Monthly Archives: January 2013

Day 31: Something Beautiful-Isola di Loreta

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Curious journey this searching for something beautiful everyday. Actually, a great creative exercise in theme definition. The idea of continuing a color … Continue reading

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Day 30: Something Beautiful — Blue

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Of all colors, blue is by far the favorite. Both sexes like it equally. Associated with peace and cleanliness. I was surprised … Continue reading

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Day 29: Something Beautiful — About Ansel

Somewhere in a box buried deep beneath years of memories is a thank you letter from Ansel Adams. The letter is to me. Probably written by a staffer, but unquestionably signed by Adams. In chapter one of my career I … Continue reading

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Day 28: Something Beautiful — Where Hopper Got His Color

While searching for yesterday’s clouds, I was immediately drawn to the spectacular green against the violet skyline below. Another photo of storm skies from Eyewitness.weather.com. Almost instantly I thought of Edward Hopper’s palette and imagined that intense storm clouded colors like those in … Continue reading

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Day 27: Something Beautiful — Clouds

Growing up on a farm, there were wide open spaces — huge canvases for every kind of sky possible. Cumulous towers, mysterious cirrus wonders, and dramatic storm formations. During childhood summers, I meditated on slow moving giants as I lie … Continue reading

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Day 26: Something Beautiful-Verona on January 25

Untouched, candid, and subtlely vibrant. This is the world that Bea saw upon waking yesterday. Bea Neal is a dear friend, artist, and gifted photographer. I snatched this photo from her Dog-in-the-Hole Studio blog yesterday. You are looking at the … Continue reading

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Day 25: Something Beautiful- Ice-chetecture

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. For 15 days, I have worked hard to find stunningly images that move or delight me. For a moment today, the idea … Continue reading

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