Category Archives: Monuments

Medieval Security

Medieval security, Caernarfon Castle, Wales.  

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Morning, first light

Morning, first light. Winter in Agra. The Taj Mahal from across the Yamuna River.

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Opposites

The humble rusted metal grave marker is in stark contrast to the solid carved headstones. A rural village cemetery, west coast Ireland. The DP Weekly Photo Challenge prompt is “opposite.”

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Weight(less)-DP weekly photo challenge

“Steam Bridge” by a Fujiko Nakaya. Bilbao Guggenheim, Nov 2011. The Daily Post weekly photo challenge is weight(less).

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Ornate-DP Photo Challenge

I admire heavy ornamentation, the mindful planning and the patience and craftmanship needed  to achieve an intricate play of light and shadow.  This is an architectural detail from the heavily ornate Alhambra, Granada, Spain. Ornate is the weekly photo challenge.

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Symbol-DP Weekly Photo Challenge

The symbol rich “Graveyard” at St Ives, Cornwall UK speaks of faith and tradition. Each gravemarker is symbolic of a life lost, of faith, of love, of treasured memories. The DP Weekly Photo Challenge is “Symbol.”   

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Symmetry-WP Weekly Photo Challenge

Dawn at the Tomb of I’timād-ud-Daulah, Agra India Symmetry for the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge

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