Tag Archives: Monochrome Madness Challenge

MM 4-01 A Tree near Kilauea Crater

For this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge I decided to submit a photo I took during our visit to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island in 1979. In those days there were boardwalks all over and you could walk … Continue reading

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MM 3-52 Rome Silhouette

For this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge I have decided to take a photo from my recent posting on Easter Sunday in Rome (see here — it’s photo # 2) and convert it to monochrome using Lightroom and the Silhouette preset … Continue reading

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MM 3-51 A Tuscany Countryside

One day during our 2009 trip to Italy we toured a winery in the Chianti Rufina area near Florence and enjoyed the beautiful views of the Tuscany countryside. The wine was delicious, too! This shot was taken across the road … Continue reading

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MM 3-50 Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Our Irish cousins visited us in the Spring of 2008 and they asked us if they could experience a bit of our American Culture by attending a major league baseball game. So we rode on BART from Castro Valley to … Continue reading

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MM 3-49 Bristlecone Pine

For this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge I decided to take one of the photos from my last posting about our 1994 visit to Kodachrome Basin State Park in Utah (see here — it’s photo # 7 of 10) and convert … Continue reading

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MM 3-48 Sterling Vineyards Winery

One of our favorite places to visit when we go wine tasting in the Napa Valley just north of San Francisco Bay is the Sterling Vineyards Winery in Calistoga. The adventure begins with a short ride on an aerial tram … Continue reading

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MM 3-47 The Great White Throne

In the summer of 1994 my wife and I drove to Salt Lake City to attend theĀ  Oregon-California Trails Association annual convention and on our return home we decided to stop and visit three of Utah’s national parks: Capitol Reef, … Continue reading

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