Tori no you ni

R.A.L. (Robot and Lyrics)

鳥のように [tori no you ni : Like a Bird]

by 和楽器バンド [Wagakki Band] | on 四季彩-shikisai-
Lyrics & Music: Yuuko Suzuhana
Translation by Aka

水に浮かぶ 月あかり揺らす
そっと差し伸べた指の先 こぼれる 涙
mizu ni ukabu tsuki akari yurasu
sotto sashinobeta yubi no saki koboreru namida
Floating in the water, the moonlight sways
At the end of my gently outstretched finger, tears flow
(*)逢いたいと願う夢は 鳥のように 空へ高く
風と共に どこまで飛んで 波に映る影を追いかけていた
(*)aitai to negau yume wa tori no you ni sora e takaku
kaze to tomo ni doko made tonde namida ni utsuru kage wo oikaketeita
(*)In my dream where I wish to see you, I fly high in the sky like a bird
Flying wherever along with the wind, chasing shadows on the waves
(**)ima sugu kimi no moto made
kono mama tondeyukitai
ano hi ni mada tsutaerarezu ni

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Photography 101: Editing Basics

The Daily Post

If you’ve followed our Photography 101 series from the beginning, congratulations! We’ve covered the fundamentals of photography — from composition to lighting to color theory — and hope our guest photographer-led tutorials have helped sharpen your visual eye and given you tips for using your camera.

Now that you’ve graduated from this section on the nuts and bolts of photography, let’s talk more about the post-shooting process. So, you’ve taken a bunch of photos in your camera. Now what? Here, photographer Leanne Cole walks us through some image editing basics: straightening; cropping; setting exposure, contrast, and saturation; and spot correcting.

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Saying No: A Quick Linguistic Take

Anthropology As....

In observing the last several months of public discourse about sexual violence in the wake of the allegations against several powerful Hollywood men, I am both heartened and incredibly frustrated by the way this conversation is happening. It is, for me, positive to see the spaces being created for people to articulate the big and small ramifications of male dominance, rape culture, and gendered economic inequality. The structure of sexual violence is not one in which every attack is equally vicious or harmful, it is one in which there are thousands of constant paper cuts coexisting with just-say-nolife-threatening stab wounds. It is a world where the ability to say ‘no’ to powerful men is undermined not just through their use of physical force or economic coercion, but also through repeated, minor dismissals of our wishes, our pleasure, our consent.

Fast forward to this week, when a woman using the…

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