Today marked Bike to Work Day, in Denver, June 25, 2014. More than 30,000 cyclists were expected to participate in this year’s Bike to Work Day, the largest number since the event started in 1995. (Photos by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post)
Arapahoe Basin closes for the 2013/14 ski season Sunday, June 22, 2014, the first day of summer, in Keystone, Colorado. (Photos By Andy Cross / The Denver Post)
Gunman fires on vehicle carrying hip hop’s Schoolboy Q after Red Rocks show; 3 injured
A man armed with a rifle fired multiple shots into an SUV carrying hip hop artist Schoolboy Q and three others after a performance at Red Rocks Amphitheatre Thursday night. Three of the men were wounded, and the gunman is being sought.
A house exploded Thursday afternoon, June 19, 2014, in Thornton, flinging debris and sending smoke and flames into the sky. One person was unaccounted for. Photo by Karl Gehring/The Denver Post.
The Denver Comic Con and Literacy Conference takes place at the Colorado Convention Center from June 13-15, 2014. The three-day pop culture convention features comics along with sci-fi and fantasy TV shows, movies, Japanese Animation, cosplay, toys, gaming and panel presentations. Celebrities and artists from film and television will also make appearances.
Photojournalist Louie Palu covered the war in Afghanistan from Kandahar, the country’s southern capital, from 2006 to 2010. He is currently using that footage to produce a long form documentary, Kandahar Journals. Palu describes the film as “a first hand account of how the war unraveled in the birthplace of the Taliban. At first it was a history project that followed key events, then it transformed into a personal journey exploring loss from the view of a photographer.”
See the full story on the Captured blog: http://dpo.st/1v5mDBI
Students attended the Bear Grylls survival school at Glacier View Ranch near Ward, Colorado on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Photos by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post)
Photos: D-Day in Color, Photographs from the Normandy Invasion
Original color photographs of the D-Day invasion of Normandy during World War II. From British and American soldiers preparing for the invasion in England to German prisoners being marched through the streets after France’s liberation, these images are some of the only color photographs taken during the war. This set of photographs is primarily from the German Galerie Bilderwelt, part of Getty Image’s exclusive Hulton Archive collection.
For more photos check out denverpost.com/captured
The Denver Botanic Gardens continues preparations for the opening of the outdoor exhibition of artwork by artist Dale Chihuly. Chihuly’s design and installation team from Seattle, Wash. are on hand this week at the Gardens, installing the glass sculptures ranging in size, form, and color across the 24-acre property. The exhibit officially opens to the public on June 14, 2014 and runs through November 30. Photo by Kathryn Scott Osler, The Denver Post.
Karen Diamond sits next to her mannequin that demonstrates the P-Mate, a disposable female hygiene product that allows women to urinate standing up, as she waits with others to tryout for the ABC reality show Shark Tank, May 30, 2014. Diamond watches as a dog pees on her display. The dog, Shadow, and his owner Ben Handwerker were also outside Infinity Park Event Center in Glendale waiting to do their 1-minute pitches to get on the reality show. Photo by RJ Sangosti @rjsangosti #p-mate