Favorite Photos of 2008

February Visit to Tucson

Pond at Reid Park zoo...

Detail showing bird in flight

Lion at Reid Park Zoo:

May Visit to New York City

View while resting gratefully at a bench in the Greco-Roman section of the Met museum

Marble statue of a a lion
Greek, Cycladic?, ca. 400-390 B.C.
Said to have been found in Trastevere, near Porta Portese, Rome
Purchase, Rogers Fund and James Loeb and Anonymous Gifts, 1909 (09.221.3)
(Full size is underneath.)

Another Scene at the Metropolitan Museum

He looks like he's serenading some fair lady near the window above him...
Cristoforo Stati also called Cristofano Da Bracciano (1556-1619)
Marble, Italian (Florence), late 16th - early 17th century
Gift of George Blumental, 1941 MMA 41.100.242

August Visit to Northern Arizona

Seen on walking trail at Kaibob Forest rest area off of Purple Heart Trail (I-40)
I caught a butterfly nipping at a thistle. Our notice did not dissuade his thirst

Historic Scene at Williams, Arizona:

"Red Garter" Hotel and Bakery

Window detail...

Grand Canyon View

Photographing the Canyon:

The serious photographer has all his equipment there to take a picture, another man is taking a picture, and I capture them both!

October Early Morning Walk at Yuma's Gateway Park

A minute's walk farther from the park's beginning, looking back at the bridges...

November - Eighteenth Annual Colorado River Balloon Crossing

I catch another photographer...

Favorite Photos of 2009
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