Time to Say Goodbye

I’ve been in a reflective mood for the past several days as I helped create a multimedia slide show for Uncle Kwock’s funeral which took place yesterday at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills. I probably should have shared these thoughts with the family yesterday but it didn’t become clear to me what to write until after …

Five Places to Take Pictures in All 50 U.S. States

The “Great American Road Trip” is a dream shared by many, myself included. So I got to thinking about what I would like to do if I were to visit every state in the U.S. There are obviously too many great things in this country for one person to photograph everything in-depth during one lifetime …

Chicago Board of Trade

Chicago is one of the more interesting cities in this country in my opinion. I’m really big into historical places and the Prohibition Era is really intriguing to me. This street scene looking toward the Chicago Board of Trade reminded me of the Kevin Costner / Sean Connery movie, The Untouchables. It was my favorite …

Take Me Home, Country Roads 5/6/06 – 5/18/06

On an earlier blog posting titled “A Taste of Americana”, I wrote about the a three-week road trip in 2001 throughout the west for the purpose of helping my cousin Daniel move in to a dorm at the University of Iowa Medical School. This trip is the sequel to that trip as Daniel was to …

Take Me Home, Country Roads 5/6/06 – 5/18/06

On an earlier blog posting titled “A Taste of Americana”, I wrote about the a three-week road trip in 2001 throughout the west for the purpose of helping my cousin Daniel move in to a dorm at the University of Iowa Medical School. This trip is the sequel to that trip as Daniel was to …