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Paul Heckbert's Snapshots

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  1. spectators on West End Bridge

    Snapshot Title: spectators on West End Bridge
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Pittsburgh 4th of July Fireworks
    Image Owner: Tom Lauwers



    Description:

    watching the fireworks



  2. great dome at MIT

    Snapshot Title: great dome at MIT
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Boston Fireworks Display 4th of July
    Image Owner: Eric B.



    Description:

    aka bldg 10



  3. crowd on Harvard Bridge over the Charles River

    Snapshot Title: crowd on Harvard Bridge over the Charles River
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Boston Fireworks Display 4th of July
    Image Owner: Eric B.



    Description:

    Also a scissor lift.



  4. wasp's nest?

    Snapshot Title: wasp's nest?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Covered Bridge
    Image Owner: Kurt



    Description:

    hanging from ceiling joint



  5. people by lake

    Snapshot Title: people by lake
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: jasper
    Image Owner: dominique verstraeten



    Description:



  6. hikers nearby

    Snapshot Title: hikers nearby
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: jasper
    Image Owner: dominique verstraeten



    Description:



  7. hiker?

    Snapshot Title: hiker?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: jasper
    Image Owner: dominique verstraeten



    Description:



  8. hikers?

    Snapshot Title: hikers?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: jasper
    Image Owner: dominique verstraeten



    Description:

    one or two?



  9. George Washington

    Snapshot Title: George Washington
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Tim Geitner made with REAL MONEY
    Image Owner: phil Hansen



    Description:

    probably didn't realize that someday he'd be a pixel



  10. good stuff for a horror movie

    Snapshot Title: good stuff for a horror movie
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Armadillidiidae (a.k.a. rollie pollie or pill bug)
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    Attack of the 50 Foot Pill Bug!



  11. looks like reptile skin

    Snapshot Title: looks like reptile skin
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Armadillidiidae (a.k.a. rollie pollie or pill bug)
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:



  12. thepointportmacquarie.com

    Snapshot Title: thepointportmacquarie.com
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: port macquarie lookout
    Image Owner: j



    Description:

    see their panorama at www.thepointportmacquarie.com/view.html Will open in a new tab or window



  13. Tas & Geoff Happy In Love Dec 08

    Snapshot Title: Tas & Geoff Happy In Love Dec 08
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: port macquarie lookout
    Image Owner: j



    Description:

    many large painted rocks



  14. inappropriately dressed

    Snapshot Title: inappropriately dressed
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Txupinazo II Pamplona Sanfermin
    Image Owner: Kukuxumusu Sanfermin.com



    Description:

    not in white & red



  15. red bull

    Snapshot Title: red bull
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Txupinazo II Pamplona Sanfermin
    Image Owner: Kukuxumusu Sanfermin.com



    Description:



  16. wtf?

    Snapshot Title: wtf?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Lake by Roosevelt Dam
    Image Owner: Sor Dav



    Description:



  17. sailboats tied up

    Snapshot Title: sailboats tied up
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Harbour of Kastelorizo
    Image Owner: Udo Hinnerkopf



    Description:



  18. what is this building?

    Snapshot Title: what is this building?
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Harbour of Kastelorizo
    Image Owner: Udo Hinnerkopf



    Description:



  19. stairs

    Snapshot Title: stairs
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Harbour of Kastelorizo
    Image Owner: Udo Hinnerkopf



    Description:



  20. briar patch

    Snapshot Title: briar patch
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Barnacle
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    spiky



  21. pocket of microscopic stuff

    Snapshot Title: pocket of microscopic stuff
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Barnacle
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:



  22. looks like honeycomb, or lace

    Snapshot Title: looks like honeycomb, or lace
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Barnacle
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:



  23. looks like pasta

    Snapshot Title: looks like pasta
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Barnacle
    Image Owner: Molly Gibson



    Description:

    compare en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pasta_2006_3.jpg Will open in a new tab or window



  24. five people talking

    Snapshot Title: five people talking
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Belgium, Grand Place of Brussels, capital of Europe
    Image Owner: Paul Marnef



    Description:



  25. crazy shirtless fans

    Snapshot Title: crazy shirtless fans
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: LAINFORMACION.COM (Adriano Morán) | Cristiano Ronaldo en el Bernabéu
    Image Owner: Lainformacion.com



    Description:



  26. scream
  27. too loud
  28. steaming vent

    Snapshot Title: steaming vent
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kilauea - active flowfield - skylight in E tube
    Image Owner: Edwin Kite



    Description:



  29. people

    Snapshot Title: people
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kilauea - active flowfield - skylight in E tube
    Image Owner: Edwin Kite



    Description:



  30. cafe scene

    Snapshot Title: cafe scene
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Belgium, Grand Place of Brussels, capital of Europe
    Image Owner: Paul Marnef



    Description:



  31. let's smirt!

    Snapshot Title: let's smirt!
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Belgium, Grand Place of Brussels, capital of Europe
    Image Owner: Paul Marnef



    Description:

    is that what it says?



  32. police / politie tape

    Snapshot Title: police / politie tape
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Belgium, Grand Place of Brussels, capital of Europe
    Image Owner: Paul Marnef



    Description:

    restaurant closed?



  33. rippled surface

    Snapshot Title: rippled surface
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kilauea-active flowfield-fresh pahoehoe
    Image Owner: Edwin Kite



    Description:

    looks almost like tree trunk/roots



  34. ropy texture

    Snapshot Title: ropy texture
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kilauea-active flowfield-fresh pahoehoe
    Image Owner: Edwin Kite



    Description:



  35. blob

    Snapshot Title: blob
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Kilauea-active flowfield-fresh pahoehoe
    Image Owner: Edwin Kite



    Description:

    bulge in the lava



  36. mark

    Snapshot Title: mark
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Andrew's Leap 2009
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    he appears to have issues



  37. CREATE Lab is in there

    Snapshot Title: CREATE Lab is in there
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: View from Cathedral of Learning (facing SE)
    Image Owner: Liz Eick



    Description:

    home of the GIgaPan web and stitcher teams

    see the view from inside there
    gigapan.org/viewGigapan.php?id=25386



  38. where Andrew's Leap group posed

    Snapshot Title: where Andrew's Leap group posed
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: View from Cathedral of Learning (facing SE)
    Image Owner: Liz Eick



    Description:

    see the world from this viewpoint
    gigapan.org/viewGigapan.php?id=27110



  39. Perennial Phlox

    Snapshot Title: Perennial Phlox
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: 'Fountains and Roses, Brooklyn Botanic Garden (garden3)'
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:

    Phlox paniculata 'David'



  40. funny looking people

    Snapshot Title: funny looking people
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: 'Grand Army Plaza Memorial Arch - front view'
    Image Owner: Rich Gibson



    Description:



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