Trilliums in bloom
Trilliums (trillium grandiflorum) dot the forest floor in early spring in Hudson, Quebec, Canada.
Kirkjufell mountain and waterfalls
View of Kirkjufell mountain and Kirkjufellfoss waterfall on the northern shore of the Snaefellsnes peninsula in Iceland.
Sunrise at Horseshoe Falls
Early August sunrise through the mist over Horseshoe Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
Saint-Joseph's Oratory at twilight
View of Saint-Joseph's Oratory under a deep blue sky. Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Wellington street overpass over the Rideau canal
Architectural details of the overpass that spans the Rideau canal in downtown Ottawa Ontario, near the Parliament of Canada.
Al-Sharif Al Hussein Bin Ali Mosque
Sunrise at the Al-Sharif Al Hussein Bin Ali Mosque in Aqaba, Jordan.
Long shadows at sunset
The setting sun casts long shadows across the valley floor near Glen Sutton in Quebec's Eastern Townships. Canada.
Sunset over the Kootenay mountains
Colorful clouds mimic the angle of a mountain ridge at sunset near Nelson, British Columbia. Canada.
Sunset at the Gill Brook Flume
Sunset over the small Gill Brook Flume waterfall during fall peak color season in the Adirondack Mountain Reserve, Adirondack State Park, New York. USA.
Waterfall in Mont Tremblant park
A small waterfall on the La Pruche stream trail in Mont Tremblant park, Quebec Canada.
Sunrise in the Ódáðahraun desert
The first rays of morning sun strike the hills of the Ódáðahraun desert in northeast Iceland.
Iceberg under the midnight sun
An iceberg with visible strata of volcanic ash deposits floats in the glacial lagoon of Jokulsarlon in south Iceland.
Sunrise in Stokknes
The midnight sun rises over the jagged peaks of Vesturhorn in south Iceland.
Rocky coast of the Saint-Lawrence
Rocky coast of the Saint-Lawrence river in Le Bic national park, near Rimouski Quebec.
The skies clear above a small stand of snow-laden trees after a winter storm in Rigaud, Quebec Canada.
Reflections in a shallow pool
Trees and sky reflect in a shallow pool of water near the edge of the Saint-Lawrence river at the National Historic Site in Coteau-du-Lac Quebec Canada.
Sunburst over the Montreal Biosphere
Close-up architectural detail of the Biosphere in Montreal's Jean-Drapeau park on Ile Sainte-Helene island.
Artist Louise Bourgeois's gigantic spider sculpture entitled "Maman" ("Mother" in French) stands in front of Canada's National Gallery in Ottawa Ontario at sunrise.
Tree overlooking Pink Lake
Tree with new bright green leaves overlooking Pink Lake in Gatineau Park, Quebec in late spring.
Rocks at the foot of High Falls, near Chateaugay New York, USA.
The Black Church at Budir
Side view of the small black church of Budir, on the south coast of the Snaefellsnes peninsula in western Iceland.
View of Stykkishólmur
Detail view of the town of Stykkishólmur on the northern edge of the Snæfellsnes peninsula in Iceland. It is on the Breiðafjörður fjord, and is connected to the Westfjords by ferry.
Door to Akureyrarkirkja
The front door of the Akureyrarkirkja ("The Church of Akureyri"). This is a Lutheran church in the town of Akureyri in northern Iceland. Located in the centre of the city, it was designed by Guðjón Samúelsson, and completed in 1940.
Akureyrarkirkja ("The Church of Akureyri") is a Lutheran church in the town of Akureyri in northern Iceland. Located in the centre of the city, it was designed by Guðjón Samúelsson, and completed in 1940.
Geysir geyser in Iceland
Geysir (also known as The Great Geysir), is a geyser in southwestern Iceland, in an area known as the Golden Circle. The English word "geyser" derives from Geysir. Geysir is in the Haukadalur valley and about 50 metres north of the popular tourist attraction Strokkur geyser.
A small church near the site of the first Icelandic parliament in Thingvellir National Park, Iceland.
Lighthouse near Reykjavik
The lighthouse on Grotta Island, near Iceland's capital Reykjavik, backlit by the midnight sun setting over the North Atlantic.
Beach where the Turkish pirates landed on Heimeaey in 1627
The beach where the Turkish Abductions (Icelandic: Tyrkjaránið) started. These were a series of slave raids that took place in Iceland between June 20 – July 19, 1627.
Town of Heimaey
The town of Heimaey rests at the foot of a mountain in the Westman islands, located off the south coast of Iceland.
Zodiac on the Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in Iceland
Tour company employee driving a Zodiac boat on the Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon. Employees search for dangerous icebergs (mostly hidden underwater) in the path of the larger vessels filled with paying customers.
Traditional sod house in Möðrudalur
Traditional Icelandic sod house near a small church at the Fjalladýrð tourist service in Möðrudalur, north Iceland.
According to local myth, it is said that upon returning from the Icelandic parliament in the year 1000, the local lawspeaker Thorgeir Ljosvetningagodi Thorkelsson threw his statues of Norse gods into the Godafoss waterfall thereby making Christianity the official religion of Iceland.
Small church on Snæfellsnesvegur
A tiny church isolated in the countryside of the Snaefellsnes peninsula in western Iceland.
Elevated pathway over a pond leading to the City hall in Reykjavik Iceland.
Details of Bauhaus architecture in Tel Aviv
Detailed close-up shot of an apartment building in Tel Aviv's White City neighborhood, recognized as an UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site for it's Bauhaus architecture.
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