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dust pans on parade

Today at Menards, an assortment of “High Power”dust pans.  (The red one is described as a “Big Dust Pan” and costs a buck more.) Plus, square “U” bolts!  They are made of zinc, as are the regular U shaped “U” … Continue reading

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dog portraits

A couple of weekends ago, I went to a local street festival and took a bunch of portraits of other people’s dogs.  Here are a few of them.     Photographic geekery:  the Pentax K-5iis and the DA*55 mm f/1.4, … Continue reading

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in the addams family’s living room

The Addams are my favorite cartoon/TV family.  And why not.  Gomez and Morticia are radiantly in love, have two intelligent, lively and well behaved kids, a complex and loving extended family, loyal servants, cool pets, and a great house.  And … Continue reading

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splash, or the risks of combining coffee and digital photography

Splash some water on the wooden floor of the front porch.  Add a phone camera, and a large black coffee, a full pint of it, with a handful of ice, and a photo editing app with all kinds of silly … Continue reading

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bag of bones

Halloween Cheetos.  These are much better shapes for Cheetos than the regular shapes.  You can make your own little cartoon skeleton. 

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hulk write poem “september”

Saturday Hulk write poem.  No Hulk-ku, but same idea. September: gold light, Leaves start turn yellow. Hulk eat last bag Easter candy.

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king pentax

A phone camera can make a decent black and white image, particularly when used with a specialized app like Lenka.  But I’m pretty sure this medium format SLR can do a somewhat better job when loaded with monochrome film. The … Continue reading

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street festival superhero

One of the big attractions of our local street festival is a chance to meet celebrities in an informal setting.  Here, some tween girls enjoy an unexpected encounter with a noted superhero. (Batman is played by a French bulldog named … Continue reading

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comics on parade

Took the Pentax and the 55mm portrait prime into town to photograph the parade and street festivities associated with the famous Popcorn Festival.  This was one of my favorite parade shots. (That’s straight out of camera, without tweak or crop.) … Continue reading

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pale yellow, green, barn red, and purple

History grows in the background, as it must. Meanwhile, hostas bloom and the leaves begin to fall. (Neighborhood snapshot from the Fujimatic.)

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