Glimpses of S. Pas.


Camphor Tree: macro

Camphor Tree: macro
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Ah, beautiful camphor trees. The shade is amazing, the leaves smell like Vicks Vapo Rub, the berries are parrot food and the bark is worthy of a photo. (So here’s one.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Horsing Around

Horsing Around

Guess who wants a pony? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Cloud Painting

Cloud Painting

Have you noticed the skies around here lately? Wow! Mother Nature has been getting her creative freak on with beautiful, ever changing results. For anyone who thinks Southern California skies only offer images of smog and chem trails, here’s a little evidence to the contrary. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

play

play

“Play is the exultation of the possible.” — Martin Buber Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Noir Palms

Noir Palms

“Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid. He is the hero, he is everything. He must be a complete man and a common man and yet an unusual man. He must be, to use a rather weathered phrase, a man of honor…” –Raymond […]

Everyday Objects: Great Design

Everyday Objects: Great Design

You’ll find these metal things on concrete benches and curbs all over the San Gabriel Valley. They are placed to discourage skateboarders from using public spaces as ramps. Yeah, the idea is kind of a buzzkiller, but I can see the point. Besides, skateboarding wouldn’t be nearly as punk rock if it were accepted everywhere! […]

Strawberry Tops

Strawberry Tops

South Pasadena’s Farmer’s Market is great for fresh produce — and for inspiration! Even these strawberry tops are beautiful. Trash or art? (Why not both?) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Nightfall over the Arroyo

Nightfall over the Arroyo

I was listening to this when I captured this moment. (It was a good moment.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

just open up and turn toward the light

just open up and turn toward the light

“Flowers don’t worry about how the’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.” –Jim Carrey Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Here’s the Deal…

Here’s the Deal…

There was a perfect 1940s green roadster driving right here. The blue sky! The pink tree! Those fluffy white clouds! It was a picture made in heaven and I could not stop smiling. I couldn’t tell the model of the car because I was trying to keep one hand on the road while using the […]

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