Monthly Archives: December 2009

Leda, Studio, Athens, Greece

Zeus was so taken with Leda's beauty that he turned himself into a swan to seduce her. From their union came Helen, Clytemnestra, Pollux & Castor. Helen, of course, was so beautiful that after she ran off with Paris to … Continue reading

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Self-portrait, Athens, Greece

A friend needed to check out some fireplace gear. The shop was too small for two people, so I stood out on the street and did a self-portrait in the reflection of a spinning chimney guard. The guys who ran … Continue reading

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Mast, Nafplio, Greece

Masts against the sky are such beautiful, graphic images. Add some gorgeous orange/red/purple clouds of sunset and you can't help but get a great photo. This was in Nafplio last January.

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Hoary Old Olive Tree, Peleponneses, Greece

Olive trees are beautiful, gnarly things, some of which can grow large enough to hide an SUV. They also grow very, very old, some may be 2500-3000 years old. I often stop the car to try and get photos of … Continue reading

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Sunrise, Christmas Eve, Athens, Greece

While I was processing and uploading yesterday's pictures, Anne said I had to look at the sunrise. She was right.

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