Tag Archives: Fuji X-S1

Where is your trip taking you?

A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.  John Steinbeck … Continue reading

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And God saw that it was good

Then God said, “Let the land produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants and trees on the land that bear fruit with seed in it, according to their various kinds.” And it was so. The land produced vegetation: plants bearing seed according to … Continue reading

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A dancing tongue of flame

“A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.”  Hal Borland Fuji S-X1, Lightroom 4

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Animals are reliable…

“Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.”  Alfred A. Montapert Fujifilm X-S1, Lightroom 4

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A bluejay, by Mark Twain

“A bluejay is human; he has got all a man’s faculties and a man’s weakness. He likes especially scandal; he knows when he is an ass as well as you do.”  Mark Twain Fujifilm X-S1, Lightroom 4

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Every day is a journey

Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.  Matsuo Basho Fujifilm X-S1

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Two little ladies

This baby ewe and her Mom were resting in the shade of the fence when a curious little girl came along.  Without much coaxing, one little lady came out to greet the other, and a new friendship was founded. Fujifilm … Continue reading

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Will you be remembered?

“If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets.” Haruki Murakami Fujifilm X-S1.

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Looking for their story

We recently went into Boston to watch the annual Run to Remember, a combination event, consisting of both a 5 mile run and a half marathon.  “It’s a tribute, a celebration, a run to remember fallen heroes”, and is very … Continue reading

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What is love?

“Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you’.”   Erich Fromm Fujifilm X-S1, Lightroom 4, f/7.1, 1/640s, ISO 100

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Making a point

Nature has a funny way of combining the severe… …with the soft. Cacti as spotted on the island of Aruba.  Fujifilm X-S1, Lightroom 4

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That Aruban Smile

There’s nothing more welcoming than a genuine smile. This fellow’s expression, whom we spotted on an Aruban beach, shouts “Bonbini”, (welcome), to everyone who passes. “A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.” William Arthur Ward Fujifilm X-S1, spot … Continue reading

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The Road to Truth?

“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.”  Buddha Fujifilm X-S1, Topaz B&W Effects, Lightroom 4

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