Category Archives: Autumn

Symbolism in nature

The autumn landscape shows its symbolism through its colors. Seeing the beautiful yellow, red and multicolored leaves that appear so vibrant and alive, the green leaves of summer who once fluttered in the warm balmy days look so different now. A part of us sees … Continue reading

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Still life with Monkey flowers

Look at nature, work independently, and solve your own problems. Winslow Homer

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Epiphyllum

Magenta and red petals seem to explode from these beautiful flowers! Magically appearing, they typically open in the evening and bloom for a few days. Epiphyllums are a cactus plant that grows high among the trees in the canopies of the Brazilian rain forests, it also thrives in … Continue reading

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An afternoon light

Oil on panel 9″ x 12″ Looking west towards Mt. Woodson one can see the relationship of forms in nature.

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Urban landscapes

Classical building w lightbar This is the first in a series of photos from different locals along the West coast. Urban landscapes are made of such varied things, the relation to light source in the composition both as illumination and as … Continue reading

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Willow Glen in Autumn

Twice a year I travel up north to visit folks and sight see. Willow Glen is a beautiful older neighborhood in San Jose, where some of my family lives.

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