Accelerated.

by Michael Sakowicz May. 26, 2011 1286 views

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Remember these things? They're called books… and believe it or not, libraries still exist in some schools. This is from a public school and their ‘Media Center’ is pretty sweet. I still like the good 'ole fashioned black and white hardcover or paperbacks. Cheers.

Nikon D70s | f/1.8 | 1/50" | ISO 200 | 50mm

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Mike 9 years, 10 months ago

I like this shot a lot.

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Almond 10 years ago

Wow, this pic has made me remember oldtimes :) I loved go to the library and choose my next book. I like B/W choose.

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Lynn 10 years ago

Yes, I can think back to when I was in school and reading books. I'm not a reader...the only thing I read is online stuff about electronics or photography. Great image :))

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Sandra Vermeulen 10 years ago

I for one, love books,
love their smell,
love they feel ..

Great shot!!

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Christa 10 years ago

Ha ha, you are already speeing up!

Oh, I always will prefer these things.... may be it's because of my age :))) Great shot!

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Amoeba 10 years ago

Very sweet post...hope books never go the way of the dodo. Super photo;0)

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Marsha 10 years ago

Ahhh....I love school media centers! Accelerated readers....great program....must be everywhere. Kids and books....great combination! Love the shot, Mike!!!

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Sara 10 years ago

And I hope that libraries will exist forever! I love books and i like this shot!!

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Mertxe 10 years ago

Hi, I gess they were books, thank
nice pic and hope we keep reading

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Jarvo J 10 years ago

Great reportage Mike. Yes, books are brilliant and they're available. Great news.

Incidentally, I take it that when you say public school the "public" part means what it says. Here in England there's a strange thing because schools that are called public are actually private; you have to pay fees to attend (as opposed to state schools where attendance is free to any child living within the area). This is a hangover from the days when the only other schools were church schools and you had to be a member of the church to attend the school.

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David Swatton 10 years ago

I have shelves full of them... the last thing I will be doing is considering buying a Kindle...

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Jennye 10 years ago

Fantastic capture as always, Mike!... it took me a minute to get the title.
....great song too!

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William Teh 10 years ago

Nice post Mike!

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Kaz Terlesky 10 years ago

Nice shot :)

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Felecia Eby 10 years ago

Hey! I have tons of those! The only things that have made it with me through numerous moves are my books. I prefer hard backs
Great picture Mike!

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Eric J H Joyce 10 years ago

Nice post.

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