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Paris Las Vegas.

Paris Las Vegas.

Paris Las Vegas is a hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. It is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation...The theme is the city of Paris, France; it includes a ha... more

Fremont Street Experence. Las Vegas.

Fremont Street Experence. Las Vegas.

The Fremont Street Experience is located in the heart of downtown, directly outside the Fremont Casino. This world-famous venue is home to Viva Vision, the largest LED screen in the world. Experience free conce... more

NASA,S flying observatory SOFIA.

NASA,S flying observatory SOFIA.

Nasa's flying observatory has again landed in New Zealand for more winter missions gazing into space and unlocking further mysteries of the universe...The unique plane, fitted with a giant gyro-stabilised highl... more

New Brighton Pier.Christchurch. NZ.

New Brighton Pier.Christchurch. NZ.

There have been two New Brighton Piers in New Brighton, New Zealand. The first pier, of wooden construction, opened on 18 January 1894 and was demolished on 12 October 1965. The current concrete pier was opened... more

Sensō-ji.     Asakusa  Tokyo.

Sensō-ji. Asakusa Tokyo.

DescriptionSensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. It is Tokyo's oldest temple, and one of its most significant. Formerly associated with the Tendai sect of Buddhism, it became ... more

Geastrum (earthstars)

Geastrum (earthstars)

Earthstars grow in leaf litter on the forest floor. When they first appear they resemble a small egg, then their outer layer splits open and folds back into six to eight arms, like a star. The spherical spore-... more

The Grand Canyon Arizona.

The Grand Canyon Arizona.

Grand Canyon National Park is the 15th site in the United States to have been named a national park. Named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979, the park is located in northwestern Arizona. The park's central f... more

The kimono.

The kimono.

The kimono is a traditional Japanese garment. Kimono was basically derived from the Chinese hanfu of the Wu region in Jiangnan, China. Kimono means garment and has come to denote these full-length, usually robe... more

Turkey tail Fungus.

Turkey tail Fungus.

Turkey Tails, (Trametes versicolor) fruiting body on rotting tree log, Trametes versicolor – also known as Coriolus versicolor and Polyporus versicolor – is a common polypore mushroom found throughout the world... more

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles (2.01 km) offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. The small island was developed with facilities for a lighthouse, a military fortifi... more

Boletus edulis (penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini)

Boletus edulis (penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini)

Boletus edulis (English: penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini) is a basidiomycete fungus, and the type species of the genus Boletus.The fungus grows in deciduous and coniferous forests and tree plantations, formi... more

Valley of Fire State Park. Nevada.

Valley of Fire State Park. Nevada.

Valley of Fire is located in the Mojave Desert approximately 58 miles Northeast of the Las Vegas Strip. Valley of Fire is the oldest Nevada State Park and was dedicated in 1935. Valley of Fire State Park cove... more

Caesars Palace Las Vegas.

Caesars Palace Las Vegas.

Caesars Palace is a AAA Four Diamond luxury hotel and casino in Paradise, Nevada, United States. The hotel is situated on the west side of the Las Vegas Strip between Bellagio and The Mirage. It is one of the m... more

Las Vegas abstract.

Las Vegas abstract.

Reports say the resort is considering replacing the iconic attraction with a mall..What Las Vegas giveth, Las Vegas taketh away. Eighteen years after the Bellagio opened and redefined luxury in Sin City, rumour... more

Sadko and Kabuki Bow Valley Square Calgary

Sadko and Kabuki Bow Valley Square Calgary

This sculpture is titled Kabuki and has a partner nearby called Sadko. They are locate at Bow Valley Square in Calgary, Alberta.

Chilean flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis)

Chilean flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis)

The Chilean flamingo is a large species of flamingo at 110–130 cm (43–51 in) closely related to American flamingo and greater flamingo, with which it was sometimes considered conspecific.The species is listed ... more

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi).

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi).

Ileodictyon cibarium is a saprobic species of fungus in the family Phallaceae. It is native to New Zealand, where it commonly known as the basket fungus or the white basket fungus, alluding to the fruiting bodi... more

Tram 178: “The Brill” Christchurch.NZ

Tram 178: “The Brill” Christchurch.NZ

Tram 178: “The Brill” Another Boon tram, built in 1921 for two-person operation and converted in the 1930s so that the driver could run the tram without a conductor. This tram runs in only one direction, and re... more

Transamerica Pyramid  San Francisco

Transamerica Pyramid San Francisco

The Transamerica Pyramid at 600 Montgomery Street between Clay and Washington Streets in the Financial District of San Francisco, California, United States, is a 48-story postmodern building and the second-tall... more

CMA CGM TAGE.Container ship.

CMA CGM TAGE.Container ship.

MO: 9674555.MMSI: 229988000.Call Sign: 9HA3777.Flag: Malta [MT].AIS Vessel Type: Cargo - Hazard A (Major).Gross Tonnage: 95263.Deadweight: 113800 t.Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 299.95m × 48.2m.Year Built: ... more

Brant Alberta.

Brant Alberta.

Brant is another of those towns that started out with high hopes when southern Alberta was thrown open to settlers between 1906 and 1914. Thousands of Canadian and American homesteaders flocked to the area. Wit... more

Experience  Fremont Street Las Vegas.

Experience Fremont Street Las Vegas.

The Fremont Street Experience (FSE) is a pedestrian mall and attraction in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. The FSE occupies the westernmost five blocks of Fremont Street, including the area known for years as "Glit... more

Warden's House (Alcatraz Island)

Warden's House (Alcatraz Island)

The Hoe House was the home of the wardens of the federal penitentiary on Alcatraz Island, off San Francisco. It is located at the northeastern end of the Main Cellblock, next to Alcatraz Lighthouse. The 3-floor... more

San Francisco.  Legs Hanging Out The Window.

San Francisco. Legs Hanging Out The Window.

A simple sign wasn’t enough for the Piedmont Boutique to attract the bawdy costume buyers it desired. Something more was needed. So the store hired local artist Barry Forman to stick a pair of gigantic legs out... more

Wonderland Sculpture. Calgary.

Wonderland Sculpture. Calgary.

An art installation by one of the world’s foremost sculptures now graces the plaza outside The Bow building and is creating quite a stir among those who pass by...The 12 metre tall, bent-wire head of a young gi... more

King Penguin Calgary Zoo.

King Penguin Calgary Zoo.

Average Weight: 15kg - 33lb.Average Height: 95cm - 3.1ft.Breeding Season: Starts in November or January, a complex breeding system, individuals are either early or late breeders and raise 2 chicks every 3 years... more

Atlas moth.(Attacus atlas)

Atlas moth.(Attacus atlas)

Common across the Malay archipelago, these bird-sized insects are considered the largest moths in the world. They are so big that their cocoons are occasionally used as purses in Taiwan...The total area of thei... more

Great Grey Owl  (Strix nebulosa)

Great Grey Owl (Strix nebulosa)

The Great Grey Owl is large grey owl with dense, fluffy plumage, long wings and tail, and a large head with no ear-tufts. The species name nebulosa is derived from the Latin Nebulosus, meaning misty or foggy. T... more

Pegasus Bay. New Zealand.

Pegasus Bay. New Zealand.

Pegasus Bay, earlier known as Cook's Mistake, is a bay on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.The bay has a sandy beach and runs from Banks Peninsula to the Waipara River mouth. The city of Christ... more

Orange Pore Fungus (Favolaschia calocera)

Orange Pore Fungus (Favolaschia calocera)

Grows on WOOD.. .Common Name: Orange pore Fungus. .Fruit-body: This little fungus is very bright orange in colour. It is fan shaped like a ping pong bat, with a short stem (up to 20 mm long), attached to the si... more

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

This mushroom is known world-wide as one of the best edibles. It is called the cep in France, the Steinpilz in Germany, porcini in Italy, and "king bolete" in English speaking countries. It has many close relat... more

1922 Steam roller.

1922 Steam roller.

Aveling and Porter was a British agricultural engine and steam roller manufacturer. Thomas Aveling and Richard Thomas Porter entered into partnership in 1862, developed a steam engine three years later in 1865.... more

King Boletes. (Boletus edulis)

King Boletes. (Boletus edulis)

The King Bolete is a very popular, delicious, meaty mushroom that grows all over the world. It has many names such as king, cep, porcini, steinpilz, penny bun and many others. It is apparently a complex of clos... more

Cladonia asahinae. (pixie cup lichen)

Cladonia asahinae. (pixie cup lichen)

Cladonia asahinae (commonly known as the pixie cup lichen)..A club lichen, this species is typically found on acidic soil on rotting wood, moss or humus that covers tree bases. Its definitive feature is that it... more

OOCL SAVANNAH.

OOCL SAVANNAH.

OOCL SAVANNAH (IMO: 9404871) is a Container Ship registered and sailing under the flag of Hong Kong.Gross tonnage is 40168 and deadweight is 50490.. Built in 2010 by SAMSUNG HEAVY INDUSTRIES CO., LTD..Length ov... more

Lake Wakatipu. New Zealand.

Lake Wakatipu. New Zealand.

The most scenic drive in the region, driving the Glenorchy Road is an absolute must do! This 45 minute journey takes you along the edge of Lake Wakatipu, through native Beech Forest, past steep rocky cliffs and... more

Zion National Park. Utah.

Zion National Park. Utah.

Zion National Park is a southwest Utah nature preserve distinguished by Zion Canyon’s steep red cliffs. Zion Canyon Scenic Drive cuts through its main section, leading to forest trails along the Virgin River. T... more

Las Vegas Skyline.

Las Vegas Skyline.

The Las Vegas Skyline is one of the most recognizable cityscapes in the country. Along Las Vegas Boulevard, also known as The Strip, dozens of astonishing architectural wonders can be seen—these are primarily t... more

Merino sheep. NZ

Merino sheep. NZ

The Merino is a type of sheep known for having some of the finest and softest wool of any breed. Physically, Merinos can be recognized by their crimped fleece and distinctive facial features, along with the lar... more

Pied Shag (Phalacrocorax varius)

Pied Shag (Phalacrocorax varius)

Of the world's 36 species of shag 12 are found in New Zealand and 8 of these are endemic. Members of the shag family belong to three groups based on the colour of their feet: black, yellow or pink. The Pied sha... more

Banks Peninsula. New Zealand.

Banks Peninsula. New Zealand.

Banks Peninsula is a peninsula of volcanic origin on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. It has an area of approximately 1,150 square kilometres and encompasses two large harbours and many smalle... more

The Grand Canyon. South Rim.

The Grand Canyon. South Rim.

The South Rim of the Grand Canyon is the most visited location at Grand Canyon National Park. The Scenic views and vista's are what you are expecting and have been waiting a lifetime to see. The South Rim is op... more

VH-VFQ Jetstar Airways Airbus A320-232(WL)

VH-VFQ Jetstar Airways Airbus A320-232(WL)

Airframe Details.Construction Number (MSN) 5780.Aircraft Type Airbus A320-232(WL).First Flight 13. Sep 2013.Age 3.3 Years.Test registration D-AXAE.Production Site Hamburg (XFW).Airframe Status Active

Boeing 737-8FE (VH-YIO)— Virgin Australia

Boeing 737-8FE (VH-YIO)— Virgin Australia

Aircraft B738 Reg No. VH-YIO .Age 4 years old.Model 737 Jet engines 2. First flight 23-07-12.Registered 06-08-12. Rollout 16-07-12. Delivered 06-08-12.Construction No. 38714. Line No. 4132 Series 8FE.ADSHEX 7C7... more

Canadian Goose. (Branta canadensis)

Canadian Goose. (Branta canadensis)

The Canada goose (Branta canadensis) is a large wild goose species with a black head and neck, white patches on the face, and a brown body. Native to arctic and temperate regions of North America, its migration... more

A6-EUH Emirates Airbus A380-861

A6-EUH Emirates Airbus A380-861

Airframe Details.Construction Number (MSN) 220.Aircraft Type Airbus A380-861.First Flight 09. May 2016.Age 0.7 Years.Test registration F-WWAD.Production Site Toulouse (TLS).Airframe Status Active

Northern royal albatross,( Diomedea sanfordi,)

Northern royal albatross,( Diomedea sanfordi,)

The northern royal albatross is a huge white albatross with black upperwings. It usually mates for life and breeds only in New Zealand. Biennial breeding takes place primarily on The Sisters and The Forty-Fours... more

The Canada goose (Branta canadensis)

The Canada goose (Branta canadensis)

The Canada goose (Branta canadensis) is a large wild goose species with a black head and neck, white patches on the face, and a brown body. Native to arctic and temperate regions of North America, its migration... more

Moeraki Boulders, New Zealand

Moeraki Boulders, New Zealand

The Moeraki Boulders are a group of very large spherical “stones” on Koekohe Beach near Moeraki on New Zealand’s Otago coast. These boulders are actually concretions that have been exposed through shoreline ero... more

Port Lyttleton. NZ

Port Lyttleton. NZ

Container cranes consist of a supporting framework that can traverse the length of a quay or yard on a rail track. Instead of a hook, they are equipped with a specialized handling tool called a spreader. The sp... more

Margaret Haggo. Dahlia.

Margaret Haggo. Dahlia.

Dahlia ‘Margaret Haggo’ (Dahlia). This genus has upright and bushy, early summer and early autumn flowering, tuberous, deciduous annuals and perennials. They bear pinnatifid or pinnatisect, mid green leaves and... more

ANL ELINGA Container Ship.

ANL ELINGA Container Ship.

IMO: 9433054.MMSI: 209828000.Call Sign: 5BTH3.Flag: Cyprus [CY].AIS Vessel Type: Cargo - Hazard A (Major).Gross Tonnage: 18326.Deadweight: 23359 t.Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 175.48m × 27.69m.Year Built: ... more

Looks fast..is fast....Ford GT.

Looks fast..is fast....Ford GT.

Carroll Shelby Museum. Las Vegas...The Ford GT is an American mid-engine two-seater sports car that was produced by Ford for the 2005 and 2006 model years. The designers drew inspiration from Ford's GT40 racing... more

Bryces Canyon. Utah.

Bryces Canyon. Utah.

The sorbet-colored, sandcastle-like spires and hoodoos of Bryce Canyon National Park pop like a Dr Seuss picture book creation. Though the smallest of southern Utah's national parks, this is perhaps the most im... more

Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a massive sculpture carved into Mt. Rushmore in the Black Hills region of South Dakota. Completed under the direction of Gutzon and Lincoln Borglum from 1927–1941, the sculpt... more

Paris Las Vegas.

Paris Las Vegas.

This French-themed casino hotel with a half-size Eiffel Tower is across the Strip from The Bellagio and a 9-minute walk from a Las Vegas Monorail station.

Red Rocks of Sedona. AZ

Red Rocks of Sedona. AZ

Sedona is a city that straddles the county line between Coconino and Yavapai counties in the northern Verde Valley region of the U.S. state of Arizona. As of the 2010 census, its population was 10,031...Sedona... more

Chapel of the Holy Cross (Sedona, Arizona)

Chapel of the Holy Cross (Sedona, Arizona)

The Chapel of the Holy Cross is a Roman Catholic chapel built into the buttes of Sedona, Arizona, run by the Diocese of Phoenix, as a part of St. John Vianney Parish in Sedona....The chapel was inspired and com... more

Narcissus poeticus.

Narcissus poeticus.

Narcissus poeticus was one of the first daffodils to be cultivated, and is frequently identified as the narcissus of ancient times. It is also often associated with the Greek legend of Narcissus. It is the type... more

Snowdrop (Galanthus)

Snowdrop (Galanthus)

The lovely snowdrop is one of the first flowers to appear in the spring as it works its way through the snow to bloom. These tiny flowers grow 3- to 4-inches tall and make an excellent ground cover in the garde... more

Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown. NZ

Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown. NZ

Shaped like a perfect cartoon thunderbolt, this gorgeous lake has a 212km shoreline and reaches a depth of 379m (the average depth is over 320m). Five rivers flow into it but only one (the Kawarau) flows out, m... more

Panaeolus sphinctrinus.

Panaeolus sphinctrinus.

FAMILY: Coprinaceae.GENUS: Panaeolus.SPECIES: Sphinctrinus.COMMON NAMES: Ink Caps, Hoop-Petticoat, Petticoat Mottlegill, Warai-take (Japanese, ‘laughing mushroom’), Hsiao Ch’un (Chinese, ‘laughing mushroom’)..P... more

The Stirling Falls Milford Sound NZ

The Stirling Falls Milford Sound NZ

One of the Must See New Zealand Waterfalls, Stirling Falls, second name Waimanu Falls, is the most magnificent waterfall in the world's famous Milford Sound. Accessible via a Milford Sound Cruise or a Milford S... more

Moeraki Boulders. Otago. NZ

Moeraki Boulders. Otago. NZ

At Moeraki, 40 kilometres south of Oamaru, huge spherical boulders are scattered along the beach. Others can be seen emerging from the sandstone cliffs. Each boulder weighs several tonnes and is up to two metre... more

"The Tree" Lake Wanaka. NZ

"The Tree" Lake Wanaka. NZ

A hidden gem of New Zealand, the spectacular Lake Wanaka area is framed by the South Island’s dazzling Southern Alps. On the doorstep of Mount Aspiring National Park, a World Heritage Site, the daily schedule i... more

Blechnum novae-zelandiae,(palm-leaf fern )

Blechnum novae-zelandiae,(palm-leaf fern )

Blechnum novae-zelandiae, commonly known as palm-leaf fern or kiokio, is a species of fern found in New Zealand. It can often be found growing in clay soil on embankments and roadsides.. ..B. novae-zelandiae ha... more

Russell Lupin. Lake Tekapo.NZ

Russell Lupin. Lake Tekapo.NZ

Russell lupins.The many-coloured Russell lupins (.Lupinus polyphyllus). are a familiar feature of the roadsides in the.Upper Waitaki Basin. They were first introduced to New Zealand about 1930 by settlers of t... more

Burma Star Rose.

Burma Star Rose.

Unfading apricot flowers that grow in upright clusters on a medium to tall bush. Very free flowering.

University of Otago Clocktower. NZ

University of Otago Clocktower. NZ

The University of Otago Registry Building, also known as the Clocktower Building, is a Victorian and later structure in the city of Dunedin, New Zealand. It stands next to the banks of the Water of Leith and is... more

Eglington river. Fiordland NP.NZ.

Eglington river. Fiordland NP.NZ.

The Eglinton River is located in the region of Southland in the southwest of New Zealand. It flows through Fiordland National Park for 50 kilometres (31 mi). Its headwaters are at Lake Gunn, 25 kilometres (16 m... more

Dont stare...only sheep dogs stare..

Dont stare...only sheep dogs stare..

There are over 1 billion sheep in the world.. China has the largest number of sheep in the world.. Adult female sheep are known as ewes.. Adult male sheep are known as rams.. Castrated adult male sh... more

Postmans delight.

Postmans delight.

In the early 1800's, most letters in the U.S. were taken to the post office to be mailed, and recipients had to retrieve their mail from the post office. It wasn't until 1863 that mail was delivered to homes of... more

Kea and and the bike seat.

Kea and and the bike seat.

Kea are large parrots that live in the South Island high country, sometimes venturing down to valley floors. Their call is a ringing ‘keee-aa’. Playful and inquisitive, they can be destructive around ski fields... more

New Brighton Pier. Christchurch NZ.

New Brighton Pier. Christchurch NZ.

New Brighton Pier..The New Brighton Pier is held as the icon of New Brighton and later the icon of Christchurch after the February 22nd earthquake which destroyed Christchurch's Cathedral. The pier is one of Ch... more