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White-faced heron (Egretta novaehollandiae)

White-faced heron (Egretta novaehollandiae)

White-faced herons occur throughout Australia, New Guinea and New Zealand. They are a relatively new species in New Zealand, having self-introduced in the 1940s. From the 1950s onwards numbers have grown rapidl... More

Beach fishing. Philippines

Beach fishing. Philippines

A community of people helping each other pulling in a fishing net with fish to share with each other. Currimao beach.Philippines.

Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis)

Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis)

Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis) were self introduced in the 1800s and now have a wide distribution throughout New Zealand. They have made the forest their home and are now among the most common bird in suburbia... More

Stinkhorn (Phallaceae)

Stinkhorn (Phallaceae)

The fruiting body of a stinkhorn fungus emerges from the ground as an egg-like structure. It then splits open, revealing a stalk with a number of coloured arms. . Stinkhorn fungi produce a smelly mucus mass ful... More

Sydney's light rail.

Sydney's light rail.

Sydney's light rail network is owned by the NSW Government. Light rail services are operated by Transdev Sydney on behalf of Transport for NSW..The light rail network provides a unique public transport service ... More

THE PAOAY CHURCH: Ilocos Norte, Philippines

THE PAOAY CHURCH: Ilocos Norte, Philippines

Paoay Church (also known as the St. Augustine Church in Paoay) is a historical church located in Paoay, Ilocos Norte. During the Philippine Revolution in 1898, its coral stone bell tower was used by the Katipun... More

SS South Steyne. Floating restaurant. Sydney.

SS South Steyne. Floating restaurant. Sydney.

SS South Steyne is a retired steam ferry. For 36 years, she operated on the Manly run on Sydney Harbour and is now a floating restaurant moored at Darling Harbour...SS South Steyne was built by Henry Robb in Le... More

Lake Wakatipu. NZ

Lake Wakatipu. NZ

15,000 years ago during the last ice age, a huge glacier moving from the north west carved out what is now Lake Wakatipu. The lake is relatively thin, but the mountains run straight into the lake, forming a dee... More

Dancing in the street.

Dancing in the street.

Autumn leaf color is a phenomenon that affects the normally green leaves of many deciduous trees and shrubs by which they take on, during a few weeks in the autumn season, various shades of red, yellow, purple,... More

Low tide at the beach.

Low tide at the beach.

Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of gravitational forces exerted by the Moon, Sun, and rotation of the Earth...The times and amplitude of tides at a locale are influenced... More

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane)

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane)

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane) is a species of heliconiine butterfly found from India to southern China (southern Yunnan), and Indochina. Its range has expanded in the last few decades, and its arrival i... More

White faced heron.NZ

White faced heron.NZ

The white-faced heron is New Zealand's most common heron, despite being a relatively new arrival to this country. It is a tall, elegant, blue-grey bird that can be seen stalking its prey in almost any aquatic h... More

ARUNA IPSA (Container Ship)

ARUNA IPSA (Container Ship)

IMO: 9270828..MMSI: 538005226..Call Sign: V7CA4..Flag: Marshall Is (MH)..AIS Type: Cargo - Hazard A (Major)..Gross Tonnage: 21932..Deadweight: 24279 t..Length × Breadth: 196.82m × 28m..Year Built: 2004..Status: Active

Fishing Philippines  style.

Fishing Philippines style.

Marine fishing in the Philippines in more than an industry; it is a way of life. With 7,100 islands, the Philippines has the world's longest discontinuous coastline. Over a million Filipinos are engaged in mari... More

Angry is the sea.

Angry is the sea.

Tasman Sea, an arm of the Pacific Ocean between Australia and New Zealand. It is as much as 1,400 miles (2,250 km) wide and more than 17,000 feet (5, 180 m) deep. The sea is located in a region of prevailing we... More

Melbourne Bombardier Trams.

Melbourne Bombardier Trams.

The FLEXITY Swift 100% low-floor vehicles can accommodate 210 passengers. The trams are 33 m long, 2.65 m wide and are equipped with the reliable BOMBARDIER MITRAC propulsion system and rotating bogies to handl... More

Riviera Ice Cream Parlour. Lakes Entrance.

Riviera Ice Cream Parlour. Lakes Entrance.

Ice cream is a frozen food, typically eaten as a snack or dessert, usually made from dairy products, such as milk and cream, and often combined with fruits or other ingredients and flavours

WTC Wharf. Yarra River Melbourne.

WTC Wharf. Yarra River Melbourne.

WTC Wharf (formerly the World Trade Centre and WTC Northbank) is a twelve-storey office complex on the north bank of the Yarra River in Melbourne, Australia.On 19 December 1978, the Government of Victoria passe... More

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

The Yarra River is not big by world standards. It runs for just 242 kilometres from its source on the flanks of Mt Baw Baw in the Yarra Ranges National Park to its mouth at the head of Port Phillip Bay in Newpo... More

The southern black-backed gull. NZ

The southern black-backed gull. NZ

The southern black-backed gull (or ‘black-back’) is one of the most abundant and familiar large birds in New Zealand, although many people do not realise that the mottled brown juveniles (mistakenly called “mol... More

Ruakaka River mouth. Bream Bay. NZ

Ruakaka River mouth. Bream Bay. NZ

The Ruakaka River is a river of the Northland Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows north before turning east and finally south, reaching the sea at the township of Ruakaka on Bream Bay.

Kingfisher.

Kingfisher.

Kingfisher (kōtare).Our sacred kingfisher or kōtare is a cousin of the kookaburra in Australia. It’s ancestors flew here from Australia around 10,000 years ago..Don’t be fooled by the kingfisher’s name, because... More

Mr Red Gurnard.

Mr Red Gurnard.

Gurnards are very distinctive bottom-living fish with large heads and eyes. The head is protected by large bony plates and strong spines. The lower three rays of the pectoral fins are separate, finger-like proc... More

Burma Star.

Burma Star.

“Burma Star” rose named for veterans who fought in the conflict in Burma during WW2

A pair of waxeyes.

A pair of waxeyes.

The beauty of having a F2.8 600mm lens. Lumix Fz200..SILVEREYE.Also known as wax-eye or white-eye, Zosterops lateralis belongs to the widespread family Zosteropidae. New Zealand possesses one species which is a... More

Scaup   NZ  (Daffy Duck)

Scaup NZ (Daffy Duck)

The New Zealand scaup or pāpango is a short, round diving duck. The male is glossy dark brown and black with yellow eyes. The female is dark brown and often has a vertical white band at the base of the bill. Th... More

Quitley flows the Avon. Christchurch.

Quitley flows the Avon. Christchurch.

The Avon River flows through the centre of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, and out to an estuary, which it shares with the Heathcote River, the Avon Heathcote Estuary.

Cladonia asahinae (commonly known as the 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 terminates in a flaring cup that when touched will release ... More

Cactus.

Cactus.

Cactus is the singular word for the plant, cacti or cactuses are the plural forms..Cacti are native to the Americas, ranging from Patagonia in South America through to areas of western Canada. One species, Rhip... More

Adnate on Kilmore Street, Christchurch.

Adnate on Kilmore Street, Christchurch.

Melbourne based street artist Adnate has become known as one of the foremost large-scale portrait painters in the world street art scene, his distinctive spray paint style influenced by the renaissance painters... More

Bull on a Piano.

Bull on a Piano.

A 1.7-tonne bronze bull atop a grand piano, which became a symbol of hope in an earthquake-ravaged city, will make Christchurch its new home. .The work, Michael Parekowhai's On First Looking into Chapman's Home... More

The Jetty Frankton Arm Queenstown,

The Jetty Frankton Arm Queenstown,

The Frankton Walkway takes approximately 1 1/2 hours to walk from the Queenstown Gardens to the Frankton Reserve at the head of the Frankton Arm of Lake Wakatipu. It is the perfect track for a family bike ride ... More

Produce market. Batac City. Philippines.

Produce market. Batac City. Philippines.

The Batac City Public Market touted as one of the biggest in the region offers a wide array of goods - freshly picked local vegetables and fruits, handicrafts, tincrafts, pottery, native delicacies, chicharon, ... More

2014 Mclaren MP4 12c Coupe.FZ200

2014 Mclaren MP4 12c Coupe.FZ200

McLaren Automotive, commonly referred to as McLaren, is a British automotive manufacturer of high-performance vehicles. The company was established as McLaren Cars in 1989 as a producer of road cars based on Fo... More

Sunset pastures.

Sunset pastures.

White horses are born white and stay white throughout their life. White horses may have brown, blue, or hazel eyes. "True white" horses, especially those that carry one of the dominant white (W) genes, are rare... More

2013 Audi R8 Quattro V10

2013 Audi R8 Quattro V10

The Audi Sport quattro concept was unveiled at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the original Audi Sport quattro. The show car features angular flat C-pillars, as well as the ... More

Merino lamb.

Merino lamb.

Merino, breed of fine-wool sheep originating in Spain; it was known as early as the 12th century and may have been a Moorish importation. It was particularly well adapted to semiarid climates and to nomadic pas... More

Slime mould.

Slime mould.

Slime mold or slime mould is a broad term describing some organisms that use spores to reproduce. Slime molds were formerly classified as fungi but are no longer considered part of this kingdom.. Although not r... More

2006 Ferrari F430 F1

2006 Ferrari F430 F1

Ferrari has revealed its replacement for the 360 Modena, the F430. It’s an aluminium-constructed, mid-engined two-seater, with a compact, 90-degree V8 engine, though with some 483bhp, it’s significantly more po... More

2006 Ferrari F430 F1

2006 Ferrari F430 F1

Ferrari F430 front 20080605.jpg.Overview.Manufacturer Ferrari.Also called 430.Production 2004–2009.Assembly Maranello, Italy.Designer Frank Stephenson at Pininfarina[1].Body and chassis.Class Grand tourer.Body ... More

Lica Maersk.

Lica Maersk.

LICA MAERSK.Container Ship Container Ship.IMO: 9190779.MMSI: 219981000.Call Sign: OWAY2.Flag: Denmark (DK).AIS Type: Cargo - Hazard C (Minor).Gross Tonnage: 50721.Deadweight: 63400 t.Length × Breadth: 266.34m ×... More

Approaching storm. Hannah's Beach Resort  Philippines.

Approaching storm. Hannah's Beach Resort Philippines.

Nestled among endless turquoise waters and powdery white sand in Pagudpud is a seven-hectare exclusive paradise that is emerging to be the crown jewel of Ilocos Norte...Even before entering Hannah's Beach Resor... More