Autumn in the City of Subdued Excitement

My friend Nichol suggested a photo walk around Bellingham this afternoon. The City of Subdued Excitement did not disappoint!

Curb Appeal

It never fails. If I don't have my D90 with me, I'll find something to photograph. A few days ago, I was walking around Bellingham and saw these leaves upon the green-painted curb of a shaded sidewalk. I have a Smart Phone, but it's definitely not in the same league as the fancy iPhones out …


All I had with me was a camera phone on my walk this afternoon when I found this.   I enhanced the color a tad with my PicSay Pro app and voilà!  Since I haven't mentioned it in a while, if anyone is looking for a good app for your smart phone to do quick, but quality photo …

Village Green

Although it may feel like it, and the snow has been falling already, Autumn hasn't called it quits yet.   I spotted the Fairhaven Village Green sign on the way to Daphne's in Fairhaven for hot toddys the other day.   The colors were still so vibrant.  Sometimes the quality of my Motorola DROID camera phone really impresses me.  …


Wounded, no doubt, in an epic battle involving bored adolescents, this poor angel at Bayview Cemetery is still standing.   Unless, of course, I'm jumping to conclusions and she actually came pre-severed... This will conclude my posts on Bayview.   I'm wondering what new photo project to start?

Twisted II

The colors may be more vibrant, but I still prefer the original Twisted.  Camera:  Canon 40d Location:  Entrance to Bayview Cemetery; Bellingham, Washington

A Piece of Dirty Dan

Yesterday afternoon ended with a London Fog from Tony's Coffee (always done to perfection) and a stroll through the Village Green in Fairhaven where I stopped to read my new book, The House of God by Samuel Shem.   Chapter I of this book made me wonder if medicine is a good field to go into.  The jury is …