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Standing on Infinity Bridge

Another view of the bridge. I loved the way the evening sun caught the metalwork, making it stand out against the dramatic sky.

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Infinity Bridge

An evening view of the Infinity Bridge taken with my iPhone.

Architecture

Springtime in Sweden

This past May, I had the opportunity to visit Sweden to make a presentation about my photographic research at the international Geomedia 2017 conference. The conference was held at Karlstad University in the town of Karlstad. 136 more words

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Two more Golden Shower trees... within sight of HKU MTR station

  • Specie: Golden Shower (cassia fistula 臘腸樹/豬腸豆)
  • Location: Pok Fu Lam Road outside HKU MTR station, HKU parking lot

When I first came across the Golden Shower (cassia fistula) tree on… 211 more words

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The 'Guardian' of the South on Pok Fu Lam road

  • Specie: Chinese Banyan (ficus microcarpa)
  • Old and valuable tree listing: LCSD CW/6
  • Location: Pok Fu Lam Road, corner of Mount Davis road and Smithfield

Hong Kong Island is divided into many parts, or should I say, there are many parts to the Northern end of the Island, but then the rest, beyond the mountains in the middle, is simply the South. 372 more words

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O Joy, my first Yellow Jade Orchid tree

  • Species: Yellow Jade Orchid tree (magnolia (michelia) champaca)
  • Location: Pok Fu Lam Road, entrance of the HKU’s Flora Ho Sports Centre just south of Pokfield Road…
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DANGER, danger: is this an accident waiting to happen?

  • Species: Sea Mango/Cerbera (cerbera manghas)
  • Location: Garden Road besides Cheung Kong Centre

As I recently discovered, Sea Mango trees, or Cerbera (cerbera manghas), and their fruits are poisonous. 279 more words

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