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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge ~ The Tea House Goddess

A most unusual tea house. For other participant’s entries in Sally’s mobile photography challenge, today is challenger’s choice, click here. Photo taken with an iPhone 6Plus, Camera+, with edits and conversion to monochrome done back in the native camera.  

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The Sunday Traveler Goes Angular in Playa del Carmen

Tying in to the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge, for a Sunday Traveler Quick Shot.  Photo taken in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

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Phoneography Challenge~The Art of a Sculpture

Part of a wonderful sculpture at the Hyatt Embarcadero, in San Francisco, California Sculpture by Charles O. Perry, titled Eclipse. Take a trip over to Lens and Pens by Sally for additional entries in this week’s Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler: Reno Revisited

A standing (no pun intended) piece of art outside the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno. The exhibit I went to see, Doris Duke’s Shangri La, Architecture Landscape and Islamic Art, was very interesting, and well curated. I’ve read a bit more … Continue reading

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Mother and Child

Happy Mother’s Day. It is at times like this that I realize the incredible weight of being a mother.  The responsibility and care necessary to feed the blooms that you have brought into this world, to care for them tenderly, … Continue reading

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C is for…

…Chacmool A pre-Columbian sculpture always shown in this reclining position with its head turned, having a bowl on its abdomen. The figures were first noted in the 9th century AD in the valley of Mexico and the Yucatan Peninsula. The … Continue reading

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Phoneography Challenge: Sculpture In The Round

We stayed at the Oakland (California) Marriott over the weekend. This wrought iron sculpture in their restaurant  has always fascinated me. *Travel tip: the Oakland Marriott is much less expensive than those in San Francisco, and a BART station is right … Continue reading

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