Blog Entries tagged 'photography'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'photography'
- The Soul of a River
There is something calming about a river. The scenes of a river are a soothing balm to an unsettled spirit. When the trivial petty little differences of life start to get to you and change y Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Oct 16, 2011
- Our first real adventureWell I'm still trying to figure out how to create and edit this travel blog, but overall it looks like it has potential. I'm not much on writing at the moment so I'm going to create entries just so I Posted by Peter_Dk in The Inca Trail | Oct 8, 2011
- Anatomy of a Lock TossEach week, I travel up and down the Columbia and Snake rivers from Portland, Oregon to Clarkston, Washington. Along the way, I pass through seven different lock and dam systems that the US Corp of Engineers has constructed for hydro Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Oct 5, 2011
- Doors and Windows: Stunning Photography to Transport YouEvery two months, we hold a photo competition for our members. The community shortlists the top photos and votes for their favourites. The photos below are the best photos from the [[http://www.travellerspoint.com/guide/About:Photo_Competitions/Doors_and_ Posted by katekendall in The Travellerspoint Blog | Oct 5, 2011
- The Wonders of Palouse Falls, WashingtonI’m back in the lower forty-eight once again, working on the boat that sails up and down the Columbia, Willamette, Snake, and Palouse Rivers. It’s a good gig. It is fun to travel a river that requires a lot of Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Sep 24, 2011
- British Columbia by WaterThese are my final observations of Alaska for the year.
One: The Misty Fjords weren’t as misty as I expected them to be. To be sure, the morning was very misty, and very beautiful beca Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Sep 16, 2011
- An Evening With Alaskan WhalesOn a placid evening in the midst of the most southern of the southeast islands of Alaska, a group of humpback whales came together for one of the most memorable whale shows I will ever see. They were working together Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Sep 13, 2011
- The Best Day in Glacier Bay National Park
The day began innocently enough. When I stepped into the daylight, my first sight was that of the Margerie glacier. It was a good first look at the world, its jagged ice face holding fast in the Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Sep 10, 2011
- This is meant to be a roadtrip.. All we're doing is driving!
Party of Six: Matt, Gregg, Karen, Tanya, Me and Ryan
Well we fell at the first hurdle of our road trip, surviving the epic 6 hour bus drive over potholes, invisible speed humps and do Posted by VascoDiveMaster in Vasco's Dive Master Life | Sep 4, 2011
- The Dusty Vagabond's 100th Entry ExtravaganzaThis entry is somewhat special to me, as it marks one hundred small chapters I have had the pleasure of presenting to you. My blog has surprised me. I never expected it to be as fun as it is to Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Sep 2, 2011
- The Assault of Mt. MansfieldI began my assault of Mt. Mansfield on a Friday at 8:37 a.m. The apex of Mt. Mansfield coincidently is the highest elevation one can reach in the state of Vermont. It was a worthy venture and a worthy mountain Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Aug 24, 2011
- Cuyahoga Valley National ParkI was looking at a map of northeast Ohio, and saw to my surprise that there was a national park not too far away from where I am hanging out this week. Who knew Ohio had a national park? I Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Aug 14, 2011
- Fresh MeatSo Vasco’s has now inherited Mark; the awesome Aussie guy who’s following in my footsteps to become a dive master. He’s going to finish off his Rescue Diver course later today after a quick practice run yesterday, diving the Barges Posted by VascoDiveMaster in Vasco's Dive Master Life | Aug 11, 2011
- Eating Habits of Whales and BearsI’m wrapping up my last week here in Alaska until September. Yep, it’s time for a month off, and let me tell you I’m quite excited about my vacation. Before I go, it seems like Alaska is giving me a Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Aug 6, 2011
- 10 Photos to Spark Your Sense of AdventureEvery two months, Travellerspoint holds a photo competition for our members. The photos below are the best photos from the [[http://www.travellerspoint.com/guide/About:Photo_Competitions/Adventure/|Adventure Photo Competition]].
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- Puffin Flight, Jelly Fish and Unbeatable MorningsKayaking with Jelly Fish
I was sitting on the far side of an island I don’t remember the name of anymore. It’s not important to this story, and perhaps the only important part of this story consists of three elements: Whales Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jul 28, 2011
- Andy's Book is Out in Print!===Andy has put together an absolutely beautiful photography book, called "Southern Exposures". It highlights our family volunteer experience in Ecuador and Peru and is an excellent companion to my upcoming book: "An Egg and A Cigarette: Tales of a Posted by farmgirl in Dunnings en España | Jul 22, 2011
- Talking Travel with Inspiring Travellers (JohnAndrea)In July's Talking Travel we chat to Andrea and John Spirov of [[http://inspiringtravellers.com/|InspiringTravellers.com]] ([[http://www.travellerspoint.com/member_profile.cfm?user=johnandrea|JohnAndrea]]), a self-described "couple of nomadic thirtysomethi Posted by katekendall in The Travellerspoint Blog | Jul 21, 2011
- Crazy Farmers Day Market in Ronneby, Sweden
I recently visited a lovely market called Tosia Bonnadan - Crazy Farmers Day in my neighbour town Ronneby in Sweden. Ronneby is about 30 kilometres f Posted by ropcorn in My life in Sweden | Jul 19, 2011
- An Alaskan Visual FeastFor this week's entry, I'm going to let the scenery do the talking. Alaska is an amazingly wild place, that I've been fortunate enough to explore with my eyes and camera. Here are a few of my favorite shots of Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jul 18, 2011
- A young girl in an old town: A lesson in History“Welcome to Vigan!”the strange man on the front seat announced around four in the morning as the engine halted in a dark square. I'd never been to this place before but my body felt all too familiar, almost weird, to Posted by yaglulinghayaw in The Dreaming Traveler | Jul 12, 2011
- Views from the highest point in Karlskrona, Sweden
I had an afternoon at buffet Cafe Utkiken in Karlskrona, Sweden. This cafe is located at the highest point in Karlskrona, Bryggareberget. So I shot a ton of photos of the views of K Posted by ropcorn in My life in Sweden | Jul 11, 2011
- A Day Off In Gustavus, AlaskaI had spent the last few hours running around the ship wondering why we were sailing at full speed with our “not under command” lights up. I was also wondering why I was the only one working the night shift Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jul 9, 2011
- Highlights Of An Alaskan SummerThis past week I’ve spent some time exploring the greater Alaskan landscapes by zodiac and by foot. I enjoyed getting out, and the weather has been fantastic. There hasn’t been much rain, and there has been good lighting, and phenomenal Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jun 30, 2011
- PicturesAbout the previous poetry: This set was primarily influenced by simplistic experiences that I had throughout the trip, that shaped my mindset towards various broader issues. 'Elegy' 's central ideas were taken from occurrences at both the Dwarkadeesh Temp Posted by ankitdamani in The Faith Factory | Jun 21, 2011