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expect to maintain this contest until successful, or till I die, or am conquered, or my term expires, or Congress or the country forsakes me.

Abraham Lincoln

President of the United States (1861-1865)

Snapshots of Life

from the Smithsonian

Fishing Net

The fishermen was dropping the nets for fishing in Hon Yen, Vietnam

Tawny Owl in the Snow

Tawny Owl hunting for prey, during the February snow fall, on the edge of a wood, East Yorkshire, UK. What looks like stars in the sky are snowflakes captured by the camera flash.

Climbing Franz Josef Glacier

Franz Josef Glacier, or, as its known in local Māori legends, Kā Roimata ō Hine Hukatere (the frozen tears of Hine Hukatere). From its origins high in the Southern Alps, the Franz Josef Glacier (Kā Roimtata ō Hine Hukatere) descends into the lush native rainforest of Westland's ...More

Childhood Memories

Childhood memories in my hometown just come back when i took this photo of little boy with his puppy inside the lemon yard. It reminds me the hard life of my family when my Mother also had to harvest coco from areas in the countryside, then at that time i also played alone inside...More

Dry Potato Flour

Drying of flour in the village of Tay Ninh, Vietnam. The couple has been doing this job for over 20 years. On average, they dried more than 3000 sweet potato chips a day. Potato flour after drying will be packaged and sold to various bakeries.

Reindeer enjoying its lunch in Tromso region, Northern Norway

As a part of the Photography Tours that I organise In Northern Norway we visit Sami people (also known as Lapps or Lapplanders, indigenous people of far northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Murmansk Oblast of Russia). Their best-known means of livelihood is semi-nomadic rein...More