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A building sits alone, abandoned and defeated in the streets of Malaga, Spain.
Americans have so many possessions that they are renting a huge number of storage spaces. Judging by how much of this car is "uncovered" or  barely "stored" I really wondered how much storage space is
an empty french quarter street in foggy New Orleans.
A love story that surpasses centuries.
Where are all the tourists!?
even nature has such natural colors
We all hope that a superhero will come one day to save us from our mundane world.
Rarest sight in Venice: a empty Piazza San Marco
The national guard bulldoze mounds of sand that washed up on the streets of Rockaway Beach after hurricane Sandy ripped through coastal lines
At Central park, I found a couple dating in front of Turtle Pond.
While attending the Black Raspberry Wine Festival I came across the strangest water fountain.
While cycling in Seattle I saw this car that made me think of American's obsession with notes and post it  notes in particular.
a tough loss.
Old Cordova,Spain
Walking along nature in South Korea.
Walking on Manhattan Street, I encountered a traditional Indian wedding ceremony. The bridegroom was about to mount a horse as a part of ceremony.
Walking along Sedgwick County Park with a friend.
lost in fogs at hill station in india
an unusual roadside advertisement for a rural fruit and produce stand.
A view from the top after a long climb in Thailand.
Walking around a small island in Thailand I come across a break in the bridge. Do I risk the jump in order to see where it leads?
Children waiting for Sheep rodeo riding. Tension and playfulness both live in them.
Ancient folk art handmade by Norwegian immigrants.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
While cycling in Seattle I saw this car that made me think of American's obsession with notes and post it notes in particular.

While cycling in Seattle I saw this car that made me think of American's obsession with notes and post it notes in particular.

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