One Observing

A Curious Person's Photographic Notebook

Season’s Greetings

Door too

Wishing everyone a Happy December! May you always open the doors of warmth, welcome, and wonder of the season.


Autumn Mosaics

Autumn Seen I

As snapped on a cool morning photo walk, the colours and patterns of autumn’s mosaics.

Autumn Seen II

Autumn Seen III

Autumn Seen IV

Holy Ground

Wherever life takes you

“No matter where life takes you,
the place where you stand at any moment is holy ground.”
Susan Vreeland, “Lisette’s List”

Daily Treasures

The world is quiet here

“Treasure this day, and treasure yourself. Truly, neither will ever happen again.”
– Ray Bradbury

September Here

Journey Safe I

Here, September sees the wild geese high in the cool blue air, proclaiming and practising for the momentous migration south.  Journey safe.

Journey Safe II

Mass Transit

Mass Transit (2)

“Bicycles are the most efficient vehicles on the planet, 50 times more efficient than cars, and twice as efficient as walking.”  Godo Stoyke

Country Still-Life

Rustic Still-Life I

The simplicity, roughness, and modesty of this casual display of household artifacts in a historic country cottage demonstrates the wabi-sabi aesthetic.

Rustic still Life II