more luanda photos

December 31, 2008

For sketching, photoshopping, etc.

Highly recommended slideshow:

http://flickr.com/photos/marcelvandervliet/tags/luanda/show/

This set is also oddly affecting (I take it to be family photos from colonial Luanda just before independence):

http://flickr.com/photos/corimba_69/sets/72157600833362071/

The Imbondeiro, National Tree of Angola:

link

Individual Photos:

http://flickr.com/photos/cafonso/133191255/

http://flickr.com/photos/afribrasil/287714929/

http://flickr.com/photos/mmdesigner/2851695646/

http://flickr.com/photos/cafonso/131642366/

http://flickr.com/photos/focalplane/307585268/in/photostream/ – the obelisk

http://flickr.com/photos/focalplane/307528334/ – shipping containers as temporary office space

http://flickr.com/photos/molinaz/2524514352/ – apartment building

http://flickr.com/photos/makgobokgobo/1157325411/ – beachfront high rises

http://flickr.com/photos/skifatenum/437995324/ – cemetery (no larger image)

http://flickr.com/photos/wilsonbentos/512163833/

likely a common street scene (wealthier area — razor wire = valuable items inside) – http://flickr.com/photos/51944602@N00/2092951527/

http://flickr.com/photos/sojourners/351137269/ – informal housing

http://flickr.com/photos/sojourners/283035301/ – same site as above, different view

http://flickr.com/photos/afribrasil/290749153/ – informal housing, fantastic shot

http://flickr.com/photos/skifatenum/438003314/ – more containers: this time as a school

http://flickr.com/photos/paulocorado/1202583219/ – coastal suburb

http://flickr.com/photos/skifatenum/438000775/ – high rise flats: unfortunately low quality jpg, but a good shot

http://flickr.com/photos/7762498@N02/460625509/ – informal housing, low quality jpg, good shot

http://flickr.com/photos/marcelvandervliet/3038631116/ – quality shot of street