High sunset

We went a long way to see the glow of the setting sun on the high peaks of the Kedarnath range. We were at an altitude of 2.6 kilometers above sea level, but the peaks were another 4 to 5 kilometers above us. I was hoping for a clear sky behind the peaks, but you…… Continue reading High sunset

The Wild Wet

A confusion of trees spotted on a walk through the marshy wetlands of Bharatpur in Rajasthan. Debbie | Becca | Jo

Horatio

I spent a holiday on an idyllic Indian Ocean island, small and full of beaches. I took this photo when my mind was so totally calm that those horizontal layers of colour seemed to reflect my inner state. Those tiny upright shoots of mangroves dominated the vast spaces behind them. Every day, caught between the…… Continue reading Horatio

The Wretched Refuse

Like every ordinary visitor to New York, I looked across the water to the famous statue which stands forever waiting. As I tried to frame Miss Liberty against a threatening sky and through golden door-posts, the Lazarus lines ran through my mind: “Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she With silent lips. “Give me…… Continue reading The Wretched Refuse