Archive for November, 2008

California Dreamin’

We’ll be in the air in just a few hours, en route to the sporadically-annual Thanksgiving family reunion in Monterey. The weather’s looking anywhere from iffy to lousy (with a touch of cold but good?) — but it will seem glorious regardless.  There’s nothing quite like getting together with far-flung family for holidays, and even [...]

Art is subjective

I can’t explain what it is about this image that pulls me so strongly… I don’t work in black and white enough, I don’t think — cuz when it works, it’s awesome.

No matter how early, I’m always too late

I’ve been waiting and waiting for some morning fog, so I can get out and shoot… and I was thrilled Thursday morning when I looked outside and saw that we were socked in. Quickety splickety, I was out the door in the dark, leaving Dear Husband in charge of Adorable Child and the bus…  and [...]

Playing Tag

Dyre at Dyre42 “tagged” me.  First time that’s happened (I think) in all the years I’ve had the blog — so of course I have to play. Here are the rules of the game: 1. Link to the person who tagged you. 2. Post the rules on your blog. 3. Write six random things about [...]

Light play in the forest

Still not feeling particularly political — so I’ve just been hiking around in the woods a lot. Came across this little sapling in George Bush Park: Those brilliantly colored leaves caught my eye already, but I wanted to enhance them further — so I fired a remote strobe from about 10′ to the bottom left [...]