Meet me at the station

Last week I went back for another visit to the California State Railroad Museum, hoping to improve on some of the images I shot on my first visit. I’ve struggled with the light conditions; in general the rooms are very dark, but the shadows are punctuated by bright spotlights in the ceiling and daylight coming from large windows at either […]

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Orangevale rocks again

A couple of weeks ago I posted images of a small decorated stone I found on one of my walks through my neighborhood; that was the first time I realized this is a fun thing some groups of people have started doing, often leaving inspirational messages painted on the back of these painted rocks. So when I spotted another brightly […]

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The other side

For yesterday’s Weekly Photo Challenge I shared this image of one of the small decorated rocks I’ve noticed around my neighborhood. Today I had a chance to take a closer look, and I found a message written in felt-tip marker. I’ll definitely be keeping my eyes open for more of these painted stones from now on!

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WPC: Weathered

The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of January 10, 2018. This week, show us the effect of time and the elements. On walks around my neighborhood in the past few months I’ve been noticing small decorated stones left in random places, like outside the door of the local CVS Pharmacy or at the corner of a busy […]

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Birds on a wire

It could be that after last night’s downpour, these pigeons are hoping to dry out their damp feathers. It might also be that they are waiting for the nice lady down the street to put out a pile of food.  But who knows — maybe the birds are just enjoying this morning’s warm sunshine.

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