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Travel Theme: Sculptures

“Forever Marilyn” is a 26 foot tall, 34,300 pound sculpture. Marilyn Monroe’s connection to Palm Springs spans three decades. She was a regular visitor from the late 1940s through the early 1960s. In 1949, at age 22, she was “discovered” at Charlie Farrell’s Racquet Club by William Morris talent agent Johnny Hyde. It was at … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves

“Bird On A Wire” shows a finch sitting on a native tree sculpture made out of fencing wire in Wellington’s Botanic Garden. See more submissions for this weeks challenge here. Click on image above to see it sharper in full screen mode.

A Word A Week Photography Challenge: Metallic

Inspiration – I walked down to the waterfront this morning  just as the sun was rising.  I captured quite a few images.  Here are four that I believe lend themselves nicely to this weeks challenge, a sculpture, part of a bridge and a shell (from two angles). Check out more submissions here. This sculpture is 3.4 m … Continue reading

A Word A Week Photography Challenge: Angle

Urban Forest – this sculpture consists of three nine-meter (29.5 ft) high stacks of bright spinning cubes.  I have displayed two images in both black + white and colour as both sets have a different impact on the eye.    The shadows cast by the on-ground display lights together with passing traffic cast some nice angular … Continue reading