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Sea Cottage

This rustic stone cottage is attached to land on one side and rests in the ocean on the other and it looks to me like it has weathered many a storm. It comes complete with a ‘sea door’ for streamlined access to the water. I imagine this […]

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Meet Poco

Poco was born around 1980 and, sadly, he was abused for the first 9 years of his life. He lived in a tiny cage suspended above a garage, where he sat day after day. His purpose was to attract potential customers. The cage was so small he […]

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How do you take your coffin?

Welcome to The Coffin Centre in Accura:) These coffins, produced by skilled carpenters, presented in a curious lineup of fish, lions, cars, books, planes and more. A cultural tradition where the coffin usually celebrates the life work or favourite pastime of the deceased. What would your coffin be? Location Accura, […]

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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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Bellagio, The Inspiration

Bellagio, also known as “The Pearl of Lake Como” was already celebrated in Roman times. It has long been famous for its setting at the intersection of the three branches of the Y-shaped Lake Como and it is, unquestionably, utterly charming. It’s long history aside, more recently it […]

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Dali-esque Stairs

When I got to the top of the stairs and looked down, I thought the staircase resembled a Salvador Dali painting. It was recognizable as a staircase, but the bannister was strangely warped and pulled out of shape. Other than some basic contrast adjustments, the image has […]

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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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