Alterslos

Shot Of The Day: May 31, 2014





QOTD: One has only to grow older to become more tolerant. I see no fault that I might not have committed myself.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer





Backstory: a Deutsche Evangelisch-Luteranische Kirche (German Evangelical Lutheran Church) built in 1913 (but Ageless in many ways). — TAG

Locale: St. Paul’s Avenue (nee Mud Lane), Staten Island

Equipment: Pentax K1000 / Sigma Super-Wide II MF 24mm f2.8 & Nikon D200 / Nikkor 28~80mm f3.5-5.6 D


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Glücklos

Shot Of The Day: May 30, 2014





QOTD: If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.
— John Irving

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: There’s something Sartrean about this sign. I wonder what goes on in the apartment…we’ll never know as there is no menu. — TAG

Locale: Stapleton, Staten Island.

Equipment: Pentax K1000 / Sigma Super-Wide II MF 24mm f2.8


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Angstlos

Shot Of The Day: May 29, 2014





QOTD: There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
— André Gide

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer





Backstory: Seid Angstlos, Be Fearless – said Nina Hagen, and Emily Dickinson. — TAG

Locale: Merax One Shot portable ‘photo studio’.

Equipment: Pentax K1000 / Sigma Super-Wide II MF 24mm f2.8 & Nikon D200 / Nikkor 28~80mm f3.5-5.6 D


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Sinnlos

Shot Of The Day: May 28, 2014





QOTD: Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
— Voltaire

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer





Backstory: I believe this fellow’s name is Jonathan. He is senseless, OD’d on Life Itself…with a little help from a chemical company. — TAG

Locale: Merax One Shot portable ‘photo studio’.

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss aus Jena DDR (Tessar) 50mm f2.8


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Schlaflos

Shot Of The Day: May 27, 2014





QOTD: Where does one go from a world of insanity? Somewhere on the other side of despair.
— T.S. Eliot

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: A living doll, imprisoned in suspended animation, and of course, sleepless. — TAG

Locale: Merax One Shot portable ‘photo studio’.

Equipment: Praktica MTL3 / Zeiss aus Jena DDR (Tessar) 50mm f2.8


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The Mind Is So Near Itself

Shot Of The Day: May 25, 2014





QOTD: Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
— Voltaire

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: I prefer monochrome photographs but sometimes a great colour jumps out at me and I think in kodachrome, just for a minute. — TAG

Locale: Stapleton, Staten Island.

Equipment: Nikon D200 / Nikkor 28~80mm f3.5-5.6 D


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He Fumbles At Your Spirit

Shot Of The Day: May 24, 2014





QOTD: You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have truly lived are the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.
— Henry Drummond

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: I love the colour yellow – and any of its friends. I have to say this driveway wasn’t all that active, else I would have not have lived to tell the tale. But I liked it anyway. — TAG

Locale: Stapleton, Staten Island.

Equipment: Nikon D200 / Nikkor 28~80mm f3.5-5.6 D


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A Light Exists In Spring

Shot Of The Day: May 23, 2014





QOTD: Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
— Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

Quote from The Hip Pocket Guide To Offbeat Wisdom by William Sauer

Backstory: I wonder if the Dalai Lama listens to Blue Oyster Cult? Dharma is dharma, after all. — TAG

Locale: Wright Street, Stapleton, Staten Island.

Equipment: Nikon D200 / Nikkor 28~80mm f3.5-5.6 D


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