The Denver Post has a nice collection of images of the building of Hoover Dam on the Colorado River.
New York City. A group of us went into New York yesterday and one person wanted to see ground zero. I must say that besides helping a friend move out from Battery Park City right after 9/11 I’d not been to the site. it’s a fascinating thing to see with an incredible amount of construction activity going on.
There are tours and lectures going on all the time and I must say, I thought I knew a lot about what happened that day but the lecturer had lots of interesting facts I didn’t know.
The building going up in this picture is the Freedom Tower which is about 10′ smaller in cross section than one of the original World Trade Center Towers.
The Big Picture: Beijing 2008 Preparations – Three Weeks to Go.
Wow, talk about great use of wide angle lenses. Incredible scale.