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working from Switzerland, I cover central europe including the balkans, focusing on winter sports and competitions, and classical art and archeology
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Ice Age flute carved from a vulture's wing bone, dated to about 35,000 years ago with carefully made finger holes. Isolated against a white background
Stone age flint hand axe with two cutting edges and a sharp point. Dating from about 40,000 years ago. Isolated against a white background
Neanderthal Skull from about 90,000 years ago in Europe, demonstrating typical Neanderthal features such as the low forehead pronounced brow ridge receding chin and robust jaw
Anonymous man jumping on a snowboard dressed in white and black performing a front grab. Isolated against a white background
Detail of an ancient byzantine fresco of the council of Nicaea. From the church of St Nicholas, Demre, Southern Turkey
the most popular light aircraft ever built with overhead wing and single propellar
The 2,400 year old Temple of Concordia, one of the best preserved Ancient Greek Temples at Agrigento, The Valley of the Temples, Sicily
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 17: Ancient egyptian Anubis statue on funerary casket at the Tutankhamun exhibition :  December 17, 2013 in Geneva Switzerland
Fall colors in the Vineyards in the Alps
Ancient roman frigidarium or cold baths, part of the Stabian Bath complex at Pompei, Italy
Plumes of snow rising from the Schinhorn, Sattelhorn and Aletschhorn (l to r)  above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
Chalets with a view under deep snow with blue skies in a ski resort
The ski resort of Belalp in the Jungfrau Region above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps, Switzerland
a freerider ski jumper with studded belt and gloves isolated on white
The best preserved theatre from antiquity, the theatre of Aspendos, near to Antalya, southern Turkey
Skiing in the high mountains with tracks in the fresh snow in the Val d'Anniviers, in the swiss alps
Off trail skiing in the high mountains with tracks in the fresh snow
Monochrome of Chalet with a view under deep snow with blue skies in a ski resort
Monochrome of mountain chapel with a backdrop of high mountains, covered in snow
The Nesthorn above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The mighty Aletschhorn, above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
Monochrome of Chalets under deep snow with blue skies in a ski resort
Chalets under deep snow with blue skies in a ski resort
The UNESCO listed Aletsch Glacier in winter below the Wannenhorn, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. The longest glacier in mainland Europe
The Nesthorn above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The mighty Aletschhorn with the Sattelhorn to the left, above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The mighty Aletschhorn above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
The mighty Aletschhorn with the Sattelhorn to the left, above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The mighty Aletschhorn with the Sattelhorn to the left, above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The Nesthorn (l) with the Sattelhorn (r) above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The UNESCO listed Aletsch Glacier in winter, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. The longest glacier in mainland Europe
The Nesthorn (l) with the Sattelhorn (r) above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
Old Man's Beard in the Fall. The seed stage of Clematis Vitalba, with a backdrop of vineyards
The mountain called the Sex Rouge above Sion in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
Ths luxury ski resort of Crans Montana in the mist in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
The UNESCO listed Aletsch Glacier in winter, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. The longest glacier in mainland Europe
Ths Sanetschhorn above the Sanetsch Pass in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
The mighty Aletschhorn with the Sattelhorn to the left, above the Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. A Unesco protected region
The Mont Gond above the Rhone Valley in the southern Swiss Alps
Ths Mont Gont above Sion and Conthey in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
Ths Summit of the Haut du Cry above Sion in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
Ths Wildhorn above Sion and Conthey in the Southern Swiss Alps, in the winter
The summit of the Diablerets skiing area above Sion in Southern Switzerland
POMPEII, ITALY - MAY 26: Ancient roman fresco of a conversation between a family and their slave : May  26, 2013 in Pompeii, Italy
The top of the ski resort of Anzere with snow maintenance machine.  In the southern swiss alps above Sion
The Sex Noir above Sion in the southern swiss alps
Haut du Cry above the Southern Swiss towns of Chamoson and Sion
Petit Muveran (l) and Grand Muveran (r) above the Rhone Valley in the Valais region of the Swiss Alps
The Mont Riond and the Mont Gond above the town of Sion in the southern swiss alps
The Grand Chavelard (l) Petit Muveran (r) and Grand Muveran (r) above the Rhone Valley in the Valais region of the Swiss Alps
Haut du Cry above the Southern Swiss town of Sion
Fresh snow at the ski resort of Thyon 2000 in the Southern Swiss Alps
Fresh snow on the trees and the Bernese Alps in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
View of the Mont Noble ski resort from the Thyon ski resort in the southern swiss alps
Haut du Cry above the Southern Swiss towns of Conthey and Sion
The small ski resort of Mont Noble above the village of Nax in the southern swiss alps
Monochrome of fresh snow on the trees and the ski resort of Nendaz in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
Ski slopes in the swiss alps on a bright sunny winter's day
Fresh snow on the trees and the Bernese Alps in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
Fresh snow on the trees and the Swiss alps in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
An Ancient Stone Age two-handled bowl from 6,000 years ago, found in Sicily. Isolated against a white background
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 17: Tutankhamun's magnificent golden death mask at the Tutankhamun exhibition :  December 17, 2013 in Geneva Switzerland
Fresh snow on the trees and the Swiss alps in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
The mountain called the Sex Noir in the southern swiss alps, in winter.
Fresh snow on the trees and the Swiss alps in the background in the Valais Canton of southern Switzerland
Snow in the mountains under a deep blue sky, in the Swiss Alps
The ski resort of Thyon 2000 in the southern Swiss Alps
Capital of a Corinthian Column with acanthus decoration in the pronaos of an Ancient Roman Temple in Nimes, France
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 17: Tutankhamun's death mask in profile at the Tutankhamun exhibition :  December 17, 2013 in Geneva Switzerland
light 2-seater aircraft in red and orange.  Isolated on against a white background
The Mont Gond in the Southern Swiss Alps
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
A female crossbill in a pine tree in the mountains
The Sex Noir above Sion in the southern swiss alps
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
The Oldenhorn above the Tsanfleuron Glacier close to the Diablerets Glacier and ski resort
Twin place paragliders taking off over a valley with a dramatic backdrop of mountains
Haut du Cry above the Southern Swiss towns of Conthey and Sion
Atmospheric image of mist over Lake Geneva in Switzerland.
Snow cannons in operation on a ski slope at the start of the season
Petit Muveran (l) and Grand Muveran (r) above the Rhone Valley in the Valais region of the Swiss Alps
A woman hiking on a path in the mountains in the Fall, with glaciers and snow covered peaks in the background
Stone house in the mountains with mountain spirit carved from wood on the walls. In the southern Swiss Alps
Ruins covered in old man's beard in a vineyard in the fall, in the mountains
Dent Blanche (l) and the Matterhorn (r) with the first snow of the season in the Swiss Alps
Dent Blanche (l) and the Matterhorn (r) framed by pines with the first snow of the season in the Swiss Alps
Caux Palace looking out over Montreux and Lake Geneva in Switzerland
Snow and ice on the Taeschhorn above Saas Fee in the Swiss Alps
The 4,000m peak of Weissmies (right) in  the Swiss Alps close to Saas Fee
Dent Blanche (l) and the Matterhorn (r) with the first snow of the season in the Swiss Alps
The mountain village of Caux with the Caux Palace above Montreux and Lake Geneva in Switzerland.
POMPEII, ITALY - MAY 26:  Ancient roman fresco of a partridge eating cherries : May  26, 2013 in Pompeii, Italy
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 17: Ancient egyptian gold statue of the protecting goddess Serket at the Tutankhamun exhibition :  December 17, 2013 in Geneva Switzerland
Snow and ice on the Mischabel group of mountains above Saas Fee in the Swiss Alps. From left to right, Dom and Lenzspitze
An Ancient Stone Age bowl from 8,000 years ago, found in Sicily, decorated with a geometric impressed design. Isolated against a white background
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
The rocky limestone cliffs of the Wetzsteinhorn above the mountain resort of Crans-Montana in the Southern Swiss Alps
View of the mountains covered in fresh snow under blue skies
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