DANCING FELUCCAS

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Dancing Feluccas

These feluccas, white sails dancing to a steady breeze, move sedately down the Nile amidst a grove of trees backdropped by a ridge where they say Alexander the Great’s army camped out on their way to conquer more land further down south.

(Location: Aswan, Egypt)

TRAFFIC ON THE CHICAGO RIVER

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Traffic on the Chicago River

I was attending the Neocon Design Fair when I happened to pass by the end of a corridor and was surprised to see that the Chicago River was just right below the window. It was a beautiful sunny day where the only movement was by a slow-moving boat when, suddenly, two trains rumbled down the bridge coming from opposite directions. I automatically grabbed the camera and shot.

(Location: Chicago, USA)

THE MIGHTY HOOVER DAM

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Straddling the mighty Colorado River at the border of Arizona and Colorado stands Hoover Dam. Built during the Great Depression in the 1930s, its construction was a massive undertaking with impressive stats: 2.2kms. high, almost half a km long, 200m … Continued