Embrace

Embrace

“A human being is part of a whole, called by us the Universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separated from the rest a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circles of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.”
–Albert Einstein

Bakers Dozen

Bakers Dozen

As a slight nod to today’s date, I wanted to create an image that contained or conveyed the number ’13’ in some fashion.

Old Nikons

A Collection of Old Nikon Gear

“The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box.”
–Henri Cartier-Bresson

This is most of my collection of Nikon camera gear with the exception of my D700 and 50mm 1.8 lens, used to take this shot.  

A puzzle of twisted nails

A Puzzle of Twisted Nails

“The art of simplicity is a puzzle of complexity.”
— Douglas Horton

It is still amazing (at least to me) how a simple object, removed from it’s normal surroundings, can have so much impact.   This is just a pair of shiny chromed nails twisted and intertwined on a bright white background.
Not very complicated.

Right or Left Hands?

Right or Left Hands?

Is this two different hands? Or are the both the same? Do you see left hands or right hands?

This is my commentary on the state of our political system here in the United States. The two main political parties, at least on the national level, for the most part, are the same. In general, they only