December, 2011 Archives

Devata of Ta Som Temple, Cambodia

December 21st, 2011 Permalink

A close-up of one of the famous devata carvings at Ta Som temple near Angkor Wat.

Devata of Ta Som Temple Cambodia

August 2010

A devata is a “minor” female divinity of Angkor culture, says

Cairns, Australia

December 20th, 2011 Permalink

The boardwalk along the Coral Sea in Cairns.

Cairns Australia

April 2010

Far North Queensland’s gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

Yosemite’s Upper Chilnualna Falls, in Sepia

December 19th, 2011 Permalink

Some photographic magic employed upon one of Yosemite’s secret gems.

Yosemite's Upper Chilnualna Falls in Sepia

April 2011

On the south side of Yosemite National Park, accessible from a trail starting in Wawona.

The Beach at Sayulita, Mexico

December 18th, 2011 Permalink

Just a few kilometers north of Puerto Vallarta.

The Beach at Sayulita Mexico

November 2011

Sayulita’s a famous small-town surfing destination and expat hangout, located in the state of Nayarit.

Monumen Nasional, Jakarta

December 17th, 2011 Permalink

This 433-foot tower is Jakarta’s most distinctive landmark.

Monumen Nasional Jakarta

March 2010

The National Monument of Indonesia, in Jakarta’s Merdeka Square (not to be confused with Kuala Lumpur’s Merdeka Square).

Sunset Over Upper Klamath Lake, Oregon

December 16th, 2011 Permalink

Just outside of Klamath Falls, Oregon, on Highway 97.

Sunset Over Upper Klamath Lake Oregon

August 2011

The view from Hagelstein County Park.

Auckland Silhouette

December 15th, 2011 Permalink

The silhouetted skyline of New Zealand’s biggest town.

Auckland Silhouette

October 2009

The view of downtown Auckland, looking from the east.

Oahu Palms

December 14th, 2011 Permalink

Wonderful Waikiki.

Oahu Palms

July 2009

The palm: great tree, or greatest tree ever?

Adelaide Riverfront

December 13th, 2011 Permalink

The view across the River Torrens.

Adelaide Riverfront

January 2010

South Australia in the heat of a January summer.

Golden Gate Bridge at Dusk

December 12th, 2011 Permalink

The world-famous Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco Bay.

Golden Gate Bridge at Dusk

February 2011

San Francisco sunsets are usually muted by the clouds and fog … but the effect is usually all the better for it.