Monthly Archives: March 2011

Giza: Finally, some pyramids


Kenny finally, finally blogs about the pyramids. . .. …   …. The merry band of photographers returns to Cairo, exhausted, on a red-eye flight. I fly too! No bus this time–at least I found a cheap ticket back… My plan was to stay in the airport for the hour-and-a-half or so until my flight […]

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Shams Alam: Christmas on the Red Sea


Sun, surf, and photographers on the Red Sea. Photos taken with Olympus PEN Shams Alam! I think from Egyptian Arabic it translates as something like “Sign of the Sun,” with “shams” meaning sun and “alam” as the word “sign,” (also rendered “flag” or even “world” depending on context) referring to a pile of stones set […]

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