I took this during my first trip to Japan a few days ago. The weather wasn’t the best, but I still wanted to go visit Jogashima. [5471X3649] [OC] Nikon D7100 f8 iso 100 12mm 15″ nd16
United States (CVA-58). Workmen lay the ship’s 15-ton keel plate and initial shell plate, in a construction dry dock at the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company shipyard, Newport News, Virginia, 18 April 1949. The carrier was cancelled a few days later, on 23 April. [1280 x 1023]
Earlier this week I was stranded at Tampa Airport. After 12 hours my flight was canceled, and there weren’t any available flights into Boston for days. I decided to rent a car and drive. I drove for 24 hours straight, and even though I was exhausted this detour seemed absolutely necessary.
Water Lily on koi pond- the blossom opens when the sunlight shines on it and closes again when there is no sunlight directly on the blossom. Each blossom last 2-3 days.