Tag Archives: New Jersey

Color My World… A “Retrospectic” Snippet

  Exposure, lighting, shadows and geometry. The “algorithm” of the digital camera and the “mind” of the observer. That and more,  all play a part in what we ‘see’ in an image. In this case a glimpse back ten years from our … Continue reading

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“Great Scott!” er… SPOT – Jupiter Collides with EARTH!

I dreamed that the Earth was being threatened by Jupiter’s “Great Red Spot!”  …No, that’s not really true, not even the dream part.  BUT, the clouds above do look a little like planet Jupiter’s atmosphere with its “Great ‘Red’ Spot,” just above and behind the … Continue reading

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15 MPH

  11/3/16 Site of a local pheasant hatchery for early to mid twentieth century hunters is where we occasionally walk Sandy Paws, our now 13 year old Shih-tzu. She has never exceeded the speed limit. As usual, click on the image for a closer … Continue reading

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Butterfly In Need Of Haircut, and Budding Roses.

This past week: Four close-ups from coastal New Jersey and a “featured image” from Cape May. As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂  

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Changing Seasons and Summer Memories

Eleven years ago this week, returning to New Jersey from a business trip to Rhode Island, I stopped by this charming little 19th century coastal community known as Watch Hill, RI. Among the shuttered and closed buildings was this Book and Tackle shop … … Continue reading

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The Pumpkin Patch

  It’s pretty simple. Sow some pumpkin seeds, and watch the flowers grow… Come back as the season turns… Add a curious 3 1/2 year old… and feel the joy! As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and … Continue reading

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To The Beach – Before the First Chill of Autumn

Last week, already nearly a week into autum, we had our last visit to the beach just before days of rains and near 50 mph winds raked the area.  A brief ride across the bay here brought us to Island Beach State Park, … Continue reading

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