European Architecture After Dark: Nightvision

I haven’t posted a video in quite a while – not that I haven’t found one that is pretty cool – but I had to share this one with y’all. Outstanding photography, film, and music. So just how many of these places can you name without looking them up? I decided I either have to pull out some old college architectural history textbooks and re-aquaint myself with the grandeur and majesty that are these glorious structures of¬†European architecture, or I go over and spend some time there… Oh alright then, I’ll do both. Who’s with me on this trip? Continue reading European Architecture After Dark: Nightvision

A Kansas Weather Welcome (Treat)

I love weather-watching in Kansas…at times it can fill the entire horizon, and you can see it coming (happening) from a long ways away. It can sometimes seem to swallow you up whole But then as quickly as you get a little weather, it then calms down quite nicely Only to fire back up after sunset so you can marvel in its might (I used my Canon G15 on the hood of my truck, letting the lightning illuminate the thunderhead, and my nephews car tail lights lighting the gravel drive in the foreground…all this with a flashing spent battery light … Continue reading A Kansas Weather Welcome (Treat)

That Doesn’t Look So Good, But It Does Look Cool

While checking out the new football field installation at a job site last week, a cold front (yes, I said “cold” front…in Texas…in July) on the horizon caught everyone’s attention. It was impressive (and the iPhone photo does it no justice…and just for the record, I had my camera, in the truck, on the opposite side of the school campus – some Boy Scout I am huh?). As it approached, it rumbled and belched, and then quickly petered out over us. It was cool to watch the “cold” come rolling in while it lasted (about a 20 minute show). Continue reading That Doesn’t Look So Good, But It Does Look Cool