Photo Of The Day – Amideva Buddha Park

Title: Amideva Buddha Park Location: Swayambhunath, Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: Amideva Buddha Park is a free attraction at the base of Swayambhunath in Kathmandu, Nepal. The there statues (better photo below) represent Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – How The Oil Gets Around

Title: How The Oil Gets Around Location: Entrance to Panama Canal, Colón, Panama, Central America Description: A Panamanian flagged tanker waits on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal. Interestingly, you can track Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Red Rocks Crazy Patterns

Title: Red Rocks Crazy Patterns Location: Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Nevada, USA, North America (36°9’45.449″ N 115°25’17.574″ W) Description: The patterns in the sandstone cliffs of the Red Rocks Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Modern Omani Suburbs

Title: Modern Omani Suburbs Location: Qurayyat, Ramlah, Muscat Governate, Oman (23°12’20.529″ N 58°53’59.838″ E) Description: My experience in Oman was something I would love to recreate. The country felt inviting and Continue Reading →

You’ve Seen The Bird Photos, Now Own The Lens!

Be the envy of any little league game! It’s time to part with my Sigma 150-600mm Sport lens for Canon. It’s been a good lens but it’s time to make Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Druk Wangyal Lhakhang At Dochula Pass, Bhutan

Title:  Druk Wangyal Lhakhang At Dochula Pass, Bhutan Location: Dochula, Bhutan, Asia Description: A magnificent temple sits atop the 10,218′ pass connecting Bhutan’s traditional seat of power, Punakha, with Thimphu. Often Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Chains Across The Paro Chuu

Title: Chains Across The Paro Chuu Location: Paro, Bhutan, Asia Description: The original chain links, over 200 years old, of this bridge across the Paro Chuu (River) can be seen under the Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Whatchya Lookin’ At?

Title: Whatchya Lookin’ At? Location: Paro, Bhutan, Asia Description: Local Bhutanese girls, dressed formally for a celebration of the king and queen’s marriage in 2011, approach one of my photo tour guests Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Inside Tashichho Dzong

Title: Inside Tashichho Dzong Location: Thimphu, Bhutan, Asia Description: Bhutan’s capital of Thimphu holds the government’s main offices, situated in a fortress called a dzong. This structure (as seen in yesterday’s image) Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Thimphu’s Tashichho Dzong At Night

Title: Thimphu’s Tashichho Dzong At Night Location: Thimphu, Bhutan, Asia Description: Thimphu is Bhutan’s capital and this fortress, or dzong, is where the head of its government resides. The king lives just Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Bhutan’s Capital Of Thimphu, A City With No Stoplights

Title: Bhutan’s Capital Of Thimphu, A City With No Stoplights Location: Thimphu, Bhutan, Asia Description: Thimphu sits in an idyllic valley surrounded by lush hills that transition into the Himalayas far beyond. Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Flag Lowering Ceremony, Tashichho Dzong, Bhutan

Title: Flag Lowering Ceremony, Tashichho Dzong, Bhutan Location: Thimphu, Bhutan Description: The national flag of Bhutan is lowered at the Tashichho Dzong, the main fortress and center of civil government in Bhutan. Continue Reading →

4 Different Airport Reentry Options For US Citizens

I recently had a mild passport related shock while on a trip outside the US; my Global Entry membership had expired on my birthday. GASP! What was I to do Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – American White Pelicans

Title: American White Pelicans Location: Deer Lagoon, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: They aren’t seen a lot in Washington, but Deer Lagoon seems to be a good attractant for Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Leucistic Bald Eagle

Title: Leucistic Bald Eagle Location: Deer Lagoon, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: You might remember my previous post about a leucistic bald eagle from a few weeks back. Those Continue Reading →