Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Judy and Me 1--A slideshow

Slideshow of my first visit to Canandaigua

Lake Como One of the Beautiful Places I Have Been

Meditation at Lincoln Center

What is Photo-Mythology?

What is the meaning of the name of this blog.  It is very simple.  Everyone's photographs tell a story. This is true of professionals, hobbyists and snap and shooters.  It is even true of the work of chronic selfie-takers.

Whatever the photographers intent, he or she is telling you something about the person behind the camera, or in the case of selfies, the person both behind and in front of the camera.

This blog is very personal.  I am telling stories about myself and my experiences.  I appear to be truthful, but nothing is straightforward as it seems.  Sometimes what you see is simply photo-mythology.  That is I am showing you artifice as well as fact.  It can start with things I know to be true, but in the telling of the story I add embellishments.  I do this because I don't know everything so I make stuff up that might be right or wrong. Sometimes, I am just concealing the truth. The viewer needs to decide whether what he or she sees is fact or fiction or a combination of the two.

Am I Happy Here?

to know the answer to this question you would have to know what happened
before this picture was taken
where it was taken
and how I have edited it
BTW the answer is no I was not happy,
but I was trying to make the best of what was a very bad situation.

9/11 Memorial
Liberty Park New Jersey.  A must see. Well worth a detour.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Random Favorites

Sailboat at Sunset
Grandma's Potato Baker

Sunrise in Manhattan

How old is this coffee?

A Little Traveling Music Please -- Jackie Gleason

Waterfall at Lake Como


Sunrise in the Mediterranean Sea

Sunset from the Fire Island Ferry

World Trade Center as seen from Brookly

Times Square at Night

Weird Topography


Waterfall Watkins Glen

No Pot of Gold Here

Rainbow in the Spray
Niagara Falls, NY