My Hands

These are my hands, not so strong as they once were. A number of years ago, I noticed the tip of the pinkie on my right hand was leaning left. Other fingers started to bend and my knuckles started to bulge. Then I noticed pain in my knuckles and in an old volleyball injury at …

Part 1 – A Favourite Underpass (not including vehicles or people)

This is the south side, heading in. I ‘LOVE’ it. I love an underpass: the rusty steel beams and rivets, the dirt, the drips, the graffiti, etc. So, when I wandered into one of my favourite underpasses, below the train tracks and SW/SE Transitway at Osborne St, in Winnipeg, I took a lot of photos. …

Stark Stuff

It’s funny that I often love stark photos. It certainly isn’t how I like to live. My apartment is filled with a variety of books and photos and other things—no blank walls here. When I look around I want my eyes to have a lot of choice, lots of places to land. It also surprises …

This Will Melt

When Winnipeg has the most snowfall it’s had in years, the snow piles up a bit. It also takes time to melt away. I took these photos right at the end of February, before temperatures started to warm up a bit. It’s now mid-March, so some of the snow has disappeared, but it'll be while …

Unnatural Fog

I like naturally foggy days and I think most people like foggy photos, but I wasn’t expecting unnatural fog when, one summer day, they changed the air venting system down in the courtyard way below my living room window. And I never found out about that fog until months later. Now, in winter, depending on …