“The eyes have one language everywhere.”
— George Herbert
As a photographer, I enjoy studying people’s faces. Sometimes you meet people who have a natural brightness — a spark, if you will — behind their eyes, and theirs are the faces I especially love to photograph in hope of capturing some aspect of that quality. Ahlam has those eyes: beautiful, clear, deep, soft yet simultaneously bright. I…
You are my Sunshine
My only sunshine
You make me happy
When skies are grey
You’ll never know, dear,
How much I love you
Death can’t take my Sunshine away.
Remembering my husband, James Cantrell, on this 1st anniversary of losing him to cancer.
“James” [Click the image to enlarge/reduce its size.] Nikon D800, ISO 100, f/2.0 at 1/5000 sec., 50 mm
“There are some things your mind has been hiding from you.” ― Obert Skye, Leven Thumps and the Gateway to Foo…
One day we awaken and this was the dream, and everything that we have lost in this dream will be restored.
“The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.”
— Salvador Dali
Today, something bright; next another black and white.
“Bejewel”, Nikon D800, ISO 250, f/8 at 1/150 sec., 180mm
Many of the photos on my blog…
“Time passes by, memory stays Torturing silently, rest of our days…” ― Aanchal Negi =^..^= Photographing people, places, pets and ponderings…
“…for you know that soft is stronger than hard, water stronger than rock, love stronger than force.”
"Religion points to that area of human experience where in one way or another man comes upon mystery as a summons to pilgrimage."
Yaksha: What is the most wonderful thing? Yudhisthira: The most wonderful thing is that even though every day one sees countless living entities dying, he still acts and thinks as if he will live forever.
"Be obscure clearly." — Elwyn Brooks "E.B." White Just a few miles from my home is Wat Florida Dhammaram — a Buddhist monastic compound replete with statues and altars and flowers and clouds of sinus-triggering incense.