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The Darker Side of Vegas

Everyone who hears ‘Vegas Baby’ thinks of The Strip, the bright lights and the good times. Las Vegas Boulevard wears a cloak of prosperity and sophistication during the day and the ‘respectable’ evening hours. It is, however, a very different vibe at daybreak. This shot […]

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Vegas Baby

A photographic blogger who lives in Las Vegas would be negligent not to provide an image of the famous “Welcome To Fabulous Las Vegas” sign. So here it is. A less common version than that which appears in millions of vacation happy-snaps. I chose black and white to […]

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Viva La Tour Eiffel

The Eiffel Tower (Tour Eiffel). Famous, oui? Would you be surprised to learn that doubt and skepticism were the initial reactions to the structure planned for the 1889 World’s Fair? Gustave Eiffel’s iron tower grew up to become the most recognizable landmark in Paris — […]

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Bellagio, The Tribute

Built by Las Vegas entrepreneur Steve Wynn, ‘Bellagio Las Vegas’ opened in 1998 and was inspired by Mr Wynn’s visit to it’s namesake village, Bellagio in Lake Como. It stands on the site once occupied by the legendary Dunes Hotel, and it had a construction budget […]

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