Patriotic Parachute

This person jumped from a light aircraft and landed on a huge aircraft carrier, on the coast of San Diego. I’m sure this is someone’s idea of a thrilling experience, but that someone is definitely ...

Red, White, and Blue

I’m trying something new this month – I’m going to dedicate every picture throughout November to a single theme: America. That’s right, all shots this month (newly edited, even if they were taken some time ...

Flag

The Union Flag (often called a Union Jack) is, obviously, the national flag of the United Kingdom, but did you know that in China this flag has the nickname “rice-character flag” because it resembles their ...

The Pirate Flag

Not quite a skull and cross bones, but definitely identifiable as a pirate flag nonetheless. This particular design is similar to (though not the same as) “Calico Jack” Rackham’s flag (a skull and crossed swords)… ...