Sunday, August 30, 2015

Sundays Online: State of Film Update

We aren't going to argue the pros and cons of Film vs. Digital here anymore...To each his own.  We are only about Film.    So here is an Update from the remaining Film Manufacturers.


Sacred Datura, from My Garden

Friday, August 28, 2015

Catch up with Stinky........

Sorry I didn't post anything about Stinky here.  But to catch up check out Longs Peak Journal.


I heard another Corpse flower is about to bloom in Chicago.  So If you live in Chicagoland check it out!

Friday, August 21, 2015

Iceland Poppy


A very successful perennial in my garden.  
Now spreading everywhere like a weed!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

In Remembrance: Flanders Poppy

As a Remembrance for WWI  I am cultivating a bed of Flanders Poppies.  A few this year and hopefully a good bunch by 2018.  These bloomed a while ago, but today I harvested the seeds:



Monday, August 17, 2015

Solargraphy Update

A bit disappointing as I captured only part of the solstice.  Evidently I did not have a high enough angle on my solargram positions.  But the Placement within the yard was good.  So I will try that spot again.




The location got a bit overgrown and you can see the vegetation in the image below.  I was also unaware that one of the anchor points had broken, placing the angle of the mage out of position.  But you can see the sun streaks below.