Monthly Archives: January 2015

24 Frames – Hermann Park full set!

Here for your viewing pleasure are the images from yesterday.  I ended up with 19 usable images, which shows that even when concentrating on trying to make every shot count it’s quite easy to make mistakes. Other work from the … Continue reading

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24 Frames – Hermann Park

The 24 frames experiment began at Hermann Park’s new McGovern Centennial Garden.  This rose is on one of the trellis that have been installed.  New gardens in winter are strangely voyeuristic places, bordering on nude.  Many beds lay empty, or … Continue reading

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Photo Experiment – 24 Frames

The nationally syndicated comic strip “Baby Blues” ( http://babyblues.com/ ) had a daily strip several years ago where the father talked about how when he was a child their family would use two rolls of film in a year, for … Continue reading

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East Coast Lunches Houston Style

Houston draws people from around the world, due to its ties to the petrochemical industry, large ethnic communities, and being one of North America’s largest ports.  There is likely an expat community for every country in Houston, and with that … Continue reading

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Houston’s Newest Garden

Yes America, or at least Central Houston, after months of delay due to weather the McGovern Centennial Gardens at Hermann Park are finally open. These new gardens abandon the style descended from a 1930s garden operated by the Houston Garden … Continue reading

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Backpacking Food – a pair of videos staring my Jetboil and even a recipe

People need to eat.  All the more when one is backpacking.  There are many, many good recipes online for cooking over a stove or over a campfire while backpacking, but I’m going to share a pair of videos that show … Continue reading

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Medium Large Comic: Tuesday, January 7, 2015

Est-ce vous Charlie?

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Happy New Year – Resolutions

Happy New Year.  This year my resolution is to have a blog once a week on various topics/places here around Houston.  Topics plan to include the Houston Rodeo and World Champion BBQ Cook-off, the Art Car Parade, continued changes inside … Continue reading

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