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The Registan

“The noblest public square in the world” – Lord George Curzon, 1888 Sometimes, when people decide to undertake a long journey to visit a country or region, they have in mind certain places or things in particular that they want … Continue reading

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Faces of Central Asia

This year has been a busy year for me as far as traveling goes.  I’ve made one photo trip to Mexico, two photo trips to Utah, plus another one to Las Vegas to visit family, too.  Nonetheless, my biggest trip … Continue reading

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Istanbul

I’ve gotten the first rolls of film from my recent trip developed – all of them from Istanbul, Turkey.  When I get film developed, I am always interested in seeing the results that I got.  However, with the first rolls … Continue reading

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Bent

Everyone knows about the pyramids of Giza in Egypt – the Great Pyramid of Khufu, plus those of his successors, Khafra and Menkaura.  These monuments of the Fourth Dynasty in Egypt’s Old Kingdom are renowned, but they were not the … Continue reading

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Support

Venice is a city of many visual splendors:  Piazza San Marco, the Galleria della Accademia, countless narrow streets, elegant piazzas and quiet canals.  Naturally, however, Venice’s grandest sight is the great waterway that curves its way through the middle of … Continue reading

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A Hui Market

China has changed tremendously since I first visited there in 1989.  Back then, the stores where local people shopped had very rudimentary items for sale, at best.  Fast forward to 2016, when I was last there, and one now seems … Continue reading

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A Walk in Chengdu

Inertia can be a difficult force to overcome.  Once you get accustomed to not doing something, it becomes very difficult to begin to once again do that something. That “something,” in this case, is scanning film.  Making scans of my … Continue reading

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More from The Eternal City

About a month ago, I posted some photos (here) that I made last June in Rome – “The Eternal City.”  I think it’s about time that I posted some more, so…well…here are some more. Italy is a place that I … Continue reading

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To Rome, With Love

Well, I guess that most or all of you know that it’s pretty cold in much of the United States now.  It certainly is here in New York.  Yesterday was actually a fairly nice day – sunny, no wind and … Continue reading

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At Long Last………China!

Once again, it’s been a few weeks since I last made a posting here.  This is due to my having been away last week visiting family and my having worked a lot of overtime at the office recently. I had … Continue reading

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