Category Archives: Photo of the Week

Taking Aim on Philadelphia

Photo of the Week New Jersey’s namesake battleship, the USS New Jersey (BB-62) is one of the most storied warships in United States history. After her launch in 1942 her service included World War II, Korea, Viet Nam, and the … Continue reading

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T-38 Rainbow

Some of my favorite photos were simply “happy accidents.” Still I take credit for them photographically simply because I was out there taking the photos, trying new things, learning. This is the case with the T-38 Rainbow. Taken in 1974 … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – Fort Story Lighthouses, Virginia

A Month of Photo Effects It is not often you can take an eye-level view of a lighthouse. After all, they are supposed to rise well above the surrounding terrain. At Fort Story, however, the new lighthouse stands about 100 … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – East Point Lighthouse

A Month of Photo Effects Over a period of two years I made it a point to “capture” as many of New Jersey’s twenty-two lighthouses as possible. I got all but three. East Point Lighthouse was one of the first … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – Cape May Lighthouse

A Month of Photo Effects Every now and then I like to experiment with my Corel PaintShop. Here is one of my favorite results. This began as a routine photo of Cape May Lighthouse (New Jersey). The result was achieved … Continue reading

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The Durbin Rocket “In the Tunnel”

Photo of the Week Durbin Rocket, Durbin West Virginia The Durbin Rocket is a re-purposed logging steam engine that now pulls a tourist train through five miles of West Virginia countryside streaking along at about five miles per hour. The … Continue reading

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Silent Partners

Photo of the Week Tennessee Truck and Barn Driving around the Middle Tennessee countryside offers many photo opportunities. Over the years I have taken photos of many barns. The older and more worn, the more I like them (as long … Continue reading

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Wildflower – What is It?

Photo of the Week Taken: Summer 2015 Along the edge of the yard, next to an intermittent creek, there is a dense, wild thicket of privet hedge, honeysuckle, and wild roses. On one of my morning walkabouts I discovered this … Continue reading

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“Cleared to Land”

Photograph-of-the-Week: Ruby-Throated Hummingbird The hummingbird is common here in Middle Tennessee, and a constant source of entertainment on the front porch. They are both very possessive and protective of their feeding spot, and very resourceful. Apparently there is a pecking … Continue reading

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Moon Over Stone Mountain

Photograph of the Week – Stone Mountain Reflections at Moon Rise Stone Mountain is the tip of a much larger stone mass that stretches underground for many miles to the east.

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