Time Zones, A Photo Exhibit, Minneapolis, March-July 2017

This is a catalog, of sorts, of my travel photography exhibit at Icebox Gallery in Minneapolis, March 25-July 29, 2017. Hours are Thursday-Friday from 10-6, and Saturdays from 12-5. The gallery is also open by [...]

Carpet Salesman, Grand Bazaar, Istanbul

The thing about the Grand Bazaar, Istanbul is that it's actually full of stuff that you do want to buy. We bought spices, nuts, three paintings, and two carpets, and thoroughly enjoyed the process. I [...]

Ceiling of the Blue Mosque, Istanbul

I'll admit it. This is the most beautiful place of worship I've ever been in. There have been many times many times in our travels when I have been speechless. Looking up at [...]

Little Girl at her Birthday Party, Istanbul

We met a very nice gentleman in Istanbul...well, he was trying to sell us carpets and tours...but we did get a little walking tour of old Istanbul as part of the sales pitch. And part [...]

By |2013-04-02T09:55:26+00:00March 7, 2013|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, Turkey|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

I probably made about 50 exposures while I was in the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, and didn't like any of them until I put the camera on a short platform and took a long exposure. [...]

A Bosphorus Fisherman Repairs his Net

The piers at the town of Anadolu Kavagi, Turkey, at the end of the Bosphorus near the mouth of the Black Sea, was lined with fishing boats--and excellent fresh fish restaurants. I watched this man [...]

Fresco, Cave Church, Cappadocia, Turkey

The cave churches of Cappadocia, Turkey were built and decorated over several centuries. This 13th Century fresco is indicative of the latest and highest state of the art.

By |2013-04-02T10:18:12+00:00January 12, 2013|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, Turkey, Unesco World Heritage Sites|Tags: , , |2 Comments