Tag Archives: Las Vegas

I’ll have a blue Christmas…

F 3.2 – 1/40 – ISO 400 – 35mm – Las Vegas Venetian Christmas Tree

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Oh Christmas Tree…

Oh Christmas tree in front of the Venetian Las Vegas – how lovely are your glass ball lights! (Photos taken December 2014)

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Monochrome Monday – Last Christmas

Las Vegas is bright and glittery even without a holiday but when you factor a big one in like Christmas well the hotels/casinos pull out all the stops.  Go huge or go home is their motto!  This photo of the … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – Viva Las Vegas

Each time I’ve gone to Vegas there has been something new to see and eat, a great show to watch, another mega themed hotel, and interesting people doing interesting things.  I’ve seen it all from the living statues hustling a … Continue reading

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Topaz B&W Effects Review – 8 Key Features to Know About

This plug-in from Topaz is as easy to navigate and use as all of their other programs (see my reviews of their Simplify and Restyle ) but as with any program there are always some key features.  Recently I read … Continue reading

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5Day Photo Challenge Day 3 – Christmas Past

This photo, taken last year around the holiday season, turned out so well that I had to go back and see what it would become for this black and white challenge.  The original – Reflections on the Canal – is … Continue reading

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This is what happens…

When the Princess of Mars is away her minions just go nuts 😉  More about where this machine and many many more of it’s kin is and how much fun we had there later.  It was the cheapest fun we … Continue reading

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With or without you…

The you being color.  In the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas they have a Chihuly glass flower display in the ceiling right outside of the front desks.  Sometimes that area can be a zoo as there are those … Continue reading

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Reflecting on shopping

Vegas has many many ways to separate you from your money.  Besides the obvious, gambling, there is expensive food, shows, cab rides and one of my favorites – shopping!  And as with the levels of hotel rooms, shopping can range … Continue reading

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The wheels on this limo have a point…or two ;)

      Seriously! Is this street legal? It reminds me of something from James Bond where 007’s wheels come out and slash the baddies tires causing them to go off a cliff or something.  And this big SUV limo … Continue reading

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