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Car in London
An expensive car in a very expensive neighborhood.  This was the only car show room almost next to Kensington Palace in London.  Only catered to the well heeled upper class.  They were nice enough to let me be the photographer.  During the dot com days, some startup company replaced them and they, were soon gone also.
"Encroaching Ice"  This is a glacier on the move.  Coming closer to the town.  Due to Global Warming most glacier are retreating at an alarming rate.  A few defy the logic.
"Mirror Image"  Molten sea of sub-freezing ice water reflects the giant glacier above.
"River of Ice Meets the Ocean".  This is the closest I could get to the base of this giant glacier in Alaska.  This is an active glacier which as I was watching it from below was moving forward.  In fact, every now and then a huge chunk of snow and ice would separate and crash into the warmer waters of the ocean.  This action is known as calving.
"Luscious Gardens" The Wisley Gardens south of London is one of the most luscious gardens with acres of flowers and exotic plants.  I loved the way this part of the garden was covered with roses. And the scent was over-powering.
"The Upside Down Trees"  We have all heard about the hanging gardens of Babylon.  Well this is the hanging garden of Alaska.  These are actual trees that have been turned upside down. Apparently the climate is so damp that the trees do not die.
"Hidden Palace Gardens"  Part of the Royal Kensington Palace, rarely noticed by the public. 
"The Bench"  This is on of those English eccentricities.  This bench is in a private mews in London.  It is well maintained and fresh flowers are placed around it regularly, but nobody ever sits on it.  It is very pretty though.
"Infinity"  No trick photography here.  This is a gated community in Chelsea, London.  One day, someone left the gates open so I sneaked in to get this photo.  I guess the architect had some fun to prove that two parallel lines will meet at infinity.
"The Manse House"  Another parish related cottage.  Notice that the word manson comes from manse.  It is so great that these architectural gems of bygone ears were not demolished and replaced with modern monstrosities.
"Once, There was a door"  God knows how old this building is or why the door was blocked.  I wondered about the people who hundreds of years ago went through this door to pray or pay their respects to the Lord of the mansion.
"The Priest House"  This ancient cottage is part of an even more ancient church in England.  it has such charm that it is probably my favorite photo or is it a gain a a sense nostalgia and a hint of our past lives.
"The Wilton Arms"  This charming English pub is hidden in a very quite mews, behind the busiest crossroad in London. 
"London Bridge at Dusk"  I felt like part of the history as I stood in the water to take this photo of this historical landmark.
"Baghdad by the Bay"  This is a quintessential San Francisco as it used to be back in the forties and fifties.  Nostalgic and yet not so old.  What is amazing is that there is not a sign of graffiti on this building.
"The Bell Cottage"  One would not believe that in the heart of London there is an oasis of tranquility with many narrow mewses.  The Bell Cottage is a brick and mortar building dating back to pre-Victorian times.  Again, I found an element of nostalgia about the cottage.  It is as if I had been there before.
"The Rose Archway"  This is part of a vast garden in Warwickshire in the English Midlands.  It is not free.  I do not remember how much we had to pay to get in.  It was well worth it.  This archway seems to go on to infinity.  The afternoon sun was shining, the ground was covered in rose petals and there was this intoxicating smell of fresh roses in the air.
"The Fertility Symbol of Stonehenge"  The original symbol is long gone, probably destroyed by the early Christians hundreds of years ago.  This Canadian architect/archeologist has made a scale replica of how Stonehenge looked like.  The scale model replica is open to the public somewhere in Canada.
"The Iron Gate" A beautiful gate, leading home.  I wish I could live, there....who wouldn't.