Places

The Toad Whisperer

07 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People, Places, Things

Robert Redford portrayed a man who had a way with horses in his 1998 film, The Horse Whisperer. Cesar Millan later came to fame in his show The Dog Whisperer. My son? He's the Toad Whisperer. My father-in-law's backyard is a slice of suburban paradise. Not only does he...

Smartphone Saturday: Not Danny MacAskill

02 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People, Places

This last day of the week is my day of rest from blogging. Ok, that's a lie. I blog for about five minutes with my weekly Smartphone Saturday post. The photos are unedited, straight off of my Lumia 1020 smartphone. Aside from photography, I enjoy quite...

Golfing Atop the Himalayas

30 Apr 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places, Things

It had taken years of planning and considerable cost. But together, we had scaled the heights of the Himalayas. No, not those Himalayas. The Himalayas Putting Course in St. Andrews, Scotland, silly. During our family road trip of Scotland, one of our earliest finds was the small-town charm of...

Taking the Plunge

28 Apr 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in People, Places

After five years of dating, Justine and Joel had decided that this was the day to join their lives inseparably. And after one year of photography, this was the day I would shoot my first wedding. *Gulp*. Several of us were taking the plunge that day. My wife tells...

Smartphone Saturday: Robotic Eye

25 Apr 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places

On Smartphone Saturdays, I take a relative break from blogging to share a simple, unedited photo from my phone. Today's photo looks like the cornea and iris of everybody's favorite transformer Optimus Prime. Can't you just see the robotic eye? In reality, you can catch this stunning...