Monthly Archives: January 2010

Darth Vader by Gehry, Seattle, USA

As I was shooting up the back wall of the EMP, I turned and saw this giant, silver Darth Vader helmet. When the museum started, it didn't have the Science Fiction Museum component, but anyone who knows Paul Allen (or … Continue reading

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EMP Reflection, Seattle, USA

Frank Gehry designs some incredible buildings. The EMP in Seattle is one of those. Because it's a museum dedicated to rock music, and centers on a shrine to Hendrix, Gehry began his design process by sawing up a bunch of … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, USA

I love Frank Gehry. It was raining the day I went to see the Disney Concert Hall, so this photo is in color. I spent about a half hour shooting and walking around the building in the rain. If it … Continue reading

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Orchids, Studio, Los Angeles, USA

Well, not exactly studio…Friend's Dining Room would be more accurate. I was shooting with available light and on-camera flash. Neither quite got me where I wanted to go, but I like this one. It echoes Dilophosaurus, one of the dinosaurs … Continue reading

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Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle, USA

My favorite place in the Arboretum is the beautiful, simple, vaguely bucolic entrance from Madison St. The stone gateway feels like a call to a quieter place, almost an alternate universe, like crossing the threshold from Spare Oom to War … Continue reading

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