Archive for July, 2012

IT’S TIME FOR THE MORNING NEWS!

Posted in Bangladesh, Dhaka, Occupation, Street scene, Transportation with tags , , , , , , , , on July 31, 2012 by marlandphotos

Newsboy uses bicycle for his deliveries!

Parked!

PRETZELS

Posted in Food with tags , , , on July 30, 2012 by marlandphotos

Here is a sampling of some of the travel snacks that arrived here  this week!  Nice for trips out of town!

Rold Gold Tiny Twists! 

MY GOOD FRIEND ARRIVES

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Portraits with tags , , , , , , on July 29, 2012 by marlandphotos

My friend heard about my predicament with a stolen Canon XTI camera.  He had me speechless when he presented me with a Canon7D camera with a 24-105 1:4L lens! I haven’t recovered yet, but I will.  This would be the first photo I took with the camera.

Craig Mullet, my generous friend! Jet-lagged?

BATH TIME FOR THE MOTORCYCLE

Posted in Bangladesh, Portraits, Transportation, TTL Photo Club with tags , , , , , , , , on July 29, 2012 by marlandphotos

Washing all the beach sand out of the motorcycle!  This was the motorcycle and driver that were hired for me.  Sorry, about that photo yesterday!  I didn’t check it close enough, to see that not much was in focus.

Cleaning up the bike for the ride back to town!

BEACH CYCLE PARKING LOT

Posted in Bangladesh, Transportation, TTL Photo Club, Village with tags , , , , , , on July 29, 2012 by marlandphotos

These were some of the approx 17 motorcycles we hired to go up and down the Kuakata Beach to catch the sunrise, sunset, or fisherman village!

Abandoned!

RUFOUS NECKED LAUGHING THRUSH

Posted in Bangladesh, Birds with tags , , , , on July 27, 2012 by marlandphotos

Double Decker

Playing in the bushes!

HIPPOPOTAMUS HAVING LUNCH

Posted in Animal, Bangladesh with tags , , , , on July 25, 2012 by marlandphotos

This hippopotamus is at the Bangabandhu Safari Park in Chakaria, Cox’s Bazaar near Malumghat.

Nice Tooth!