a man floating in the dead sea, 1910s
Diving at the Valley Baths, Brisbane, Queensland, 1938
Location: Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; -27.454132, 153.036729
Description: An action shot of a young man diving from a tower at the Valley swimming pool. Other young men in swimming costumes are waiting in turn on the tower and on a lower diving board. The Baths are in Wickham Street, Fortitude Valley.
Description: Underwater photograph of experimental motor submersible canoe ‘Sleeping Beauty’.
Catch of the day
Description: Whalers on South Georgia, an island in the South Atlantic, stand on the beach alongside their catch.