Chinatown Adverts

You might recognize the lanterns in this shot if you follow this blog very closely.  I posted a telephoto shot of one of the red lanterns suspended above Grant street a while back here. The bright colors in the jumble of storefront advertisements and signage on this street is what caught my eye for this …

Helsinki Finlandia

These photos were taken during a stroll around the capital city of Helsinki during an international flight layover.  I was quite sleep-deprived, yet determined to shoot some of this city's famous architecture. A beautiful sunrise to start the longest day ever, flying from Europe back to the west coast of the US.  Good memories.