Yeah, they’re bricks. No, I couldn’t figure out an interesting way to shoot them. I guess bricks are just bricks, at least for me at this particular time.


An inscription on what might be a replica of the Liberty Bell. I should have paid more attention to the identity of my subject.

Violators Will Be Prosecuted

I thought this was an odd sign in the middle of a shopping-mall parking lot. To me, it wasn’t clear at all what “violations” were being referred to. About sixty seconds after taking this photo, though, a security guard came by and informed me that I was not allowed to take pictures on mall property. …

Jack of Hearts

The evening started with an inadvertent lesson in “lens creep”, which led to a bit of experimentation that never quite worked out the way I wanted it to.

Bomb The Canvas

Mike Duncan takes to the streets of Albuquerque during this weekend’s “Bomb The Canvas” Graffiti Art Expo & Auction. More examples of Mike’s work can be found through his website and Flickr account.


I was out this Saturday morning — doing my regular eighteen-mile warmup run — when I happened across this guy. Scared the hell out of me. He was probably a good ten feet or so in length, around 250 pounds, and had a rather mean disposition. He was not at all happy that we ran …


Insomnia provided extra time for experimentation in the wee hours of the morning. As an added bonus, this forced me to look up the correct spelling of “ukulele” once and for all. :-)