c=11 Midnight Rider- a collection of photographs

These are my personal favorite photos from all the collections.

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uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=21.jpg Flowers / Favorites
On a table at a party celbrating my birthday, I was intrigued by the vivid colors of the tulips.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=29.jpg Gros Piton / Favorites
On St. Lucia there are 2 prominent peaks next to each other, Petite Piton and Gros Piton. Great diving between the 2 of them.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=33.jpg Iguana / Favorites
The ubiquitous iguanas of the Galapagos Islands are rich in their colors. This one was about 2 feet long. Iguanas are very slow movers, and the one species in the Galapagos have evolved into excellent swimmers.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=45.jpg Cat in Doorway / Favorites
Sitting at my desk, I saw my cat sitting in the sunlight by the door.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=80.jpg Barkeep / Favorites
We dined at a bistro in the Monremart district of Paris where we ran into a local barkeeper.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=168.jpg Sydnet Opera House at night / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=40.jpg Native Girl in Panama / Favorites
During a tour of the Panama Canal, we stopped at a native village. This little girl and her brother were very curious about us.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=54.jpg Pagoda View / Favorites
When our boat stopped along a pagoda on the Yantzee River, we climbed about 900 feet up to the top of a pagoda. This is my son looking out over the river.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=86.jpg Paris is for Lovers / Favorites
I saw this couple sitting on the side of the Siene river.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=18.jpg Bird on Post / Favorites
On a lake at Walt Disney World we were waiting for a water taxi to take us back to our hotel when I saw this egret sitting on a post. I perticularly like the way the bird is silhouetted against the shimmering water, while the red in the light is picked up by the camera.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=49.jpg Waterfall / Favorites
I took this photo at a waterfall on the island of St. Lucia.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=23.jpg Gecko / Favorites
On our arrival to the Carribean Island of St. Lucia, I saw this gecko sitting on a tree. When he saw me, he puffed up his throat as I snapped the photo.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=189.jpg Roof of Sydney Opera House / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=35.jpg Lovers / Favorites
As we boarded our boat on the Yantzee River, I saw this couple sharing a private moment on the quai.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=177.jpg Moorea Beach / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=32.jpg Rice Farmer / Favorites
We had only one full day in Korea on our way to China, and we decided to take a tour of the DMZ. As we drove through the countryside, I saw this farmer out of the bus window.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=28.jpg Great Wall through Window / Favorites
Taken through a window in one of the rebuilt guard houses at the Great Wall outside of Bejing.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=118.jpg View of a boat through the stair railing at Elmina / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=126.jpg The dungeon at Elmina / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=39.jpg Jellyfish / Favorites
Jellyfish Lake in Palau contains jellyfish who, over many years, evolved in this landlocked lake. Their stingers are so mild that humans can't even feel them. There are 6 lakes with non stinging jellyfish, and all but this one are off limits to tourists.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=24.jpg Golden Rooftops / Favorites
Marco Polo reported that the rooftops in the Forbidden City in Bejing were made from gold.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=124.jpg African Drummer / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=36.jpg Nicaraguan Family / Favorites
In the remote village of Punto Blanca we met many people, including this family. The villagers were open, warm and friendly towards us.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=37.jpg Coffee Plantation / Favorites
Taken at the Selva Negra Coffee Plantation in Malagapa, Nicaragua. Note the coffee plants below the tree.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=129.jpg Fisherman casting net / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=53.jpg Rear Window / Favorites
My friend Val was sitting in front of me on the bus when I took this photo of her in the window. Note the details that emerge as you look at the picture, including the mountains in the background and the strips on the road. While it may look like I modified this photo, it is orignial with only a slight tweeking to bring out the brightness.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=99.jpg Nice Umbrellas / Favorites
There are many private areas along the beach where on can rent a chair and umbrella to enjoy the beach.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=104.jpg Cheese / Favorites
We took a side trip to the market in San Remo, Italy, where I took this photo of a cheese vendor's wares.
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=140.jpg Window in the Fort / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=146.jpg More boats / Favorites
uploaddir=../photos/ PHOTO=172.jpg Phare Amende / Favorites