Monthly Archives: August 2014

Stargazer Lily

Does anyone else besides me think of strawberries when they look at this flower?

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Shall we play a game?

Who can tell me where that line comes from? 😉    

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Wordless Wednesday – The really blue Blue Morpho

F 5.6 – 1/125 – ISO 100 – 100mm – Canon 5D Mark III

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Through the window – west 44th st.

We arrived very early into NYC and as per their plot to make travelers even more uncomfortable than the cramped flights they were just on, the hotel said our room wouldn’t be ready for another few hours.  So we left … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday – The not so blue Morpho

The Blue Morpho is a brilliantly blue butterfly that I have had the fortune to photograph many times.  This one was photographed in Key West, Florida at the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory – you can view it’s lovely … Continue reading

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A Moment of Peace

It has been a difficult week in the world.  Wars, persecutions, dangerous flooding, celebrities that we have known and loved for all if not most of our lives have passed away suddenly, and there has been violence and riots.  It … Continue reading

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1905 Reo

The REO Motor Car Company was a Lansing, Michigan based company that produced automobiles and trucks from 1905 to 1975. At one point the company also manufactured buses on its truck platforms. REO was founded by Ransom E. Olds during … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday with Big Blue

This charming fellow (gal?) sauntered up to me when I was visiting the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic park in Grand Cayman in 2012.  They are amazing and beautiful creatures and also critically endangered; only found on this island.  It’s like … Continue reading

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The Phantom of the Opera

I’ve seen this show once  (with seats right under the chandelier – woo hoo), the movie once, and the original Lon Chaney non-musical movie once.  The songs from this show are wonderful.  To show you how much this show has … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – August Supermoon

   

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