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Day 48_ educate youth_empower communities through radio!

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Day 48_ educate youth_empower communities through radio!

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A meeting at the oldest community radio station of the whole continent: Bush radio. It started (during the apartheid times) as a pirate station and become legalized in 1995.

Bush radios philosophy is awesome. Being their for the communities, having their voices be heard. Besides broadcasting they mainly do training in journalism/radio…so cool

We spoke about the Umthombo project, raising awareness, selecting children…we’ll be partnering in this..

Nice fact: founder of bushradio is married to a Dutch lady and lives partly in The Netherlands..fun. Bush radio is funded for big part by Dutch organizations..

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33 Postcards

Image by Eva Rinaldi Celebrity and Live Music Photographer
33 Postcards Movie Premiere At Randwick Ritz Sydney, by Eva Rinaldi

Tonight saw 33 Postcards enjoy its premiere at the Randwick Ritz, in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.

The night was not only a movie premiere but also an event somewhat designed to raise awareness and funds for educational and arts programs, tied into the film.

33 Postcards enjoyed strong media support by popular radio station 2UE and benefiting Sydney Children’s Choir and their Bursary Program, giving disadvantaged kids musical and educational opportunities that would have otherwise likely been out of their grasp.

The acclaimed cast and crew of 33 Postcards enjoyed drinks and bites with their fan base, insiders, and entertainment media, and also lapped up performances from the Sydney Children’s Choir and Chinese Lion Dancers.

Then it was time for the Australian theatrical premiere of the flick.

The film was shot in both China and Sydney, Australia in 2010. It’s the story of Chinese orphan Mei Mei (Zhu Lin) who for a decade of dreams about embracing her Australian sponsor Dean Randall (Guy Pearce). It’s not until she reaches 16 years of age, when her orphanage travels down under to Australia to attend a Choir Festival, Mei Mei takes the opportunity to look him up. What she finds however is a far cry from the idyllic life he depicted in his postcards. Initially mismatched, together they begin a journey in search of belonging, family, redemption, love and acceptance. It’s trial, tribulation, and living to fight and survive another day.

Dean is actually a convict in prison for manslaughter, so you can imagine the issues that brings on.

33 postcards won the Community Relations Commission Award at Sydney Film Festival and Victor Dominello MP NSW Minister aptly stated "33 Postcards, inspired by real life stories, explores how two individuals come together despite two different cultures, ages and unexpected circumstances." This evocative film portrays sensitively how people of vastly different cultural backgrounds can interact effectively in our society."

This is an unique and touching story that is rarely told about the relationship that some Aussies have with Chinese Orphans.

It’s not quite for everyone, but if you like a story of survival, beating the odds and the world coming together as one sort of thing, this is likely for you.

Well done to everyone involved in making the event a success.

Stars:

Guy Pearce, Zhu Lin, Claudia Karvan, and Lincoln Lewis

Produced by: Australia-China co-production

Websites

33 Postcards
www33postcardsthemovie.com

Randwick Ritz
www.ritzcinema.com.au

Eva Rinaldi Photography Flickr
www.flickr.com/evarinaldiphotography

Eva Rinaldi Photography
www.evarinaldi.com

Music News Australia
www.musicnewsaustralia.com

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Nice Radio Station photos

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Image from page 142 of “Amateur radio : how and why of wireless with complete instructions on operation of receiving outfits” (1922)

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Title: Amateur radio : how and why of wireless with complete instructions on operation of receiving outfits
Year: 1922 (1920s)
Authors: Grainger, Maurice J
Subjects: Radio Amateur radio stations
Publisher: New York : James A. McCann
Contributing Library: University of Connecticut Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: LYRASIS Members and Sloan Foundation

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gnal which is too weak to op-erate the detector tube can never be amplifiedby audio amplification, regardless of the num-ber of stages used. After the signal is strongenough to operate the detector, audio ampli-fication is effective up to two stages. Audioamplification, beyond this, is limited by dis-tortion and inherent audio tube noises. By radio amplification the original weak in-coming signal is raised to a value for effectiveoperation of the detector tube. Regardless ofhow weak the signal is to start with, a properradio amplification will bring it up to suffi-cient strength to make the detector function,after which audio amplification may be ap-plied. Stations which are normally beyondrange can, therefore, easily be brought in byusing radio amplification. By using a correct radio transformer theincoming signal frequency is amplified with-out the accompanying tube noises and localsounds, since the transformer will not respondto low frequency or audio sounds. Jarring H\i> l#-i i

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!I22 AMATEUR RADIO the tubes, etc., will, therefore, not produce aringing sound or disturb the receiver in anyway, as with audio, nor limit the number ofstages or radio amplification which the op-erator desires to use. CHAPTER XVIII CONDENSERS How Condensers Assist in Tuning—Fixed and Variable Condensers Condensers are very important parts of areceiving set. Without them we could nottune sharply. Condensers in their simplestforms or the kind used in practically all smallamateur receiving sets consist of a series ofwax paper sheets coated on one side with tinfoil. These sheets are laid club sandwich-wise, a sheet of tin foil, a sheet of wax paperand then a sheet of tin foil again until thereare, say a layer of seven pieces of paper andsix of tin foil. Half the sheets of tin foil areconnected to one wire and the other halfto another wire, these two wires forming theterminals of the condenser. Condensers have the property of accumulat-ing electrical energy and suddenly discharg-ing it

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WBEZ gift bag with matches & buttons

Image by TheeErin
Once inside the station, a table of gift bags awaited the Flickr group. Upstairs we discovered an even nicer table of snacky treats!

Vocolo is a project by WBEZ to get the community involved in production. A " creative free-for-all, with no shows and no stuffy time slots" if you will.

Sounds a lot like what college radio used to be.

I’m all for this new outreach, except the overt shout-out to the test-marketed lower-income listeners with buttons and matches reveals a little too much about the staff at WBEZ.

Come on guys. You are above using these unhealthy pandering tactics.
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Open House at Touch of Life and Meadowlark Dance

Image by KASL Radio
Live radio broadcast at the Open House.

It’s a Wonderful Life : A Live Radio Play – Camp Humphreys, South Korea – 11 December 2014

Image by USAG-Humphreys
Click here to learn more about Camp Humphreys
-U.S. Army photos by Terese Toennies.

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Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater – 1/12/11

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Ghengis Barbie on Seven Second Delay – 1/12/11 – UCB Theater

Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater – 3/23/11

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Seven Second Delay – 3/23/11 – UCB Theater

Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater 4/4/12

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Seven Second Delay – 4/4/12 – UCB Theater

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Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theatre 5/30/12

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David Rees on Seven Second Delay – 5/30/12 – UCB Theater 7sd-7506

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David Crosby Performs at the Etown Concert

Image by WEBN-TV
David Crosby plays for the Etown concert audience.

© Alison Klein, WEBN News 2008.

33 Postcards

Image by Eva Rinaldi Celebrity and Live Music Photographer
33 Postcards Movie Premiere At Randwick Ritz Sydney, by Eva Rinaldi

Tonight saw 33 Postcards enjoy its premiere at the Randwick Ritz, in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.

The night was not only a movie premiere but also an event somewhat designed to raise awareness and funds for educational and arts programs, tied into the film.

33 Postcards enjoyed strong media support by popular radio station 2UE and benefiting Sydney Children’s Choir and their Bursary Program, giving disadvantaged kids musical and educational opportunities that would have otherwise likely been out of their grasp.

The acclaimed cast and crew of 33 Postcards enjoyed drinks and bites with their fan base, insiders, and entertainment media, and also lapped up performances from the Sydney Children’s Choir and Chinese Lion Dancers.

Then it was time for the Australian theatrical premiere of the flick.

The film was shot in both China and Sydney, Australia in 2010. It’s the story of Chinese orphan Mei Mei (Zhu Lin) who for a decade of dreams about embracing her Australian sponsor Dean Randall (Guy Pearce). It’s not until she reaches 16 years of age, when her orphanage travels down under to Australia to attend a Choir Festival, Mei Mei takes the opportunity to look him up. What she finds however is a far cry from the idyllic life he depicted in his postcards. Initially mismatched, together they begin a journey in search of belonging, family, redemption, love and acceptance. It’s trial, tribulation, and living to fight and survive another day.

Dean is actually a convict in prison for manslaughter, so you can imagine the issues that brings on.

33 postcards won the Community Relations Commission Award at Sydney Film Festival and Victor Dominello MP NSW Minister aptly stated "33 Postcards, inspired by real life stories, explores how two individuals come together despite two different cultures, ages and unexpected circumstances." This evocative film portrays sensitively how people of vastly different cultural backgrounds can interact effectively in our society."

This is an unique and touching story that is rarely told about the relationship that some Aussies have with Chinese Orphans.

It’s not quite for everyone, but if you like a story of survival, beating the odds and the world coming together as one sort of thing, this is likely for you.

Well done to everyone involved in making the event a success.

Stars:

Guy Pearce, Zhu Lin, Claudia Karvan, and Lincoln Lewis

Produced by: Australia-China co-production

Websites

33 Postcards
www33postcardsthemovie.com

Randwick Ritz
www.ritzcinema.com.au

Eva Rinaldi Photography Flickr
www.flickr.com/evarinaldiphotography

Eva Rinaldi Photography
www.evarinaldi.com

Music News Australia
www.musicnewsaustralia.com

Billy Corgan Interview

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Noguchi Taro Fine Arts Museum from Mount Inasa, Kyushu

Image by David McKelvey
Mount Inasa (??? Inasa-yama) is a hill to the west of Nagasaki which rises to a height of 333 metres.

The Nagasaki Ropeway allows visitors to travel to the top from Nagasaki. A short walk from the cable car station are several buildings that house transmitters for TV and radio stations that serve Nagasaki and the surrounding area.

There is an observation platform that is popular with tourists as it provides spectacular views of Nagasaki’s "10 Million Dollar Night View". Source: en.wikipedia.org

Skyfire 21

Image by latch.r
Fireworks sponsored by Canberra’s 104.7 FM radio station.

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Old office of radio station "Echo of Moscow"

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Image by U.S. Pacific Fleet
SUBIC BAY, Philippines (June 27, 2014) The U.S. 7th Fleet band “Orient Express” plays live on Philippine radio station K-LITE 96.7 FM in support of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Philippines 2014. In its 20th year, CARAT is an annual, bilateral exercise series with the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the armed forces of nine partner nations including, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Timor-Leste. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jerry Jimenez/Released)

get connected

Image by ceesjwfoto (Cees Wouda)
At the north coast of Gaspasie Peninsula internet communication is a rare thing. Mind you, this is at the location where Guglielmo Marconi installed more than one hundred years ago one of the first and most important radio stations for communication with Europe and with ships on the Atlantic Ocean. Also our GSM phone whas dead for a couple of days.

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365 Days Project, Day 13

Image by Ovais_92
The lady driving her Cadillac sighs; her husband wanted a divorce, because she had been unfaithful to him. She knew he’d probably have some paperwork drawn up by the lawyer by the time she got home, and it would mean losing the car, the house, the cabin near the river, and all the social events she usually went to. She’s trying to think of a way out, but she’s trapped, because she did something wrong-not once, but twice-and there was no going back now. If she stopped to think about it, though, she probably would have done it again, given the chance. Maybe she could move in with him.. If she told him she was pregnant..
The senior citizen in the red Chevrolet smiles when he remembers it’s almost his eightieth birthday. His sons were lawyers and bankers, so they took care of him and his wife. They had raised them right, and it made him feel like there was nothing better they could have done in their lifetime. He was determined to enjoy his days until they ended, so he was taking his wife on a cruise to France.
The girl in the green Toyota Corolla texts her friend quickly. She’s on her way home after school ended at 4pm; she’s looking forward to changing into her pajamas and going back to sleep. She’s usually on her iPhone all day, either texting, playing a game, or on Facebook. Her phone vibrates again, and she decides to ignore it when she sees who the text was from. A friend of hers liked her, and knew that she wasn’t interested in a relationship, but he had told her he would wait for her. She wanted to let him down easy, but she rarely ever thought of him, so she hadn’t asked her girlfriends what they thought she should do.
The boy in the silver Toyota Corolla sings along with the music, strumming an imaginary guitar with one hand.

‘Cause if one day you wake up and find that you’re missing me,
And your heart starts to wonder where on this earth I could be,
Thinking maybe you’ll come back here to the place that we’d meet,
And you’ll see me waiting for you on the corner of the street’

It was his day off, so he had gone to buy a new string for his guitar, and he was a few minutes away from home. He had work the next day, but it wasn’t work for him, because he worked in the best place he could-a radio station-so it was doing what he loved, all day long.
Everyone is waiting for the green arrow. They’re all looking at the same image. But their minds are focused on something else altogether. A different perspective from each angle.

Lyrics: The Script: The Man Who Can’t Be Moved

Fogos em Montreal / Fireworks at Montreal

Image by Marcio Cabral de Moura
Festival Internacional de Fogos de Montreal

L’International des Feux Loto-Québec, also known as the Montreal Fireworks Festival, is a major international fireworks competition. (It was formerly known as Le Mondial SAQ, and l’International Benson & Hedges.) It has been held yearly in La Ronde over the Dolphins lake, since 1985, and is named after its main sponsor, Loto-Québec. The display is hailed as the best and largest fireworks festival in the world. It hosts an estimated 3 million each year, with approximately 6,000 fireworks set off during each show.

Each summer, eight or nine pyrotechnical companies from different countries present a 30-minute long pyromusical show, competing for the Gold, Silver and Bronze Jupiters or trophies.

For the 20th anniversary in 2004, eight of the previous top competitors (all of whom had won the Gold Jupiter) were invited to fight for the unique Platinum Jupiter in June and July 2004, which was won in the end by the German company WECO.

The competition takes the form of a series of biweekly fireworks shows usually beginning in late June and ending in late July. The fireworks are synchronized to music which is also broadcast over a provincial radio station (RockDétente in 2005, Rythme FM 2006-onwards). Spectators can purchase tickets to have reserved seats in La Ronde: they can buy them on site, on-line or through the Admission group to obtain an exceptional view of the lower altitude display and the whole perspective. However, tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands of people watch the fireworks for free from nearby locations.
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Imagine FM

Image by Gene Hunt
Imagine FM is a radio station which broadcasts in Stockport and South Manchester.

One of the presenters is seen doing one of the radio shows here in Wythenshawe on Saturday 14th December during the Xmas celerbations

Androulla VASSILIOU at 14th Connect.Euranet debate on investing in youth for the future of Europe

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In cooperation with the European Youth Forum, Connect.Euranet went face to face with the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Multilinguism, Androulla Vassiliou in a live debate. Young journalists and youth leaders from all across the EU quizzed the high profile politician on the EU’s plans for investing in youth. Hot topics ranged from promoting democracy and participation, with an emphasis on the 2014 European Parliament elections.

Get all the details at
connect.euranet.eu/Connect/Debates/Investing-in-youth-for…

14th Connect.Euranet debate on investing in youth for the future of Europe

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In cooperation with the European Youth Forum, Connect.Euranet went face to face with the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Multilinguism, Androulla Vassiliou in a live debate. Young journalists and youth leaders from all across the EU quizzed the high profile politician on the EU’s plans for investing in youth. Hot topics ranged from promoting democracy and participation, with an emphasis on the 2014 European Parliament elections.

Get all the details at
connect.euranet.eu/Connect/Debates/Investing-in-youth-for…

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