January 1, 2020

     During the holidays, it's quiet in the morning. No one walks the streets. The long morning shadows are uninterrupted - deep sharp shadows in the midst of bright sunlight above the skyline. Red is violet and orange is brownish.  The landscape is familiar.  The colors are different. The streets take you to the same places, but give you different scenes.  Here are a few more photos fro...

October 15, 2019

     Morning light on The Lawn is completely different from afternoon light.  That doesn't sound scientific, but it's true.  Just walk around The Lawn at 8 a.m.  Then walk around The Lawn at 5 p.m.  The mood in the morning is completely different from the mood in the afternoon.  The angles and the colors and the highlights and the shadows are not the same....

March 1, 2019

     Early morning light feels different than afternoon light. It's wake up light. It seems brighter, almost too bright. If you're not a morning person, you'll likely miss this kind of light. On this morning there was a cloudless blue sky, and the streets were empty. Bricks were orange and red was blood red. Long after the blue hour, it might be too bright for some photographers, but there is stil...

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