People and ivy (Hedera helix) can make an odd combination. Here are a few recent photos I’ve taken around neighborhoods in the Berkeley hills illustrating a few diverse examples of […]
Now I just need the photo of a telephone pole that has fallen over and is decomposing under a pile of vegetation…
This telephone pole used to be covered in ivy like this telephone pole.
Here’s a novel approach to creating green energy… This telephone pole is definitely much more aesthetically pleasing covered in ivy (Hedera helix), maybe someday the ivy will even succeed […]
Following are a number of photos I took at a recently abandoned Yugoslavian – era hotel in Montenegro. The hotel is no longer in operation but there is some indication […]
And below, two photos of a castle wall at dawn. The photo below was taken in the late evening, when color photo begin to look black and white.
Here’s a photo I actually took a few years ago of a beautifully made stone wall in Montenegro. And if you’re interested, here is photo I took just […]
Here’s an especially good example of a dry-laid stone wall, impeccably fit together and built generations ago… Unfortunately you don’t see this level of high-quality work being done around […]
Apparently its a deep-sea dwelling fish. I thought it looked pretty amazing…. Thanks to comments from a few visitors to this site (via comment forum below) following initial posting, I […]
A long, steep and very old staircase in Montenegro.
Here are two related articles concerning the value of plants / vegetation / green spaces in urban environments. The first article, Green Spaces Fight Brain Fatigue, discusses how attention and […]
Here are two photos of a building I saw a few weeks ago in Paris. This was just about a block away from the Notre Dame. Simple, ornate details in […]
Here’s a photo of the Notre Dame Cathedral that I took from across the river Seine. Later in the day, on my way back from a visit to the Jardin […]
I really liked this double-helix staircase I saw last week in Paris, France.
Here are some photos I took last June in the medieval village of Pyrgi on the Greek island of Chios. Intriguingly, as you can observe in the following photos, […]