Swaying In The Wind

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Grand Central Terminal

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Bald Eagle

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The Bald Eagle and its prey.

Old Wagon Wheels

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The Berkshires, New England

Let’s Celebrate our Diversity

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American Indian Pow Wow, Long Island, New York
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Celebrate our Diversity,
For we are very different;
Respect our uniqueness,
For each of us are distinct;

For in the end we are but one,
We all represent Humanity;
In a little speck of the universe,
On a planet we call earth.

Misty Mountains of Kandy

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Kandy, the hill capital of the Island of Sri Lanka was also the Kingdom of Kandy from 1469 till 1815, rich in history, culture and biodiversity the city has a very special place in my heart having been my childhood home

Astor Hall

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This is the grand entryway to the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, the flagship building of the New York Public Library from 5th Avenue, Manhattan, originally opened to the general public in 1911

Say “Hi” to Mister Ed

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This photograph was captured while visiting South Carolina last year and credit to the above caption should go to Joe Giordano as it was he who drew the parallel between this photo and Mister Ed, the talking horse, featured in the popular American sitcom going back to the 1960’s

McGraw Rotunda

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McGraw Rotunda, New York Public Library

Ceiling detail photographed at the McGraw Rotunda of the New York Public Library main building located at 5th Avenue between 40th and 42nd streets. They built things with class a 100 years ago for sure!

Riding Into The Light

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Visiting Rocheport in Missouri was an interesting experience and here photographing a part of the Katy Trail tunnel I was lucky to have a cyclist just pass me by while I was clicking giving me this shot.