Dawn sun-worshippers, Sokcho, South Korea
Dawn sun-worshippers, Sokcho, South Korea
Eyes of the Tiger - an Australian Tiger Dragonfly, Sandgate
Eyes of the Tiger - an Australian Tiger Dragonfly, Sandgate
Don Quixote at the Seaside, sandgate
Don Quixote at the Seaside, sandgate
Spies in the Persimmon Orchard, Yangsan, Busan, 2012
Spies in the Persimmon Orchard, Yangsan, Busan, 2012
A Scene at Dusk from the Pilgrim Road, Sakaide, Shikoku
A Scene at Dusk from the Pilgrim Road, Sakaide, Shikoku
Something So Human, Hashimoto, Japan
Something So Human, Hashimoto, Japan
Streetlight Serenade, Sandgate
Streetlight Serenade, Sandgate
A Sunset Descent from Yakuri Temple, Kagawa
A Sunset Descent from Yakuri Temple, Kagawa
Bow to the Magpie Overlord, Curlew Park, Sandgate
Bow to the Magpie Overlord, Curlew Park, Sandgate
A Trio of Black-Winged Stilts, Sandgate, Dawn
A Trio of Black-Winged Stilts, Sandgate, Dawn
A Temple Dog Missing Its Human, Koryu-ji, Ehime
A Temple Dog Missing Its Human, Koryu-ji, Ehime
Dragonfly Reflected in a Sandgate Pond
Dragonfly Reflected in a Sandgate Pond
Last to Leave at a Shinjuku Capsule Hotel, Tokyo
Last to Leave at a Shinjuku Capsule Hotel, Tokyo
A Tough Crowd on the Jagalchi Wharves, Busan
A Tough Crowd on the Jagalchi Wharves, Busan
Resting Pilgrim on the Steep Climb to Temple #12, Tokushima
Resting Pilgrim on the Steep Climb to Temple #12, Tokushima
A Fisherman at Sunset, Hay's Inlet
A Fisherman at Sunset, Hay's Inlet
White Blaze Fever: A Misty Morning on the Appalachian Trail, Georgia, 2004
White Blaze Fever: A Misty Morning on the Appalachian Trail, Georgia, 2004
Pre-Dawn Reflections on the Sandgate Waterfront
Pre-Dawn Reflections on the Sandgate Waterfront
Jizo Statue in the Rain, Oki Beach, Kochi
Jizo Statue in the Rain, Oki Beach, Kochi
A Crow Harassed by a Willy Wagtail, Deagon
A Crow Harassed by a Willy Wagtail, Deagon
Sunset Sakura on a Sakaide Roadside, Kagawa
Sunset Sakura on a Sakaide Roadside, Kagawa
Three Godfathers, Busan International Film Festival Precinct, Busan
Three Godfathers, Busan International Film Festival Precinct, Busan
A Rural Sunset on the Outskirts of Matsuyama, Ehime
A Rural Sunset on the Outskirts of Matsuyama, Ehime
White-out on the Summit of Rigi, Switzerland, 2010
White-out on the Summit of Rigi, Switzerland, 2010
Three Obliging Pelicans, Hay's Inlet, Sunset
Three Obliging Pelicans, Hay's Inlet, Sunset
Pilgrim & Praying Mantis, Kirihata Temple, Tokushima, 2015
Pilgrim & Praying Mantis, Kirihata Temple, Tokushima, 2015
Male Dragonfly Clasping His Mate, Sandgate
Male Dragonfly Clasping His Mate, Sandgate
The Watchful Eye of a Devon Rex, Deagon
The Watchful Eye of a Devon Rex, Deagon
The Perfect Magpie Model, Deagon
The Perfect Magpie Model, Deagon
Old Stone Wall in Golden Light on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, Sunset
Old Stone Wall in Golden Light on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, Sunset
Low Visibility in the White Mountains, Appalachian Trail, New Hampshire, 2006
Low Visibility in the White Mountains, Appalachian Trail, New Hampshire, 2006
Dawn Fisherman on Cape Muroto, Kochi
Dawn Fisherman on Cape Muroto, Kochi
A Backstreet in the French Part of Fribourg, Switzerland, winter
A Backstreet in the French Part of Fribourg, Switzerland, winter
Magpies Heralding the Dawn, Curlew Park
Magpies Heralding the Dawn, Curlew Park
Tonbi, Masters of the Shikoku Skies
Tonbi, Masters of the Shikoku Skies
Retreating Soldier Crabs on the Brighton Mudflats
Retreating Soldier Crabs on the Brighton Mudflats
fighting carpet pythons in a deagon backyard
fighting carpet pythons in a deagon backyard
A passing horseman on a snowy trail, Cham, Switzerland
A passing horseman on a snowy trail, Cham, Switzerland
the swallow & the komainu (lion dog), ehime
the swallow & the komainu (lion dog), ehime
drenched magpie under a rainbow, sandgate
drenched magpie under a rainbow, sandgate
A Pilgrim Departing Kumadani-ji, Tokushima
A Pilgrim Departing Kumadani-ji, Tokushima
A palm full of python, queensland
A palm full of python, queensland
A Lone Mangrove & a Heavy Sky, Moreton Island
A Lone Mangrove & a Heavy Sky, Moreton Island
A last glance at the shimanto river, shikoku
A last glance at the shimanto river, shikoku
Sad-Eyed Ladies of the Shikoku Lowlands, 2008
Sad-Eyed Ladies of the Shikoku Lowlands, 2008
emerging sun & baxter's jetty, shorncliffe, Brisbane
emerging sun & baxter's jetty, shorncliffe, Brisbane
underground fish in a pedestrian tunnel, Rt 56, Ehime
underground fish in a pedestrian tunnel, Rt 56, Ehime
boy with umbrella & toy rifle, jangyu, korea
boy with umbrella & toy rifle, jangyu, korea
fallen jacaranda blossoms, deagon, dusk
fallen jacaranda blossoms, deagon, dusk
pilgrim in the mist: the descent from Unpen-ji, kagawa
pilgrim in the mist: the descent from Unpen-ji, kagawa
goro-goro: the sound of rattling pebbles, Kochi, shikoku
goro-goro: the sound of rattling pebbles, Kochi, shikoku
mangrove & rope swing, beachmere, queensland, dawn
mangrove & rope swing, beachmere, queensland, dawn
Birdland: Korean Magpie Nests Among Apartment Towers, Jangyu
Birdland: Korean Magpie Nests Among Apartment Towers, Jangyu
Lantern Reflections, Donghwa Temple, Palgong-San, Daegu
Lantern Reflections, Donghwa Temple, Palgong-San, Daegu
cigarette machine gauntlet, kochi, night
cigarette machine gauntlet, kochi, night
roadside bamboo & henro marker, ehime
roadside bamboo & henro marker, ehime
bamboo swaying in the breeze, eifuku temple, ehime
bamboo swaying in the breeze, eifuku temple, ehime
Tattooed surfer on the eastern Korea coast, sunset
Tattooed surfer on the eastern Korea coast, sunset
magpie balancing a quarter moon, deagon
magpie balancing a quarter moon, deagon
dawn dragonfly in a Yulha rice paddy, south korea
dawn dragonfly in a Yulha rice paddy, south korea
eerie rockface near iwaya-ji, ehime
eerie rockface near iwaya-ji, ehime
tuckeroo trees in the fog, curlew park, dawn
tuckeroo trees in the fog, curlew park, dawn
A frosty dawn on the henro near temple #4, tokushima
A frosty dawn on the henro near temple #4, tokushima
firefly, a long trail hiker, dancing at july 4 celebrations, vermont 2006
firefly, a long trail hiker, dancing at july 4 celebrations, vermont 2006
pilgrims on a rainy morning, shikoku
pilgrims on a rainy morning, shikoku
a forest path near meiseki temple, ehime
a forest path near meiseki temple, ehime
descending pilgrim at kirihata Temple, tokushima
descending pilgrim at kirihata Temple, tokushima
A Winter Farmscape near Cham, Switzerland
A Winter Farmscape near Cham, Switzerland
rat snake on a kochi roadside, shikoku
rat snake on a kochi roadside, shikoku
Devil Masks & Dog, Iwamizawa, Hokkaido, 2008
Devil Masks & Dog, Iwamizawa, Hokkaido, 2008
Hiker Delicacies on the Appalachian Trail, Damascus, Virginia, 2006
Hiker Delicacies on the Appalachian Trail, Damascus, Virginia, 2006
Predators & Prey: The Perilous Walk to Middle School, Jangyu, Korea
Predators & Prey: The Perilous Walk to Middle School, Jangyu, Korea
A French Pilgrim Just Starting Out on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, 2015
A French Pilgrim Just Starting Out on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, 2015
mejiro (white-eye) & spring blossoms, tokushima
mejiro (white-eye) & spring blossoms, tokushima
Moonrise & magpies, curlew park
Moonrise & magpies, curlew park
morning sun on a distant hill: the view from Dainichi-ji, tokushima
morning sun on a distant hill: the view from Dainichi-ji, tokushima
Two Riders Were Approaching: Christmas Day Near Cham, Switzerland, 2010
Two Riders Were Approaching: Christmas Day Near Cham, Switzerland, 2010
tonbi (black kites) wait for breakfast above the shishikui river, kochi
tonbi (black kites) wait for breakfast above the shishikui river, kochi
bright lights, big city: a mantis takes a stroll, jangyu
bright lights, big city: a mantis takes a stroll, jangyu
pelicans in repose, baxter's jetty, shorncliffe
pelicans in repose, baxter's jetty, shorncliffe
jangyu transformed by snow, december 2012
jangyu transformed by snow, december 2012
Flying foxes through a chain-link fence, deagon
Flying foxes through a chain-link fence, deagon
Ibis perched on a tombstone, nudgee cemetery, dusk
Ibis perched on a tombstone, nudgee cemetery, dusk
Tools of the Farmer's Trade, Yulha, Korea
Tools of the Farmer's Trade, Yulha, Korea
Pilgrims on the Nagahama Ferry, Kochi
Pilgrims on the Nagahama Ferry, Kochi
high tide & sunrise beyond the shorncliffe pier
high tide & sunrise beyond the shorncliffe pier
Magpies & Crescent Moon, Sandgate
Magpies & Crescent Moon, Sandgate
bridges across the niyodo river, kochi, dawn
bridges across the niyodo river, kochi, dawn
stone lantern in a shikoku field
stone lantern in a shikoku field
butcherbird reflected, deagon
butcherbird reflected, deagon
twilight express: departing sandgate station, dusk
twilight express: departing sandgate station, dusk
magpie on the town hall spire, dusk
magpie on the town hall spire, dusk
Another Million-Dollar Dawn, Moreton Island, Queensland
Another Million-Dollar Dawn, Moreton Island, Queensland
Young Spectators at the Brisbane Exhibition, 2016
Young Spectators at the Brisbane Exhibition, 2016
First to Wake in Sleepy Iwamatsu, Ehime, 2015
First to Wake in Sleepy Iwamatsu, Ehime, 2015
A Golden Dawn on the Shikoku Pilgrimage in Kagawa, 2017
A Golden Dawn on the Shikoku Pilgrimage in Kagawa, 2017
A Snail in an Incense Burner at a Kagawa Temple, Shikoku
A Snail in an Incense Burner at a Kagawa Temple, Shikoku
Perching Grey Butcherbird, Kyogle, New South Wales
Perching Grey Butcherbird, Kyogle, New South Wales
Early Spring at the Summit of Palgong-San, Daegu
Early Spring at the Summit of Palgong-San, Daegu
the splendid spangled drongo, Curlew Park
the splendid spangled drongo, Curlew Park
Dawn sun-worshippers, Sokcho, South Korea
Dawn sun-worshippers, Sokcho, South KoreaOn a beach in Sokcho, South Korea, spectators gather to watch the sunrise.
Eyes of the Tiger - an Australian Tiger Dragonfly, Sandgate
Eyes of the Tiger - an Australian Tiger Dragonfly, SandgateAn Australian tiger dragonfly face-on at Einbumpin Lagoon, Sandgate.
Don Quixote at the Seaside, sandgate
Don Quixote at the Seaside, sandgateA rider on horseback silhouetted against the rising sun on the Sandgate mudflats.
Spies in the Persimmon Orchard, Yangsan, Busan, 2012
Spies in the Persimmon Orchard, Yangsan, Busan, 2012Two cats peer over a farm wall near Busan, Korea.
A Scene at Dusk from the Pilgrim Road, Sakaide, Shikoku
A Scene at Dusk from the Pilgrim Road, Sakaide, ShikokuView from the road on a long trudge to my hotel room, Spring 2017.
Something So Human, Hashimoto, Japan
Something So Human, Hashimoto, JapanIn a deserted suburban park, one of several wretched Japanese monkeys imprisoned in a horrible cage.
Streetlight Serenade, Sandgate
Streetlight Serenade, SandgateA pied butcherbird in song, perched on a waterfront streetlight at Sandgate.
A Sunset Descent from Yakuri Temple, Kagawa
A Sunset Descent from Yakuri Temple, KagawaDusk on the road-walk down from "Eight Chestnuts Temple" in the north-east of Shikoku.
Bow to the Magpie Overlord, Curlew Park, Sandgate
Bow to the Magpie Overlord, Curlew Park, SandgateA portrait of a magpie at Curlew Park, Sandgate.
A Trio of Black-Winged Stilts, Sandgate, Dawn
A Trio of Black-Winged Stilts, Sandgate, DawnA trio of black-winged stilts walk in a line in shallow water at Sandgate, Brisbane, at dawn.
A Temple Dog Missing Its Human, Koryu-ji, Ehime
A Temple Dog Missing Its Human, Koryu-ji, EhimeAn Akita dog waits for its master's return at Koryu Temple, Ehime, #10 of the 20 bekkaku (subsidiary) temples on the Shikoku Pilgrimage.
Dragonfly Reflected in a Sandgate Pond
Dragonfly Reflected in a Sandgate PondA dragonfly perched on a twig is reflected in Einbumpin Lagoon, Sandgate.
Last to Leave at a Shinjuku Capsule Hotel, Tokyo
Last to Leave at a Shinjuku Capsule Hotel, TokyoA sleeper's foot extends from a booth in a Tokyo capsule hotel.
A Tough Crowd on the Jagalchi Wharves, Busan
A Tough Crowd on the Jagalchi Wharves, BusanA row of men stare cynically at the presentation of a salesman on the fishing boat docks of Jagalchi, Busan.
Resting Pilgrim on the Steep Climb to Temple #12, Tokushima
Resting Pilgrim on the Steep Climb to Temple #12, TokushimaThe climb to Shosan-ji is the first serious ascent for most clockwise-travelling Shikoku Henro.
A Fisherman at Sunset, Hay's Inlet
A Fisherman at Sunset, Hay's InletA fisherman stands at the water's edge at Hay's Inlet, Redcliffe, silhouetted by a dramatic sunset sky.
White Blaze Fever: A Misty Morning on the Appalachian Trail, Georgia, 2004
White Blaze Fever: A Misty Morning on the Appalachian Trail, Georgia, 2004A trail blaze in the far-southern portion of the A.T., 2004.
Pre-Dawn Reflections on the Sandgate Waterfront
Pre-Dawn Reflections on the Sandgate WaterfrontLights reflected in the ocean before dawn on the Sandgate waterfront, Brisbane.
Jizo Statue in the Rain, Oki Beach, Kochi
Jizo Statue in the Rain, Oki Beach, KochiA statue of Jizo by the roadside overlooking the surf of Oki Beach, Kochi, on a rainy day.
A Crow Harassed by a Willy Wagtail, Deagon
A Crow Harassed by a Willy Wagtail, DeagonA "rakan" statue points upwards in the forest surrounding Unpenji, temple #66 on the Shikoku Henro.
Sunset Sakura on a Sakaide Roadside, Kagawa
Sunset Sakura on a Sakaide Roadside, KagawaPink-flowering prunus trees in blossom at sunset on a roadside in Sakaide, Kagawa.
Three Godfathers, Busan International Film Festival Precinct, Busan
Three Godfathers, Busan International Film Festival Precinct, BusanThree Korean men looking at a statue in the International Film Festival district of Busan, South Korea.
A Rural Sunset on the Outskirts of Matsuyama, Ehime
A Rural Sunset on the Outskirts of Matsuyama, EhimeA view of farmland & a pointed mountain on the Shikoku Pilgrimage near Matsuyama.
White-out on the Summit of Rigi, Switzerland, 2010
White-out on the Summit of Rigi, Switzerland, 2010A stone church & fence posts are the only tangible shapes on the snowy summit of Rigi, Switzerland, in late December 2010.
Three Obliging Pelicans, Hay's Inlet, Sunset
Three Obliging Pelicans, Hay's Inlet, SunsetA trio of pelicans stand at the water's edge at Hay's Inlet, Redcliffe, with a spectacular sunset sky beyond.
Pilgrim & Praying Mantis, Kirihata Temple, Tokushima, 2015
Pilgrim & Praying Mantis, Kirihata Temple, Tokushima, 2015A Shikoku pilgrim ascends the steep stairway at Kirihata-ji, observed by a praying mantis.
Male Dragonfly Clasping His Mate, Sandgate
Male Dragonfly Clasping His Mate, SandgateAt Einbumpin Lagoon, a male dragonfly clasps a female behind the head, either just before or just after mating.
The Watchful Eye of a Devon Rex, Deagon
The Watchful Eye of a Devon Rex, DeagonA ginger Devon Rex cat, glares through the bards of a gate in Deagon, Brisbane.
The Perfect Magpie Model, Deagon
The Perfect Magpie Model, DeagonA portrait of a female magpie in Deagon, Brisbane.
Old Stone Wall in Golden Light on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, Sunset
Old Stone Wall in Golden Light on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, SunsetAn old wall & a large, bare tree on the Shikoku Pilgrimage at sunset.
Low Visibility in the White Mountains, Appalachian Trail, New Hampshire, 2006
Low Visibility in the White Mountains, Appalachian Trail, New Hampshire, 2006A hiker pauses at a trail junction in murky conditions on the Appalachian Trail, White Mountains, New Hampshire, 2006.
Dawn Fisherman on Cape Muroto, Kochi
Dawn Fisherman on Cape Muroto, KochiNear the tip of Cape Muroto, Shikoku, a fisherman perches on the rocks at the sea's edge at sunrise.
A Backstreet in the French Part of Fribourg, Switzerland, winter
A Backstreet in the French Part of Fribourg, Switzerland, winterA cobblestoned street in the French part of Fribourg, Switzerland, on a cold winter day.
Magpies Heralding the Dawn, Curlew Park
Magpies Heralding the Dawn, Curlew ParkA pair of Australian magpies in song as a brilliant sunrise colours the sky in Curlew Park, Sandgate.
Tonbi, Masters of the Shikoku Skies
Tonbi, Masters of the Shikoku SkiesThree tonbi (black kites) circling overhead above a telephone pole in Shikoku.
Retreating Soldier Crabs on the Brighton Mudflats
Retreating Soldier Crabs on the Brighton MudflatsSoldier crabs in shallow seawater at Brighton, Queensland, hurriedly burrow to safety at low tide.
fighting carpet pythons in a deagon backyard
fighting carpet pythons in a deagon backyardTwo big male carpet snakes face off in a prolonged struggle in a neighbour's garden.
A passing horseman on a snowy trail, Cham, Switzerland
A passing horseman on a snowy trail, Cham, SwitzerlandA rider on horseback on a snowy country path near Cham, Switzerland.
the swallow & the komainu (lion dog), ehime
the swallow & the komainu (lion dog), ehimeA swallow enters its nest in the mouth of a komainu ("lion dog") roof tile on a temple in Matsuyama, Shikoku.
drenched magpie under a rainbow, sandgate
drenched magpie under a rainbow, sandgateFollowing an afternoon storm, a rain-drenched magpie rests in Curlew Park.
A Pilgrim Departing Kumadani-ji, Tokushima
A Pilgrim Departing Kumadani-ji, TokushimaA female pilgrim approaching the temple gate at Kumadani-ji, Tokushima, temple #8 on the Shikoku Pilgrimage.
A palm full of python, queensland
A palm full of python, queenslandA rough-scaled python (Morelia carinata, Western Australia) in the palm of its handler, South-East Queensland.
A Lone Mangrove & a Heavy Sky, Moreton Island
A Lone Mangrove & a Heavy Sky, Moreton IslandA lone mangrove offshore at Moreton Island stands beneath a dark & ominous sky.
A last glance at the shimanto river, shikoku
A last glance at the shimanto river, shikokuLooking back to the Shimanto River after waling it from source to mouth, 2017.
Sad-Eyed Ladies of the Shikoku Lowlands, 2008
Sad-Eyed Ladies of the Shikoku Lowlands, 2008Five rural Shikoku women sitting around a table with an offering of food for passing pilgrims.
emerging sun & baxter's jetty, shorncliffe, Brisbane
emerging sun & baxter's jetty, shorncliffe, BrisbaneA brilliant sunrise over Moreton bay, beyond Baxter's Jetty, Shorncliffe, Brisbane.
underground fish in a pedestrian tunnel, Rt 56, Ehime
underground fish in a pedestrian tunnel, Rt 56, EhimeA fish mosaic on the wall of a pedestrian tunnel on Route 56, Ehime, Shikoku.
boy with umbrella & toy rifle, jangyu, korea
boy with umbrella & toy rifle, jangyu, koreaA boy holds a toy rifle & a colourful umbrella on a rainy day in Jangyu, South Korea.
fallen jacaranda blossoms, deagon, dusk
fallen jacaranda blossoms, deagon, duskPurple jacaranda flowers litter a suburban Deagon road at dusk, with car headlights in the background.
pilgrim in the mist: the descent from Unpen-ji, kagawa
pilgrim in the mist: the descent from Unpen-ji, kagawaA Henro on the lengthy descent from temple #66 on the Shikoku Pilgrimage.
goro-goro: the sound of rattling pebbles, Kochi, shikoku
goro-goro: the sound of rattling pebbles, Kochi, shikokuPebbles & surf on a rocky Kochi beach, Shikoku.
mangrove & rope swing, beachmere, queensland, dawn
mangrove & rope swing, beachmere, queensland, dawnA bent mangrove tree with a rope swing silhouetted by sunrise at Beachmere, Queensland.
Birdland: Korean Magpie Nests Among Apartment Towers, Jangyu
Birdland: Korean Magpie Nests Among Apartment Towers, JangyuA pair of enormous Korean magpie ("kkachi") nests high in a tree between tower blocks in Jangyu, South Korea.
Lantern Reflections, Donghwa Temple, Palgong-San, Daegu
Lantern Reflections, Donghwa Temple, Palgong-San, DaeguHanging paper lanterns reflected in a car windshield at Donghwa Temple, Palgong-San, Daegu, Korea.
cigarette machine gauntlet, kochi, night
cigarette machine gauntlet, kochi, nightA row of glowing cigarette vending machines on a Kochi street at night.
roadside bamboo & henro marker, ehime
roadside bamboo & henro marker, ehimeBetween temples #58 & #57, Ehime, a hand-painted pilgrim trail marker hangs from roadside bamboo.
bamboo swaying in the breeze, eifuku temple, ehime
bamboo swaying in the breeze, eifuku temple, ehimeTowering bamboo behind Eifuku Temple, temple #57 on the Shikoku Henro, sways in a stiff breeze.
Tattooed surfer on the eastern Korea coast, sunset
Tattooed surfer on the eastern Korea coast, sunsetA heavily tattooed surfer watches the gentle surf on the east coast of South Korea at dusk.
magpie balancing a quarter moon, deagon
magpie balancing a quarter moon, deagonA silhouetted magpie perched on a Deagon telephone pole with a crescent moon beyond.
dawn dragonfly in a Yulha rice paddy, south korea
dawn dragonfly in a Yulha rice paddy, south koreaIn Yulha, South Korea, a dragonfly perches on a grass stalk, silhouetted by the morning sun.
eerie rockface near iwaya-ji, ehime
eerie rockface near iwaya-ji, ehimeA weathered hillside on the approach to Iwaya Temple, #45 on the Shikoku Henro.
tuckeroo trees in the fog, curlew park, dawn
tuckeroo trees in the fog, curlew park, dawnSunbeams break through a row of tuckeroo trees on a foggy morning in Curlew Park, Sandgate.
A frosty dawn on the henro near temple #4, tokushima
A frosty dawn on the henro near temple #4, tokushimaDawn breaks over a rice-paddy plain near Dainichi-ji, temple #4 on the Shikoku Pilgrimage.
firefly, a long trail hiker, dancing at july 4 celebrations, vermont 2006
firefly, a long trail hiker, dancing at july 4 celebrations, vermont 2006A bearded Long Trail hiker dances within a crowd of July 4 spectators in a Vermont town, 2006.
pilgrims on a rainy morning, shikoku
pilgrims on a rainy morning, shikokuA crowd of pilgrims ascending temple steps with umbrellas on a rainy Shikoku morning.
a forest path near meiseki temple, ehime
a forest path near meiseki temple, ehimeA forest path & fence in the hills above Meiseki-ji, Ehime, temple #43 on the Shikoku Henro.
descending pilgrim at kirihata Temple, tokushima
descending pilgrim at kirihata Temple, tokushimaColourful flags & a pilgrim descending the steep steps at Kirihata-ji, temple #10 on the Shikoku Henro.
A Winter Farmscape near Cham, Switzerland
A Winter Farmscape near Cham, SwitzerlandDistant copses of bare trees in a snowy landscape near Cham, Switzerland.
rat snake on a kochi roadside, shikoku
rat snake on a kochi roadside, shikokuA rat snake moving along a branch on the roadside in Kochi, Shikoku.
Devil Masks & Dog, Iwamizawa, Hokkaido, 2008
Devil Masks & Dog, Iwamizawa, Hokkaido, 2008A pair of devil masks in an Iwamizawa shop window, Hokkaido, with a small dog watching on the street outside.
Hiker Delicacies on the Appalachian Trail, Damascus, Virginia, 2006
Hiker Delicacies on the Appalachian Trail, Damascus, Virginia, 2006At the annual Trail Days festival, a local diner offers high-calorie food for Appalachian Trail hikers.
Predators & Prey: The Perilous Walk to Middle School, Jangyu, Korea
Predators & Prey: The Perilous Walk to Middle School, Jangyu, KoreaA junior high-school student walks to school past a discarded Chinese tiger painting, Jangyu, Korea.
A French Pilgrim Just Starting Out on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, 2015
A French Pilgrim Just Starting Out on the Shikoku Pilgrimage, 2015A French pilgrim stands on a country road in Shikoku, Japan as he starts the Shikoku 88-Temple Pilgrimage in 2015.
mejiro (white-eye) & spring blossoms, tokushima
mejiro (white-eye) & spring blossoms, tokushimaA mejiro (tiny bird known in English as a white-eye) among spring prunus blossoms on a roadside in Tokushima, Shikoku.
Moonrise & magpies, curlew park
Moonrise & magpies, curlew parkA group of magpies perched on a telephone pole as a full moon rises.
morning sun on a distant hill: the view from Dainichi-ji, tokushima
morning sun on a distant hill: the view from Dainichi-ji, tokushimaDawn sunlight falls on a hill near Dainichi-ji, temple #4 on the Shikoku Pilgrimage.
Two Riders Were Approaching: Christmas Day Near Cham, Switzerland, 2010
Two Riders Were Approaching: Christmas Day Near Cham, Switzerland, 2010Two riders on horseback approaching a dark wood in a snowy Swiss winter landscape.
tonbi (black kites) wait for breakfast above the shishikui river, kochi
tonbi (black kites) wait for breakfast above the shishikui river, kochiA group of tonbi (black kites) in Shishikui, Shikoku, perched on a bridge rail, watching a fishing boat return  to port.
bright lights, big city: a mantis takes a stroll, jangyu
bright lights, big city: a mantis takes a stroll, jangyuOn a sidewalk in Janyu, Korea, a praying mantis walks towards oncoming cars.
pelicans in repose, baxter's jetty, shorncliffe
pelicans in repose, baxter's jetty, shorncliffeThree pelicans stand at the creek edge next to Baxter's Jetty, Shorncliffe, at sunset.
jangyu transformed by snow, december 2012
jangyu transformed by snow, december 2012In Jangyu, South Korea, children play after a rare winter snowfall.
Flying foxes through a chain-link fence, deagon
Flying foxes through a chain-link fence, deagonHundreds of flying fox bats take to the sky at dusk in Deagon, Australia, seen through a chain-link fence.
Ibis perched on a tombstone, nudgee cemetery, dusk
Ibis perched on a tombstone, nudgee cemetery, duskAn ibis (bird) silhouetted by sunset as it perches on a tombstone in Nudgee Cemetery, Brisbane.
Tools of the Farmer's Trade, Yulha, Korea
Tools of the Farmer's Trade, Yulha, KoreaA farmer's bicycle & rake parked next to rice paddies in Yulha, Korea, with apartment towers in the distance.
Pilgrims on the Nagahama Ferry, Kochi
Pilgrims on the Nagahama Ferry, KochiA group of pilgrims & other travellers aboard a ferry making the short trip across Urado Bay, Kochi.
high tide & sunrise beyond the shorncliffe pier
high tide & sunrise beyond the shorncliffe pierThe sun rises beyond the Shorncliffe Pier at high tide, Brisbane.
Magpies & Crescent Moon, Sandgate
Magpies & Crescent Moon, SandgateThree magpies perched on powerlines with a crescent moon above, dusk.
bridges across the niyodo river, kochi, dawn
bridges across the niyodo river, kochi, dawnTwo road bridges stretch across the Niyodo River, on the outskirts of Kochi City, at dawn.
stone lantern in a shikoku field
stone lantern in a shikoku fieldA stone lantern & forested hills in Shikoku farmland.
butcherbird reflected, deagon
butcherbird reflected, deagonOn a Deagon verandah, a pied butcherbird gazes into a window in which he's reflected.
twilight express: departing sandgate station, dusk
twilight express: departing sandgate station, duskThe blur of a train passing train seen through a fence at sunset near Sandgate Station, Brisbane.
magpie on the town hall spire, dusk
magpie on the town hall spire, duskA magpie silhouetted on the spire atop the Sandgate Town Hall, Brisbane, with a crescent moon beyond.
Another Million-Dollar Dawn, Moreton Island, Queensland
Another Million-Dollar Dawn, Moreton Island, QueenslandSunrise on the ocean beach of Moreton Island, Australia.
Young Spectators at the Brisbane Exhibition, 2016
Young Spectators at the Brisbane Exhibition, 2016Three young girls watch a speeding motorcyclist in a night-time performance at the Brisbane Exhibition, 2016.
First to Wake in Sleepy Iwamatsu, Ehime, 2015
First to Wake in Sleepy Iwamatsu, Ehime, 2015A yawning cat on the village street in Iwamatsu, Ehime, Japan.
A Golden Dawn on the Shikoku Pilgrimage in Kagawa, 2017
A Golden Dawn on the Shikoku Pilgrimage in Kagawa, 2017A fallow rice paddy hemmed in by mountains in rural Kagawa, Japan, illuminated by golden dawn sunshine.
A Snail in an Incense Burner at a Kagawa Temple, Shikoku
A Snail in an Incense Burner at a Kagawa Temple, ShikokuA snail in a stone incense burner at a Kagawa temple, Shikoku.
Perching Grey Butcherbird, Kyogle, New South Wales
Perching Grey Butcherbird, Kyogle, New South WalesA grey butcherbird perched on a plank in Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia.
Early Spring at the Summit of Palgong-San, Daegu
Early Spring at the Summit of Palgong-San, DaeguCommunications towers on the snow-covered summit of Palgong-San, near Daegu, South Korea.
the splendid spangled drongo, Curlew Park
the splendid spangled drongo, Curlew ParkA portrait of a spangled drongo bird in Curlew Park, Sandgate.
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