2009 Best Shots GalleryS

The name of the soldier in the "I love NY" underpants is Spc. Zachery Boyd of Fort Worth, TX, fighting next to Spc. Cecil Montgomery of Many, LA and Jordan Custer of Spokane, WA, center.

2009 Best Shots GalleryS

A front shot of the Hudson River waterlanding, as passengers waited to be rescued.

2009 Best Shots GalleryS

Nothing really impressive happening in this shot of a French aerobatic team. I just love it.

2009 Best Shots GalleryS

This is one of the segments of the Mexico border barrier, running between Yuma, Arizona, and Calexico. It's 15 feet tall, and it can be lifted and repositioned so the dunes don't cover it.