Square Perspective #31

It is only 8:30 pm CDT here in Chicagoland, so I’m still on time for the LAST (Boo hoo!) day of Becky’s Square Perspectives! Camouflage is nature’s way of helping animals protect themselves. Like this little frog… I couldn’t believe my luck to spy this frog on a crinkly lily pad! At first, I thought […]

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Eiffel Tower Perspectives

One of the most memorable moments of our three days in Paris last June was visiting the Eiffel Tower at dusk – we did not reserve in advance to go up to the top, but it was just as well. They light up the tower in the evening so it was especially beautiful on a […]

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FPQ: Rediscovering My Joys

Fandango’s Provocative Question this week encourages us to look inward, at ourselves. Fandango writes: I saw this question on a site that offers up a bunch of “deep, philosophical” questions and this one intrigued me. It’s about evolution, but not in the context of Darwin’s evolution of the species. It’s more about evolution of the […]

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CFFC: The Golden Spike

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week continues with a series on vehicles that provide transportation, with the theme anything having to do with trains and railroads. Bailey’s Railyard in North Platte, Nebraska is the place to take an elevator to the top of what’s known as the Golden Spike. It isn’t golden and not much […]

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FOTD: CBG

For the next several days, I am going to be posting photos I took this week at Chicago Botanic Gardens for Cee’s FOTD. I went to CBG twice – last Thursday, and again yesterday. Today is a “group shot” – lilies and blazing stars in white, with some allium on lower right. Cee’s FOTD 7/29/20

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LAPC: Autumnal Memories

I guess I’m a bit late on this one, but here it is anyway – Lens-Artists Photo Challenge of the season of autumn. Autumn means… Fall colors and even some flowers Halloween And my favorite: family time at Thanksgiving

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