the c h e f
graphic art, images, people, typography

the c H e f

  It’s so beautifully arranged on the plate; you know someone’s fingers have been all over it. — Julia Child said that     image notes: transparency. disjointed text. sliced text. why ? trends.

a M E R i c A
flora, Lensbaby, macro, people

a M E R i C A

  “The New Colossus” which is printed on a bronze plaque inside The Statue of Liberty in New York City, New York, USA   Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land;…

f L e U r
flora, images, macro

f L E u R

  People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us. — Iris Murdoch said that

film, greyscale, images, people

do NoT eNtER

  odd how the DO NOT ENTER sign was right there in the frame of this photo i captured on black & white film   Sometimes I enjoy just photographing the surface because I think it can be as revealing…

images, structures

s T E p S

  I cannot pretend to be impartial about the colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones, and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns. — Sir Winston Spencer Churchill said that

little world
images, macro

a little world

  “The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who no longer pauses to wonder and stand rapt in awe,…

images, landscape, living creatures

m o r n i n g

  Many people have sighed for the ‘good old days’ and regretted the ‘passing of the horse’, but today, when only those who like horses own them, it is a far better time for horses. — C.W. Anderson said that

g R o w
flora, images

g R o w

  The best things in life are nearest: breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do…