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Flammulina velutipes.

Flammulina velutipes.

Flammulina velutipes grows in clusters on deciduous logs and dead trees including elm, aspen, poplar, and willow. It is widespread on hardwoods and grows on stumps, dead trees, buried wood, on roots, and in wou... 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

Airbus A380-861.  Christchurch NZ

Airbus A380-861. Christchurch NZ

REGISTRATION DETAILS FOR A6-EDH (EMIRATES) A380-861.Serial25 A6-EDH...Line Number.First Flight13.07.09.ModelA380-861.StatusActive..The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufa... more

White heron, (Egretta alba modesta)

White heron, (Egretta alba modesta)

A rare bird.Rare in New Zealand, with a population of just 100–120 birds, the elegant white heron or kōtuku (Ardea modesta) is nevertheless common in India, Japan, China and Australia, where it is known as the ... 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

Sanja Matsur Applause.

Sanja Matsur Applause.

Applause is primarily a form of ovation by the act of clapping, or striking the palms of the hands together, in order to create noise. Audiences usually applaud after a performance, such as a musical concert, s... more

Cortinarius sp

Cortinarius sp

Cortinarius is a large, morphologically divergent genus of ectomycorrhizal species. Species in this genus are amongst the most common and prominent mushrooms seen in New Zealand's beech forests in the autumn.

Clathrus archeri. (Octopus fungi)

Clathrus archeri. (Octopus fungi)

Clathrus archeri (synonyms Lysurus archeri, Anthurus archeri, Pseudocolus archeri), commonly known as octopus stinkhorn, or devil's fingers, is a fungus which like most fungi has a global distribution. The youn... more

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

King Bolete (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

Meiji Jingu Shrine. Saki Barrels.

Meiji Jingu Shrine. Saki Barrels.

Meiji Jingu Shrine Sake Barrels. An interesting thing you will spot at Meiji Jingu Shrine is this huge collection of sake barrels. They are called kazaridaru in Japanese and are a decorative display. Sake tradi... more

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe is a large genus of mushroom-forming fungi. Members of Inocybe are mycorrhizal, and some evidence shows that the high degree of speciation in the genus is due to adaptation to different trees and perhap... more

Sanja Festival participant.Asakusa.

Sanja Festival participant.Asakusa.

Sanja Matsuri ("Three Shrine Festival"), or Sanja Festival, is one of the three great Shinto festivals in Tokyo. It is considered one of the wildest and largest.[1] The festival is held in honor of Hinokuma Ham... 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

Hanazono shrine. Shinjuku. Tokyo.

Hanazono shrine. Shinjuku. Tokyo.

The Hanazono Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. This shrine was founded in the mid-17th century. Wikipedia

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

Chapel of the Holy Cross. Sedona.

Chapel of the Holy Cross. Sedona.

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

Basket Fungi NewZealand.

Basket Fungi NewZealand.

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

Nijubashi Bridge. Tokyo.

Nijubashi Bridge. Tokyo.

The Tokyo Imperial Palace (皇居 Kōkyo, literally "Imperial Residence") is the primary residence of the Emperor of Japan. It is a large park-like area located in the Chiyoda ward of Tokyo and contains buildings in... more

Coprinopsis laanii.

Coprinopsis laanii.

Domain: Eukaryotic.Kingdom: Fungi.Division: Basidiomycota.Class: Agaricomycetes.Order: Agaricales.Family: Psathyrellaceae.Genus: Coprinopsis.Species: C. laanii.Scientific name: Coprinopsis laanii.Synonyms: Copr... more

Tokyo  Station .

Tokyo Station .

Tokyo Station is a railway station in the Chiyoda City, Tokyo, Japan. The original station is located in Chiyoda's Marunouchi business district near the Imperial Palace grounds. The newer Eastern extension is n... more

Bolete fungi.

Bolete fungi.

Mushroom-like fruiting body, fleshy, but with pores underneath, rather than gills. Most species are mycorrhizal. Those which are found under exotic trees have been introduced along with their hosts, those in na... 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

Sanja Matsuri participant. Japan.

Sanja Matsuri participant. Japan.

Sanja Matsuri "Three Shrine Festival", or Sanja Festival, is one of the three great Shinto festivals in Tokyo. It is considered one of the wildest and largest.The festival is held in honor of Hinokuma Hamanari... more

Flammulina velutipes

Flammulina velutipes

This small to medium sized saprobic fungus fruits in dense clusters during winter on both exotic and indigenous fallen or standing wood. Has a sticky pale yellow to rosy-orange brown cap darker in the centae; w... more

Asakusa Mikoshi.Japan.

Asakusa Mikoshi.Japan.

Sanja Matsuri "Three Shrine Festival", or Sanja Festival, is one of the three great Shinto festivals in Tokyo. It is considered one of the wildest and largest.[The festival is held in honor of Hinokuma Hamanar... more

LOVE sculpture in Shinjuku.

LOVE sculpture in Shinjuku.

One of the best known series of public art works in the world, the LOVE sculpture created by the American artist Robert Indiana is present in Japan too, in Tokyo, near the Shinjuku I-LAND Tower.

Wolf-fart Puffball, Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)

Wolf-fart Puffball, Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)

Lycoperdon is a genus of puffball mushrooms. The genus has a widespread distribution and contains about 50 species.In general, it contains the smaller species such as the pear-shaped puffball and the gem-studde... more

Prairie Sentinels – Nanton Alberta.

Prairie Sentinels – Nanton Alberta.

The Canadian Grain Elevator Discovery Centre, a museum located in Nanton Alberta, showcases the once common prairie sentinel. These buildings, at one time, could be found all across the west – near every town i... more

Mycena haematopus.

Mycena haematopus.

Mycena haematopus, commonly known as the bleeding fairy helmet, the burgundydrop bonnet, or the bleeding Mycena, is a species of fungus in the Mycenaceae family, of the order Agaricales. It is widespread and co... more

Podoscypha petalodes

Podoscypha petalodes

Forms thin paper like funnels on short stalks, with ruffled edges. .Common name: Wine Glass Fungus.Found: Native Forest.Substrate: Growing from wood.Spore: ?Height: 60 mm.Width: 50 - 70 mm.Season: Autumn.Edible: Unknown

Deep in The Grand Canyon.

Deep in The Grand Canyon.

This full day adventure begins in Williams, Arizona where you’ll board our coach or van. As you relax in our spacious, comfortable seats, you’ll travel along one of the last remaining stretches of the original ... more

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

Kingdom: Fungi .Division: Basidiomycota .Class: Basidiomycetes .Order: Agaricales .Family: Coprinaceae .Genus: Coprinellus.Species: C. disseminatus .Scientific name: Coprinellus disseminatus.Synonyms: Pseudocop... more

Coprinopsis laanii

Coprinopsis laanii

Domain: Eukaryotic.Kingdom: Fungi.Division: Basidiomycota.Class: Agaricomycetes.Order: Agaricales.Family: Psathyrellaceae.Genus: Coprinopsis.Species: C. laanii.Scientific name: Coprinopsis laanii.Synonyms: Copr... 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

Evening on Lake Powell.

Evening on Lake Powell.

Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River, straddling the border between Utah and Arizona, United States. Most of Lake Powell, along with Rainbow Bridge National Monument, is located in Utah. It is a maj... more

Geastrum. (earth stars)

Geastrum. (earth stars)

Geastrum (orthographical variant Geaster)[1] is a genus of mushroom in the family Geastraceae. Many species are known commonly as earthstars...The name comes from geo meaning earth and aster meaning star...The ... more

San Francisco Bay cruise

San Francisco Bay cruise

Departing from the heart of historic Fisherman’s Wharf at Pier 43½, cruise alonside the San Francisco’s remarkable cityscape and view the lively neighborhood of North Beach, the famous swimming clubs of Aquatic... more

On the road Sedona.

On the road Sedona.

Spread around Oak Creek and its magnificent canyon, Red Rock Country is one of the most popular tourists’ sites in the United States. Home of the some of the most photographed natural formations, like Cathedral... more

Clathrus archeri ( octopus stinkhorn)

Clathrus archeri ( octopus stinkhorn)

Clathrus archeri (synonyms Lysurus archeri, Anthurus archeri, Pseudocolus archeri), commonly known as octopus stinkhorn, or devil's fingers, is a fungus which like most fungi has a global distribution. The youn... 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

Geastrum saccatum. (earth star)

Geastrum saccatum. (earth star)

Geastrum saccatum, commonly known as the rounded earthstar, is a species of mushroom belonging to the Geastrum genus. It has a worldwide distribution and is found growing on rotting wood..Geastrum saccatum is a... more

Rainbow Bridge.National Monument.

Rainbow Bridge.National Monument.

A Rainbow Turned to Stone..Rainbow Bridge is the world's largest known natural bridge. The span has undoubtedly inspired people throughout time--from the neighboring American Indian tribes who consider Rainbow ... more

Fly agaric.

Fly agaric.

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric or fly amanita, is a basidiomycete mushroom, one of many in the genus Amanita. It is also a muscimol mushroom. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regio... 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

Laughing Jim (Gymnopilus junonius)

Laughing Jim (Gymnopilus junonius)

Gymnopilus junonius is a species of mushroom in the family Cortinariaceae. Commonly known as Laughing Gym, Laughing Cap, Laughing Jim, or the Spectacular Rustgill, this large orange mushroom is typically found ... 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

Psathyrella

Psathyrella

Psathyrella is a large genus of about 400 species, and is similar to the genera Coprinellus, Coprinopsis, Coprinus and Panaeolus, usually with a thin cap and white or yellowish white hollow stem.

Red and White Fleet. San Francisco

Red and White Fleet. San Francisco

Founded in 1892, the family-owned Red and White Fleet is San Francisco's original sightseeing adventure and only multilingual sightseeing cruise. All of Red and White Fleet's cruises depart from Pier 43½ at the... more

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme, commonly known as the pear-shaped puffball or stump puffball, is a saprobic fungus present throughout much of the world.

Pholiota subflammans.

Pholiota subflammans.

Pholiota flammans, commonly known as the yellow pholiota, the flaming Pholiota, or the flame scalecap, is a basidiomycete agaric mushroom of the genus Pholiota. Its fruit body is golden-yellow in color througho... more

Valley of Fire State Park,Nevada,

Valley of Fire State Park,Nevada,

Travel 50 miles north of the city to Valley of Fire State Park and you'll see rocks that glow with an unusually bright crimson color. The area offers some of the Southwest's most amazing scenery with vivid colo... more

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus is easily recognized by the way it grows on wood in shelf-like clusters; its relatively large size; its whitish gills that run down a stubby, nearly-absent stem; and its whitish to lilac spore print.

Hoodoos Of Bryce Canyon

Hoodoos Of Bryce Canyon

Hoodoos. Fairy chimneys. Earth pyramids. Tent rocks. They have many different names, but these strange badland rock formations are one and the same, and they can be found in various iterations across the planet... more

The Inner Canyon Tour.

The Inner Canyon Tour.

Here’s the ideal tour for travelers who want to experience the Grand Canyon from top to bottom AND stay on solid ground. On the Inner Canyon Tour, you’ll experience some of Arizona’s living history from the rim... more

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1059.

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1059.

No U.S. city has had longer or more varied experience with PCC streetcars than Boston. From the delivery of its first streamliner in 1937 until the present day, PCCs have been a part of the Beantown scene. That... 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

Pholiota.

Pholiota.

Pholiota is a genus of small to medium-sized, fleshy mushrooms in the family Strophariaceae. They are saprobes that typically live on wood. The genus has a widespread distribution, especially in temperate regio... more

CPO SAVANNAH Container Ship

CPO SAVANNAH Container Ship

MO: 9440837.MMSI: 636018280.Call Sign: A8UL4.Flag: Liberia [LR].AIS Vessel Type: Cargo - Hazard A (Major).Gross Tonnage: 41358.Deadweight: 51701 t.Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 262.07m × 32.25m.Year Built: ... more

Union Square, San Francisco.

Union Square, San Francisco.

Union Square is a 2.6-acre (1.1 ha) public plaza bordered by Geary, Powell, Post and Stockton Streets in downtown San Francisco, California. "Union Square" also refers to the central shopping, hotel, and theate... more

LA VENTURE. Bulk carrier.

LA VENTURE. Bulk carrier.

IMO: 9731391.MMSI: 255806108.Call Sign: CQIZ2.Flag: Portugal [PT].AIS Vessel Type: Cargo.Gross Tonnage: 26436.Deadweight: 43000 t.Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 189.99m × 30m.Year Built: 2017.Status: Active

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

Alpine jelly cone. ( Guepiniopsis alpina )

Alpine jelly cone. ( Guepiniopsis alpina )

Guepiniopsis alpina, commonly known as the jelly cup, alpine jelly cone, or poor man's gumdrop, is a species of fungus in the family Dacrymycetaceae. The small, gelatinous Fruit bodies are orange and cone or cup shaped.

Zion National Park.Utah,

Zion National Park.Utah,

It is believed the first people to explore what is now Zion National Park entered the canyon looking for food. Thousands of years later more than 4 million people come from around the world to feed more than th... more

Gymnopilus junonius

Gymnopilus junonius

Gymnopilus junonius is a large and colourful wood-rotting species that occurs in small groups at the bases of dead broad-leaf trees and occasionally conifers from spring through to early winter. When seen in fu... more

TSS Earnslaw.

TSS Earnslaw.

The TSS Earnslaw is a 1912 Edwardian vintage twin screw steamer plying the waters of Lake Wakatipu in New Zealand...Owner: Real Journeys.Builder: McGregor and Company, Dunedin.Laid down: 4 July 1911.Launched: 2... more

Quasi - Hand Sculpture.

Quasi - Hand Sculpture.

Not Trump! 'Quasi' by local artist Ronnie van Hout is a new five by three metre sculpture located on the top of the Christchurch Art Gallery building, best viewed from Gloucester St. ..Based on scans of his o... more

Tram no 1888 Christchurch.

Tram no 1888 Christchurch.

Manufacturer: Clyde Engineering at Granville, NSW, Australia.. Seating: 48. Length: 14.35m Weight: 18 tonnes.. Trucks:Sydney No. 12. Air brake cylinders mounted on bogies.. Fleet: 195 x R class trams and 155 x ... 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

Ford Ranchero, Route 66.

Ford Ranchero, Route 66.

The Ford Ranchero is a coupe utility that was produced by Ford between 1957 and 1979. Unlike a pickup truck, the Ranchero was adapted from a two-door station wagon platform that integrated the cab and cargo bed... more

Miracle Mile Shops

Miracle Mile Shops

Miracle Mile Shops is a 475,000 square foot, 1.2-mile long, enclosed shopping mall on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is home to more than 170 stores, 15 restaurants and live entertainment venues.

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

De Winton Alberta.Grain elevators.

De Winton Alberta.Grain elevators.

Grain elevators De Winton Alberta...Located virtually on the southern city limits of Calgary, DeWinton is on the CP line which run south of Calgary to Aldersyde. DeWinton originally had 3 elevators, but one was... more

Bryces Canyon.

Bryces Canyon.

A forest of stone.There is no place like Bryce Canyon. Hoodoos (odd-shaped pillars of rock left standing from the forces of erosion) can be found on every continent, but here is the largest collection of hoodoo... more

SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

SS Jeremiah O'Brien is a Liberty ship built during World War II and named for American Revolutionary War ship captain Jeremiah O'Brien (1744–1818)...Now based in San Francisco, she is a rare survivor of the 6,9... 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

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

Milford Sound NZ.

Milford Sound NZ.

Mount Kimberley, Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, South Island, New Zealand

Urban angles.

Urban angles.

Stephen Avenue is a major pedestrian mall in downtown Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The mall is the portion of 8 Avenue SW between 4 Street SW and 1 Street SE. ..The street is known for some of Calgary's finest res... more

"Roundup" Calgary.

"Roundup" Calgary.

Roundup This bronze sculpture depicts the western heritage that makes this part of Canada truly unique..As early as the 15th century, this herding or roundup technique was used to gather livestock together so t... more

Australasian crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus)

Australasian crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus)

The Australasian crested grebe is majestic and distinctive diving bird that is usually seen on the southern lakes of New Zealand where it breeds. It has a slender neck, sharp black bill and head with a distinct... more

San Francisco’s historic streetcars.

San Francisco’s historic streetcars.

Of all the cities in the world, only San Francisco offers the opportunity to see such a variety of stunning vistas, historic sights, diverse neighborhoods and popular attractions from two different types of vin... more

Mt Cook lily (Ranunculus lyallii)

Mt Cook lily (Ranunculus lyallii)

The Mount Cook buttercup is the world's largest buttercup and is also known as the giant buttercup or mountain buttercup. It used to be known as the Mount Cook lily..Its flowering image has been used on postcar... 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

The white-capped albatross (Thalassarche cauta steadi)

The white-capped albatross (Thalassarche cauta steadi)

The white-capped albatross (Thalassarche cauta steadi) is a mollymawk that breeds on the islands off of New Zealand. Not all experts agree that this form should be recognized as a separate species from the shy ... more

Moeraki Boulders Otago. NZ

Moeraki Boulders Otago. NZ

The Moeraki Boulders are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach on the wave-cut Otago coast of New Zealand between Moeraki and Hampden. They occur scattered either as isol... more

Nevada landscape.

Nevada landscape.

Valley of Fire State Park..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. Val... more

Great Sphinx of Giza, Luxor Hotel. Las Vegas.

Great Sphinx of Giza, Luxor Hotel. Las Vegas.

Luxor Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. .The Luxor Las Vegas Hotel and Casino lies along the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada across the McCarran International Airport. To the south of the hotel is the Mandalay Ba... more

Cordyline australis. (cabbage tree) NZ

Cordyline australis. (cabbage tree) NZ

The cabbage tree is one of the most distinctive trees in the New Zealand landscape, especially on farms. They grow all over the country, but prefer wet, open areas like swamps..Growing 12 to 20 metres high, cab... 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

Abandoned in  Alberta.

Abandoned in Alberta.

One of my favourite photography themes is decay. There are some great urban and rural subjects across Alberta.

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1051.

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1051.

No 1051.San Francisco Municipal Railway (1960s).Built 1948 • Operational • Tribute livery..All of San Francisco’s vintage streetcars have interesting histories, but No. 1051 has been adding to its legacy in rec... more

Tug Blackadder. Alcor Bulk carrier.

Tug Blackadder. Alcor Bulk carrier.

Tug Blackadder. Lyttleton NZ...Replacing the 25 year-old Godley, designed by Robert Allan of Vancouver, built by Titan Marine Engineering at Auckland and named after the Rugby player Todd Blackadder, the 23.8 m... more

Kōwhai. (Sophora spp)

Kōwhai. (Sophora spp)

Kōwhai are small woody legume trees within the genus Sophora that are native to New Zealand. There are eight species, with Sophora microphylla and S. tetraptera being the most recognised as large trees. Their ... more

Osteospermum,(African daisies)

Osteospermum,(African daisies)

Osteospermum, or African daisies made a big splash in display gardens in the 1990s. They looked a little like daisies and they are in the Asteraceae family, along with Shasta daisies and zinnia. But when Africa... more

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1059.

Historic Streetcars in San Francisco No.1059.

No U.S. city has had longer or more varied experience with PCC streetcars than Boston. From the delivery of its first streamliner in 1937 until the present day, PCCs have been a part of the Beantown scene. That... more