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photo christ the redeemer statue

Christ The Redeemer

A collaboration in 1931 by a French sculpture, a French engineer and a Brazilian engineer resulted in a 125′ (38m) Christian monument on top of Mount Corcovado. It is a globally recognized icon and instantly geo-tags any image as Rio de Janeiro. Looking to get a different capture of one of […]

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In Memoriam

Today is the 73rd anniversary of the surprise attack by the Japanese on the US fleet anchored in Pearl Harbor. It was intended as a preventative action to keep the US Pacific Fleet from interfering with military actions Japan was planning in Southeast Asia and it was the catalyst which […]

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photo fishing nets

Time Warp

These images of fishing net storage were taken in the old Tallheo Cannery. Owned by the Canadian Fishing Company Ltd (Canfisco) for the better part of the last century, it was a powerhouse operation processing sockeye, coho, pink, chum and chinook salmon into tin cans for […]

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leafless tree in winter

Winter Tree

Magestic old tree in winter. In the foregound is a section of an ornate terrace concrete balustrade (which suggests how grand the rest of the mansion is) and in the distance a glimpse of ocean. Location: Vanderbilt Mansion, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.

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