Tag Archives: Boston

Back to Black and White – Part 1

It’s been a week now and I’m moving around better but steps are still rough – and slow going.  So it’s still throw back time on the blog here.  Today it’s black and white architectural images that I really like… … Continue reading

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Boston Frosty

Boston along with a big chunk of the Midwest and east coast is very frosty right now!  But this is the kind of frosty we’d all much rather have; a warm summer day and a cool delicious sweet treat.  I … Continue reading

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Whiter Shade of Pale

Well, that was the song that this subway musician was playing on the Harvard line.  As soon as I pulled this photo up the song popped right into my head.  I wonder if he is still playing underground or hopefully … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The Fountain

(Boston Common color image. Click on photo to see it larger)

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A different kind of street photography in Boston

I don’t recall where I was going when it struck me that the Copley MBTA station we had used almost every day we were in Boston was quite interesting.  So if it looks good – shoot it!  It was while … Continue reading

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500 Boylston

Right now Boston is probably right there with me in saying enough already with the cold!  This photo in it’s original color was featured here.  I decided to infuse the image with a certain amount of coldness by making it … Continue reading

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Back to Boston – AllSaints Spitalfields Reworked

I’m going back down memory lane this week to my Boston 8/2013 trip and experimenting with images; they will all be monochrome or close to it.  This shop with all of the antique Singer sewing machines in it still grabs … Continue reading

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Back to Boston

A few scenes from our trip to Boston back in August of 2013.  A dear friend sent me a picture taken a couple of days ago of one of these areas; let’s just say it didn’t look quite the same … Continue reading

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2013 in review

Why is it that when we start a new year it feels like everything is so far away – so yet to come.  But when it’s the end of the year we find ourselves wondering where did it all go? … Continue reading

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Simplify a seagull

As you can see by the screen shot below this picture of a seagull in the Boston Harbor was edited using the Topaz Labs Simplify 4 plug in.  This time I used the sketch effect – pastel preset to convert … Continue reading

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