Monthly Archives: April 2015

Cee’s Black and White Challenge – Numbers

Numbers: Famous or Infamous April 15, 2015 These are aircraft tail or serial numbers—each aircraft holds a famous or infamous (depending on your point of view) place in history. Boeing B-29 Superfortress Radio Code Dimples 82 was named the Enola … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Close Ups

What Are You Lookin’ At? April 15, 2015 Our cats have just about “had it” with me and my camera! Cleo: “Really, do you have too?!” Tess: “If I see that camera one more time…!” Mitzi: “You are getting sleepy.” … Continue reading

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“Anhinga Tree”

Photo of the Week – April 15, 2015 The Anhinga, or Snake-Necked Bird, is common in the waters off the southeast, especially Florida. In the water, they swim with their bodies under water with only the neck and head above … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Lightships – Part 2

Part 2 – Lightship Overfalls My search for lighthouses expanded, especially southward, bringing me to the Lightship Overfalls. Typically, a lightship is identified with the name of its station, usually an offshore hazard or a nearby port. The station name … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Lightships – Part 1

Part 1 – Lightship Barnegat Several years ago, while working in New Jersey, I embarked on a mission to photograph all of the lighthouses (and lightships) in the state. Most New Jersey lighthouses are along the Atlantic coast or in … Continue reading

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Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge #15

Flip-flops and Frogs April 12, 2015 Local festivals offer many colorful opportunities for “odd ball” photos. The flipflops were on display at the Renault Winery festival in Egg Harbor, New Jersey. The colorful frogs were prizes at the carnival during … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Close Ups

USS Constitution – “Old Ironsides” Details April 10, 2015 This is a brief gallery of different features from the USS Constitution—“Old Ironsides”—in Boston, Massachusetts. The photos were originally taken c1973 using a Canon SLR and Kodachrome 64 transparency film. The … Continue reading

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North Tower of the Navesink Twin Lighthouses

Photo of the Week – April 08, 2015 Taken: October 15, 2011 Navesink twin lighthouses are located in the Highlands of Navesink, New Jersey, overlooking the entrance to New York Bay. The Highlands are some of the highest hills along … Continue reading

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Does History Repeat Itself?

“Dog-eared Bartletts” There are several fellow bloggers “out there” who must have really dog-eared copies of Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations, or a “pithy quotes” macro search function on their keyboards. I say this in admiration, because I had editorial responsibility for … Continue reading

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Question Everything…Part 2

An Observation from Pelham – 2015 I said it once before: Question Everything…(Continued) 4. It is incumbent on each individual of the populace to take responsibility for his or her own (and family members’) health and well-being. This includes taking … Continue reading

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