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 […]Read More Square Perspective #31
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 […]Read More Eiffel Tower Perspectives
Here are three perspectives of a spiderweb with raindrops on a succulent plant: Original, black & white, grunge. Becky’s Square Perspectives #29 Jez’ Water Water Everywhere #38Read More Square Perspectives & WWE
This is my favorite in my collection of “mystery” photos. As you will see, perspective is everything. So what do you think this is? (Hint: think of shadows) Let’s see….. a bony hand rising out of water? ^^^^shadow of a child’s fingers reflected on glass? ^ ^^^^^Or…???^^^^^^^^Wait for it…^^^^^^^^You will soon see the entire picture!^^^^^^^^Here […]Read More Shadowy Perspective: Another Mystery Photo!
A castle on a hill…sounds dreamy, doesn’t it? And to us modern tourists, seeing one castle after another on the Rhine River is a dream come true – we admire their beauty and their history. Castles were built not just as residences for royalty, but fortifications against invading enemies. Positioning them on hilltops above a […]Read More Castle Perspectives
On our “Grand European Tour” river cruise last summer, we went through a total of 63 locks! I guess many of them were at night, but we also experienced going down and up in locks quite often in the daytime also. This was my perspective (taken from the balcony of our stateroom) of descending into […]Read More Square Perspective 23: Inside a Lock
Queen Anne’s Lace is a wildflower that grows in a variety of conditions and is found throughout the United States. Many of the white lacy flower heads contain a tiny reddish-purple flower in the middle, but not all have this. It’s interesting to examine Queen Anne’s Lace because looking at it from different viewpoints shows […]Read More Perspectives of a Wildflower
During the lockdown, we took a little jaunt out of metro Chicago and found ourselves in the town of Woodstock, IL. Woodstock is most famous for its historical square in the center of town, dominated by the imposing Woodstock Opera House. It is now used as a theatre and arts center. Here are 2 perspectives […]Read More Perspectives of a Stairway
For Becky’s July Squares 18 with the topic perspective, here is another “mystery photo!” What do you think this is? Scroll down! ^^^^^^^^^^^^keep going!^^^^^^^^almost there!^^^^^^^^one last chance to guess! (it’s easy!!)^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^Here it is!^It is snow from the bottom of my boots!Read More Square Perspective: What Is This?
If you were a bird living in a European urban environment, what would you consider desirable places to perch, or possibly even make a nest? Birds can be found everywhere, but the higher they are, the safer, perhaps. So for Day 17 of Becky’s July Squares: Perspective, I present excellent places to get a bird’s […]Read More Square Perspective: Bird on a Spire?