Category Archives: Photography

Escherian puns

Five years ago (February 2009), I took a photo of two geese on a frozen pond, standing in identical poses. They were both balanced on only one leg, with their heads turned back over their left shoulders. The one-leg thing … Continue reading

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Infrared and in visible

A week ago today, one of the people I follow on Twitter — Tom McLaughlan (@daruma) — caught my eye with these 76 characters, quoting someone else to be mentioned below: “I wonder how many writers get together to compare … Continue reading

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The Mind’s Compound Eye

[This was originally posted on September 8, 2011, but had to be “reconstructed” following the crash of a MySQL server at my Web hosting service.] About a decade ago, Canadian artist Angela Bulloch, now based in London and Berlin, created … Continue reading

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Storm watching

a restful bench on the wild pacific trail Originally uploaded by Vida Morkunas rough seas on monday morning Originally uploaded by Vida Morkunas It all began, simply enough, with this photo. In January 2006, I had newly joined flickr and … Continue reading

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