Miscellaneous photos, home
I like to be here
When I can
— Pink Floyd, lyrics of Time, 1973
This page follows Miscellaneous photos, Christchurch part 3; Purewell.
Notice the shadows of the corkscrew handle, cheese, and wine label on the frame of the Raymond Campbell painting. How is that possible? Only the outer frame is real. The inner frame is part of the painting. And, in contrast to most such illusions of three-dimensionality, it looks even more convincing in reality than it does in a photograph.
One does not normally pick wild flowers. However, I picked these on my way back from hospital (cancer) to photograph them for my friend Emily in North Carolina.
I have no idea whose cat this is, but he/she/it explored the house in July 2019.
In fact that picture over there on the wall of Roy Haggard and Charlie Baughman was taken at the Domes that day.
— Legendary surfing and hang gliding photographer Leroy Grannis(*)
The framed photo is by Leroy Grannis of Roy Haggard and Charles Baughman flying Dragonflies at ‘the Domes’ on the south side of Palos Verdes, California, in early 1974. See under External link for more about it.
Experts tell me that this altocumulus castellanus is caused by high level atmospheric instability not caused by surface heating.
This topic continues in Miscellaneous photos 6, on the hill.
Scenery in Miscellaneous photos.
Dragonfly in the Hang gliding 1975 part 2 page of Hang Gliding History
Interview with Hang Gliding Photography Legend LeRoy Grannis by John Heiney on Upshots, John’s web site