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The Sunday Traveler ~ Paris, Notre Dame, Inside

Notre Dame, the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Paris; construction began in 1163, everything else you can find in Wikipedia, so I won’t go there, but I did want to stress the age of this incredible church. As the Sunday … Continue reading

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Monday Photo Minimalism ~ Deconstructing The Kiss

Rodin’s The Kiss. Being in the Rodin Museum in Paris gave me an opportunity to try to ratchet down photographically to the essence of this sculpture. As a whole, it is absolutely stunning But to take away from the whole, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Inspiration in Art

Inspiration for me is found in art; paintings, sculptures, architecture, and of course photography. These sculptures are on an outside wall of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Rounding a corner and seeing this, with the afternoon sun providing the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Half Sculpture Half Water

This week it’s all about two clear halves in a composition in the WPC. Splitting the photo in half when framing your shot, either vertically, horizontally or diagonally. Better than splitting hairs.

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The Sunday Traveler~Courtyards of Honolulu Museum of Art

Walking in to the Honolulu Museum of Art is a bit unusual in that one walks into courtyards in a tropical climate, heavy with humidity the day I visited, and feel transported to other worlds. Bertram Goodhue, a New York … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

An object of inspiration on the rooftop of San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art.

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Project 365, Day 230; The Mermaid’s Arm

I will slowly introduce you to the mermaid who dwells above the bar of The Seahorse Lounge at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. We had cocktails here every evening, and I fell in love with her.

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Project 365, Day 228; Gabriel

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Travel Theme: Night

I was out on a cafe veranda last night at Caesars Palace for a fireworks display. I looked over to see a Roman chariot racing off into the night. A post to take part in Ailsa’s weekly photo challenge. http://wheresmybackpack.com/2012/07/06/night/

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Project 365, Day 160; The Mermaid

A favorite mermaid in my collection, but not until today, when I took the photo, did I look to see what she is gazing upon in her hands. Photo taken using iPhone 4s, Snapseed, and ArtistaOil

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