Tag Archives: Travel

Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Nature (and the Marin Headlands)

07 July 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: Mother Nature has been my muse for longer than I have given her deeply-committed thought. As years add to my experiences, a rising level of emotion accompanies … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Travel to San Francisco

23 June 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: “As a child, yearning to leave home and go far away, the image in my mind was of flight – my little self hurrying off alone. The word “travel” did … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Black and White (Train to Berkeley, California)

16 June 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: My small town of Newark, Delaware, USA, has daily Amtrak and freight trains, which are woven into the fabric of the community. A train’s rhythm and syncopation … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Travel (Ode to Ansel Adams)

26 May 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: During my youth travel meant short excursions throughout the East Coast and Canada. In my thirties the unexplored pierced through my veins. The unseen, the unknown, the … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Black and White (Following the Sun to the West and Then to the East)

19 May 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: When I travel by air, I do relish the opportunity to view the world from above. The topography always astounds and shakes my thoughts. I have difficulty … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Macro (and Textures at Hirschman Diggins)

12 May 2014 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: As you explore the above ground archaeology of Northern California, it can be uncanny how easy it is to ignore the small, detailed and barely seen. But … Continue reading

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Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Photo Challenge: Nature (The Tame and the Wild, Part One)

05 May 2014 Lens: I. Colfax, California II. Crystal Hermitage Gardens, Nevada, City, California III. Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, California IV. Point Bonita Lighthouse at Marin Headlands, California Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: If you are … Continue reading

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WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures

28 December 2012 Lens: Let me know which you prefer and why. Pens: WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge is about the way in which 2012 became a reality through an individual’s lens–an individual’s way of seeing their intimate and wider universe. … Continue reading

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WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit

31 August 2012 Lens: Pens: WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge gives me the opportunity to show one of my favorite memories from a spectacular holiday with my teenage grandchildren. The photograph posted in the Lens section is exemplary of the adventure … Continue reading

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Gates and Passages of San Francisco

29 August 2012 Lens: Let me know which is your favorite. Pens: San Francisco’s architecture has a zest for designs that include hand-crafted wrought iron gates, iron doors and metal screens. These goodies are integral to the city’s exterior spaces. … Continue reading

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