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Buffalo Landscape, Serengeti, Tanzania

I never thought I’d be shooting landscapes with my 500mm reflector lens, but with Serengeti National Park’s huge, open expanses, it seemed a great way to isolate tiny details. To add to the fun, the lens produces very low contrast, … Continue reading

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Garbage, Almaty, Kazakhstan

When we lived in Almaty, I had a job that started at 7 am, so I'd walk through the parks of the city before anyone else was awake. And this being not Greece, most parties were finished and the people … Continue reading

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Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle, USA

My favorite place in the Arboretum is the beautiful, simple, vaguely bucolic entrance from Madison St. The stone gateway feels like a call to a quieter place, almost an alternate universe, like crossing the threshold from Spare Oom to War … Continue reading

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Future Cedar Trees, Seattle, USA

I was at the Washington Park Arboretum the other day, enjoying the sunshine, playing with a new (used) lens that I have since returned (it couldn't focus past about 60 feet), when I noticed that in macro, these cedar seed … Continue reading

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