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Where in the world is Arthur… a travel photograph guessing game… part 6… (or): I promise this is the last post of photos of incredible greenery and scenery… for a little while…

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Where in the world is Arthur… a travel photograph guessing game… part 4…

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Where in the world is Arthur… a travel photograph guessing game… part 3… (hint); there are many aspects to the area surrounding where I am at this minute…

It looks like that… And that… And that… But other parts look like that… And that… So it’s some of this… Like anywhere you go in this world, there are places around the place you are sleeping. And if you … Continue reading

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Where in the world is Arthur… a travel photograph guessing game… part 1…

Warning! Some photos might be deceptive. I did take them on my latest adventure, and I am not being purposefully misleading. But still… I guess I should mention that I am not in one single location, so much as an … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 9… special tree edition…

Sunlight on a lemon tree. Our eyes are adapted to the light levels of our sun. And all the plants on Earth are adapted to grow in that same sunlight. It is amazing how nature links together in so many … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 3…

How is that for a magical way to examine light and shadow? Or what about this… I could have just done this… Removing the colors seems to draw the focus to the variance of shades of light and shadow… shades … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 2…

Light goes where it will, and where it can’t is the shadow. Light picks out and defines, shade acts as the bass… the low notes. It is a concert, a dance. A tune that entwines in the branches of trees … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 1…

Now and again I am struck by how the simplest truths are often the most profound. Take light and shadow as an example. In this series, I am going to share a lot of rather mundane photos, taken around the … Continue reading

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How to tell if you are on the wrong side of history; a simple visual test… part 3…

If you look at this photo and think to yourself, self, that is some awesome usage of natural materials and land management, and a great way to support the building and paper industries, and so what if my kids will … Continue reading

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Wait, is that a woolly mammoth hiding in the bushes???

No, it isn’t. That is a peppercorn tree. I am doing more of those funny pictures where I take a photo of the moon through a hole in tree foliage, and then use Photoshop to mirror image the photo. I … Continue reading

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