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“The Missing Brain” – The Power of Your Brain Entries

Written and Posted By: Margie Babon

 

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While reading this post, you have a thought of other things jammed in your superhighway mind. Perhaps you still recall of what your boss has told you few days ago and concurrently still imagining yourself sitting in the white beach while at this very moment you feel hungry and craving for food that you forgot you already warm the bread still in the toast. A lot of things in the head and without your knowing, your brain sub-consciously reviewing the inputs from news, updates and other information you absorb within the whole day.

So what is this thing called attention?

According to Wikipedia, Attention is the behavioral and cognitive process of selectively concentrating on a discrete aspect of information, whether deemed subjective or objective, while ignoring other perceivable information. It is the taking possession by the mind in clear and vivid form of one out of what seem several simultaneous objects or trains of thought. Focalization, concentration of consciousness are of its essence. 

The behavior of giving attention is related to consciousness though it is complex to comprehend more as it also related to psychology, neuropsychology and education. Attention is about being present at the moment totally focusing on what is in front of us setting aside other series of thoughts. When we pay attention, we are putting total awareness that we ignore and tend to forget even space and time. Don’t you think, attention is a skill? Without this ability to focus, we cannot survive. This ability to focus and select important information depends in the frontal lobe where we also create habitual activities like focusing and ignoring information.

From the book “Evolve Your Brain- The Science of Changing Your Mind,” by Dr. Joe Dispenza,

“As the frontal lobe allows you to place sustained attention on any one thing, such as reading pages, it turns off other brain circuit that have to do with modalities like hearing, tasting, etc.  The better you are at paying attention to your internal mental imagery, the more you can rewire your brain and the easier it is to control other circuits in the brain that process familiar sensory stimulation.”

Attention brings life to everything that we focus upon and making it real. Thinking too much of worries and other petty thoughts is such a waste of time. Rather develop more the ability to focus on what is necessary and important task by taking action, to fully involved with it. It is by our attention that we encourage ourselves to do our very best!

  “Garbage in, garbage out. Don’t turn your head into a trash can.” -Darren Hardy

Here is the 4th set of The Power of the Brain cartoon collection in alphabetical order. Notice the low energy from each drawing that the cartoonist/illustrator has conveyed their subconscious shadows of sadness or emptiness of thoughts and heavy emotions.

 

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Cartoon by: Atefeh Yaryan, Iran

“You know, I’m an eagle, flying around in the mountains.” -Link Wray

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Cartoon by: Cornel Chiorean, Romania

 “Hell is empty and all the devils are here.” – William Shakespeare

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Cartoon by: István Kelemen, Hungary

“A minute of thought is greater than an hour of talk.” – John C. Maxwell

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Cartoon by: Jiaruijun, China

 “The best path through life is the highway.” – Henri Frederic Amiel

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Cartoon by: Li Jingshan, China

 “I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness – it’s right in front of me if I’m paying attention and practicing gratitude.”  -Brene Brown

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Cartoon by: Li Hai Feng, China 

“Illusion is needed to disguise the emptiness within.” – Arthur Erickson

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Cartoon by: Likuijun, China

 “The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” -Bertrand Russell

   

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Cartoon by: Luka Lagator, Montenegro

“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.”  -Coco Chanel

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Cartoon by: Mihai Victor Eugen, Romania

“Make an empty space in any corner of your mind, and creativity will instantly fill it.” -Dee Hock

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Cartoon by: Mohammad Reza Nofar, Iran

 “There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.” -William Shakespeare

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Cartoon by: Mykola Kapusta, Ukraine

 “The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it in the eternal.” -George Santayana

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Cartoon by: Popa Matumula, Tanzania

“They who drink beer will think beer.” – Washington Irving 

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Cartoon by: Ronaldo Cunha Dias, Brazil 

“The human brain is an incredible pattern-matching machine.” – Jeff Bezos

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Cartoon by: Senad Nadarevic, Bosnia-Herzegovina

 “Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.” – Andre Gide

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Cartoon by: Rešad Sultanović, Bosnia-Herzegovina

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” -Henry David Thoreau

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Cartoon by: Yalda Hasheminezhad, Iran

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” -Thomas A. Edison

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Cartoon by: Yatish Shettigar, India

 “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.” -Albert Einstein

 

 

Credits: Inspirational quote from: Brainy Quote and Goodreads 

 

Note to the Illustrator and Cartoonist: To all illustrator and cartoonist that the work appeared in this post, if you notice that a logo or brand that you included in your drawing was missing, we deleted and edited your work, thus we still consider to accept your work. And to those who have submitted promoting a product, those entries are rejected. Showing brand, product and logo even social site logo has copyright and we cannot post it in public without any permission.

 

 

“The Brain in Action”-The Power of Your Brain Entries

Written and Posted by: Margie Babon

 

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“As the fruit to the tree and the water to the spring, so is action to thought. It does not come into manifestation suddenly and without a cause. It is the result of a long and silent growth; the end of hidden process which has long been gathering force.

Every thought, every act, every habit, is the direct outcome of a certain fixed belief, and one’s conduct alters only as one’s belief are modified, not by external force but by its own self-improvement.”                                                                                                                                            -Excerpt from the book, As A Man Thinketh, by James Allen

 

Human beings share the same task when it comes to the function of the brain…. neurologically, structurally, and biologically. Generally, we behave, we function, we work, we think, we move, we communicate in a similar way. The brain has archaic compartment where the location of the skills, behavior, and traits makes us the same. This is how the brain is organized.

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Illustration showing archaic compartment in the human brain where cognitive skills and learning are located.

Thinking is not compartmentalized but a continuous process of the brain. But having a thought of new information can be likened to having its own module, having its own cubicle signifying that a single piece of information is connected to a certain cognitive skills. The more learning and new experiences we gain; the more nerve cells connection we create in the brain. And this is how each individual separates one another—on how they are upgrading their brain through connection of  the neurons.  The more connections in the brain, the more information, learning  and the more skills we create.

Here is the 3rd set of The Power of the Brain cartoon collection showing the cognitive skills of the human brain.

 

 

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Cartoon by: Abhik Basu, India

“Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.” -Elbert Hubbard

 

 

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Cartoon by: Alexander Zudin, Russia

“With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.” -William Shakespeare

“Experience is like a comb that life gives you when you are bald.” -Navjot Singh Sidhu

 

 

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Cartoon by: Ali Ghanaat, Iran

 “Gluttony is an emotional escape; a sign something is eating us.” – Peter De Vries

 

 

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Cartoon by: Moukolo Monny, Cameroon

 “Cell phones, mobile e-mail, and all the other cool and slick gadgets can cause massive losses in our creative output and overall productivity.”- Robin S. Sharma

 

 

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Illustration by: Augoustinos Kissamitakis, Greece

“Rhythm and sounds are born with syllables.” -Jean Philippe Rameau

 

 

 “We’re all born bald, baby.” -Telly Savalas

 

 

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Cartoon by: Bilig Ba, China

 “Poor nations are hungry, and rich nations are proud; and pride and hunger will ever be at variance.” -Jonathan Swift

 

 

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Cartoon by: Esmaeil Babei, Iran

 “Bad habit is like a tree. When you live by it for too long, it’s difficult to pull out.” -Anonymous

 

 

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Illustration by: Borislav Hegedusic, Croatia

 “Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.” -John F. Kennedy

 

 

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Illustration by: Roberto Sergio Rodriguez

 “I believe you are your work. Don’t trade the stuff of your life, time, for nothing more than dollars. That’s a rotten bargain.” -Rita Mae Brown 

 

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Cartoon by: Dragomir Djukic Charlly, Montenegro

 “Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.” -Ausonius

 

 

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Cartoon by: Darko Dožaić, Croatia

 “It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.” -Norman Schwarzkopf


 

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Cartoon by: Doru Axinte, Romania

 “I’m actually banned from the Himalayas, because I’m too good at yoga.” -Judah Friedlander

 

 

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Cartoon by: Ehsan Cheraghi Iranshahi, Iran

 “Dreaming men are haunted men.” -Stephen Vincent Benet 

 

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Cartoon by: Guibao Gai, China

 “When you’re green, your growing. When you’re ripe, you rot.” – Ray Kroc

 

 

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Illustration by: Petry and Crisan, Romania

“I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells.” Dr. Seuss
 

 

 

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Cartoon by: George Licurici, Romania

 “Well, I’m working all the time to stay out of trouble!” -Eminem

 

 

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 “I try to keep it real. I don’t have time to worry about what I’m projecting to the world. I’m just busy being myself.” -Demi Lovato

“It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?” -Henry David Thoreau

 

 

 

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Cartoon by: Mileta Miloradovic, Serbia

 “Shutting off the thought process is not rejuvenating; the mind is like a car battery – it recharges by running.” -Bill Watterson


 

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Cartoon by: Nikolay Levkovskiy, Ukraine

 “All the world loves a clown.” -Cole Porter

“I think we all have the urge to be a clown, whether we know it or not.” -Ernest Borgnine


 

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Cartoon by: Raed Khalil, Syria

“Today we are engaged in a deadly global struggle for those who would intimidate, torture, and murder people for exercising the most basic freedoms. If we are to win this struggle and spread those freedoms, we must keep our own moral compass pointed in a true direction.” -Barack Obama

 

 

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Cartoon by: Rahim Bagmisheh, Iran

“Old age is the verdict of life.” – Amelia Barr

 

 

 

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Cartoon by: M.S. Razm Hosseini, Iran

 “Dream the impossible because dreams do come true.” -Elijah Wood

 

 

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Cartoon by: Suratno, Indonesia

 “That’s the great thing about a tractor. You can’t really hear the phone ring.” -Jeff Foxworthy

 

 

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Cartoon by: Vladimir Vasiliev

“Working hard or working smart?” -Anonymous

 

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Cartoon by: Illustration by: Zhaleh Yoosefinezhad, Iran

 “If you can’t convince them, confuse them.”-Harry S Truman

 

 

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Note to the Illustrator and Cartoonist:

To all illustrator and cartoonist that the work appeared in this post, if you notice that a logo or brand that you included in your drawing was missing, we deleted and edited your work, thus we still consider to accept your work. And to those who have submitted promoting a product, those entries are rejected.

Showing brand, product and logo even social site logo has copyright and we cannot post it in public without any permission.

 

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Other cartoon collections (The Power of Your Brain) to watch out for:

Set 4:  The Missing Brain

Set 5:  My Heart or My Brain

Set 6:  A Dream in A Dream

Set 7:  Rage, Anger and Pain

 

To all the cartoonist who have submitted their work, please bear with us. Editing the pixel of your work and uploading the cartoon images and arranging it to a final post is pure hard work. Give us few days to finish the work.

 

“Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo

 

Credits:

Illustration of archaic compartment of the brain from pinterest.com

Inspirational quote from brainyquote.com and goodreads.com

 

 

 

“The Genius Brain” – The Power of Your Brain Best Entries

Written and Posted by: Margie Babon

 

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Very few people reach the distinction of being a “genius.” Of course there are many factors to consider to say that a person is a genius but the most important quality of being a genius is “they keep using their fullest potential.”

Once again, Hyperkreeytiv is very proud to discover these “geniuses” cartoonist, illustrator, and artist from different parts of the world showcasing their distinctive work. A big thank you to all of you and to other participants. We truly appreciate your effort, time, and patience for selflessly sharing a part of your heart and soul—your amazing work!!

Here are the best entries from more than hundred entries of “The Power of Your Brain” International Cartoon Submission 2017. Enjoy!!

 

“Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered – either by themselves or by others.” -Mark Twain

 

Top Entries Showing the Human Brain

1.     Edwin Perales Gonzales, Peru

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“Talent is a flame. Genius is a fire”-. Bernard Williams

 

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“Humor is by far the most significant activity of the human brain.” – Edward de Bono

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“I’m pretty sure my love affair with science-fiction started with ET.” -Shiloh Walker

 

EPGEdwin Perales was born in Sept. 12, 1969.  He is a graphic designer and illustrator from Peru. His work received exceptional awards in cartoon competitions in different countries like Belgium, Portugal, Colombia, Iran and Indonesia.

e-mail: enpg@hotmail.com

 

“Laughing brains are more absorbent.” – Alton Brown

 

2.     Dimitrios Georgopalis, Greece

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“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” – Albert Einstein

 

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“Do not borrow the productions of other men’s brains and pens and recite them as a lesson; but make the most of the talents, the brain power, that God has given you.” -Ellen G. White

 

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“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

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Currently, Dimitrios is working as cartoonist and illustrator for the daily newspaper EIDISIS and the weekly Real News. He is the founding member and Secretary of the Greek Cartoonist Association Club in Greece.

e-mail: dgeo73@yahoo.gr   website: www.georgopolis.com 

 

“Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious.” -Peter Ustinov 

 

 

3.     Slobodan Butir, Croatia

 

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“Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain.” – J. K. Rowling

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“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who’ll decide where to go.” -Dr. Seuss

 

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“In boxing, it is about the obsession of getting the most from yourself: wanting to dominate the world like a hungry young lion.” – Anthony Joshua

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“Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don’t let anyone limit your dreams.” – Donovan Bailey

 

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“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” -George Bernard Shaw

“A budget tells us what we can’t afford, but it doesn’t keep us from buying it.” -William Feather

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“Soccer is simple, but it is difficult to play simple.” -Johan Cruyff

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“There’s something messed up with my brain.” -Ryan Gosling

 

SlobodanSlobodan Butir age 60 was graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Split, Croatia. He has published about 10,000 cartoons in various daily newspaper and magazines where he has been working for many years. Slobodan also worked in a local diary of Slobodan Dalmacija in Split. He held several exhibitions and won numerous awards from local and abroad such as China, Romania, Korea, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Ukraine, Iran, and Slovakia. He illustrates several books, especially those for children. Currently working for a theater poster and painting in Croatia.

e-mail: slobodanbutir@yahoo.com

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” -Vince Lombardi

 

 

4.     Mohamed Ajeg

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“Love is like a puzzle. First it is confusing and frustrating, but when you figure it out, it’s a beautiful thing.” -Anonymous

“I would like a boyfriend. I’m a very happy person and it is the final, final piece of the puzzle. I’m looking for that shout-it-out-from-the-mountaintops, fall-in-love person.” -Andy Cohen

 

ajegMohamed Ajeg is 35-year old Moroccan artist. He graduated taking the course Bachelor on Plastic Arts. He is an art teacher for 8 years specializing in plastic art education. His drawings and cartoon were published in different publication and websites. Recently, he got the “Voloevento” prize in International Competition Italia 2017 entitled, “Cartoo’n Kite” and a special prize from Morocco International Cartoon Contest. 

 “I’m looking forward to the future, and feeling grateful for the past.” – Mike Rowe


 

5.     Saeed Sadeghi, Iran

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“If you’re embarking around the world in a hot-air balloon, don’t forget the toilet paper.” – Richard Branson

 

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Saeed Sadeghi is an art teacher and was born in 1974 in Jahrom, Iran. He studied Bachelor of Arts in painting from Tehran Art University. He is a cartoonist in local newspaper and magazines and Vice President of International Cartoon FECO in Iran.

 

 “Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.” -Malala Yousafzai


 

6.     Yang Xia, China

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“Inside each of us, there is the seed of both good and evil. It’s a constant struggle as to which one will win. And one cannot exist without the other.” -Eric Burdon

 

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Yang Xia graduated from De Zhou College of Fine Arts. Her love for the cartoon leads to some publishing in prominent newspaper and magazines in China. She currently lives in Dong Ying City in Shandong Province of China.

e-mail: mingyang989@163.com

 

“Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.”- Plato


 

7.     Zlatko Krstevski, Macedonia

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“The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around.” -Thomas A. Edison

  

zZlatko Krstevski was born in 1969 in Prilep, Macedonia. He finished the course Fine Arts major in Skopje. He organized more than 20 one-man exhibitions on painting and drawing and participated in more than a hundred international exhibitions. Zlatko is also an author and photographer of four-books on cultural heritage of Prilep. Currenly, he is the President of Center for Visual Arts “Byzant” and lives in Priplep, Krakow with his life-partner.

 e-mail: vizant@home.mk  website: http://www.gallery-museum.mk

 

“The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.” -Aldous Huxley

 

 

 8.     Rasha Mahdi, Egypt

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Brain: “She doesn’t like you.”  Heart: “What if she does?”

 “I am racking my brains to find out why he left without saying goodbye to me.” -Eva Braun

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Rasha Mahdi graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts Graphic Section in 1997. She is a member of the Organization of Egyptian cartoonists and Egyptian Fine Artists. Currently working as cartoonist, story board illustrator, creative and graphic designer for advertising campaigns.

Her work was published in most of the Famous Arab newspapers, magazines and websites as editorial cartoonist focusing on human, women and children’s right. She participated in different exhibitions in Dubai, Morocco, Kuwait, Lebanon, Jordan, and France.

https://m.facebook.com/pages/Rasha-Mahdi-Cartoon-House/

“The secret is keeping busy, and loving what you do.” -Lionel Hampton

  

 9.     Zbigniew Kolaczek, Poland

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“Toil without song is like a weary journey without an end.” -H. P. Lovecraft

“I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.” -Winston Churchill

 

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Zbigniew was born in 1964 in Zyrardow. He is a freelance cartoonist and book illustrator and studied at The Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Department of Grafic, Poland.

 

 

“I wanted to become an illustrator as a child.” – Karl Lagerfeld

 

 10. Raed Khalil, Belgium

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“The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” -Bertrand Russell

“The tongue is the only tool that gets sharper with use.” -Washington Irving

 

raedRaed Khalil is a Syrian cartoonist and begun his cartoon publication in 1988. He is the Director of Syria cartoon and Director of Syrian International Cartoon Contest and have organized the first SYRIAN International Cartoon Contest in 2005.

website: http://www.raedcartoon.com/

 

“Tell me that you don’t like cartoons, and I think there’s something wrong with you. I don’t understand why people don’t like cartoons.” -John DiMaggio

 

 

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Top Entries Showing the Cognitive Skills

 

1.     Emad Salehi, Iran

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“What makes me happy is just keeping my brain challenged and stimulated and on its toes.” – Seth MacFarlane

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 Emad Salehi was born in 1980 in Iran. He holds Diploma in Graphic and Doctorate in Business Administration. He conducts about 40 exhibitions of his work in painting and caricature. He is a recipient of several awards from different competitions like the second biennial held in Dubai in 2002 where he won first prize.   e-mail: halob7@yahoo.com

“There is no great genius without some touch of madness.”  -Aristotle

 

 

2.     Izabela Kowalska-Wieczorek, Poland

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“The eruption of lived pleasure is such that in losing myself I find myself; forgetting that I exist, I realize myself.” -Raoul Vaneigem

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Born in 1955 in Torun and graduated at Wroclaw Academy of Fine Arts in 1980, Izabela Kowalska-Wieczorek pursues book illustrations for children, cartoons, graphic, painting and drawing. Participated in individual and group exhibitions of graphics, painting and illustration in Poland and abroad. Her work received international awards like the competition “Olive” where she got the Grand Prix. See more of her amazing work in her website and google plus.

e-mail:  bajkowiec@gmail.com      website: bajkowiec.blogspot.com

“I live a very joyful life, with a lot of laughter and good times.” -Kimberly Elise

 

 

 3.     Efat Amjadipoor, Iran

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“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.” -Muhammad Ali

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Iranian cartoonist and illustrator Efat Amjadipoor  was born in 1989 in Mashhad, Iran. She participates in various national and international festivals where she received numerous prizes.

 e-mail: efat_amjadipoor@yahoo.com

 

 “An illustration is a visual editorial – it’s just as nuanced. Everything that goes into it is a call you make: every color, every line weight, every angle.” -Charles M. Blow

 

 

4.     Érico Junqueira Ayres, Brazil

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“I never accepted the idea that I had to be guided by some pattern or blueprint.” -Little Richard

 

“I always think about the next generation and creating a different blueprint for them. That’s my goal: to let them know there’s another way.” -Janelle Monae

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“No, I will be the pattern of all patience; I will say nothing.” -William Shakespeare

 

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Erico Junqueira Ayres was born in Salvador, Brazil in May 26, 1948 and live in São Luis (Brazil) since 1956. A self-taught in graphic arts and cartoonist since 1969 and has published six graphic humor books. He graduated in Civil Engineering and Doctorate in Urban & Regional Planning. Currently retired from Federal University of Maranhão.

“The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off.” -Abe Lemons

 

5.     Masoumeh Rahimi, Iran

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“Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage.” -Richard Lovelace

“I existed in a world that never is – the prison of the mind.” -Gene Tierney

 

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Masoumeh Rahimi was born in 1986 and currently living in Iran where she obtained graphic diploma in arts.

Email: masoumerahimi12@gmail.com

 

“Share your smile with the world. It’s a symbol of friendship and peace.” -Christie Brinkley

 

6.     Igor Smirnov, Russia

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“Live like you’re already dead, man. Have a good time. Do your best. Let it all come ripping right through you.” -Jeff Bridges

 

IgorIgor Smirnov was born in Moscow in 1944. Graduated from Institute of Arts and work as a cartoonist and illustrator since 10970. He received more than 70 awards from international and local competitions like the French Academy of Caricature and Russian Academy of Arts. Igor live and work in Moscow.

e-mail: smirnovigor44@bk.ru

“Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.” -Victor Hugo

 

 

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Everyone has a touch of being a genius but many are afraid to overcome their own fear of expressing who they are, cultivating their talent and follow passionately what do they really want in life.

Human brain is goal-oriented organism and it knows by itself that it wants to succeed and make accomplishments. And this is what separates the genius from average people—- genius understands that the power within them is to take action of what is in their mind. To produce something out of the thinking mind like the artist, cartoonist, and illustrator that produce tangible results out of imagination, deep thinking and passion.

Again, thank you very much to all the participants around the globe. Know that all of you are incredibly genius!!

“Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.” -F. Scott Fitzgerald 

 

Credits:

Quote from Goodreads and Brainy Quote

Cartoon and illustration by:

Edwin Perales Gonzales, Peru

Dimitrios Georgopalis, Greece

Slobodan Butir, Croatia

Mohamed Ajeg, Morocco

Saeed Sadeghi, Iran

Yang Xia, China

Zlatko Krstevski, Macedonia

Rasha Mahdi, Egypt

Zbigniew Kolaczek, Poland

Raed Khalil, Belgium

Emad Salehi, Iran

Izabela Kowalska-Wieczorek, Poland

Efat Amjadipoor, Iran

Érico Junqueira Ayres, Brazil

Masoumeh Rahimi, Iran

Igor Smirnov, Russia

 

“Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We can all be geniuses because one definition of genius is the infinite capacity for taking pains.” -Knute Rockne

 

Watch out for other entries coming soon!

 

“Full of Love” Cartoons Collection–Valentine’s Day 2015

Posted By: Margie Babon

 

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Poster courtesy of Delfan Yaser.

“Keep love in your heart.  A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” –Oscar Wilde

 

Thank you so much to all the participants! Without your skills, talent and willingness to inspire people, this call for submission will not be possible. 

Apology for a very simple post during Valentine’s Day Cartoon entries as I was busy for the past few weeks, nevertheless, hope that the entries delighted your heart for it was a submission out of love.

To the participating artist especially from the participants since Earth Day 2014, I truly appreciate your time and kindness for sharing to the viewer your talent, brilliants ideas and skills. This blog will always be your on-line portfolio of your works.

Again thank you so much for your trust and visiting Hyperkeeytiv. More love to everyone!

 

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Goran Celicanin, Serbia

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“Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” –Franklin Jones

 

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“Love is an exploding cigar we willingly smoke.” –Lynda Barry

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“I love you like a fat kid loves cake.” – Scott Adams

 

 Meet the cartoonist:

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Goran Celicanin is a well-known Serbian cartoonist who was born in Krusevac, Serbia, on January 30th, 1960. He finished primary and secondary schools in Varvarin, and graduated in Mechanical engineering at Belgrade University. Having the status of a freelance artist since 1998 and bearing the title of a distinguished artist since 2007, he has been a member of the Serbian Association of Visual Artists (ULUPUDS) since 1994. He has also been a member of the Serbian Journalist Association (UNS) since 1998. He works for a lot of newspapers in the country and abroad.

His works are exhibited in many museums of humor and satire and in some private collections all over the world. He often participates in many art workshops in the country and abroad, as in a number of humanitarian art activities.

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His cartoon book “Basnebezreci” (The Fables Without Words) was printed in 1994; Mapakarikatura (Cartoon Map) was printed in 1997 and maparatnihcrteza (The Map of War Drawings) was printed in 2000.

He lives and works in Belgrade and in his studio in Varvarin.

 

 

 

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Andrea Pecchia, Italy

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A.Pecchia-3“Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.”  –Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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“You call it madness, I call it love.”  –Don Byas

 

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 Meet the cartoonist: 

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A world of pastel colors, synthetic shapes and silhouettes synthesized, of a still graphic closely pegged to the drawing…

It’s the world of Andrea Pecchia, cartoonist, graphic designer and professional illustrator.

A world where technical training as a Scene Painter at the Opera Theater of Rome and graphic Illustrator match to artistic culture due to solid formation, first at the Art School and the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome’

See more of his inspiring artwork at: www.andreapecchia.com

Interview with Andrea Pecchia: http://www.hyperkreeytiv.com/what-a-wonderful-world-of-andrea-pecchia/#more-6444

 

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 Ferreol Murillo Fuentes, Costa Rica

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 “I love you and it’s getting worse.”–Joseph Morris

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 Meet the cartoonist: 

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ferreol.murillo@gmail.com

Born in1956 in Alajuela city, Costa Rica. Studied graphic desing and ilustration at the University of Costa Rica.

Founder member of “ La Pluma Sonriente” humoristgroup (1980-1987) and “ La Zarigüeya” CartoonistsAssociation (1988-2014).

His cartoons have been published in “La Nación” newspaper and  other magazines since 1983.

Participed in international Cartoon Contest in Germany, Suitzerland, Mexico, Brazil, Cuba, Spain, Polonia, Bulgaria, U.S.A. Israel, Serbia, Colombia, Portugal, Ucrania, Romania, Turkey, China, Croatia, Italy, Macedonia and Japan.

 

 

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Luc Descheemaeker, Belgium

Luc-cat“Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on.”  -Billie Holiday

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“Man cannot live without love.” – Max Muller

 Meet the cartoonist: 

Luc pic_BelgiumLuc is also known as O-SEKEOER  as his artist pseudo name  receives international awards from different cartoon festival like Japan, Bulgaria, Brasil, Turkey, Cuba and Spain. His cartoons attempts to poke fun at the world in a tone of irony and satire.  His work has been exhibited to more than 30 major exhibitions worldwide.

To see more inspiring works of O-Sekeor (Luc) visit his official website:

 http://www.o-sekoer.blogspot.be

http://www.banglabari.be

Interview with Luc: http://www.hyperkreeytiv.com/traffic-signage-luc-descheemaeker/

 

 

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 Askin Ayrancioglu, Turkey

 

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 “Where there is love there is life.” –Mahatma Gandhi

 

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 “I lovebeing married. It’s so great to find one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.”  – Rita Rudner

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

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Born in a village Baglica town in Boyatbat in Sinop, Turkey. Askin Ayrancioglu has been working on art, photograph, caricature, graph and criticism since 1987. His caricature and photograph exhibits are held in Sinop, Samsun, Çorum, Ordu and Istanbul.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hicham Boudra, Morocco

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“It’s a funny thing that when a man hasn’t anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.” –Robert Frost

 

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 “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” –Charles Schulz

 

 

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Meet the Cartoonist: 

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hibomag16@gmail.com

Hicham Boudra also known as ‘Hibo’ was born in 1988 from Tangier, Morocco.

He have won the third place in the comics contest, Italy 2014. You can view more
of his work at hibomagazine.blogspot.com

 

 

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Daniel Varela, Buenos Aires

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 “Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.”  –Lao Tzu

 

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

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dany_varela@yahoo.com.ar

Born in the city of Buenos Aires on the first of November 1968. He joins different exhibitions in different countries like Serbia, Romania, Poland, Spain, Italy, Greece, Korea, Japan.

In 2009 he received “Diploma Award” for the cartoon contest “Climate Change.”

 

 

 

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Makhmudjon Eshokulov, Uzbekistan

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“Family is not an important thing. It’s  everything.” -Michael J.Fox

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” -Desmond Tutu

 

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  “To love someone as much as you love yourself, that is the ideal. Especially if that someone is your.” clone.” –Jarod Kintz

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 “It wasn’t love at first sight; it took a full five minutes.” – Lucille Ball

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

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makh58@mail.ru//sotvoldi@yandex.ru

Born in 21.01.1958 in the village Telov in Beshariq district of Fergana province of Uzbekistan. Graduated from Tashkent State Pedagogic Institute faculty of Graphic Art. Member of Artists Union of Uzbekistan.Member Good Humor Party, Poland. He lives in Tashkent city. At present he is freelance cartoonist. He had personal exhibitions in town Krusevac of country Serbia in 2007, in town Osijek of country Croatia 2008 and in Tashkent 2008-2010-2012-2013. In 2003-2012 was a Member of Jury 2nd International China Cartoon Competition and International Iran Cartoon Festival. In 2008 he has awarded of a State award “Friendship”. He has participated in many National and International Cartoon Exhibitions and won 144 prizes.

 

 

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 Nicoleta  Ionescu, Romania

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 Meet the Cartoonist:

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Nicoleta Ionescu is an awarded freelance illustrator and cartoonist from Romania. She studied Art, PR and Advertising and has a PhD in Communication Studies. Nicoleta’s activity as a cartoonist is marked by international recognition, such as prizes in cartoon competitions from Serbia, Cyprus, Germany, Spain.

Nicoleta is working in design projects next to her partner, Alexandru Ifrim, who is an architect.

 

 

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Horia CRIȘAN & Bogdan PETRY

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 “Love is being stupid together.” –Paul Valery

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

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HoriaCrisan was born in 1960 in Hunedoara. He started drawing and publishing cartoons in 1979.Founder of Caricatura Magazine &HumoDEVA International Cartoon Contest.Eight personal books published and more 300 children’s books translated, adapted and published.

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BogdanPetry attended School of Fine Arts in Fine Arts Nicolas Tonitza in 1990. Currently working as magazine illustrator and cartoonist in Bucharest.

 

 

 

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Resad Sultanovic, Bosnia

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“Love is the answer, but while you’re waiting for the answer, sex raises some pretty interesting questions.” –Woody Allen

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“If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.” –Oscar Wilde

 

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

sultanonvicresad@gmail.com

unnamed (4)Born on November  1, 1955 and works in Saravejo and Kladanj, Resad Sultanovic is a cartoonist, illustrator, painter, writer and architect. He started to publish his cartoon in 1978 and participating in national and international contests since 2001.

 

 

 

 

 

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Liviu Stanila, Romania

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“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” –Audrey Hepburn

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“First love is a kind of vaccination which saves man from catching a complain the second time.” –Honore de Balzac

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 “Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end”. –Leo Buscaglia

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

liviu-foto1stanilaliviu@yahoo.com

Born in 3 Feb 1962 in Deva, Romania,  Liviu Stanila has more than 40 children’s book and 2 humor books. His cartoons are exhibited around the world. Stanila is a cartoonist since 1986.

 

 

 

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Stefan Wenchzel,  Austria

 

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“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” -Eisntein

“An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.” –Mahatma Gandi

 

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“All differences in this world are of degree and not of a kind because oneness is the secret of everything-.” -Swami Vivekenanda

Meet the Cartoonist: 

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  Stefan Wenczel, born 1978, lives in Berndorf, Austria.

After graduation, he started to work as graphic designer for a huge company in the casino gambling industry.

Since 2010, his comics, cartoons and caricatures are published in Austrian and international comic and satire magazines on a regular basis. He often participates in cartoon competitions and group exhibitions all around the world.

More artworks can be discovered here: www.stewie.at

 

 

 

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Delfan Yaser, Iran

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“Everything you can imagine is real.” –Pablo Picasso

 

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 “You are a puzzle not only to yourself but to anyone else, and the great mystery of time is how we penetrate the puzzle. “ – Theodore Zeldin

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 “Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.”-Albert Einstein

“True love doesn’t happen right away; it’s an ever-growing process. It develops after you’ve gone through many ups and downs, when you’ve suffered together, cried together, laughed together.”  –Ricardo Montalban

 

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 “Alone we can do little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

 

 

Meet the Cartoonist: 

Delfanyaser.delfan@gmail.com

Born on 23 August 1981,

 

 

 

 

 

About Margie

margie-blog pic-final 21octMargie Babon was given a privilege to become a wildlife photographer in 2006 that let her choose to be a vegetarian for seven years now. Has background in film making as a producer and researcher on the plight of Agta-Dumagat documentary film Children of the Mountains that garnered the 2005 Mark Haslam Awardee  in Toronto, Canada. Sharing her passion in photography, drawing & creative writing  is a great opportunity to express her wisdom which is beyond academic teaching career for more than five years in College of Architecture and School of Fine Arts.

 

 

“Earth & Me”- What Humanity is Hoping For, part 2

Posted By: Margie Babon

 

As human, we dream of a good life and to attain that, we must have a good environment. We do hope that these entries around the globe will remind us that along our journey towards success, the planet earth is the only planet where we can manifest our goals and dreams. We should include our mother earth as one of beneficiaries of our dream to have a happy and healthy living.  As what the 11-year old kid said named Mariel who is a grade five student, she has wrote  in her poster entry, “Even a small manner can help in the rehabilitation of our home that starts from the sense of responsibility,  all can change just by having the sense of responsibility.”

 

 

Recep Ozcan, Turkey

Recep Ozcan_entry 1_Turkey

Recep Ozcan_entry 1_Turkey

 

Recep Ozcan_entry 2_Turkey

Recep Ozcan_entry 2_Turkey

 

 

Tawan Chuntra, Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry1_Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry1_Thailand

 

Tawan Chuntra_entry2_Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry2_Thailand

 

Tawan Chuntra_entry3_Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry3_Thailand

 

Tawan Chuntra_entry4_Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry4_Thailand

 

Tawan Chuntra_entry5_Thailand

Tawan Chuntra_entry5_Thailand

 

 

Cheng Shi Bi, China

Cheng Shi Bi

Cheng Shi Bi_entry 1_China

 

Cheng Shi Bi

Cheng Shi Bi_entry 2_China

 

Cheng Shi Bi

Cheng Shi Bi_entry 3_China

 

 

Bing Ling, China

Bing Ling_entry 1_China

Bing Ling_entry 1_China

 

Bing Ling_entry 2_China

Bing Ling_entry 2_China

 

Bing Ling_entry 3_China

Bing Ling_entry 3_China

 

 

 Erico Junqueira Ayres, Brazil

Erico Junqueira_entry 1_Brazil

Erico Junqueira Ayres_entry 1_Brazil

 

Erico Junqueira_entry 2_Brazil

Erico Junqueira Ayres_entry 2_Brazil

 

Erico Junqueira_entry 3_Brazil

Erico Junqueira Ayres_entry 3_Brazil

 

 

Oguz Gurel, Turkey

Oguz Gurel_entry_Turkey

Oguz Gurel_entry_Turkey

 

 

Wesam Khalil,  Egypt

Gift of a tree - Wesam Khalil- Egypt

Wesam Khalil_entry- Egypt

 

 

Michael Mayevsky,Ukraine

Michael Mayevsky_entry 1 Ukraine

 

Michael Mayevsky_entry 2_ Ukraine

Michael Mayevsky_entry 2_ Ukraine

 

 

Vladimir Khakhanov, Russia

Vladimir Khakhanov_entry_Russia

Vladimir Khakhanov_entry_Russia

 

 

Ba Bilig, China

Ba Bilig_entry 1_China

Ba Bilig_entry 1_China

 

Ba Bilig_entry 2_China

Ba Bilig_entry 2_China

 

Ba Bilig_entry 3_China

Ba Bilig_entry 3_China

 

 

Irene Lorbes, Philippines

Irene Lorbes_entry 1_Philippines

Irene Lorbes_entry 1_Philippines

 

Irene_Phils

Irene Lorbes_entry 2_Philippines

 

 

Raul Zuleta, Colombia

Raul Zuleta_entry 1_Colombia

Raul Zuleta_entry 1_Colombia

 

Raul Zuleta_entry 2_Colombia

Raul Zuleta_entry 2_Colombia

 

 

Agus Eko Santoso, Indonesia

Agus Eko Santoso_entry 1_Indonesia

Agus Eko Santoso_entry 1_Indonesia

 

Agus Eko Santoso_entry 2_Indonesia

Agus Eko Santoso_entry 2_Indonesia

 

 

Makhmud Eshonkulov, Uzbekistan

Makhmud Eshonkulov_entry 1_Uzbekistan

Makhmud Eshonkulov_entry 1_Uzbekistan

 

Makhmud Eshonkulov_entry 2_Uzbekistan

Makhmud Eshonkulov_entry 2_Uzbekistan

 

 

Stephen Mumberson,  Kingdom

Stephen Mumberson_entry 1_ United Kingdom

Stephen Mumberson_entry 1_ United Kingdom

 

Stephen Mumberson_entry 2_ United Kingdom

Stephen Mumberson_entry 2_ United Kingdom

 

 

Yaser Delfan, Iran

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Yaser Delfan_entry_Iran

 

 

Reza Mokhtarjozani, Iran

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry_Iran

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry_Iran

 

 

Shaik Kamal, India

Shaik Kamal_entry 1_India

Shaik Kamal_entry 1_India

 

Shaik Kamal_entry 2_India

Shaik Kamal_entry 2_India

 

 

Rock Lane Alves, Brazil

Rock Lane Alves_entry_Brazil

Rock Lane Alves_entry_Brazil

 

 

Li Buyi, China

Li Buyi_entry 1_China

Li Buyi_entry 1_China

 

Li Buyi_entry 2_China

Li Buyi_entry 2_China

 

 

Snezana Comor, Serbia

Snezana Comor_entry_Serbia

Snezana Comor_entry_Serbia

 

 

Zhao Yunsheng, China

Zhao Yunsheng_entry_China

Zhao Yunsheng_entry_China

 

 

“Keep close to Nature’s heart…and break away once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” –John Muir


 “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature—the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.”— Rachel Carson, catalyst for the modern environmental movement and author of Silent Spring

 

 “Environmentally friendly cars will soon cease to be an option…they will become a necessity.” – Fujio Cho

 

 

 

Participating Artist-Cartoonist

Ozcan Recep Ozcan, Turkey

Chuntra Tawan_pic Tawan Chuntra, Thailand

Cheng Shi Bi_pic Cheng Shibi, China

Bing Ling pic Bing Ling, China

Erico Ayres_Brazil Erico Junqueira Ayres, Brazil

Oguz Gurel pic  Oguz Gurel, Turkey

  Wesam Khalil, Egypt

Michael_Mayevsky__MISHA_(Ukraine)_photo    Michael Mayevsky, Ukraine

Vladimir photo_Russia Vladimir Khakhanov, Russia

Ba Bilig   Ba Bilig, China

Zuleta   Raul Zuleta, Colombia

Agus Agus Eko Santoso, Indonesia

Makhmud-pic_Uzbekistan Makhmud Eshonkulov, Uzbekistan

s.mumberson  Stephen Mumberson, United Kingdom

Yaser Delfan pic  Yaser Delfan, Iran

Reza-pic_Iran Reza Mokhtarjozani, Iran

 Shaik Kamal, India

 Rock Lane pic_Brazil  Rock Lane Alves, Brazil

Li Buyi_Beijing Li Buyi, China

Senzana_pic   Snezana Comor, Serbia

Zhao   Zhao Yunsheng, China

 

 

“He who knows what sweets and virtues are in the ground, the waters, the plants, the heavens, and how to come at these enchantments, is the rich and royal man.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“There is hope if people will begin to awaken that spiritual part of them, that heartfelt knowledge that we are caretakers of this planet.” – Brooke Medicine Eagle

 

“Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land.”- Aldo Leopold

 

See Part 1: “What Humanity is Hoping For, Part 1″

 

 

About

Margie Babon was given a privilege to become a wildlife photographer in 2006 that let her choose to be a vegetarian for seven years now. Has background in film making as a producer and researcher on the plight of Agta-Dumagat documentary film Children of the Mountains that garnered the 2005 Mark Haslam Awardee  in Toronto, Canada. Sharing her passion in photography, drawing & creative writing  is a great opportunity to express her wisdom which is beyond academic teaching career for more than five years in College of Architecture and School of Fine Arts.

 

“The Reality”- Why We Should Care for the Planet, Part 2

Posted By: Margie Babon

 

But there was no time to rest. Beginning in the second half of the twentieth century, a scientific understanding began to emerge that an excessive accumulation of largely invisible pollutants—called greenhouse gases—was affecting the climate. the buildup of these greenhouse gases had been underway since Industrial Revolution in a place we could not touch or smell.

These greenhouse gases, primarily carbon dioxide emitted from the human industrial, residential, and transportation sources, were not piling up along roadsides or in rivers, in cans or empty bottles, but rather above our heads, in the earth’s atmosphere. If the earth’s atmosphere was like a blanket that helped to regulate the planet’s temperature, the CO2 build up was having the effect of thickening that blanket and making the globe warmer.

Source: Hot, Flat and Crowded by Thomas Friedman

 

 

Valentin Georgiv, Bulgaria

Valentin Georgiv_entry 1_Bulgaria

Valentin Georgiv_entry 1_Bulgaria

 

Valentin Georgiv_entry 2_Bulgaria

Valentin Georgiv_entry 2_Bulgaria

 

 

Seyran Caferli, Azerbaijan

Seyran Caferli_entry 1_Azerbaijan

Seyran Caferli_entry 1_Azerbaijan

 

Seyran Caferli_entry 2_Azerbaijan

Seyran Caferli_entry 2_Azerbaijan

 

 

Li Buyi, China

Li Buyi_entry 1_China

Li Buyi_entry 1_China

 

Li Buyi_entry 2_China

Li Buyi_entry 2_China

 

 

Reza Mokhtarjozani, Iran

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry 1_Iran

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry 1_Iran

 

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry 2_Iran

Reza Mokhtarjozani_entry 2_Iran

 

 

 Sergey Birkle, Kazakhstan

Sergey Birkle_entry_Kazakhstan

Sergey Birkle_entry_Kazakhstan

 

 

Ferreol Murillo, Costa Rica

Ferreol Murillo_entry 1_Costa Rica

Ferreol Murillo_entry 1_Costa Rica

 

Ferreol Murillo_entry 2_Costa Rica

Ferreol Murillo_entry 2_Costa Rica

 

 

Chen Sun, China

Chen Sun_entry_China

Chen Sun_entry_China

 

 

Hao Yanpeng, China

Hao Yanpeng_entry_China

Hao Yanpeng_entry_China

 

 

Jacek Frackiewicz, Poland

Jacek_Poland

Jacek Frackiewicz_entry_Poland

 

 

Jing Shan Li, China

Jing Shan Li_entry1_China

Jing Shan Li_entry1_China

 

Jing Shan Li_entry2_China

Jing Shan Li_entry2_China

 

 

Liu Quiang, China

Liu Quiang_entry_China

Liu Quiang_entry_China

 

 

Mentor Berisha, _Kosova

Mentor Berisha_entry_Kosova

Mentor Berisha_entry_Kosova

 

 

 

 Shaik Kamal, India

Shaik Kamal_entry_India

Shaik Kamal_entry_India

 

 

Vladimir Khakhanov, Russia

Vladimir Khakhanov_entry_Russia

Vladimir Khakhanov_entry_Russia

 

 

Resad Sultanovic, Bosnia

Resad _Bosnia

Resad Sultanovic_entry_Bosnia

 

 

 Yaser Delfan, Iran

Yaser Delfan_entry_Iran

Yaser Delfan_entry_Iran

 

 

 Sun Shen Ying, China

Sun Shen Ying_entry 1_China

Sun Shen Ying_entry 1_China

 

Sun Shen Ying_entry 2_China

Sun Shen Ying_entry 2_China

 

Sun Shen Ying_entry 3_China

Sun Shen Ying_entry 3_China

 

 

 Wang Yinxiang_entry 1_China

Wang Yinxiang_entry 1_China

Wang Yinxiang_entry 1_China

 

Wang Yinxiang_entry 2_China

Wang Yinxiang_entry 2_China

 

Wang Yinxiang_entry 3_China

Wang Yinxiang_entry 3_China

 

 

 Yang Xiaobo, China

Yang Xiaobo_entry_China

Yang Xiaobo_entry_China

 

 

Zhao Yunsheng, China

Zhao Yunsheng_entry_China

Zhao Yunsheng_entry_China

 

 

Liang Junqi, China

Liang Junqi_entry_China

Liang Junqi_entry_China

 

 

Jovan Prokopljevic, Serbia

Jovan Prokopljevic_entry_Serbia

Jovan Prokopljevic_entry_Serbia

 

 

“There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use.” – Mother Teresa

 

“A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.”- Theodore Roosevelt 

 

“Even if you never have the chance to see or touch the ocean, the ocean touches you with every breath you take, every drop of water you drink, every bite you consume. Everyone, everywhere is inextricably connected to and utterly dependent upon the existence of the sea.”

 Dr. Sylvia Earle, oceanographer and author of The World is Blue

 

 

 

Participating Artist-Cartoonist

valentin_pic  Valentin Georgiv, Bulgaria

Seyran pic  Seyran Caferli, Azerbaijan

Li Buyi_Beijing   Li Buyi, China

Reza-pic_Iran  Reza Mokhtarjozani, Iran

Sergey_Kazakhstan   Sergey Birkle, Kazakhstan

Ferreol_Costa Rica_pic  Ferreol Murillo, Costa Rica

Chen Sun pic_China  Chen Sun, China

haoyanpeng-Photos  Hao Yanpeng, China

Jing Shan Li_pic  Jing Shan Li, China

Liu Quiang_China   Liu Quiang, China

Mentor Berisha   Mentor Berisha, _Kosova

   Shaik Kamal, India

Vladimir photo_Russia  Vladimir Khakhanov, Russia

resad pic   Resad Sultanovic, Bosnia

Yaser Delfan pic     Yaser Delfan, Iran

Sun Shen Ying    Sun Shen Ying, China

Yang Xiaobo_pic  Yang Xiaobo, China

Liang Junqi_China  Liang Junqi, China
Jovan_Serbia    Jovan Prokopljevic, Serbia

 

 

“One individual cannot possibly make a difference, alone. It is individual efforts, collectively, that makes a noticeable difference—all the difference in the world!” Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, primatologist

 

There is a great need for the introduction of new values in our society, where bigger is not necessarily better, where slower can be faster, and where less can be more.     - Gaylord Nelson 

 

See Part 1: “The Reality,” Why We Should Care for the Planet, part 1

 

 

About 

Margie Babon was given a privilege to become a wildlife photographer in 2006 that let her choose to be a vegetarian for seven years now. Has background in film making as a producer and researcher on the plight of Agta-Dumagat documentary film Children of the Mountains that garnered the 2005 Mark Haslam Awardee  in Toronto, Canada. Sharing her passion in photography, drawing & creative writing  is a great opportunity to express her wisdom which is beyond academic teaching career for more than five years in College of Architecture and School of Fine Arts.

 

Gratitude to All the Participants- Earth Day 2014

Posted By: Margie Babon

 

 

To all the participants, thank you very much!

Earth Day Participants_Part 1

 

 

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