Photo Art Friday: Orton Effect No.1 Early Morning Commute

This photo was made by using the Orton Effect. The Orton Effect is more often used more with nature landscape photos to give them a dream like quality but I went ahead and did an experiment with this seen from my commute in the morning.

Wandering Wednesday: Hiking Excursion on the Blue Heron Lagoon Trail

The Blue Heron Lagoon Trail is a hiking trail located on Belle Isle State Park in Detroit Michigan. The trail is about 2.2 Miles or 3.54 Km in length. The trail loops or at least it does on google maps but more on that later. Finding the trailhead can be a bit difficult as itContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Hiking Excursion on the Blue Heron Lagoon Trail”

Photo Art Friday: Belle Isle On a Starry Night

Not exactly something you would see unless all the lights in the city were to go out again like it did during the great north east black out of 2003. I included the original of what the final product is based off of becuase why not?

Monochrome Monday: Oranges

Fun Fact 1: An excellent source of vitamin C as they say. Fun Fact 2: Oranges are also an excellent source of fiber, B vitamins, vitamin A, calcium and potassium. Fun Fact 3: Oranges juice is the most popular juice beverage in the United States. Fun Fact 4: Florida is said to be the topContinue reading “Monochrome Monday: Oranges”

Photo Art Friday: Anxious Pupper

Why is he so anxious? ? Is it because he forgot where he left his favorite ball? Is it because he’s worried that he’s getting older and won’t be consider “cute” once he’s a doggo? Or is it because he thinks he’s not a good boy? I’ve tried asking him why he’s so anxious butContinue reading “Photo Art Friday: Anxious Pupper”

Day Lily

This particular day lily was captured at Wolcott Mill Metro Park back in July 2021. Fun fact: day lilies are used in Chinese cuisine and are used in dishes such as hot and sour soup, daylily soup, Buddha’s delight and moo shu pork. I’m actually curious as to how these taste so maybe on myContinue reading “Day Lily”

Sunrise on Belle Isle

These photos were captured originally on July 4 2021 Belle Isle is a really neat place and I’m not just saying that because I’m a native of Metro Detroit. Fun fact: The island that is Belle Isle was originally called Hog Island because the French who moved into the region allowed the public to keepContinue reading “Sunrise on Belle Isle”

Sassy Seagull Perching

This bird has some serious side eye game going on. People give these birds a lot of judgment mainly because they are seen as dirty scavengers that defecate all over the place when flocks of them travel and to some extent that is true of most bird flocks. Fun Fact: Seagulls are capable of drinkingContinue reading “Sassy Seagull Perching”