It was another blue sky, sunny December day here in Southern California. Temps reached into the 70's. What could be more perfect?
I took my camera and headed to the San Diego harbor. I got lost in a delicious sort of way by the whole photographic experience. Searching for light, reflection, contrasting colors & intriguing shapes has its own rush. I step into a place where the concept of time disappears. I often lose track of how far I've walked and sometimes where I am. The best is yet to come though since the even bigger thrill is when I upload the photos to my computer and see if I have any images that evoke the feeling of hitting the sweet part of the bat. I worked with a lot of B & W today -- my latest interest.
Tied Down was FEATURED today in the art group 'No More Color'....
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I visited the Tiger Temple in Thailand & later found out it is under investigation for tiger trafficking and animal abuse. Read full story. In 2015 it was raided. More than 100 tigers and protected bird species in Wat Pa Luang Ta Bua, popularly known as the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi province were impounded by authorities following complaints that the temple was alleged to engage in illegal wildlife trading.
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What greater atrocity is there on this planet than to sell a human life and brutally force him or her into a life in the sex trade or endless labor?
And how dare we abuse, kill and traffic animals in the name of profit... in the name of anything for any reason!