Bamberg, Germany

April 6th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | Flowers | Germany - (Comments Off)
4-5577 more local color

Bamberg, Germany  March 27, April 1 & April 6, 2012   This post shows photos I shot on three different walking tours of old Bamberg.  All of these are within 2 miles of my hotel.  The streets, like downtown Boston, gradually turn in various directions so sometimes it is hard knowing where you are facing, …
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Bamberg, Germany

April 1st, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | Germany - (Comments Off)
2-5549 Hotel Facade

Bamberg, Germany, March 25, 2012.   There was a time when getting on an airplane to travel somewhere was exciting and a thrill.  I got that out of my system over 30 years ago.  Today, my idea of travel is throwing my camera gear in the truck, then driving somewhere in the great American southwest. …
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Zzyzx, CA.

February 17th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | California | Museums | Photography | Prehistoric Man | United States of America | Universities - (Comments Off)
3-Zzyzx Reflecting Pool

February 11, 2012 Thousands of people drive between Barstow, California and Las Vegas, Nevada every day along Interstate 15.  On your way north a few miles before Baker, CA the exit sign says “Zzyzx Road”.  Many people I talk to have no idea what is there, have never bothered to get off the freeway to …
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Aaron’s Black & Whites

February 15th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | California | Uncategorized - (Comments Off)

These are some recent photos my son Aaron took then converted to black and white. Aaron has an educational background in the graphic arts. This and a lot of practice has made him into an excellent photographer.  Once he is my age he will have a far better portfolio than I have now.  More of …
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Watertown, NY

February 15th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | Parks | Uncategorized - (Comments Off)
1-5345 Civil War memorial Watertown

Feb 3, 2012 Unlike the last post named Watertown, this one really has photos of Watertown in it. Friday we did what we call a “pack & wrap” at work.  Nothing else was left to do & we got out early.  I had the car for the rest of the day so I decided to …
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Austin, Texas

January 20th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | Texas - (Comments Off)
1-5006 Goddess of Liberty Texas Capitol Bldg

This will be the first of at least two more posts of my visit to Austin, Texas.  This visit was on Saturday January 14, 2012. I got to Jonathan & Rebecca’s place early.  Rebecca’s sister lives in Austin and their mother was driving down from Dallas later on so we had plans to get together …
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Balboa Park, San Diego

January 11th, 2012 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | California | Parks | United States of America - (Comments Off)
2-4598 California tower from Alcazar garden

Time and events have gotten away from me.  In early November I had my 2nd cataract successfully removed with a lens implant taking its place.  The necessity of using a contact lens to balance out my vision ceased with that operation.  Now I only wear glasses for close up work, reading and the computer.  I …
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Latest Photos – part 2

June 23rd, 2011 | Posted by Steve in Buildings | California | Mono Lake | Trains - (Comments Off)

I keep a lot of my older photos on my laptop.  These are mostly photos I have never printed because somehow they didn’t satisfy me at the time.  While I am on the road this gives me an opportunity to experiment with them to see what I can do. This photo is a perfect example.  I shot it …
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8-Pacific Elec car San Pedro B&W AA effect2415

Hello all, This is a larger email to cover a couple of months of sending nothing out. I have been in and out of town often since my last message over 3 months ago, and unfortunately too busy to think about photography much.  During one trip home, Aaron, Jacob & I had an afternoon together on …
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