Category Archives: Places Remembered

Places remembered: Piako River(bank)

I am preparing for another extended (7-week) trip to New Zealand, starting tomorrow.  I’m very excited at the prospect and am eager to see what I’ll be able to share with you.  This scene is one that I photographed in … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Canterbury plains, autumn moon

March 6, 2096.  I’d been working in Greymouth on the northwestern coast of New Zealand’s South Island the previous day and had all day today to cross over to the eastern side via Arthur’s Pass.  This is a wonderful drive … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Aberdeen

More warmth for the winter…  On the job again, this time in November 1993.  Standing on a pier in Aberdeen, on the southern coast of Hong Kong Island, at the edge of the harbor at night, I was looking at … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Naves (revisited)

The day before yesterday I posted a rainbow photo that I made in Naves, France in 1999 and mentioned that another that I’d made at the time wasn’t clear enough to add to the post.  Well, as those who know … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Naves

It’s another very cold and windy day, and I’m still thinking back on warmer ones during my travels.  In April 1999 I found myself in the hills near Naves, in the Corrèze Departement of the Limousin District of France, when … Continue reading

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Dry Falls, revisited

My friend Adrian has asked for a monochrome version of the detail photo that I included in my last post.  I’m only too happy to oblige, and it was great fun to work further with this image.  Thanks for your … Continue reading

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Smoky silhouettes

One leg of our recent road trip took us through the lovely Smoky Mountains National Park in western North Carolina.  We didn’t have time for more than a few brief stops, but I made this shot looking west (more or … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Maymont in November

We’ve just recently returned from a two-week road trip from Omaha to the east coast to visit relatives and friends, a wonderful journey of 4,108 miles.  One of the places we visited was the Maymont Estate in Richmond, Virginia.  The … Continue reading

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Modest might

Not far from our cabin in northern Minnesota lies lovely Itasca State Park.  It was established in 1891 and is Minnesota’s oldest state park.  That is one of the two reasons for its claim to fame; the other is that … Continue reading

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Places remembered: Grand Marais

I remember very well my first trip to Minnesota to meet CD’s family, back in 1971.  A couple of years later I traveled with them to meet relatives who lived in Grand Marais, a town on the North Shore of … Continue reading

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