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Tornado Damage – Photographs and Ways to Help

We have all watched the news in disbelief as we see the devastation of the tornadoes in Oklahoma and Texas. Here are photographs from The Big Picture that vividly capture the damage and the people who are picking up the … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy: Photographs

I live on the East Coast and was all ready for Hurricane Sandy. We were told there would be power outages so be prepared. We stocked up on food, water and batteries. We got the candles out. The rain came … Continue reading

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Beautiful Norway Photography

This summer I went to Young Life’s Lake Champion Camp to spend a week as a guest. My sister, Diane was the camp director for the month of June. It was a family affair as my other sister and her … Continue reading

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Tornadoes in Midwest & South: Photographs

We watched the footage on television of the tornado damage in the Midwest and South and our hearts ached for the people from Kansas to Kentucky that were struck. Thirteen people died and over 150 were injured. The Big Picture … Continue reading

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SkyPark Singapore and BASE Jumping

In National Geographic: Photo of the Day I shared a photo of Infinity Pool in Singapore. The pool is on top of  the Marina Sands Resort, part of the boat-shaped ‘SkyPark’. It is the world’s most expensive hotel costing over … Continue reading

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National Geographic: Photo of the Day

National Geographic is known for their remarkable photography. On their site at www.nationalgeographic.com they have an entire section on Photography. Under that are many options including Photo of the Day. The one above was taken through the glass on a … Continue reading

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Photography That Shows God’s Artistry

The Big Picture News Stories in Photographs part of The Boston Globe recently showed 38 of the over 2000 photographs entered in the Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. These beautiful photographs were shot using a microscope and some are magnified over … Continue reading

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This is My Father’s World

Check the beautiful photography of Peter Adams at Padamsphoto. I have always been fascinated with the trees: the variety, their structure and majesty. Adams has several in his Natural World section. On his website click on Home and find other … Continue reading

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Women in World War II

The Atlantic Monthly is in the midst of a 20 part perspective on World War II. This past week, Part 13 World War II: Women at War was posted. Women in the United States volunteered throughout the war and many … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene in Pictures

I know many thought the media over-hyped the hurricane but for those who lost someone, or whose home was destroyed or even those who still don’t have electricity might not agree. Boston.com’s: The Big Picture has a wonderful photo album … Continue reading

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