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Photophile Musings – The Sparkle Barn

The Sparkle Barn in Wallingford, Vermont is a great shop with tons of artistic handcrafted gifts nested inside an 1800’s dairy barn. My favorite products there are the wide selection of both softbound and hardbound journals. I bought just one today, but there’s little doubt I’ll be returning soon for more! You can also shop […]

Scenes from the Baseball Hall of Fame – Photophile Musings

These photos were taken at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, USA during August 2021. If you love baseball, you’ll love the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York, USA. The museum was established in 1936 by the baseball commissioner at the time, Kenesaw Mountain Landis, as a place […]

WOMEN at Work Above at Vanderbilt Mansion – Photophile Musings

This photo was taken at a construction site on the Vanderbilt Mansion Historic Site in Hyde Park, New York on August 21, 2021. The sign was a warning for construction workers working above the sidewalk, but apparently, female members of the construction crew took exception to the sign saying “men” and wrote in the letters […]

View From the Vanderbilt’s Backyard – Photophile Musings

This is one of the few photos that I took at the Vanderbilt Mansion Historic Site in the mansion’s backyard on August 21, 2021. While this was a great shot across the river behind the house, I didn’t get many other photos in the area. That’s because people were literally using both the front and […]

Setting Down to Type a Masterpiece – Photophile Musings

When I was younger, I actually owned a vintage typewriter; I believe it formerly belonged to a family member. It was painted a pale green, and I can’t recall the brand, but it actually still worked. In the late 90’s, though, it was impossible to acquire a new ribbon for it. Nowadays, they actually produce […]

Photophile Musings: “I Took a Journey to the Unknown”

The photo “I Took a Journey To The Unknown” used by permission. When you’re exploring old urban areas, you never know what you’ll find. Thomas Slatin digs up all sorts of artifacts in his travels doing urban exploration photography. Take this piece discovered in an inner city backyard area. When I asked Thomas what this […]

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