Archive for July, 2013

Iron-Butterfly

Iron butterfly

Corrosion: an abstract eye on metal. Derelict, abandoned, rusting artifacts, scrap, detritus. Ferric oxides, iron oxides. Peeling, perishing, crackling paint.

Shanghai skyline at dawn

Photographer in China – Raphael Olivier

Raphael Olivier is a Shanghai based photographer covering architectural, industrial, corporate, portrait, events and documentary assignments in China

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BC Ferries Skeena Queen

Buy this picture BC Ferries Skeena Queen transits through Swartz Bay on its way to Salt Spring Island in British Columbia. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com


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Liquid Gold

Corrosion: an abstract eye on metal. Derelict, abandoned, rusting artifacts, scrap, detritus. Ferric oxides, iron oxides. Peeling, perishing, crackling paint.

Great Blue Heron with large fish

What am I going to do with this fish?

Great Blue Heron with a very large fish impaled on it’s beak

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Steam and Diesel: Quincy Railroad #2 and Western Pacific 918D

Buy this picture Niles Canyon Railways’ steam engine Quincy Railroad Company No. 2, an ALCO 2-6-2T built in 1924, and the Western Pacific 918-D, a 1950 built General Motors EMD F-7 Diesel share the tracks at Vallejo Mills near Sunol, California. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com


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Phil Melia

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Charcoal Kilns in Death Valley National Park

Buy this picture Located in Death Valley National Park’s Wildrose Canyon the Wildrose Charcoal Kilns are considered to be the best surviving examples of such kilns in the western United States. The kilns were only used for a short time around 1878 to provide charcoal to power nearby smelters. There are 10 kilns at the […]

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Leopard Spots

Corrosion: an abstract eye on metal. Derelict, abandoned, rusting artifacts, scrap, detritus. Ferric oxides, iron oxides. Peeling, perishing, crackling paint.


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Cape of Good Hope seen in a Long Exposure photo

The wonderful Cape of Good Hope, is quite a rocky peninsula pointing to the south into the Atlantic Ocean. The nearly end of the continent Africa!

Florida Residential Canal

Florida Residential Canal

Residential canal in Florida created by the pump and fill method of construction

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Canadian Naval Vessel Passes Under Golden Gate Bridge

Buy this picture The Royal Canadian Navy coastal defence vessel HMCS Nanaimo, (mm 702), enters San Francisco Bay during 2007 San Francisco Fleet Week activities. The Nanaimo was Commissioned in 1996 and is the second Canadian Warship to carry the name. HMCS Nanaimo is the third of twelve ships built under Candada’s Maritime Coastal Defence […]


Wind Surfing on the Banana River

More Wind Surfing on the Banana River

wind surfing on the Banana River

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McWay Falls on California’s Big Sur

Buy this picture McWay Falls in Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park is an 80 foot waterfall that flows year-round. McWay Falls is one of only two waterfalls in the region that are close enough to the ocean to be referred to as “tidefalls”. It is located on McWay Creek in California’s Big Sur. Rick Pisio […]

Wind Surfing on the Banana River

Wind Surfing on the Banana River

Wind surfers on the Banana River


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Coquille River Lighthouse near Bandon, Oregon

Buy this picture The Coquille River Lighthouse was commissioned in 1896 to guide mariners across the dangerous bar at the mouth of the Coquille River on the Oregon Coast near Bandon. The lighthouse was decommissioned in 1939, following improvements to the river channel and other navigational aids, and was restored as an interpretive center in […]

Shefflerra, Schefflera actinophylla, in a Seawall

Schefflera 1; Seawall 0

Schefflera tree growing through a seawall

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Fairchild A-10 Thunderbolt II – Head on view

Buy this picture Front view of the Fairchild A-10 Thunderbolt II. The 30-mm GAU-8/A seven-barrel cannon in the nose of the aircraft is capable of firing at a rate of 2100 rounds per minute. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com


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Punta Gorda Lighthouse on Northern California’s Lost Coast

Buy this picture The Punta Gorda Lighthouse on Northern California’s Lost Coast overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Located near the town of Petrolia, California, the lighthouse was built in 1912 and decomissioned in 1951 when it was deemed that it was no longer needed. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list […]

Little Blue Heron, Egretta caerulea

Little Blue Heron Hunting

Little blue heron hunting

Pipe corrosion

Pipe Corrosion Landscapes

Rugged landscape created by pipe corrosion over water.


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Death Valley Roadmaster

Buy this picture We came across the bullet hole riddled Buick while exploring the Eureka Mine, which is now within the boundaries of Death Valley National Park, and not far from the remains of the vandalized house of Pete Aguereberry in nearby Harrisburg. In 1905 when Shorty Harris and his greenhorn partner Pete Aguereberry discovered […]

Momordica balsamina or Balsam Pear

Balsam pear

Balsam pear, Momordica balsamina, fruit and seeds

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Rocky Mountain Pipeline

Corrosion: an abstract eye on metal. Derelict, abandoned, rusting artifacts, scrap, detritus. Ferric oxides, iron oxides. Peeling, perishing, crackling paint.