Tag Archives: New Jersey

Cat’s Eye: A Decades Old Look-Back

Grappus and Blappus: One was cool and indifferent. The other possessed …and determined to drive our dear old dad insane. In smiling memory of two wonderfully special cats.  As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and thanks for viewing. Comments are always … Continue reading

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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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