Tag Archives: historical sites
Posted on11. May, 2011 by Anthony.
During a recent project photographing Christ Church in Philadelphia for a virtual tour we were fortunate to be able to take some time to capture a few extra 360 degree scenes including this one taken of the burial grounds in the backyard of Christ Church. Christ Church and its Burial Ground receives 250,000 tourist visitors […]
Posted on10. Dec, 2010 by Anthony.
Just outside the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway in Jim Thorpe, PA music, mechanics and whimsy all played in harmony during a recent visit from the Grand Master Concert Band Organ. This 8000lb automatic musical instrument is capable of over 3000 tunes. It was built over 5 years by American and European craftsmen and is made […]
Posted on01. Sep, 2008 by Carole.
After climbing up the 217 steps of Old Barney, we reached the light tower of the lighthouse. The staircase up to the top was narrow, which made it a little tricky to climb with our camera equipment, but it was well worth it. We thought this tiny room which held the light for the lighthouse […]
Posted on31. Aug, 2008 by Carole.
Barnegat Lighthouse, also known as Old Barney, is a well known landmark of the Jersey Shore. It’s is the second tallest lighthouse in the United States and the current structure was built in 1857-58. The lighthouse is open to the public and for a nominal donation visitors can climb to the top of Old Barney […]
Posted on29. Aug, 2008 by Carole.
South Jersey is home to some great beaches, including the beaches on Long Beach Island. The Samurai had a chance to visit Barnegat, NJ and see Barnegat Lighthouse on a beautiful August day! This is the first 360 degree image of a series we are posting. Enjoy exploring the inlet and the lighthouse with us […]
Posted on01. Aug, 2008 by Carole.
In April the Samurai had a virtual tour assignment in the Margate area, and even though it was off season, we had to stop and see Lucy the Elephant. While there, we took the time to capture images of this one of a kind historical site. Lucy is a great attraction to stop and visit […]