Monday, June 29, 2009

Skywatch Friday No. 50

Riders on the storm

"It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us;
in joy we face the storm and defy it.”

~ Amelia Barr

More photos of the world wide skies of Skywatch Friday No. 50 at


Oven Toaster

"I have a greater appreciation for kitchen appliances,
having played one.”

~ Anthony Daniels

More interpretations of Electric/Kitchen at

Selected by the Macroday judges as a top three favorite in the 'Electric/Kitchen' challenge. Thank you for this honor.

Sunday, June 28, 2009


"Idleness is to the human mind like rust to iron.”

~ Ezra Cornell

More interpretations of Rusty at Unique’s Photo Challenge

Saturday, June 27, 2009


"The doors we open and close each day
decide the lives we live.”

~ Flora Whittemore

More interpretations of Open at


High Above the Hood

"I believe in America.
I'm one of those silly flag wavers.”

~ Paul Prudhomme

More interpretations of Flag at

The Kids are Alright


"I'm alright
Nobody worry 'bout me”

~ Kenny Loggins

More interpretations of The Kids are Alright at

Friday, June 26, 2009


Truckin’ B&B

"Life is a journey that must be traveled
no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.”

~ Oliver Goldsmith

More interpretations of Debris at Photo Friday

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Thematic Photographic 55 - Cloudy

Summer Storm Clouds

"There's a bright spot in every dark cloud.”

~ Bruce Beresford

More interpretations of Thematic Photographic 55 - Cloudy at Thematic Photographic


Emerson Park

"School's out for summer"

~ Alice Cooper

More interpretations of Summer at Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, June 24, 2009


Offshore Fishing

"There's a fine line between fishing
and just standing on the shore like an idiot.”

~ Steven Wright

More interpretations of Quirky at Lens Day

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Historical - Futuristic

On to Detroit

"Great Scott!”

~ Dr. Emmett Brown

More interpretations of Historical - Futuristic at Two 4 Tuesday

Monday, June 22, 2009


Peaches 'n Cream Hollyhock

"Flowers have an expression of countenance as much as men and animals.
Some seem to smile; some have a sad expression;
some are pensive and diffident;
others again are plain, honest and upright,
like the broad-faced sunflower and the hollyhock.”

~ Henry Ward Beecher

More interpretations of Creamy at


Rave On

"You don't get ulcers from what you eat.
You get them from what's eating you."

~ --Anon

More interpretations of Grumpy at Moody Monday

Sunday, June 21, 2009


"My parents used to take me to the pet department
and tell me it was a zoo."

~ Billy Connolly

More interpretations of Pet at

Saturday, June 20, 2009


Pete Malloy & Jim Reed's LAPD Patrol Car

""Just the facts, ma'am,"

~ Joe Friday

More interpretations of Crime at



""If there's a will, prosperity can't be far behind."

~ W. C. Fields

More interpretations of Backlit at Unique’s Photo Challenge



""Weather forecast for tonight: dark."

~ George Carlin

More interpretations of Dark at

Friday, June 19, 2009

Pool Opening

Winter cover slipped. Dumping its contents into the pool.

The bright sky lifted our disappointment.

More photos of the world wide skies of at


""I don’t want to work
I want to bang on the drum all day."

~ Todd Rundgren

More interpretations of Noisy at Photo Friday

Thursday, June 18, 2009



"Money does not make you happy
but it quiets the nerves."

~ Sean O'Casey

More interpretations of Coin at


""How Sweet It Is!"

~ Jackie Gleason

More interpretations of Sweet at Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, June 17, 2009


Golden Chain Tree

"Everything has its limit
- iron ore cannot be educated into gold."

~ Mark Twain

More interpretations of Gold at Lens Day


Road to Nowhere

"All paths are the same, leading nowhere.
Therefore, pick a path with heart!"

~ Carlos Castaneda

More interpretations of Road at who do you love?

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Fast - Slow



"The team has come along slow but fast."

~ Casey Stengel

More interpretations of Fast-Slow at Two 4 Tuesday

Monday, June 15, 2009


Iron Gate

"Smile, it is the key that fits the lock of everybody's heart."

~ Anthony J. D'Angelo

More interpretations of Lock at

Sunday, June 14, 2009


Casey Park

" I'm goin' out walkin',
walking down through the park"

~ Johnny Winter

More interpretations of Park at



"Up in the mornin and out to school
The teacher is teachin the golden rule"

~ Chuck Berry

More interpretations of School at

Saturday, June 13, 2009



"Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game."

~ Michael Jordan

More interpretations of Play at Unique’s Photo Challenge


"When you can't make them see the light,
make them feel the heat."

~ Ronald Reagan

More interpretations of Light at

Friday, June 12, 2009


Venus Rising

"Nostalgia, the vice of the aged.
We watch so many old movies
our memories come in monochrome."

~ Angela Carter

More interpretations of Monochrome at Photo Friday

Wednesday, June 10, 2009


The Old Grist Mill

"What is more picturesque than the old grist mill
with is ponderous, overshot water wheel?"

More interpretations of Old at Thursday Challenge


Tension before the pitch.

"Athletic competition clearly defines
the unique power of our attitude."

~ Bart Starr

More interpretations of Athletic at Lens Day


School House - Oldest in Essex County

Education is that whole system of human training
within and without the school house walls,
which molds and develops men.

~ W. E. B. Du Bois

More interpretations of Education at who do you love?

Tuesday, June 9, 2009


Keep current with a cold one.

"A good advertisement is one which sells the product
without drawing attention to itself."

~ David Ogilvy

More interpretations of Advertisement at

Rough - Smooth


"If the track is tough and the hill is rough,
THINKING you can just ain't enough!"

~ Shel Silverstein


"If we all tried to make other people's paths easy,
our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on."

~ Myrtle Reed

More interpretations of Rough-Smooth at Two 4 Tuesday

Monday, June 8, 2009


"I'm ..., and I approve this message."

More interpretations of Approving at Moody Monday

Sunday, June 7, 2009

Roadside Scenery

Skaneateles Lake - Rt 41A

"Slow down and enjoy life.
It's not only the scenery you miss by going to fast
- you also miss the sense of where you are going and why."

~ Eddie Cantor

More interpretations of Roadside Scenery at Unique’s Photo Challenge