Jacques' photos


  • DSCN0761ac Flowers Sculpted on Marble Walls and Semi-precious Stones Inlaid

    India Uttar Pradesh Agra Town Taj Mahal UNESCO World Heritage site

  • DSCN0760bc Upper False Sarcophagis of Emperor Shah Jahan and Empress Mumtaz

    Identical real graves are one floor below; India Uttar Pradesh Agra Town Taj Mahal UNESCO World Heritage site.

  • DSCN0753ac Taj Mahal Facade

    Monument of Love or God Throne!India Uttar Pradesh Agra Town Taj Mahal UNESCO World Heritage site.


  • DSCN0736bc Taj Mahal Main Entrance Building (darwaza)

    The main gateway (darwaza) is a monumental structure built primarily of marble, and reminiscent of the Mughal architecture of earlier emperors. Its archways mirror the shape of the tomb's archways, and its pishtaq arches incorporate the calligraphy that d…

  • DSCN0733ac Agra Taj Mahal

    Taj Mahal is a mausoleum located in Agra, India, that was built under Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal; The Taj Mahal is considered as the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from P…

  • Old Delhi Map

    Re-drawn map by myself from a gif map of internet; We visited several of these places as the Red Fort, Jama Masjid (old mosque), Connaught Place, BirlaMandir, India Gate, Safdarjung Tomb, Humayun's Tomb, Lotus Temple, Qutab minar, many of them being UNES…


  • IMG 4578ac Steam locomotive FMA-37302 Built 1888

    Steam locomotive FMA-37302 was built in Glasgow in 1888 but used on the Southern Mahratta Railway in India; India New Delhi Chanakyapuri National Railway Museum.

  • IMG 4514ac Delhi Recent Lotus Bahai Temple 1986

    The Lotus Temple, located in Delhi, India, is a Bahá'í House of Worship that was dedicated in December 1986, costing $10 million. Notable for its flowerlike shape, it has become a prominent attraction in the city. Like all Bahá'í Houses of Worship, the Lo…

  • Great Bear Constellation and Polaris Star

    Pour ne pas perdre le Nord!!!!! As seen in Bretagne near our home, the Great Bear also called Chariot or Big Pan is a well visible constellation; we are in the countryside with no parasite lights of towns and I have supressed the many other very litt…


  • 201307 VPFJCRussiaKarelia

    In the 18th century, two major churches and a bell tower were built on the island, which are now known as Kizhi Pogost; The first mentioning of churches on the island is dated to 1563; This document describes two domed wooden churches with a bell tower st…

  • 510x312Base20USA5waterFalls

    1: Wyoming Yellowstone NP 2: Wyoming Yellowstone Lower River Fall 3: Idaho Shoshone Falls 4: New York Ausable Chasm Falls 5: Oregon Columbia Gorges Multomah Falls 6: Washington Mt Rainier NP Narita Falls 7:…

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    1 Utah Capitol Reef NP Cathedral Valley; 2 Nevada Valley of Fire SP stone eagle; 3 Utah Kodachrome Basin SP giant monolithe; 4 Utah Kodachrome Basin curious sandpipe; 5 Utah Cathedral Gorge SP; 6 Utah Bryce Canyon NP Hoddos; 7 Utah Cedar Breaks NM; 8 Ut…


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    1: Oregon Crater Lake NP 2: Colorado Rocky Moutains NP 3: Montana Glacier NP Bearhat 4: Utah Capitol Reef NP 5: Utah Cedar Breaks NM 6: Utah Bryce Canyon NP 7: Utah Bryce Canyon…

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    1; Utah Capitol Reef NP 2; Wyoming Green River Lake Square Top Mountain 3; Washington Mt Suksan 4; South Dakota Badlands NP 5; Washington Cascades Bells 6; Oregon Mt Washington 7; South Dakota Badlands NP 8; Hawaï Oahu Diamond H…

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    1 Wyoming Devils Tower NM 2 Alaska Denali NP Mt Mac Kinley 3 Washington Mt Rainier NP 4 California Yosemite NP 5 Wyoming Grand Teton NP 6 Hawaï Big Island sea lava 7 Ala…


  • 200101 Burma NF Trip

    TO SEE ENLARGED FOR DETAILS!!! Clockwise external: First line Yangon ( hotel Yusanna, Sule pagoda, Schwedagon Buddha and golden stupa, Boat Karaweik hall), Mingun local transportation, Baby monk ordination near Mandalay, Mandalay Palace sunset…

  • 20010116-0412ac Sunset at U Bein Bridge

    The teak wood bridge is a great landmark of Burma; Myanmar (Burma) Mandalay District Amarapura area.

  • 20010116-0405ac Burmese Poor Kid on U Bein Bridge

    All the distress of poorness but without claim and always with a smile; He is now 17 years older and I hope in better conditions! Myanmar Burma Mandaly region U bein teak bridge Amarapura area.


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