DIFFERENT: Lens-Artist #40 (Lady by the River 2 of 10)

The theme for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is DIFFERENT.  For my take I started with this shot.     __    I was chit chatting with blogger Joanne Sisco (here) and I shared a link with her for the “Free Hugs” video (it connected because I shared a “hug story” with her). The music for the … More DIFFERENT: Lens-Artist #40 (Lady by the River 2 of 10)

WORN (Lens-Artists #38) Bricks, Metal, & Flowers (with Turn the Page song)

THE #LENS-ARTISTS THEME THIS WEEK IS WEATHERED & WORN (here) WE WENT FOR A NICE SPRING WALK ON SATURDAY. THE HUBS WAS UNPLUGGED (DOING A DIGITAL DETOX) – BUT I WAS DIGITALLY CONNECTED – AND SO I GRABBED SOME PHOTOGRAPHS.  AND TO CONNECT WITH THE WEATHERED AND WORN THEME, YOU KNOW I HAVE BRICKS. I … More WORN (Lens-Artists #38) Bricks, Metal, & Flowers (with Turn the Page song)

HISTORY (Lens-Artist #37) Mixing Old and New & Sean McConnell’s Secondhand Smoke song)

The theme for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is HISTORY. For my take I am looking at how we mix the OLD WITH THE NEW. I grabbed this photo of an old house in downtown Richmond, VA. I wondered about the HISTORY.  Isn’t it great how we humans keep adding to history? We mix the old … More HISTORY (Lens-Artist #37) Mixing Old and New & Sean McConnell’s Secondhand Smoke song)

Gone, But not forgotten (civil war in RVA)

If there was ever a slogan for our city, “Gone, but not forgotten,” would fit well because during the Civil War in United States (1861-1865) Richmond, Virginia was the political home for the Confederacy (South). So let me take you for a little tour to show you how remembrance of the Civil War is all around town. First, while … More Gone, But not forgotten (civil war in RVA)

Building Art in RVA

  Richmond, Virginia is also called “RVA” – and here are some pictures of  Street building art – and I love all the blue! I believe this was painted in 2007-  to celebrate the 400th anniversary (quadricentennial) of the settlement of Jamestown, VA – This is linked to Dawn’s lingering look at windows….week 16! and linked to JNW‘s color of the … More Building Art in RVA