Steel & Lace

This quote describes perfectly how I felt taking this picture standing right under the Eiffel Tower.

“I like The Eiffel Tower because it looks like steel and lace.”

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The Future is Now

“Welcome to 2018, the future is now”

image by peoniesandplaces

Taken at the David Zwirner Gallery:  https://www.davidzwirner.com



Paris at Midnight

This was my favorite moment of 2017.

“You know, I sometimes think, how is anyone ever gonna come up with a book, or a painting, or a symphony, or a sculpture that can compete with a great city.

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Photo op -1

For those few awesome folks who have seen my other Photo op posts, I say thank you very much for your interest. I will also explain why this particular Photo op is named so peculiarly and why there’s no actual photo in it. 388 more words

Backyard Biology

Great Kiskadee, Alamo, Texas.

The day after Christmas we went to the wild bird feed store and picked up a sack of our favorite mix.  Charlie, the cardinal, looked brilliant but lonely and hungry out by the fence in back, in the single digit temperatures, the frost and the snow.  126 more words

Connecting To The Natural World

Photo Op 16

Surprisingly, this appears to be my first fall photo op post. I say surprisingly not only because of the large number of fall pictures I’ve taken over the years but also because of my lack of photo activity during this fall season. 45 more words

Photo op 15

With the biggest cold front of the year on its way to my part of the world, I thought I’d deal with it through denial. Instead of a picture of snow and ice I have this pic taken a couple summers ago.