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Ak Yum, Siem Reap, Cambodia

When you visit Siem Reap, Cambodia, you are virtually required to visit Angkor Wat to see the sunrise. I’ve done that before, so on this trip I wanted to see something else. I spent my sunrise time completely alone at … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Buddha

The Buddha’s birthday is traditionally celebrated on the first full moon in May. By happenstance, I was in Nepal for that auspicious occasion, at least on the second day of the full moon. I missed the big celebration, but as … Continue reading

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The Blue Mosque, Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan

If you’re into religious history, the Blue Mosque in Mazar-e-Sharif is one of a few reputed burial sites for Ali, Mohammed’s cousin and son-in-law (there’s a lot of that). If the history’s important to you, the Wikipedia page for it … Continue reading

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The Heart Collector, Evans Creek, WA, USA

I like metal. Well, that's a bit of an understatement. My running music includes bands like Megadeth, Metallica, Motorhead, Iron Maiden, Godsmack and more (it also includes lighter stuff like Zeppelin, The Doors, CCR and even some ridiculously poppy stuff … Continue reading

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Leda II, Studio, Athens, Greece

  This shot of Leda is obviously very similar to yesterday's, but it represents an extra couple days of working with the results of the shoot, and some experiments with colors and other treatments. My goal is to mimic the … Continue reading

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