Monthly Archives: February 2017

My Contribution to Becca’s Sunday Trees – 276

This what I call the “Anhinga Cypress,” taken in the Florida Everglades near Orlando. See many more cool trees at Becca’s  “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”. And thanks to Cee’s Photography for reminding me of the Becca’s weekly challenge. … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Looking Down at Things

The View from above. Several photos, one recent, others not so much.

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Sunday Trees – 275 – Shady Rest

Here is my entry to Becca’s Sunday Trees – 275 Tree challenge. Thanks to Cee’s Photography for leading me to this challenge. An image from a recent trip to New Orleans. The live oaks throughout the area are simply stunning.

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Perspective

Here are several photos taken on a recent trip to southern Louisiana for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Perspective

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National Ferris Wheel Day

Today, February 14, is not only Valentine’s Day, it is also National Ferris Wheel Day. The first Ferris wheel, designed by Pennsylvania bridge builder George W. Ferris, was the centerpiece for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition (World’s Fair) in Chicago.It … Continue reading

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The National WWII Museum – Why New Orleans?

…A Wooden boat! The World War II (WWII) Museum was founded in New Orleans in 2000, and, in 2003, designated the official national museum of WWII by the U.S. Congress. Major expansions were completed in 2013 and 2014 that helped … Continue reading

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