Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Anything to do with boats. All the photos in this photo essay are from my travels near and far. 26th Century BCE – 1st century BCE: Ancient Egypt Modern Egypt: Today the Nile teems with cruise ships alongside fellucas (open air sailing boats with no cabins), fishing vessels […]Read More CFFC: Boats Through the Ages
Cee’s topic for her Fun Foto Challenge this week is anything to do with cars and trucks.Read More CFFC: Cars & Trucks
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is anything painted.Read More CFFC: Painting of Many Kinds, Times & Places
The topic of Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is door/drawer/cabinet knobs & handles. Knobs and handles are things we usually take for granted, much less notice, although during this COVID-19 pandemic, we are very wary of them! How many hands have touched them and how unclean are they?! Even so, there are knobs and […]Read More CFFC: Knock, Knock!
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week has the topic one single flower, so I am combining it with her FOTD for today. Oh, the things I can do…with one single flower! This is a zinnia in my garden. I made several modifications using my SnapSeed app. Original photo taken with my Samsung S7 smart phone […]Read More FOTD/CFFC: One Single Zinnia
I downloaded an app called “SnapSeed” on my cellphone camera a few months ago when our camera club was planning to host a special guest who was going to tell us about all its features. Meanwhile, he said for us to “play around with it.” Then the coronavirus lockdown happened so we never had the […]Read More FOTD: Experimenting with a Lily
For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge with the topic Murals and Graffiti, I have a wealth of photos in my archives, because I love photographing public artwork! I include here a sampling of each location. Note that I have blogged about most of these places before, so there will be some duplicates. Tucumcari, New Mexico: A town […]Read More CFFC: Murals
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week has the topic Anything Man-made.Read More CFFC: Made by Humans
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week continues with the senses. This week it is the sense of smell. Swan noses are two thin parallel slits on their bills. Cows smell the grass and feed they eat. Cats’ noses… smell everything they encounter as they explore anything new…. …a birthday cake or …someone’s jacket. Cats are […]Read More CFFC: What Noses Smell
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge continues exploring the senses; this week it is tasting. We have 5 basic type of tastes registered by our taste buds: bitter, salty, sour, sweet and savory. Sometimes fat is considered a 6th taste. The American diet contains a lot of processed foods, which add salt to them – salt is […]Read More CFFC: Yummy!!!