CFFC: Vehicle Details

First, let's define "vehicle".  Did you know that the derivation of the word "Vehicle" comes from the Latin word for "to carry"?  So, a vehicle doesn't have to have wheels, or be propelled by an outside force.  It just has to carry something or someone.  I spent ten years as a hospital pharmacy technician in …

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CBWC: Piled or Stacked

She wrings her hands and cackles:  "Yesssss, she played right into my hands with this week's black-and-white challenge.  Little does Cee Neuner know, but our house is stuffed to the gills with things piled and stacked.  It was just a matter of choosing which stacks!" Let's start with the bedroom shelves.  Every one of these …

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CFFC: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bark and Leaves

Woof!!   That's the bark. Nah, not really! How about these?  They are two different Douglas Fir trees.  The one on the left was cut down, and I took the picture to show how thick its bark is.  The one on the right is very much alive, growing near Deception Pass on Whidbey Island. Here's …

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CFFC (Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge): All one color

Cee wanted "all one color", so I looked in my archives and came up with these. A whole wall of autumn-red ivy, seen at a big local shopping mall. Shades of silver/gray.  The water reflects the gray skies, and the ship is its own shade of dark gray. The deep blue Pacific Ocean off Hawaii. …

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Twisted or Squiggly: CFFC (Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge)

When Cee Neuner put this challenge up, these trees we saw in Maui immediately came to mind.  If you're not careful, they'll get ya!  The park had a bunch of big banyan trees that just twisted all over the place. Speaking of getting gotten, you don't normally think of cactus as being long and squiggly, …

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