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Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
9 Aug 2003 - 19:08 - 191,493 views * *
The Golden Gate Bridge stands at the entrance to San Francisco Bay, linking the city of San Francisco with Marin County. It was opened in 1937 - then the largest suspension bridge in the world. The span is some 1280m (4200ft) and the two towers stand 230m (746ft) above the water.
Bodie Ghost Town, California
Bodie Ghost Town, California
6 Aug 2003 - 20:52 - 28,629 views * *
Ferris wheel on the Navy Pier, Chicago
Ferris wheel on the Navy Pier, Chicago
27 Jul 2003 - 05:02 - 22,997 views * *
The Navy Pier in Chicago is a 3000ft long pier on the shoreline of Lake Michigan. The pier was built in 1916 to accommodate package freight vessels and excursion steamers. The current layout of bars, restaurants, shops, exhibition halls and audtoria was built in the 1990s.
 
The photograph here is of the 150-foot high Ferris Wheel, lit up at night.
Smoke clears after a bangers race at Dover
Smoke clears after a bangers race at Dover
16 May 2004 - 18:07 - 22,404 views * *
This photo was taken after a rather chaotic destruction derby at the end of a day of racing at the Dover Raceway.
Sunrise at the Grand Canyon
Sunrise at the Grand Canyon
20 Aug 2003 - 06:49 - 21,274 views * *
One of the most spectacular sunrises I have ever seen was at the Grand Canyon during the summer of 2003. There had been a lot of thunderstorms the day before and we weren't expecting much, but there was just enough of a gap in the clouds on the horizon for the sun to shine through. The photo is taken from the South Rim of the Canyon with the North Rim in silhouette.
London Sunset
London Sunset
6 Jul 2005 - 21:26 - 17,657 views * * *
Stunning clouds made for a particularly impressive sunset over London. The shapes of buildings alondside the River Thames can be seen in silhouette, including the characteristic shape of 30 St. Mary Axe (otherwise known as The Gherkin).
Bacteria mats at Yellowstone National Park
Bacteria mats at Yellowstone National Park
1 Aug 2003 - 16:37 - 17,543 views *
Banger Racing
Banger Racing
16 May 2004 - 14:05 - 17,339 views *
Vangskyrkja in Voss, Norway
Vangskyrkja in Voss, Norway
24 May 2002 - 15:50 - 16,236 views *
Lombard Street, San Francisco - the twistiest street in the world
Guard at Buckingham Palace
Guard at Buckingham Palace
14 Jul 2004 - 18:11 - 15,584 views * *
Guard at Buckingham Palace
Guard at Buckingham Palace
14 Jul 2004 - 18:05 - 14,722 views * *
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
9 Aug 2003 - 18:58 - 12,996 views * *
Canoe trip on Clearwater Lake - the water was clean enough to drink!
Cologne Cathedral
Cologne Cathedral
19 Jan 2002 - 12:13 - 12,768 views *
Birmingham Central Library
Birmingham Central Library
4 Jan 2006 - 11:39 - 12,295 views * *
Glastonbury Tor
Glastonbury Tor
15 Apr 2006 - 13:38 - 12,244 views * *
Glastonbury Tor is a hill rising from the surrounding Somerset Levels. The church tower on top of the Tor is all that remains of St. Michael's Church. The Tor is associated with mythology in that it is the supposed burial place of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere. Chalice Well is a spring that is one of the supposed locations of the Holy Grail.
Adonis Blue butterfly - <i>Polyommatus bellargus</i>
Adonis Blue butterfly - Polyommatus bellargus
4 Sep 2005 - 18:36 - 12,231 views * *
The Adonis Blue butterfly is usually only seen over short chalk grassland in southern England. This is a male adonis, photographed in the Downs above the Channel Tunnel terminal in Folkestone, Kent.
Beach stumps at Bembridge on the Isle of Wight
Beach stumps at Bembridge on the Isle of Wight
25 Aug 2005 - 11:19 - 12,040 views * *
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
9 Aug 2003 - 18:57 - 11,685 views * *