Friday, October 21, 2016

The wonder of olive wood

These hand made kitchen utensils are made from olive wood. They are absolutely stunning and practically last forever. They can always be bought at the belvedere in Castellammare del golfo, Sicily. They are not expensive and make great an genuine gifts.

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

Cheap thrills

I was much younger then and did not shy away from using a cheap Spiratone fish eye to create unusual effects. I have matured somewhat but I have not lost my desire to experiment. I want to believe that I do these flights of fancy with a more discreet  eye and more taste

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Moon over le Boulevard de Saint Germain

Paris is perhaps the most beautiful city in the world. When you get a full moon, it's magical.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Country Road

The trees reached peak color this past wee. It was the usual splendid show that nature puts out each year. Just wonderful. Too bad that its so ephemeral.

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Vintage cabooses

These cabooses are part of the vintage train cars collection in Honesdale, Pennsylvania the home of American railroads. Here is where the very first trainss ran. These cabooses are being restored at the present time. They are very colorful These images are unretouched out of camera iPhone images.