Saturday, September 17, 2016

Fall Leaves on Fire


I had to stop the car and take a picture when I saw the most incredible tree aflame in brilliant reds, oranges, and yellows of autumn.  This was a close-up view of some of those leaves, and although it’s an old picture of mine, it’s one of my personal favorites.

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Sunday, August 7, 2016

Budva: Montenegrin Resort Town


Slow, steady waves lap at the rocky beach of the Montenegrin resort town of Budva at the end of a warm, sunny day in the spring.  The bell tower of the Church of St. John rises above the walls of the old town.
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Sunday, June 26, 2016

Bryggen in Bergen


Bryggen, the iconic old wharf of Norway’s town of Bergen as dusk comes to a close around 1:00 a.m., only a few minutes before the early light of sunrise will again light the area that was once Norway’s gateway to trade with the mainland of the European continent.

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

Riva

 
The Riva, the popular palm-lined promenade next to the marina in Split, Croatia.
 
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Monday, March 7, 2016

The Calm after the Storm

 
The clouds clear over Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, at dusk after a January snow storm.
 
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Thursday, January 21, 2016

Snow Enshrouded in Fog

 
After the first significant snow of the winter, Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, lies under a fresh blanket of snow enshrouded in the fast-approaching fog just after sunset.
 
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Saturday, December 19, 2015

Crossing the Danube at Night

 
Chain Bridge spans the Danube in downtown Budapest, Hungary, with the St. Stephen’s Basilica towering over the surrounding area in the background.
 
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Sunday, October 18, 2015

Pliva Waterfall Sunset


The Pliva River spills over a 22-meter drop at the foot of the medieval Bosnian city of Jajce as the sun sets.

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Saturday, October 3, 2015

Slovenian Christmas


Triple Bridge spans the Ljubljanica River in Ljubljana, Slovenia, with the Church of the Annunciation and the town's Christmas lights reflecting in the calm river early in the morning.

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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Durmitor in the Spring


One of the mountains of the impressive Durmitor massif in Montenegro.  It is still covered with snow in mid-spring while the valley around Black Lake starts to come alive as the weather warms.

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