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Mr. B, Kinder Scout, The Dark Peak, Derbyshire Peak District, May 2013.

have got a big birthday coming up this week, so I thought a portrait of myself wouldn’t go a miss. I think my walking companion Om took the photograph, but because Phil’s  149 more words

Ents in Illinois

White, shadow-dappled, fluffy snow laces around the feet of many tall, brown, naked, foggy-gray-brown, branchy, twiggy trees that dance across the fields and hills of the exotic land of Illinois.


Winter Storm and Etc...

I live in the area where we were hit by the snow storm in Western , NY. We were not hit as hard as a couple of towns that got 64 inches in 24 hours but it still was a lot of snow for a 24 hour period. 106 more words


Travel 2014 - Du Toits Kloof Tunnel and Mountain Pass

The following images were captured at various points along the beautifully scenic Du Toits Kloof Mountain Pass drive and the final one was taken at the Paarl entrance to the Huguenot Tunnel, which is the lower and slightly quicker of the two roads. 322 more words


Temple Sunrise

I was up with the lark this morning just before the sun broke behind the temple rooftop.


Trash to Treasure

Merrick, New York | Norman J. Levy Park and Preserve

At first glance, you could miss this tranquil park hidden amidst the hustle and bustle of the Long Island parkways, but that would be a serious shame. 289 more words


Summiting Mount Kinabalu

Climbing Mount Kinabalu is a truly memorable experience.  You ascend in dark solitude under a clear starry sky, witness a majestic sunrise at an altitude where you see the curvature of the earth, and descend along sheer granite walls with amazing views of the lush green valleys below. 2,815 more words