Weekly Photo Challenge: State of Mind

The shots below, taken on a road trip through Tuscany, reflect my sense of delight looking at those breathtaking landscapes. I remember saying: “My God! I must have died and gone to heaven!” So, there you have it, my state of mind: wonderment, delight, inner peace.TuscanyWeb_DSC0185TuscanyWeb_DSC0180TuscanyWeb_DSC0184TuscanyWeb_DSC0165TuscanyWeb_DSC0179

Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall

This week’s Photo Challenge is Wall. Here is a variety of walls –ancient, new, fun, weird, musical–from my collection.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Serenity

This week we are challenged to show Serenity. Here’s where I find serenity.


Quiet waters on a late afternoon… Venice Canals, Los Angeles, CA.


End of day at the museum. Only me and Rodin’s beautiful sculptures. LACMA, Los Angeles, CA.


Miles and miles of nothing but green. Tuscany, Italy.


The sea after the sunset… Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA.


Travel Theme: Freedom

Freedom is…

See more entries for this challenge on Ailsa’s Where’s my backpack?

Travel Theme: Horizons

“Often while traveling with a camera we arrive just as the sun slips over the horizon of a moment, too late to expose film, only time enough to expose our hearts.” (Minor White)

Pirenopolis, Brazil

Pirenopolis, Brazil

Tuscany, Italy

Tuscany, Italy

Santa Monica, California

Santa Monica, California

Check other Horizons at Ailsa’s Where’s my Backpack.