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Geometry in Housing or is it Monopoly

A quick trip to Dallas for work was necessary and I took the little camera along for the trip.  As we came in towards Love Field, we flew over ares that are in the process of being built up or … Continue reading

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Bloedel Reserve

I’m always on the lookout for the place I might move to when I decide to lay off the whole sordid business of working for a living.  We took a trip to Bainbridge Island which, if you asked Nancy, was … Continue reading

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Filoli Mansion

Growing up in the UK, there is no shortage of big houses and gardens to visit.  Over the years, countless old families have had to give up their estates, often as a result of death duties, with the result that … Continue reading

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Officer Commanding’s House

Ex-military installations that I have visited have a feature in common and that is the quarters for the senior officers.  Some grand looking houses are the home for the higher levels of staff and, the older the installation is, the … Continue reading

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Hardwick Hall

While Donald Trump might be well known now for putting his name all over his buildings, he certainly isn’t the first to do so. Head back to the Elizabethan period and you can find another example of someone who wanted … Continue reading

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Disused Water Mill

As we left the house at Chatsworth, we walked along the river that led back to where we had started our walk from. It is a pretty large river and has a strong flow including a cool weir. Shortly before … Continue reading

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Lane End

When we first started planning the trip to the UK, I decided to try and schedule a shoot with the lifeboat crew in Bembridge on the Isle of Wight. The boat house is at Lane End in Bembridge. I had … Continue reading

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Skypark Family Fun Day

Big airshows can be fun. However, the confined nature of things and the number of people involved can also make them a little less enjoyable. Small events at local airfields do not provide the same level of activity but they … Continue reading

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Houses on Hills

Being up at Twin Peaks, there were plenty of interesting things to look at.  San Francisco is a city with such great terrain which is obvious when you are moving around the city but which gets lost as you view … Continue reading

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Wintery Suburbs

Coming home to Chicago recently, we were landing just after some snow had blown through the area.  We made a slightly unusual approach to Midway and did some maneuvering pretty low over the suburbs near the airport.  I love this … Continue reading

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