Category Archives: Weeklies

 

Sleeping on Ice

I will come right out and say it – I wanted the bragging rights.   If I was going to come all the way down here, then there was no way I was missing out […]

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Juxtaposed

Life is full of contradictions, surprises, and other things that are oddly juxtaposed along side of each other.  One just needs to look a little bit harder when one gets into the routine of daily […]

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Among Utter Vastness

Cold frostbite… Pristine air Icy desert… Abundant wildlife Remote rock… Peaceful solitude Disconnected…Reflection Alone… Utter vastness Every attribute has its own opposing trait that is equaling compelling to some.  I can only imagine the different thoughts […]

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Do You Love Penguins?

“No one has ever met a penguin they did not like.”  Frank Todd, Our Penguin Expert If you weren’t interested, indifferent, or didn’t like penguins before this trip, I’m almost certain that you have never […]

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It Begins at the End of the World

Just starting the journey to the 7th continent is a journey in itself.  Most of the ships traveling there start from the Southern tip of Argentina from a town called Ushuaia which used to be […]

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Antarctica Dreaming…

“One does not simply go to Antarctica.  One dreams of going to Antarctica.” Anonymous Traveller Sensor: Canon 6D Location: Mikkelsen Harbor, Antarctica To be honest, I did not have this dream until fairly recently.  It was […]

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Borobudur Set 1 – My Dad’s Shots

This marks only the second time I’m posting shots that are not mine.   But I’m not posting pictures far from the tree.  Quite the contrary, more like pictures from my roots.  The photos below […]

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Seattle Set 2, 10 Feet Under

Finished work earlier than expected one afternoon in Seattle and decided to take the Underground tour.  It was referred to me by a friend at dinner a few nights prior.  Apparently because of sewage and […]

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Seattle Set 1, Sunset on a Needle

I had high expectations for this weekend which were subsequently disappointed.  It was then followed by an offering of hope which was subsequently squashed.  Admitting defeat I headed to Seattle. With a weekend free in […]

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Bhutan Set 3 – Tiger’s Nest and Dzongs

Sensor: Panasonic DMC-LX3 Location: Tiger’s Nest Bhutan I blogged and posted this one already from a different angle – it was higher up.  But I saw that Bing used a photo of the Tiger’s Nest on […]

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