The stern faces, crisp uniforms, shiny buttons, and daunting weapons – guarding the world is serious business. They are a perfect model for a photo shoot – no cheesy grins – just a stone cold stare. A collection of my best military photos from around the world.
Beijing next to Tienanmen Square
Tomb of General Artigas, father of Uruguay’s independence movement in Montevideo
Athens Military get relief in the shade
Royal Guard in Copenhagen
Thailand Military dressed in crisp white uniforms.
The Swiss Guard keep strict watch over the Vatican
Military still guards the bombed out Holiday Inn in Beirut.
A guard watches over the entrance to Valetta, Malta
I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.