Monthly Archives: July 2011

MoveOn.Org Rally Supporting Rep. Keith Ellison

I just got back from a MoveOn.Org rally at Representative Keith Ellison’s district office on the North-side. About 40 people showed up to say thank you to Representative Ellison for his stand against cuts in medical care, social security, and … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Upper Harbor Terminal In Color

Recently, I’ve been rediscovering black and white digital photography with the Minneapolis Upper Harbor Terminal on the Mississippi River as my subject. however, not every image from the UHT shoot appears to works best in b/w. What caught my attention … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Upper Harbor Terminal

The raw photo for this image was taken Sunday, 07/10/2011. It was about 5:00 p.m. and the heat index was over 100 degrees. Back at the computer, I was faced with the creative question of what to do with the … Continue reading

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New Chapters to Minnehaha’s Story: Decay (Part 4)

When they retrieved the steamboat from the depths of Lake Minnetonka, Jerry Provost and Bill Niccum had planned to display her at Niccum’s boatyard for a short time and then return her to the lake in a place where she … Continue reading

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Day Lily – In Search of Beauty

Day lilies are a common ornamental in Minnesota. They’re a hardy plant that can, left on their own, take over a yard or forgotten patch in an alley. They’re derisively called ditch lilies because they’re often found growing abundantly along … Continue reading

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Minnesota’s Conscience in Signs

At a rally, it is the handmade sign that speaks most eloquently and to the heart of the matter. When someone takes the time to express themselves in their own words and create a sign it is an indication of … Continue reading

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Minnesota State House Rally 06/30/2011

Steve’s a bus driver. His green Paul Wellstone t-shirt and the boxing glove signed by Al Franken tell the story of years of commitment. Yesterday, I attended a political rally at the Minnesota State House. As a shutdown of state … Continue reading

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