False Gharials And Fly River Turtles… Floating 

How excited was I to read on Saturday that the Weekly Photo Challenge assignment (yep, I never seem to do it on a Friday) was to interpret “afloat” to the best of our abilities? Very, and I’ll tell you why… We were headed to the Los Angeles zoo yesterday because it was a beautiful spring… Continue reading False Gharials And Fly River Turtles… Floating 

Blur – What comes into focus when other things go fuzzy

Even though I’ve been busy doing the A to Z Challenge, I still wanted to feed my newest addiction – the Weekly Photo Challenge. This past Friday’s assignment was to find beauty in a blur. I immediately had a photo in mind to share:   These are the new flowers on the remains of my… Continue reading Blur – What comes into focus when other things go fuzzy

Ephemeral – In the sky and on the ground

Yep, I’m addicted. Damn photo challenges! This past Friday’s photo challenge was to capture something ephemeral. I think with photography you are always trying to capture the ephemeral – snapping a moment that you’re afraid your aging brain might forget. Or, a moment so beautiful that you know no matter how good the picture is, it… Continue reading Ephemeral – In the sky and on the ground

Fresh Spring Blooms in Southern California

Not ready for prime time rose...

Spring is in full swing here in Southern California…actually, the scary thing is that it has been here since late February.  I don’t like that one bit, but I do like the colors that have sprung up over the past few weeks. Definitely things I like to see and  they make me appreciate the time… Continue reading Fresh Spring Blooms in Southern California

Orange is the New…

All signs point to...

Challenge. Weekly Photo Challenge that is, on WordPress.  They (you know, the experts) say if you paint your kitchen a shade of this color, people will be more likely to partake of your vittles. Depending on the shade, it can also be calming…or energizing. It’s a very versatile color, as you’ll see it pop up… Continue reading Orange is the New…