Tag Archive: Canon FD 50/1.4

Direct Sunlight in a Hazy Sky

This picture came out very close to what I had calculated. I wanted to take a picture of the south-east side of the Georgia State Capitol in which the crispness of architectural details… Continue reading

Cops of Atlanta

Cops in various situations, from controlling and intimidating protesters to waiting for traffic infractions to happen. In the first picture we see a street vendor offering water to policemen under a hot sun.… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life

From my favorite people in the United States, the Latinos, there is so much to learn. Instead of elaborating on the subject, I offer this example: Enjoying the simple pleasures with family and… Continue reading

Perplexed Geese

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Free Food!

The sudden agitation around a cart where free chips were distributed to Georgia State University students reminded me of the typical hectic behavior of pigeons fighting for scraps of food. This comparison was… Continue reading

Canadian Geese on the Chattahoochee River

These pictures were taken late in the day when the conditions seemed to be ideal for a slightly overexposed Kodak Ultramax 400, an inexpensive, lower quality film. In this case I am not… Continue reading

1996 Atlanta Olympics

About three weeks ago during the London Olympics, I took a picture of this bridge built for the 1996 Olympic games in Atlanta. There was some sadness in doing so at a time… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far

Because of the incongruous mixture of architectural styles, the building in the back seems closer than the one in front. Despite the clear perspective of their relative positions, an optical illusion is created… Continue reading