Of Things And Whatnot

Border Cantos Exhibit

Border Cantos Exhibit

Amon Carter Museum of American Art A friend of mine and I went to the Amon Carter Museum of Art while the Border Cantos Exhibit was running.  It is a sad, yet telling exhibit of music and photography of the border between Mexico and the United States of America.  It really makes one stop andContinue Reading Border Cantos Exhibit

In the wake of the fire

In the wake of the fire

  I have always been intrigued by fire, by what remains after its wake.  Slowly, the forest reawakens.  Slowly, the trees begin to grow.  Wildfires have raved areas of forests and of fields where I can watch the renewal of vegetation progress over time.  Quickly, the grasses grow, green than they had left.  Fire hasContinue Reading In the wake of the fire

Encouragement

Encouragement

  Today I will leave you with these words of encouragement. When everything seems like it’s going wrong, and you are down, remember these words.  Things might not get better as fast as you’d like, and you definitely don’t want to face the hardship, but God is there with you to carry you through.  MyContinue Reading Encouragement

Ansel Adams Masterworks

Ansel Adams Masterworks

Recently I attended Ansel Adams Masterworks, a traveling exhibit of some of his best work.  These images were printed by Adams himself and are exquisite in detail and tonal range.   Hand printed in the darkroom, full of chemical smells, dodging and burning each print into perfection; that my friends, is dedication to one’s art.  IContinue Reading Ansel Adams Masterworks