Old Guard 3
A member of The Old Guard on duty at Arlington National Cemetery in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Sunset and silhouette of the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.
Shiraito Falls 1
The Shiraito Falls near Fujinomiya, Japan, on the list of Japan's Top 100 Waterfalls.
Sagami Bay Paddleboarders 6
Paddle-boarders with wind surfers in the background on Sagami Bay near Zaimokuza Beach in Kamakura, Japan.
Dios de la Muerte
Our daughters face painted for dios de la muerte (Day of the Dead) at the Mexico Festival at Yoyogi Park in Tokyo, Japan
People walking by the Enmei-Jizo-Son Shrine in Yokosuka, Japan’s Honch that is dedicated to a guardian deity for children. Stone statues and monuments inside are for the souls lost in the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, another is for a mother and her two children killed in a fire around 1930, and many small statues represent guardian deities for the spirits of aborted and miscarried children.
Eel Cleaning 2
Fresh eels being cleaned at a local restaurant in Narita, Japan.
The shadow of a US Army soldier standing at attention, with his rifle, on guard duty.
Sagami Bay Paddleboarder 4
A man rides a wave on his paddle-board at Sagami Bay near Zaimokuza Beach in Kamakura, Japan.
Sagami Bay Windsurfers 1
Wind surfers on Sagami Bay near Zaimokuza Beach in Kamakura, Japan.
Sagami Bay Windsurfers 4
Back Float 2
A woman lays on her back in the water at Tomyodo Beach near Uraga, Japan.
People fishing from the rocks in Jōgashima, Japan with Mount Fuji in the background.
The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Band on the march at the Black Ship Festival in Shimoda, Japan.
Taiko Drum 6
Musicians performing on stage at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
Two spectators capturing a concert with cellphones at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
Taiko Drum 2
The head and hat of a US Army soldier carrying his rifle on guard duty.
Two woman in kimonos at a corner in Kamakura, Japan.
A member of The Old Guard on duty at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
Supreme Court 25
Spectators gather to witness hearings at the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC.
Traditional drums and dance by Japanese performers at the Shimoda Black Ship Festival.
Taiko Drum 3
Children performing on cymbals at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
Tourists photograph Czech military personnel on the march through the streets of Prague.
The Original (B&W)
The Original Starbucks store in Seattle, WA.
My daughter, on duty… (iPhone 7 Plus).
Times Square 1
A cross walk, with cabs waiting for the green light, at Times Square.
The space shuttle Discovery on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA. The museum is part of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
Rendering a salute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during the changing of the guard.
A New York City Police Officer standing in Time Square at the lighted American flag sign on the Armed Forces Recuiting Center.
A photographer taking a photo of a woman in a traditional Japanese kimono in Kamakura, Japan.
Times Square 5
A food vendor on a side street off of Times Square in New York City.
I always ask for permission to shoot food on the street, every vendor in NYC said yes. No matter how busy they were, they all allowed me and were nice about it too! Some even took a break, like this guy, who wanted sneak in the photo.
My daughter, in her bunny ear-ear muffs, busting in to Hakuna Matata on the way to school. I don't know why, but she was really in to it... (iPhone 7 Plus)
A group of people looking out a window at a runway and airport.
A Virginia blacksmith practicing his craft on an anvil in a country barn.
Say Your Prayers
My little girl decided to say her prayers at the Ettal Abbey in Bavaria.
Yokosuka Chuo Station
A train passes through Yokosuka, Japan's Chuo Station.
Sagami Bay Windsurfers 3
A US Army bugler stands at attention and ready to sound taps at a cemetery in Virginia.
A tourist touches the American Flag light at the US Armed Forces Recruiting Station at Times Square in New York City.
Thai Dancer 2
A traditional dancer from Thialand performs at a festival in Tokyo, Japan.
Traffic Mirror Selfie
Tommy’s Chu-Hi Stand in Yokosuka, Japan; I’ve never been there but it was a good place for a traffic mirror selfie.
Abe's Other Side
Inside the Lincoln Memorial as seen from the other side.
A worker at a national cemetery cleaning headstones with a pressure washer.
A crowd gathers at Kamakura Daibutsu, the Great Buddha of Kamakura.
Workers in a Narita, Japan restaurant clean the kitchen at the end of the day.
Latino Cookout 3
Traditional Latino food served at a festival in Tokyo, Japan.
Thai Dancer 10
Five Japanese ladies watching a Taiko Drum show at the Black Ship Festival in Shimoda, Japan.
A traditional dance by a Japanese performer at the Shimoda Black Ship Festival.
Tourists on PA Ave 2
Tourists walking in front of the White House in Washington, DC.
A bicyclist passes by a local bar at the Honch in Yokosuka, Japan.
A fisherman repairs his nets in the seaside town of Jogashima, Japan.
A saxophonist takes a break on a street in Shimoda, Japan.
A woman performs on the flute at the Taiko Drum Festival.
A man making dough and cutting noodles with knife in Kamakura, Japan.
Meat on a stick cooking on a grill in Yokosuka, Japan.
My daughters on the swing in the back yard.
Taiko Drum 4
People sitting on the grass with American flags stuck in the ground.
A member of The Old Guard, on duty and walking the mat, at Arlington National Cemetery.
1600 PA Visitors
Visitors at 1600 PA Avenue, the most famous residence in the United States.
In a Yokosuka, Japan alley where customers eat yakitori while the chef prepares more inside the window.
Tourists on a bridge taking photos of the Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria.
Fans watching 2018 World Cup game on a television near Times Square in New York City.
Two Japanese children, in the kimonos, in Kamakura, Japan. This is the first time I actually asked strangers to take their photo…
Two in Kamakura
Two Japanese women in kimonos walking in Kamakura, Japan with their shadows following.
Our girls walking in front of the Caserta Palace in Italy back in 2014.
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