Weekly Photo Challenge: Bridge-My fascination with the Brooklyn Bridge began many years ago when my brother gave me David McCullough’s The Great Bridge. Up until then, I associated history with school textbooks and read little of it once out of university. This story was so fascinating and well-written that I was reading the book on my lunch breaks at … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Bridge
Serendipity-Sometimes, I go out and about with a specific sightseeing and/or photography goal in mind. Other times, things just happen! The other day, I took afternoon tea at the St. Regis. While I was making inroads on the delicious sandwiches, scones, and pastries, I opened the book that is one of my ‘bibles’ for Florence, An Art … Continue reading Serendipity
Weekly Photo Challenge: It IS Easy Being Green!-Photo challenges like this one make the endless photo cataloguing worthwhile - I could search my catalogue for photos with keyword green. The challenge was limiting myself to a small selection and seeing if I could avoid plant photos (almost!).
Weekly Photo Challenge: The Road Taken-A mild, sunny December day, a geocaching power trail, a 20-kilometer walk along the towpath and a watery road taken - the Canal de la Robine near Narbonne, France. It seemed every bend showed us another lovely view, even after sunset.