12-08-13 Symbiosis

Deb and I took a hike through a nature area on our visit to St. John in the US Virgin Islands this past June. I spent quite a bit of time photographing the plants that grew on plants here, much like this air plant is growing on the side of a small tree, which is…

12-02-13 Caribbean Shores

So today’s photo is a huge leap from what I’ve been posting the last couple days. Is there some plan that I have so that I can keep my viewers off balance? No. In fact, the number of views I get when I post kids goes way up. Today’s photo won’t get a third of…

06-24-13 Local Color

Deb and I are on the island of St. John for a couple of days and it turns out that our visit coincides with the annual street fair. The downtown area was open to pedestrian traffic only and was crowded with street vendors of all kinds. I was trying to capture the spirit of the…

06-21-13 The Friends We Make Along the Way

For many travel is about meeting people and making friends. Surprising as it sounds I am not all that gregarious so travel for me is more about seeing and introspection. But sometimes we can’t help finding new friends, such as Luna. Luna lives at the Miller Manor, where we stayed in Charlotte Amalie on the…

06-20-13 Through A Rain Covered Hatch

As forecast, the clear skies of yesterday gave way to significant rain and wind today. We spent the whole day inside the boat, though that gave us time to read, watch movies, and take a break from the hard work of vacationing in the BVI. I decided to try to caption the rainy weather and…