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NYC Encounters From a Tourist Perspective

After a number of years without having a “real” vacation, I splurged and took my sweetheart of nearly 30 years to New York City. We definitely did the tourist gig and went to many of the must-see city icons: 9-11 Memorial, Grand Central Station, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, and Times Square. 284 more words

Terry Ownby

Wanchai - Photo "Painting"

For once, this post is a photography technique post, breaking with the usual idea of letting pictures speak for themselves.

I call this series photo “painting”, because it involves a specific process to give them a look that reminds of paintings: 237 more words


Peter Visits the City of the Ultimate Contrast...Varanasi

The ultimate contrast because for one of the oldest continually inhabited city in the world, Varanasi has quiet the death wish. Hindus believe dying in Varanasi frees them of the eternal cycle of death and rebirth…so many of them actually come here in their dying days! 150 more words