Black and White – Foggy II

Continuing with the outing into the local fog we came across this barn and several different fence lines. While one photo appears to be more soft and flat the other has two dimensional… Continue reading

Black and White – Foggy I

My son and I spent some hours out in a very thick fog several days ago. I knew the images would be great for Black and White photography and instead of cutting through… Continue reading

Christmas Eve – Quiet Cottage

   We begin with this cottage painted by the artist Thomas Kincade, who passed away this year. He was known as one of the best-selling artists of his day for his romantic classical portrayal of homes and… Continue reading

Waiting for St. Nicholas

In the days waiting for St. Nicholas to arrive we prepared the Christmas tree with decorations and set upon the fireplace mantel  familiar St. Nicholas and Santa Claus figures. Then it was time… Continue reading

Guess ?- Who am I

Guess? – Who am I ? This is the side of a burl on a tree. What do you think it looks like?  Are there any features that you can point to that may… Continue reading

Candy Canes – Christmas Cheer

Children both young and old find Candy Canes delightful. You can imagine lips smacking and tongues slurping all day long on such large Candy Canes as these.  Just don’t let Santa’s Reindeers get here… Continue reading

Deer Abound- Christmas Globe -2012

Deer Abound – Just spent a nice weekend at my folks cottage helping to decorate the Christmas tree with them and our family.  After finishing dinner our son and I both noticed this… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate

Delicate : This is a “Remnant” of a Fall flower in the process of going to seed. Taken using flash photography. Photograph copyrighted by Jean-Bernard Cabana   (c)  2012.


All Things Hobbit – All Things Tolkien  THE HOBBIT (a small review) The story has long been  pleasing child and adult for over 70 years – Gandalf and Bilbo Baggins And it was this… Continue reading

Black & White – Redwoods I

Redwoods in Black & White ; photos from a trip several years ago to Yosemite National Park and various Redwood forests of California. Hope you enjoyed Redwood II and were just waiting for… Continue reading