Category Archives: Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday: Vaillac Brook

Two of my faithful followers (Ogee and Vicki) have requested some follow-up photos from my trip to France in April 2002. Very well, I’m happy to comply.  I made this one within a half-hour’s drive of the meadow that I … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Salamanca silhouettes

A little more than eight years ago, my work took me to Spain. On a foggy morning in early March in Salamanca, the site of the first Spanish university, I was up at dawn to get an early start for … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Remembering the rhinos

It’s been a while since I’ve done a flashback post; as I wait for more signs of an early spring, it seems a worthy endeavor. One of my last assignments before my retirement was to Uruguay. Exactly six years ago … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Moeraki marvels

For today’s flashback, let me take us back a bit over 12 years ago, to the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island and a truly magic place, the like of which I’ve never seen anywhere else. There are many … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: A Guinness, a glen, and gorse

On this first of May, I’ve been looking through my archives for memories I’ve made on this date in bygone times. Fifteen years ago I found myself in Ireland with a colleague. Work was finished for the day and we … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Fern fronds unfolding

Back in  2008 (actually August eighth, so it was 08/08/08, if you’re into numerology), I found myself in Canberra, Australia, and a friend and I paid a visit to the wonderful Botanical Gardens there. As luck would have it, there … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Street play

Shortly after I purchased my first serious camera, a Pentax Spotmatic, while studying in Berlin, I learned from a fellow student how to make a black & white print in the modest darkroom that was available in the student dormitory … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Memorable moth

I was talking the other day with fellow photographer Steve Gingold, who recently re- posted a photo that he’d presented back when his website was quite new, to share with folks who had joined him later and likely hadn’t seen … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Flash-frozen

I have been known, on several occasions, to post mid- and late-winter flashbacks of warmer times to try to dispel the bleak doldrums of seasons of extended cold. While I am in no way eager to time-warp ahead past what’s … Continue reading

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Flashback “Friday:” The Sentinel

Yes, I know it’s no longer Friday. In order to compensate for my having published a Silly Saturday post yesterday, I’m presenting this one today to balance out the dichotomy and to appease the Fates of Chronology. I’ve been searching … Continue reading

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