Category Archives: Travel Stuff

Accounts of places we’ve visited

Back to the Big Boy Camera

A funny thing happened to me last week when I visited the Volcano National Park . . . I discovered I am vain. Yup! Me, vain.  I know what’s you’re thinking . . .  “What’s he got to be vain … Continue reading

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Surfing – Part 1

So, here’s another thing I’ll probably never do: surfing.  The sport does have an attraction for me . . . because of photography. This was the case last month when we went and sat on a beach and I snapped … Continue reading

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No thoughts Sunday – just canoes

Being Sunday, I had planned a post on philosophy as applied to the real world. More so, my opinion of what is useful and what is not.  The description next to the name of this blog says the following: “Thoughts, … Continue reading

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I was bored . . .

. . . so I played around with a few photos.  As the caption says, that was taken in Yellowstone National Park in 2013.  This next version of it was processed in onOne Effects.

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The Color Version

My Throwback Thursday post was a foray into the world of B&W and I now present the color versions of those photos. That’s ass-backward from my usual process of presenting color photos and then showing various conversions, mostly monochrome. Except … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – 08Dec2016

I occasionally see posts titled “throwback” this or that. As near as my limited intellect allows comprehension of fads or memes, it apparently requires showing something from a time gone by.  Whoa . . . too far back!  How about … Continue reading

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Friendship

In my posts, I occasionally mention my lack of friends . . . and friends usually understand I’m not disavowing our relationship. I say it partly in jest and partly because voicing or exploring closeness to others is uncomfortable, much … Continue reading

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