Burano is an island in the Venetian Lagoon, although like Venice itself it could more correctly be called an archipelago of islands linked by bridges. It lies near Torcello at the northern end of the Lagoon, and is known for its lacework. The island was probably settled by the Romans, and in the sixth century […]

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#718 Posted on Flickr by p_v a l d i v i e s o

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Santorini, St. Artemios church Santorini, classically Thera, and officially Thira, is an island in the southern Aegean Sea, about 200 km southeast of Greece’s mainland. It is the largest island of a small, circular archipelago which bears the same name and is the remnant of a volcanic caldera. It forms the southernmost member of the […]

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Final picture from this very special afternoon in the archipelago of Gothenburg. The sea was frozen very far out in the west – here I am, been walking on the iced ocean 7 km from land and finally met the water. Had this tremendous beautiful sundown casting the sky in pink and the shadows in […]

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“There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.” Thanks to the pbase photographer Monique Xiaolixu (cantfindaname) for helping me to get these beautiful shots of Maldives. I love her collection of Maldive Photos. See here: www.pbase.com/cantfindaname/les_maldives She is from Hong […]

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The Thousand Islands constitute an archipelago of 1,864 islands that straddles the Canada-U.S. border in the Saint Lawrence River as it emerges from the northeast corner of Lake Ontario. They stretch for about 50 miles (80 km) downstream from Kingston, Ontario. The Canadian islands are in the province of Ontario, the U.S. islands in the […]

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Posted on Flickr by Sebastian Brinkenfeldt

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La Graciosa island. Lanzarote, Canary Islands Posted on Flickr by [email protected]

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Saltholmen – Gothenburg – Sweden Posted on Flickr by A.Cahlenstein Photography

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Identifier: colouredillustra41847meye Title: Coloured illustrations of British birds, and their eggs Year: 1842 (1840s) Authors: Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864 Meyer, H. L. (Henry Leonard), d. 1864. Illustrations of British birds Rutter, Daniel, former owner. DSI Rolle, Mark, former owner. DSI S. & J. Bentley, Wilson & Fley, printer S. & J. Bentley […]

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Torghatten ist ein Berg in der Nähe von Brønnøysund in Norwegen mit einer besonderen geologischen Form. In seiner Mitte hat er ein etwa 35 Meter hohes und rund 160 Meter langes Loch. Entstanden ist es vermutlich durch Ausspülungen der Meeresbrandung, nachdem sich der Erdboden nach Abschmelzen der eiszeitlichen Gletscher angehoben hat. Der Torghatten liegt auf […]

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Posted on Flickr by nahid-v

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