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Mt. Rainier at Sunset

Posted by admin on 30th May 2008

This is a photo that I took during my trip in August 2005 of Mt. Rainier right at Sunset.  The sun was reflecting off the mountain giving it a golden glow that one would normally see on Mt. Fuji in Japan.

Mt. Rainier at Sunset

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Stormy Sunset at the Bali Hai

Posted by admin on 23rd May 2008

These photos are of the Bali Hai, Kauai, Hawaii right at sunset on the night before a major rain storm hit the island.  But the storm clouds gathering made the sun glow as if the sky was on fire.

Stormy Sunset 1   Stormy Sunset 2

* These photos have appeared on CNN Weather program in 2002.

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A view of the Bali Hai

Posted by admin on 21st May 2008

The Bali Hai on the north shore of Kauai is one of the most beautiful places in the world.  With the long sandy beaches of Hanalei Bay mixed in with the beautiful foilage of The Garden Island as it is known, this is one place that you must visit.  Here are a few photos that I took from Hanalei Bay Resort.

The Bali Hai in the day time   A Bali Hai Sunset

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A Sunset to Remember

Posted by admin on 3rd May 2008

Title : A Sunset to Remember

Location:Tochigi Prefecture, Japan

As we were driving towards Nasu-Shiobara, we came across this series of rice paddies that just happened to reflect the setting sun perfectly.  Obviously we had to stop and shoot a picture or two and this is the result:

Sunset in Tochigi Pref      Another view of the sunset.

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Mt. Fuji Sunset

Posted by admin on 17th March 2001

These were taken in march 2001 from the Citicorp Center Building in Tokyo.  With Mt. Fuji in the background and the sun at just the right angle, it lends to the addive about Japan, “Land of the Rising Sun”.

 Mt Fuji at sunset in the distance   The sunset over the mountains

 Mt Fuji at sunset through the buildings of Tokyo    Mt Fuji up close at sunset

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