Might As Well Jump

New York is a city in motion and nowhere is it buzzier and giddier than at Fashion Week. Hopefuls and wannabes gather outside the tents hoping to be discovered. Some will jump through… Continue reading

Queue For Cats

Lunchtime, Holy Monastery of St Nicholas of the Cats, Cyprus According to Byzantine legend, Saint Helen brought hundreds of cats from Egypt and Palestine to Cyprus to rid the island of poisonous snakes in the… Continue reading

Surf ‘n’ Turf

A sunny spring Saturday brings everyone outside, bursting out of winter’s cabin fever, invigorated by the warming sun and fresh spring air. Walking across Good Harbor beach, I met two surfers completely shrouded in rubber for an… Continue reading

Early Birds

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Early Bird.”

Horsing Around With Herb Ritts and Snapseed

A weekend trip to Massachusetts produced two chance encounters: happening upon the Herb Ritts show at the MFA,  then driving north to Good Harbor beach and arriving just in time to watch some ponies kicking up their… Continue reading

Afloat in Mooselookmeguntic

Swimming floats, favorite icons of summer, on a remote northern Maine lake with the onomatopoeic name of Mooselookmeguntic, weather four seasons in one day. In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Afloat.”

Bright Light, Big City—iPhone v Camera

Early spring light throws sharp edges around New York street scenes. We take different approaches: Mr DW likes the people. Mrs likes the buildings. On a Sunday morning, we each took to the streets in our own way. Mr… Continue reading

Scottish Blur: iPhone v Camera

Ricoh GX 200 IPhone 5 Fancy a wee bit more of Scotland? Try: The Whole of The Moon Scotland—Signs o’ the Times Highland Fling Maggie and Me A Lovely Lunch in Leith In… Continue reading

A Face In The Crowd

Leica M9

Second Hand News: My Junk Shop Cameras

Charity shop cameras can be treasures or duds. A few weeks ago, a visit to my favourite charity shop netted two twenty-dollar cameras which came home in a brown paper bag. The booty: two Olympus OM1s—one… Continue reading