cameras Retrieved from the Dumpster

    written by dux_x on 2012-06-01
    Somebody's Trash is Someone Else's Treasure: Analogue Cameras Retrieved from the Dumpster

    Listening to Garbage's album "Not Your Kind of People" and thinking about the meaning of their name (garbage is trash, but the band sounds great) I got myself remembering how many times someone threw away a camera (or any analogue device) believing it was trash at the same time that, for us, it's a treasure! Definitely, they are not our kind of people!

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  • Markets of Mumbai - Chor Bazaar (Thieves Market)

    written by prao06 on 2011-02-12 #places
    Markets of Mumbai - Chor Bazaar (Thieves Market)

    The markets of Old Mumbai offers you some amazing sights and even better photos. Walk on the streets that have seen Mumbai evolve into this incredibly stunning metropolis that it is now. Talk to people who have seen this metamorphosis and of course, check out the place before the ugly beast of development razes these beautiful lanes and buildings and replaced them with glass, steel, and concrete.

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  • Lorong Kulit Flea Market, Penang

    written by nea on 2011-08-19 #places
    Lorong Kulit Flea Market, Penang

    Formerly known as Thieves Market, the Lorong Kulit flea market is one of the must-see places when you are in Penang. Located near the city stadium, it operates daily in the morning. And no, it's not a market full of thieves or selling stolen stuff nor is it just an ordinary flea market, it's actually a vintage bazaar.

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