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Photo from the World: Blackhawks in Budapest

One of the great things about being married to a diplomat is that I occasionally get phone calls like the one I had last week…”Brian, are you free tomorrow at 11 and 1? We’re putting together a Blackhawk flyby, and … Continue reading

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Pigeons on the Castle Wall, Esztergom, Hungary

© 2012 Brian H Neely The Esztergom area has been intermittently inhabited since about 20,000 years ago and has seen Celts, Tatars, Magyars, Germans, French, Italians, Slavs, Romans, Ottomans and probably a number of other populations throughout its history. It … Continue reading

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Castle Reflection, Budapest, Hungary

For the Hungarian Millennium celebration in the early 20th C, Ignac Alpar created the Vajdahunyad Castle out of cardboard and wood. He used important buildings from throughout Hungary, including Romanesque, Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance elements. It was so popular, they … Continue reading

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Bourtzi, Nafplio, Greece

For once, I'm soliciting opinions on this one. It's what you might call a hand-crafted HDR project. There's an arbitrary line that I drew when I bought my D200 to start shooting digitally. That line was "things I can do … Continue reading

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