My entry for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week.
Not far from my neighborhood, in a small pedestrian alleyway, there is a wonderful bunch of paintings decorating the wooden fences. The paintings, created by an artistic homeowner for neighbors in the immediate area, memorialize their beloved pets — dogs of all sizes, cats, birds, horses, and even an opossum. The number of pets included keeps growing every year. I’d […]
Huell clearly had a lot of fun in this episode of California’s Gold, originally aired in 2009. I love the idea of taking the time to finally go see those places you’ve always wanted to see; my own list includes the Winchester Mystery House and the Monterey Bay Aquarium. But Huell chooses a couple of spots that I had never […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Autumn Scenes.
May 1976 — This week, I have some very scenic images along with a few so dark that I struggled to make them even visible. But I have to love those difficult photos, taken by my dad, just as much as the others because they’re the sort of pictures I might have shot myself: whitewater and waterfalls under a dark […]
The clouds and the wind kept the rides mostly empty at Denio’s this afternoon. I thought briefly about taking a spin on the Ferris wheel but decided that the opportunity to shoot from so high up wasn’t worth rocking and swaying in the cold, gusty north wind.