Sunday, July 15, 2012

Music in the Woods

Music in the Woods ~ Vladimir Kush

Chicago and Sailboat

Picture of Chicago Skyline by an anonymous photographer


African Sonata ~ Vladimir Kush

Yard Monster

Backyard Mole

Beautiful ocean hideaway

Resim & Fotoğraf


Shell by Vladimir Kush

Butterfly windmills

Fauna la Mancha by Salvador Dali

Chicago at dusk

Tuesday, December 27, 2011


By D. Bowden
Ornaments on my mom and dad's tree.

Blue Christmas

Random pic from Yahoo image gallery

Holiday trees

Lit up trees are seen at a country house estate in the village of Grabovnica near Cazma, central Croatia December 6, 2011. The seven-hectare estate owned by the Salaj family is lit with 1.2 million Christmas lights and turns into a winter wonderland every December, attracting thousands of visitors. Picture taken December 6, 2011. REUTERS/Nikola Solic (CROATIA - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION)


Picture taken with long time exposure shows a large snowman surrounded with Christmas trees in the Santa Claus Village at Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland. (AFP Photo/Jonathan Nackstrand)

Father Christmas

Father Frost, the Russian equivalent of Santa Claus, greets people during a parade in central St. Petersburg, December 25, 2011. Russians traditionally celebrate the coming of the New Year on December 31 and Orthodox Christmas on January 7. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (RUSSIA - Tags: SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Diving Santas

Athletes dressed as Santa Claus jump on the Mediterranean sea as they take part in the Copa Nadal in the northern Spanish port of Barcelona, Spain Sunday, Dec 25, 2011. The Copa Nadal (Christmas Cup) is a traditional swimming competition that takes place in Barcelona every December 25th, where participants swim 200 meters in the open sea in the port of Barcelona. (AP Photo/Emiliio Morenatti)


Fireworks light up the sky above a 326 meter Christmas 'tree' , which was constructed onto a TV tower, during a lighting up ceremony in Vilnius, Lithuania, Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011.


Indonesian Christians hold candles as they pray on Christmas eve at a cathedral in Surabaya, in Indonesia's East Java province December 24, 2011. Photo taken December 24, 2011. REUTERS/Sigit Pamungkas

Monday, November 22, 2010

After a Sox game

D. Bowden
US Cellular Field (Comiskey Park) Chicago

Sleeping kitten and his stuffed kitty

D. Bowden
At a local pet shop.

Our library in fall

D. Bowden

Mr Squirrel

Photographer unknown
This is like the squirrel that comes up on my deck each morning and begs for food. I will try to get a good photo of my squirrel to post here soon.

Resting in the woods

By David Dash
My daughter Mary stopped for a rest while hiking through the woods in New Mexico.

Water and Sand

Photographer unknown. I am still trying to find the name of the person who did this really cool photo art.

Water puddle and leaves

D. Bowden


My sweet little niece, Marissa had such fun swimming at a waterslide park on her family's vacation.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Cat lover

D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
May 2010
My daughter loves her big kitty.

Evening on the Boardwalk

By D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
Virginia Beach, VA May 2010

King Neptune at Virgnia Beach

D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
May 2010

Cherry delight

By D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
Taken at the Pancake House on Atlantic Ave. Virginia Beach, VA

Hotel and palms

By D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
Virginia Beach, VA May 2010

Beach ramp

By D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
Virginia Beach, VA May 2010

Virginia Beach, VA

By D. Bowden (Dare camera phone)
Virginia Beach vacation, May 2010

Saturday, May 15, 2010


Photographer unknown

Friday, January 08, 2010

Happy 2010 from Chicago

by Peter J. Schulz

Blue lights

By D Bowden


D Bowden
No filters, it just turned out blue tinted.

Trail through our town

By D Bowden
This trail is more than 20 miles long, and connects many communities. (Taken with my cell phone camera)

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Window at Hampton St. house

Photo by D. Bowden

Old house

D. Bowden
This is the front entrance of my daughter's new place

Old shed

Photo by D. Bowden

Cornfields and Blue Skies

Photo by D. Bowden
I took this as we were driving east on I-80 in Indiana.

Sun peeking through the tree branches

Photo by D. Bowden

Galaxy Diner - Richmond's Carytown neighborhood

Photo by D. Bowden
They have the best friend pickles, fried Twinkies and fried Oreo cookies! Also Coke in bottles from Mexico made with pure cane sugar instead of corn syrup.

Galaxy Diner

Photo by D. Bowden

Flower after rain

Photo by D. Bowden
Using Dare phone camera

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Tiger drinking

by D. Bowden
This is a tiger at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago. I took a photo while he was refreshing himself and then used PhotoShop effects to give it a watercolor look.

Mary wading

by D. Bowden
Mary wading in the water at Hammonesset Beach in Connecticut. I took the picture with my Canon EOS and then scanned it and used some PhotoShop effects.

Death Valley

by D. Bowden - 2002

Pinky-orange sunset in early spring

by D. Bowden
View from my kitchen window

Palm Tree and blue

by D. Bowden

I took this shot while in St. Augustine, Florida a few years ago. I love this city and all of the history there. I especially love the blueness of the water, there. Absolutely gorgeous, clean and sparkling.

Desert lizard

by D. Bowden
Caught a shot of this little guy basking in the sun on the rim of the Grand Canyon, 1998.