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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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In the Dog House

Dingle is the name of a beautiful rocky peninsula in southwestern Ireland, but it is also the name of a town on that peninsula’s southern coast.  In fact, it is the only town on that peninsula, and with a population … Continue reading

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The Road to Santa Margherita

I last wrote about my June trip to Italy with a post in July about Florence, which included some color photographs made with my pocket digital camera.  Now it’s time to continue with that trip. Following Florence, my tour group … Continue reading

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Coptic Cairo

It’s been a while since I made a post, and even longer since I made a post with some of my black & white travel photographs, so I’ve decided to show some of the photos from my trip to Egypt … Continue reading

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