Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Auburn Civic Band

Memorial Day Parade 2011

I'd love to be a saxophonist.
I don't know why,
but I pretend I'm the saxophonist when I listen to music.
~ Richard Price
More interpretations at MyWorld Tuesday.

Tuesday Takes #56

Memorial Day Parade 2011

Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

More interpretations of #56 at Tuesday Takes.

Red Stripes

My Name is Old Glory. Long May I wave.

More interpretations at Ruby Tuesday.

Neat - Messy

The woods are lovely, dark and deep.
But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.
~ Robert Frost

More interpretations of Neat - Messy at Two 4 Tuesday.

Monday, May 30, 2011

The Common Whitetail

Libellula lydia

Happy Memorial Day

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate
our heroes and she-roes! 

~Maya Angelou

More interpretations of Rare, White, or Scaly at Ellipsis Monday Photo Shoot.

White Dame Rocket

Happy Memorial Day

Who kept the faith and fought the fight;
The glory theirs, the duty ours.
~Wallace Bruce

More interpretations at Macro Monday.

Blue Field

Happy Memorial Day

The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name
and the inheritance of a great example.
~Benjamin Disraeli

More interpretations for Blue Monday.

Yellow Ducky

Never Know Who You Will Meet In The Park

Happy Memorial Day

If it walks like a duck,
quacks like a duck,
looks like a duck,
it must be a duck
~ Proverb

More interpretations at Mellow Yellow Monday #123.

Blue Mountain


Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
~ John Muir

More photos for Photo Time: Mountain/Hill at Day One.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Photoblog Challenges~ Theme #20 - Landscapes

Francis Lake

Dawn, go away I'm no good for you
~ Frankie Valli

More interpretations of Theme 20: Landscapes.

Power Lines

Morgan Road
Savannah NY

Oh, the power lines
They go from sea to sea
They carry voices
Love from him to me
~ Nanci Griffith

More interpretations of Power Lines at Unique Exposure’s Photo Challenge.

Today's Floweres #145 - Celandine

(Chelidonium majus)

Bravery never goes out of fashion.
~ William Makepeace Thackeray, Memorial Day quote

More interpretations at Today's Flowers #145.

Scenic Sunday May 29, 2011

The Healing Field: Field of Hopes and Dreams
Hoopes Park

A hero is someone who has given his or her life
to something bigger than oneself.
~ Joseph Campbell

More interpretations at Scenic Sunday.



Western Presbyterian Church
Northeast corner of Main & Canandaigua Streets
Palmyra NY

Courage is contagiuos.
When a brave man takes a stand,
the spines of others are often stiffened.
~ Billy Graham - Memorial Day quote

More interpretations of Up at PhotoSunday.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Looking Down

The Healing Field: Field of Hopes and Dreams
Hoopes Park

(Taken by cellphone from the gazebo)

For love of country they accepted death... 
~James A. Garfield

More interpretations of Looking Down at PhotoHunt.

Challenge Walk in the Street

Walk in Hoopes Park
(Taken with cellphone camera)

Lazy day made for a strollin' the lane
~ Spanky and Our Gang

More interpretations at Walk In New York.

Macro Flowers-Saturday


If you take a flower in your hand and really look at it,
it's your world for the moment.
~ Georgia O'Keefe

More interpretations at Macro Flowers Saturday.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Sepia Scenes #131

Mike & Courtney

Love does not consist of gazing at each other,
but in looking together in the same direction.
~ Author Unknown

More interpretations at Sepia Scenes.

More interpretations at Technique 12: Sepia.

Skywatch Friday, Season 4, Episode 46

Montezuma Wildlife Refuge

Where man sees but withered leaves,
God sees sweet flowers growing.
~ Albert Laighton

More photos of Season 4, Episode 46 at Skywatch Friday.


Tulip Leaf

Sundown ya better take care
if I find you been creepin'
'round my back stairs
~ Gordon Lightfoot

More interpretations of Sundown at Photo Friday.

Thursday, May 26, 2011


AHS/White Bridge Trail

When I started here, all there was was swamp.
~ Monty Pyhton

More interpretations of Wet at Thursday Challenge.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Thursday Theme Song - Call Me

Call Me
Artist: Blondie

Colour me your colour, baby

Colour me your car

Colour me your colour, darling
I know who you are

Come up off your colour chart
I know where you're coming from

Call me on the line
Call me call me any anytime
Call me my love you can call me any day or night
Call me

More interpretations at Thursday Theme Song.

5/25/11 - Window Views...and Doors, Too!

I see a red door and I want it painted black
~ Rolling Stones

More interpretations at Window Views...and Doors, Too!

Wordless Wednesday - May 25th

More photos at Wordless Wednesday for May 25th.

Sepia Scenes #132

Poets are like baseball pitchers. 
Both have their moments. 
The intervals are the tough things.
~Robert Frost

More interpretations at Sepia Scenes.

Watery Wednesday #141

White Tulip
Hail the dewy morning' 
~ Folk Song

More photos for at Watery Wednesday #141.

Outdoor Wednesday #124

Martens Tract

American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond
which absorbs silently, without reaction,
anything which is thrown into it.
Henry B. Adams

 More photos at Outdoor Wednesday #124


Backyard BBQ

"It is not enough to have a good BBQ, the main thing is to use it well."
~ Rene Descartes

More interpretations of Cozy at Lens Day.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Wolcott Falls

Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

More interpretations of MyWorld Tuesday.

Tuesday Takes #55

Lake Champlain
Plattsburgh Boat Basin

Never a ship sails out of a bay,
but carries my heart as a stowaway.
~ Roselle Mercier Montgomery

More interpretations of #55 at Tuesday Takes.

Red Shirted Pitcher

Hitting is timing.
Pitching is upsetting timing.
~ Warren Spahn

More interpretations of Red at Ruby Tuesday.

Orange Tulip

One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
~ William Shakespeare

More interpretations of Portrait - Still Life at Two 4 Tuesday.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Macro Monday 5/23/11

Red Tulip Stamen

The flower is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life.
~ Jean Giraudoux

More interpretations of Macro Monday.

Blue Shirt Baseball Scout

The NCAA Division III New York regional at Falcon Park

Baseball was made for kids,
and grown-ups only screw it up.
~Bob Lemon

More interpretations for Blue Monday.

Mellow Yellow Monday #122

Tree Swallow on Yellow Gate
Martens Tract

In order to maintain air-speed velocity,
a swallow needs to beat its wings forty-three times every second...
~ Monty Python

More interpretations of Mellow Yellow Monday #122.


Rondina Building
(Soon to be replaced by a new Hilton Garden Hotel)

Prediction is difficult, especially about the future.
~ Yogi Berra

More photos for Photo Time: Angle at Day One.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Begins with "A"


Would you like a candy apple?
~ Carny Barker

More interpretations of Theme 19: Begins with “A” at Photography Challenges.


Magnolia Tree
Seymour Library

Fragrant o'er all the western groves
The tall magnolia towers unshaded.
~ Maria Brooks

Weitere Interpretationen of Bäume at KApix.


St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church

People don't come to church for preachments, of course,

but to daydream about God.

~ Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

 More interpretations of Church at Unique Exposure’s Photo Challenge.

Today's Floweres #144

White Tulip

Where flowers bloom so does hope.
~ Lady Bird Johnson

More interpretations of Today's Flowers # 144.


Coffee isn't my cup of tea.
~ Samuel Goldwyn

More interpretations of Coffee at See It Sunday.

Scenic Sunday May 22, 2011

Martens Tract

Too low they build who build below the skies.
~ Edward Young

More interpretations at Scenic Sunday.


Dame's Rocket

Have a strong mind and a soft heart.
~ Anthony J. DeAngelo

More interpretations of Soft at PhotoSunday.

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Macro Flowers Saturday 55

Red Peony Bud

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

More interpretations at Macro Flower Saturday.

Friday, May 20, 2011


Boat Launch

May the holes in your net be no larger than the fish in it.
~Irish Blessing

Weitere Interpretationen of wasser at KApix.

Skywatch Friday, Season 4, Episode 45

Owasco Outlet

Each one of us is an outlet to God and an inlet to God.
~ Ernest Holmes

More photos of Season 4, Episode 45 at Skywatch Friday.