02-08-13 Forest Primeval (Reprise)

TS Eliot was wrong. Februrary, not April, is “the cruelest month.” At least for me. Yes, the days are getting longer. Yes, the temperature ocassionally soars into the high 20s. But it is often in the heart of February that what I think is SAAD (seasonal affective disorder) hits me. And I lose my will…

08-24-12 Love’s Padlocks

Quit reading this and click here. Now you know what these padlocks are all about. These padlocks were affixed to a bridge in Ljubljana that was constructed with lovers in mind because it had cables that made it convenient to affix your “love lock.” Canon 5DII 1/125s f/6.3 ISO320 58mm

08-23-12 Refuge

This photo could have been captured anywhere in the western world, I suppose, though its not something you’d see in our small town, mainly because they would feel like they would stand out. This photo was taken in a busy section of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and the woman was so enthralled by her book that she…

08-22-12 Take Me Back To Ljubljana

It’s not that the beer is so good in Ljubljana, Slovenia, that I would love to go back there. I want to go back because it was such a charming place. But the beer helps. Lasko beer, incidentally, is produced by the largest brewery in Slovenia and the symbol on the glass and can is…

Conveyance

Ljubljana, Slovenia, is a picturesque town that a photographer could easily get lost in. There are things someone like me, from a small town in a rural state, never sees – such as rustic looking painted bicycles. However, I do believe that if someone came to Watertown from Slovenia to photograph our town, they would…