Tag: cityscape

Weekly Photo Challenge: Favourite

In response to WP Weekly Photo Challenge: Favourite Place. To be miniaturised is not small-minded. To love you needs more details than the Book of Kells— Your harbours, your photography, […]

Toning Down the False Cheer

I went out shooting for a bit today. There’s chronically nothing to shoot around. So I made do with the seasonal enhancements to the village square. I deliberately toned down […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Scale of the Sunset

In response to WP Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale.

Street Life in a Gritty City

Everything around me seems to be ugly, so I make it into an advantage. You couldn’t shoot this in civilisation. Here’s pretty much a proof that things are falling apart […]

Urban Grunge: Ugly and Pretty

   Hog Butcher for the World, Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat, Player with Railroads and the Nation’s Freight Handler; Stormy, husky, brawling, City of the Big Shoulders. —Carl Sandburg, “Chicago” […]

Developing Your Eye II: Urban Landscape

Part of WordPress’s photography course Developing Your Eye II. The protagonist of today’s photo should be the setting. I didn’t manage to get the street cleared for me to take a […]

What I Hated the Least Today 191/365: Lost

I’ve run out of my Ginkgo Biloba and I’m lost. I suspect that the memory pills might have been actually working. I hate to admit it (I always hate admitting […]

Changing Seasons 6/12

In response to Cardinal Guzman’s Changing Seasons challenge.

What I Hated the Least Today 174/365: Home(land)

I’m extremely unpatriotic. The arbitrary circumstance of me being born and living in one country rather than another isn’t enough to inspire any attachment to my homeland. I have my sentimental moments though. […]

What I Hated the Least Today 163/365: Academic Encounters

I met my favourite professor in town today. Academic encounters tend to be highly humorous because academia means social awkwardness. A high degree of it. I recognised the professor straight […]

Mural May: Big Mouth

In response to Karla’s Mural May challenge. Big mouth, lots of teeth, one eye—whatever it’s meant to represent.

Changing Seasons 5/12

In response to Cardinal Guzman’s Changing Seasons challenge.

Mural May: Random Scribbles

In response to Karla’s Mural May challenge.

Mural May: Graffiti Version

In response to Karla’s Mural May challenge. Shot somewhere in the graffitied Czech Republic. The authors of this multi-layered, ever-evolving piece are unknown and presumably wish to remain anonymous. Please be […]

iPhriday: Golden Hour

In response to Gray Days and Coffee challenge.

What I Hated the Least Today 107: The Ultimate Dumporama

I remembered I had a few odd dumporamas (a grungy take on panoramas) in my archives, which need to be posted. While these dumporamas aren’t as gritty as I’d have them, […]