Ghost Town Cemetery – New Mexico

Alma NM

This rural cemetery is near the ghost town of Alma, New Mexico, where the famous  outlaw, Butch Cassidy, lived along with members of his gang, The Wild Bunch.

Old Horse Springs, New Mexico

Old Horse Springs

An abandoned homestead in the high grasslands of western New Mexico

Phuket Sunset – Thailand

Phuket Sunset

A Thai fisherman ends his day as a coral-tinged dusk settles over the Andaman Sea.

Cathedral Valley – Capitol Reef-Utah

Cathedral Valley -Capitol Reef NP

Sedimentation, uplift and erosion create fantastic sandstone shapes in this desert valley.

Water Towers – VA Hospital, Albuquerque

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An iconic industrial design that forms an abstract sculpture against the desert sky.

Sandstone Buttes – Monument Valley

Monument Valley Buttes

Red sandstone buttes that remain after the desert has eroded around them over long millennia.

 

Budapest on the Danube

Danube- Budapest

The Danube River as it flows through Budapest

Vimy Ridge Memorial – Pas-de-Calais, France

 

canadian memorial - vimy ridge, france

The memorial commemorates the Canadian Expeditionary Force and its valiant actions in the WW I Battle of Arras.  The Canadians suffered 10,600 total casualties.  The memorial was designed by Walter Allward.

 

 

Devil’s Garden, Utah

devil's garden - escalante

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Park.  As the sandstone of this region is shaped by weathering and erosion, it creates a natural architecture of fantastic shapes.

Skiddaw Mountain, Keswick, Cumbria

lake district - skiddaw

Skiddaw is the sixth highest mountain in England.

D. H. Lawrence memorial, New Mexico

D. H. Lawrence memorial - New Mexico

The novelist and poet, D. H. Lawrence, and his wife, Frieda, briefly lived on the Kiowa Ranch (now the D. H. Lawrence Ranch) in the 1920s.  Years after Lawrence’s death in France, Frieda had his ashes brought to the ranch, where they were incorporated into the concrete of this memorial she had built on the ranch grounds.   The artist Georgia O’Keeffe spent time at the ranch, and one of her paintings depicts Lawrence’s favorite tree there.

Two Faces – Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Two Faces, Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Food-seller – Nha Trang beach, Vietnam (1993)

Food-seller on Nha Trang beach, Vietnam 1993

Great Park – Windsor Castle, UK

An impending storm hovers over the Windsor Castle landscape.Windsor Palace Grounds

Skateboarding on the Banks of the Seine

A skateboarder takes advantage of a sunny weekend in Paris.Skateboarder on the bank of the Seine

Children at Wadi Rum, Jordan

Jordanian children exploring Wadi Rum, JordanKids at Wadi Rum

Calm Ocean, Stormy Skies

A row of bungalows stretches out from a beach in the Maldives, as a storm gathers over the Indian Ocean.  Maldives

Windmill and Trees

A solitary windmill stands amid a splash of color in an arid landscape near Antelope Wells, New Mexico, a few hundred feet north of the U.S. – Mexico border.Antelope Wells, NM

Morning at Columbia Lake

The morning sun brings a burst of vibrant color at the headwaters of the Columbia River, British Columbia.

Columbia Lake

Dunes

The sinuous architecture of wind-formed sand dunes at White Sands, New Mexico.
Dunes

Rainbow, Mountains and River

A shimmering rainbow arcs over the Madison River, while storm clouds loom over the mountains outside Ennis, Montana.

Rainbow, Mountains and River

Sewing Lesson – Chiang Rai, Thailand

Very Large Array, Plains of San Augustin, New Mexico

Midnight in the Devil’s Garden, Arches National Park – Utah

Near Elkhorn Ranch – North Dakota

Highway 95 – Utah

Canyonlands Vista

Dripping Springs, New Mexico

Colt from a Herd of Wild Horses – Medora, Utah

Delicate Arch – Utah

Bison at Sunset – Medora, North Dakota

Doorway – Christ Church Cathedral – Fredericton, New Brunswick

Christ Church Cathedral

The cathedral itself is said to be one of the finest examples of Gothic Revival architecture in Canada.

Fairview Lawn Cemetery – Halifax, Nova Scotia

Ernest Freeman was reportedly the Chief Deck Steward on the Titanic.  He is buried in Halifax’s Fairview Lawn Cemetery along with 120 other Titanic passengers and crew–some still unidentified.  The number “239” on the tombstoneFairview Lawn -Halifax indicates that his was the 239th body pulled from the water during the recovery efforts.

Low Tide – Suva, Fiji

Lighthouse – Lubec, Maine

Cheticamp, Nova Scotia

On the Road to Marrakesh – Morocco

Linville Gorge – North Carolina

Lyndon Johnson Family Cemetery – near Pedernales River, Central Texas

Bridge and Cloud Formation – Colorado River, Arizona

Boat and Floats – Cavtat, Croatia

Freedom Summer Memorial – Philadelphia, Mississippi

A memorial at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, near Philadelphia, Mississippi.  Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner were in Mississippi during the summer of 1964 as part of a civil rights campaign to register African-American voters.  They were kidnapped and murdered by local law enforcement officials and members of the Ku Klux Klan.

A memorial at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, near Philadelphia, Mississippi. Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner were in Mississippi during the summer of 1964 as part of a civil rights campaign to register African-American voters. They were kidnapped and murdered by local law enforcement officials and members of the Ku Klux Klan.

Hernando de Soto Bridge – Memphis, Tennessee

Last Motel – Glen Rio, Texas

Beside the Road – Guerrero, Mexico (1982)

Crater Lake – Oregon

Crater Lake, Oregon

Crater Lake, formed by the collapse of a volcanic cone, is the deepest lake (1,946/593m) in the United States, and the ninth deepest lake in the world. Crater Lake’s striking color results from the water’s purity—the lack of sediments, algae, etc. There are about 4.6 trillion gallons of water in the lake. https://www.nps.gov/crla/faqs.htm

Twisted Tree – Grand Canyon, South Rim

Fog at Sleeping Bear Dunes – Michigan

Fiery Nebraska Sunset

Columbia Lake – British Columbia, Canada

Fruit Seller – Hanoi, Vietnam – (1992)

Cao Dai Temple – Tay Ninh, Vietnam

Cao Dai Temple- Tay Ninh, Vietnam

Riders of the Plains, Old and New – Magdalena, New Mexico

Old and New Riders of the Plains - Magdalena, New Mexico

Napoleon’s Tomb – Paris

Abandoned Motel – Whites City, NM

Originally, "White's Cavern Camp," it was expanded during the Great Depression to become the Pueblo Motel , serving visitors to nearby Carlsbad Caverns.

Originally, “White’s Cavern Camp,” it was expanded during the Great Depression to become the Pueblo Motel , serving visitors to nearby Carlsbad Caverns.

Young Monk – Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Kids on a Hanoi Police Motorcycle – 1991

Burying Ground – Hartford, Connecticut

Beginning in the 1640s, this  site was Hartford's cemetery.

Beginning in the 1640s, this site was Hartford’s cemetery.

Nothing Gold Can Stay

Autumn in MaineThen leaf subsides to leaf.

So Eden sank to grief,

So dawn goes down to day.

Nothing gold can stay.

Robert Frost

Jordan Pond – Mount Desert Island, Maine