Week 19 – Mother’s Day

The Week:  It was Mother’s Day and we went to Toledo Botanical Gardens to talk a walk on a beautiful day.  I had been here before on Week 11 with my Canon A-1 and Polypan F 50. Here’s a picture of my Mom and Dad. The Camera and the Film:  I’m infatuated with my Canon…

Week 25 – Polaroid 420 with Fuji FP100C

Week 25 was a mixed bag. Halfway through the pack of film, the tabs got all cattywampus and the rollers got badly coated with chemicals. However, I was happy with the few shots I was able to get. Memphis is the home to the National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel, the site of…

Downtown Dayton (Ohio), Now With Special Parking

I enjoy walking around downtown Dayton, Ohio, especially in the Oregon District. I grew up just south of the city. I remember my Grandma taking me downtown on the bus every Saturday for lunch when I was a kid. There was a lot more happening downtown in those days. But as a photographer who enjoys taking…

Goodbye Spring Welcome Summer ( Officially )

My 20th roll i decided to spend it on a morning visit to Profitis Ilias and especially to an abandoned villa.      I started my trip early in the morning to get some nice light! As i was getting away from the little villages that surround the area and i was getting more into the…

Week 23 & 24 – Bonnaroo 2013

Again this year, now our seventh in a row, we attended the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. It’s a 9 hour drive from Tulsa to Nashville, where we stay the first night in a hotel, then another hour down to Manchester the first morning of the festival, where we set up our…

Cattle call

There is something to be said for prowling with the cattle in and around small town America. Sure, the coyotes might be howling, the cowboys might be browned like fairies from hanging around the prairies, and the mesas might look like bubble wrap, but the countryside still has its own call. Wouldn’t it be just…