Friday, April 30, 2010

Skywatch Friday, Season 4, Episode 42

Lake Champlain Boat Launch
Westport NY

"“I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore. . . ."
~William Butler Yeats

More photos of Season 4 Episode 42 at Skywatch Friday



"A good photographer can make you look incredible,
even when you're not feeling very sexy."
~Cindy Margolis

More interpretations of Sexy at Photo Friday

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Sepia Scenes #81


"Bring the tulip and the rose,
While their brilliant beauty glows."
~Eliza Cook

More interpretations of Sepia Scenes #81 at Sepia Scenes


My Buddy

"Turn your head look right out
None of these faces matter"
~Yeah Yeah Yeahs

More interpretations of Face at Thursday Challenge

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Wordless Wednesday - April 28th

Watery Wednesday #85

Chapel Pond
Keene, NY

An old pond
A frog jumps in
The sound of water
~ Basho, Matsuo

More photos for "Watery Wednesday" at Watery Wednesday #85

Outdoor Wednesday #68

Seward House
Auburn NY

Secretary of State William H. Seward reached agreement with Russia to purchase the territory of Alaska for $7.2 million, a deal roundly ridiculed as "Seward's Folly".

"I can see Russia from my backyard..."
~Sarah Palin


Onondaga Lake
Bench on the West Shore Trail

"When we heal the earth, we heal ourselves."
~David Orr

More interpretations of Environment at Lens Day

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Red Tulips


"What the heck are girls walking around
in Dutch outfits selling tulips...
what do they have to do with the brand?."
~Martha Stewart

More interpretations of Red at Ruby Tuesday

Tall – Short

Logan Monument
Auburn, New York

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Monday, April 26, 2010

Yellow Tulip

First Tulips

"Life isn't a tiptoe through the tulips.."
~Shannon Hoon

More interpretations of Monday #66 at MellowYellowBadge


Dark-eyed Junco

"Character is what a man is in the dark."
~Dwight L. Moody

More interpretations of Dark at Moody Monday

Blue Mailbox

Adirondack Post Office

"The post office has a great charm at one point of our lives.
When you have lived to my age,
you will begin to think letters are never worth
going through the rain for."
~Jane Austen

More interpretations of Post Office at

Sunday, April 25, 2010


Pine Siskin

"God gives every bird its food,
but He does not throw it into its nest."
~J.G. Holland

More interpretations of Awesome at

Scenic Sunday #93

Ausable River

"We never know the worth of water till the well is dry."
~Thomas Fuller

More interpretations of Scenic Sunday #93 at Scenic Sunday

Shadow Shot Sunday #100

Sun Shadow

"Beauty... is the shadow of God on the universe."
~Gabriela Mistral

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Today's Flowers # 90


"Nature will not be admired by proxy."
~Winston Churchill

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Macro Flowers Saturday #7


"The tulip and the butterfly
Appear in gayer coats than I: "
~Isaac Watts

More interpretations of Macro Flowers Saturday at Macro Flowers Saturday badge 2

Saturday, April 24, 2010


City Hall Reflected

"Because if I don't know my lines,
I really don't know what I'm doing."
~Christopher Walken

More interpretations of Lines at Unique’s Photo Challenge



"An artist's sphere of influence is the world."
~Carl Maria von Weber

More interpretations of Sphere at Macroday



"It is hard to understand addiction unless you have experienced it."
~Ken Hensley

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Friday, April 23, 2010

Skywatch Friday, Season 4, Episode 41

Syracuse NY

More photos of Season 4 Episode 41 at Skywatch Friday


"Sunshine came softly..."

More interpretations of Sunshine at Photo Friday

Thursday, April 22, 2010

4/21/10 - Window Views and doors too!

Theodore Willard Case's Laboratory
Behind his home, the former Willard Mansion, now the Cayuga Museum.
Theodore Willard Case is credited with inventing "talking pictures."

More interpretations at Window Views...and Doors, Too!

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Wordless Wednesday - April 21st

More photos at Wordless Wednesday for April 21th

Watery Wednesday #84

Gillie Lake

"A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. 
It is earth's eye;
looking into which the beholder measures
the depth of his own nature. "
~Henry David Thoreau

More photos for "Watery Wednesday" at Watery Wednesday #84

Outdoor Wednesday #67

Happy Earth Day 2010

"There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. 
We are all crew."
~Marshall McLuhan

More photos for “Outdoor Wednesday” at

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Red trillium

Stinking Benjamin

"How strange that Nature does not knock,
and yet does not intrude!"
~Emily Dickinson

More interpretations of Red at Ruby Tuesday

Wet – Dry

Eastern Skunk Cabbage

"I feel like a wet seed wild in the hot blind earth."
~William Faulkner

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Monday, April 19, 2010


All-Night Diner

"The diner is everybody's kitchen."
~Richard Gutman

More interpretations of Nostalgic at Moody Monday

Mellow Yellow Monday #65

Yellow Adirondack Chairs

"People buy a chair,
and they don't really care who designed it."
~ Arne Jacobsen

More interpretations of Monday #65 at MellowYellowBadge

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Eastern Skunk Cabbage

Symplocarpus foetidus

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Today's Flowers # 89

Grape Hyacinth

"Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits."
~Carl Sandburg

More interpretations of Today's Flowers # 89 at


First Pair

"Art is like baby shoes.
When you coat them with gold,
they can no longer be worn."
~John Updike

More interpretations of Shoes at

Scenic Sunday 92

Spring Meandering

"We definitely have a plan in mind,
but at the same time,
maybe things will meander,
and we're open to that, too."
~Craig Thomas

More interpretations of Scenic Sunday #92 at Scenic Sunday