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May 22, 2020 – Javan Kingfisher (Halcyon cyanoventris)

These kingfishers are found on the islands of Java and Bali in Indonesia. Hunting from exposed perches, they prey on small vertebrates, like fish, reptiles, and amphibians, as well as insects, crustaceans, and other aquatic and terrestrial invertebrates. 21 more words


Decided Your dreams

You know, lot of people want to achieve their dreams, because in this world we need some goal for decided our lives ways, because of that we will need some dreams😆Like in an elementary school, you’re questioned by your teachers, your teachers say” What’s your dreams if you become adults?” And you answer “I wanna become like you” Or “I wanna become this world conqueror” 🤣🤣 like thatAnd your dreams need to be higher as you want, like “I wanna become leaders in this province” That’s too little, you need to change it like this “I want to be leaders in this world”, because the biggest your dreams will greatly increase your dreams potential ☺ 9 more words


Further iconologia research

Following on from my last post; I initially intended to produce new visual accompaniments to Ripa’s descriptions in the Iconologia, my intention being to derive these from the text alone and discarding the accompanying illustrations (produced a couple of centuries later) as a source. 218 more words

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Further iconologia research

As discussed in my recent Research page post here

I have been developing a series of symbols to represent the aspects or moral emblems  described in Ripa’s Iconologia. 122 more words

Work In Progress

Further Iconologia Research

Ripa’s Iconologia has been a well of imagery for me so far, although I have very often found a reference relevant to an idea I was pursuing, and heavily relied on the visual interpretation (produced by an engraver a couple of centuries after the words). 296 more words