Photo Of The Day – Swayambhunath Shadows Before Dawn + 5 More

Title: Swayambhunath Shadows Before Dawn Location: Swayambhunath Temple, Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia  (27°42’53” N 85°17’25” E) Description: Before the sun comes up, the shadows of Swayambhunath Stupa can be seen on low clouds over Kathmandu Valley. As this was shot with a fisheye lens, those are actually shadows of the Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Working Out Body, Mind, Soul

Title: Working Out Body, Mind, Soul   Location: Swayambhanath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: Before the sun comes up a crowd starts to gather at Swayambunath Stupa in Kathmandu. Situated on a steep hill overlook the vast city and valley, the path to the top makes for a great Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Night Market At Tyora Temple

Title: Night Market At Tyora Temple Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: The markets that spring up at night are both a bonanza and a curse for traveling photographers. The colors are bright and there is constant movement. But the lights are also poor quality and a mix of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Golden Temple

Title: Golden Temple Location: Amritsar, Punjab, India Description: The Golden Temple, or formally Harmandir Sahib, is the most holy of Sikh gurdwaras as it contains the Adi Granth, the holy scripture of Sikhism, and is a site of pilgrimage. This image is included in A World of Panoramas, Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Taktsang Palphug Monastery Panorama Exploration

To use this image, simply click and drag to move around. Use your scroll wheel to zoom in and out, or use [Shift] to zoom in and [CTRL] to zoom out. And if you want to turn things up a notch, choose “Fullscreen”. The image is 12MB large, Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Taktsang Monastery – Tiger’s Nest

Title: Taktsang Monastery – Tiger’s Nest Location: Paro, Bhutan, Asia Description: Perched hundreds of feet above the valley below, Taktsang Monastery is steeped in legend and lore of the Guru Rinpoche’s time spent here meditating in the 8th century. The structure is built into and of the rock with Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Guard At Golden Temple

Title: Guard At Golden Temple Location: Amritsar, Punjab, India, Asia Description: The Golden Temple, or Harmandir Sahib, is a sacred Sikh Gurdwara in the city of Amritsar, India. The temple has a staff of guards who ensure Sikh traditions and restrictions are adheared to while on the Temple Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Prayer Wheel Wall

Title: Prayer Wheel Wall Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: Along the outer wall of Swayambhunath, or Monkey Temple, Buddhist prayer wheels wait for monks, paritioners or visitors to give them a spin and send forth prayers of peace. Kathmandu, Nepal. Camera Canon EOS 5D Lens Canon EF 28-300mm Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Bhutan Countryside

Title: Bhutan Countryside – Bhutan Location: Bhutan, Asia Description: Traditional Bhutanese architecture is seen in the Tamchoe Lahkhang along the road from the main airport in Paro to the capital of Thimphu in Bhutan. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon EF 28-300mm L Shutter Speed 1/1250 Aperture f/4 ISO 100 Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Phnom Bakheng, Siem Reap

Location: Siem Reap, Cambodia, Asia Description: The 9th century temple of Phnom Bakheng in Siem Reap, Cambodia taken shortly before sunset. I had to wait a while for the right moment when there were no tourists in the scene, and with careful use of a graduated neutral density Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – ChichenItza Sun God – Tomasz Wagner

Title: ChichenItza Sun God Location: Quintana Roo, Mexico Description: This must have been one of my very first favourite photographs. Photograph Copyright Tomasz Wagner Portfolio | Blog | FB Fan | Twitter | Flickr | 500px | Contact me

Photo Of The Day – Temple Guardians in Penghu – Carrie Marshall

If you are looking for other great travel photography, check out Delicious Baby’s Photo Friday Title: Temple Guardians in Penghu Location: Maokung, Taiwan Description: Temple Guardians in Penghu was taken on the main island of Maokung while I was touring through the Penghu Islands with some Taiwanese friends. Continue Reading →