Monthly Archives: September 2011

WHITE HERON

WHITE HERON, originally uploaded by d_butch. This is my first attempt at “oil painting”. The image was zipped up with Topaz adjus, painted with “Pixel Bender” and then a mat and a Marcia’s frame added. The heron was feasting on a marshland tube fish … fresh sushi.

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CARRION CACTUS

CARRION CACTUS, originally uploaded by d_butch. Here is the carrion cactus open at sunset. The blooms only stay for a day. Smells bad hence the flies. The blooms are at least 10 inches across.

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COLISEUM BALLROOM

COLISEUM BALLROOM, originally uploaded by d_butch. COLISEUM BALLROOM The Coliseum Ballroom opened on Christmas 1924 and burned to the ground last month (Aug., 2011). This is the back entrance looking to the East across the stage to the entrance at the far wall. The mezanine structure can be seen around three sides. It was the […]

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HOME RUN AT ANGELS STADIUM

HOME RUN AT ANGELS STADIUM, originally uploaded by d_butch. I got the 24-70mm lens swung around quickly enough to capture the fireworks celebrating a home run at Angels Stadium. You can see that this year is the 50th anniversary of the club coming to California. The glare at the left is from the stadium lights.

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CANDY/POPCORN VENDOR AT ANGELS STADIUM

CANDY/POPCORN VENDOR AT ANGELS STADIUM, originally uploaded by d_butch. Take at the staduim a couple of weeks ago. The baseball league policy is that you cannot take pictures of game action. I wonder what those 5,000 cell phones are doing?

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