We were on vacation recently. It was more of a stay-cation – we are new to Israel so it was a perfect time for some local tourism. Instead of renting a car and heading to some holiday resort, we slept at home and took day trips. We spent the afternoon of our third day at…… Continue reading What do you think of this: Tel-Aviv beach trip
I love these landscapes from my Flickr Explore feed. One of the things I like about landscapes is that they are partly about changing your perspective: https://flic.kr/p/u9MAXZ Wide Open Spaces by Tracey Rennie https://flic.kr/p/tTfaMq Further From by John Westrock https://flic.kr/p/uaqG8v Porto by Brendan Ō Sé
I am a sucker for astronauts’ photos from space stations around our planet and this bed-time in space photo from Samantha Cristoforetti is spectacular. https://flic.kr/p/sZtEtT
https://flic.kr/p/sxzjqd We live in Modi’in in Central Israel. It is one of the first cities in Israel that was actually planned before being built and it is a terrific city for families with lots of parks and open spaces. https://flic.kr/p/szR8PK The city is under construction and is going to receive a few upgrades including a…… Continue reading Modi’in under construction
Here are some of my better photos from that sunset I mentioned in my previous post. I did very little editing to these photos aside from running an initial auto adjustment. and
This is a striking view from the ISS. Two things stand out for me. The first is how many more stars you can see from space and the second is that bubble around our planet, out atmosphere.
The Moon looked particularly enticing this morning and I grabbed my camera and tripod and rushed outside and took a couple photos. They’re not quite the huge Moon you often see from better zoom lenses but these came out ok. The rest of my Moon photos are here.