August, 2012 Archives

Hari Merdeka, Malaysia

August 31st, 2012 Permalink

Happy Independence Day, Malaysia.

Hari Merdeka Malaysia

July 2010

A view of Kuala Lumpur’s Merdeka Square in honor of Hari Merdeka, the anniversary of Malaysia’s separation from the UK.

Hanauma Bay, to the West

August 31st, 2012 Permalink

… looking west over Haunama Bay.

Hanauma Bay to the West

August 2009

Here’s where I was exactly three years ago today. Time flies, eh?

Hanauma Bay, to the East

August 29th, 2012 Permalink

Looking east over Haunama Bay, and …

Hanauma Bay to the East

August 2009

Because you demanded it … again! More Hanauma Bay. Again.

Night Abstract Saigon Redux

August 28th, 2012 Permalink

Ho Chi Minh City through a filter.

Saigon Night Abstract II

March 2010

A variation on the earlier Night Abstract: Saigon — because you demanded it!


August 27th, 2012 Permalink

Mount Ngauruhoe, New Zealand.


November 2009

The mighty Mount Ngauruhoe towers over the tiny town of National Park, New Zealand, from its home in Tangariro National Park.

Snapshot: Angkor

August 26th, 2012 Permalink

Angkor, Cambodia.

Snapshot Angkor

August 2010

The A closer look at a temple in the sprawling Angkor Thom complex.


Mississippi River, Minnesota

August 25th, 2012 Permalink

Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A.

Mississippi River Minnesota

October 2010

The mighty Mississippi in its home state, Minnesota.

The Siam Paragon, Bangkok

August 24th, 2012 Permalink

One of Asia’s most massive malls isn’t a bad place* to take a break from the sweltering August heat and catch a flick.

Siam Paragon Bangkok

August 2010

Two summers ago, on my excursion through Southeast Asia and Oceania … *and actually, yeah, it kinda is.

Sunset Over South Lake Tahoe

August 23rd, 2012 Permalink

Another typically dazzling sunset for the Lake Tahoe area.

Sunset Over South Lake Tahoe

August 2011

South Lake Tahoe is the tourist hub for most Lake Tahoe-related shenanigans.

Coffs Harbour, Australia

August 22nd, 2012 Permalink

Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia.

Coffs Harbour Australia

June 2010

Halfway between Sydney and Brisbane on the Australian East Coast.