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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

The Forth Bridge, the Forth Road Bridge and the Queensferry Crossing in one photo due to the reflections in the window, while crossing the Forth Road bridge. Taken 29 August 2015, a just a minute ...
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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

The Akita Nairiku line, Winter Edition™. Japan, January 2016.
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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

Photo taken in Safari Park Open Zoo, Kanchanaburi, dated July 2017. 1: When there's free food:
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March 2019 Photo competition. Bus stops +

Spikkestad stasjon, Norway, December 29th, 2016
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May 2019 Photo competition, Staircases

Umschreibung, Olafur Eliasson, Munich, May 1st 2019 I am not sure if this can still be called a stair case, but it at least used to be. This piece of art is rapidly deteriorating and most steps have ...
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February 2020 Photo Competition - Lighthouses

St Marys lighthouse in Northumberland. Taken in April 2018, while on holiday in Northumberland.
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December 2020 Photo Competition: Retired means of travel

Three retired means of travel in one here. Space Shuttle Endeavour atop the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft does a flyby over the skeletal remains of Hanger One (built in the 1930s to hold rigid airships). ...
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April 2021 Photo Competition - Trees

Here is a nice example of a giant Monkey Pod tree. This one is known locally as the "Hitachi Tree". It is located within Moanalua Gardens on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. It is about 130 ...
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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

Took the train from San Diego to Seattle in Feb 2018 (just for fun) - this photo taken just past San Luis Obispo, CA. I tried to get a photo of the rest of the train every time there was a decent ...
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PROPOSAL - The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza

Proposal n. 1 Participants must have three bounties on offer throughout the duration of the bonanza. This proposal wins. Mark created a chat event for the Bonanza. Let's make sure that the ...
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September 2019 photo competition, Towers

A look up through the overgrown antenna tower of the Duga-1 receiver station near Chornobyl, Ukraine. August 9th, 2019.
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November 2019 photo competition: "How Did That Happen?"

Camel drinking a Coke, Jan 3, 2008. Petra, Jordan.
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August 2020 photo competition: Mountains

Aescher - mountain inn and restaurant with a stunning view, located in Switzerland. photo taken today - Aug 5 2020
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March 2019 Photo competition. Bus stops +

Hitachinai station, Japan, 11 January, 2016.
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May 2019 Photo competition, Staircases

Szimpla Kert, claimed to be Budapest's first romkocsma (ruin bar), taken October 2018
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July 2019 photo competition. Bridges

Sydney Harbour Bridge, from Kirribilli, 2018
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July 2019 photo competition. Bridges

Le Pont du Gard is the highest Roman aqueduct ever built and nearly 2000 years old. Located near Nîmes (for which it used to serve water) and Avignon in the south of France. It's a UNESCO World ...
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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

Taken from an abandonded train carriage at Yaniv Railway Station in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, today, August 10th, 2019.
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November 2019 photo competition: "How Did That Happen?"

Taken on the I95(?), Nov 5, 2010. Might take a moment to realise the truck in front is pointed. At. Us.
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March 2022 Photo Competition, Unusual modes of transportation

Photo taken 15 March 2016, Nante, France. More information on a Wikipedia site about it. The Elephant 'walks' and moves his trunk, legs, tail and ears. People are carried on and in the animal.
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November 2022 Photo Competition: "Lights"

People at/in the Si O Se Pol Bridge, Isfahan, Iran. 27 Jul 2015 Mon, 22:23GMT+04:30 HTC HTC_0P6B ƒ/21/123.82 mmISO800
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2016 - Maintaining our '100%' answer rate and trending our answer rank to 1st

Update answer below with the following: date of update (Date) # questions with no upvoted or accepted answers (NoVotes) # questions with no answers (NoAnswers) % answer rate on the network (%Answered)...
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September 2018 - Photo competition

My 'new role' serving alcohol in the business bar upstairs on the Emirates A380 on my flight to Nice this morning ;)
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February 2019 Photo competition

The first rays of sunrise are reflected on the flooded rice terraces of Yuanyang (元阳) in southern Yunnan, China. Photo taken on 11 Feb 2013 by me and modified for contrast, brightness and to reduce ...
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May 2019 Photo competition, Staircases

This is the spiral staircase in the lighthouse Phare des Baleines on Île de Ré, an island off the west coast of France. The "1854" on the bottom signifies the year the lighthouse was finished. ...
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October 2019 photo competition: "Musical instruments, buskers and travel related playing of music."

Accordion busker in Odessa, Ukraine. August 13th, 2019.
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February 2020 Photo Competition - Lighthouses

Here's a photo I took of a bunch of cormorants hanging out at the Faro Les Éclaireurs, at 54°52′S, 68°5′W in the Beagle Channel off the coast of Ushuaia, Argentina. This was taken February 19, 2019.
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September 2018 - Photo competition

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January 2019 Photo competition

One of many lagoons in Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Brazil, taken August 2018.
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August 2019 photo competition: 'Seen through a train window.'

There is no frame and the glass is not very visible but I suppose it's obvious it was taken from a train. Akita Nairiku line, Japan, probably 2014.
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