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mongolian or korean barbecue- a cubic photo documentary

Whatever you call it, this choose-your-own-ingredients feature on the flat top grill is the latest thing going at the local Chinese buffets.  Even our local strip mall hole in the wall has started doing it, with highly satisfactory results.   This … Continue reading

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a familiar face on dog biscuits

Cardigan Welsh corgi people will be glad to see that a new dog biscuit bag features a familiar face. Arrange several bags in a row and those corgi people will tell you it’s just like being in the kitchen when … Continue reading

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a day and a half (with a giant italian van)

What’s black and white and as big as your house?  It’s a cargo van! You can use it to move a bunch of furniture quite a long distance.  Don’t run out and buy it, though.  It costs about thirty thousand … Continue reading

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rest stop lotus

An unexpected sighting of a Lotus Elise: chrome yellow on an overcast morning.

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dire corgi with a pancake

If the dire corgi could read, he would be bitterly disappointed by this post, since it is a portrait taken with my pancake lens, and not a picture of His Direness eating a pancake.(I’m quite pleased with the 40mm f/2.8 … Continue reading

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when a monster meets a pancake

Due to a long story (which is actually kind of boring, or I would tell it here), I recently rediscovered a small lens.  It is what photography people call a “pancake” lens, which is designed to be very flat and … Continue reading

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folding laundry with corgis

One thing all my corgis have had in common is a desire to help with laundry.  I can’t tell you how many Tshirts I’ve folded over the years in front of the TV and on top of resting corgis.  Today … Continue reading

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spring shots from the polaroid cube

I haven’t posted anything from my Polaroid Cube toy camera in a while.  If you aren’t familiar with this loveable little gadget, just enter “polaroid cube” in the search field to your right and follow my posts from my first … Continue reading

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dogwoods of the neighborhood

Spring is passing quickly, as it so often does.  And spring in the US Midwest means dogwoods in flower.  Before they’re all gone, here are two of my favorite neighborhood dogwood trees.  The pink one is a spectacular Cherokee Sunset … Continue reading

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a brush pile with wings

More brush pile photography from around the neighborhood …  This brush pile was made up mostly of Euonymus alatus , known to US gardeners as “burning bush” for its vivid red fall color. “Alatus” means “winged”, for the winglike flanges … Continue reading

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