245. The Faces of the Children of Los Guidos

245. The Faces of the Children of Los Guidos

    Every year around Christmas, a small group of friends get together to help a small school in a rural area in Costa Rica called Los Guidos. We bring presents, …

 

244. the pacific ocean from the hills at montezuma, costa rica

244. the pacific ocean from the hills at montezuma, costa rica

a breathtaking vista from the latest trip to Costa Rica, see the full album here  

 

243. san francisco’s japantown in the fading afternoon light

243. san francisco’s japantown in the fading afternoon light

  a concrete abstraction of a pagoda grows tall in japantown a marker that overstates the obvious a bird soars high in the distance from its vantage point it becomes part …

 

242. bobo bird sitting on a lemon tree branch

242. bobo bird sitting on a lemon tree branch

  an arrestingly beautiful bird the bobo, as we call it in costa rica, is a part of our national treasure piercing red eyes surrounded by blacks and …

 

241. chicago night lights at the end of 2011

241. chicago night lights at the end of 2011

  another year comes to a close we get older with each passing day look back let a deep breath out learn from the experiences life has dished out take a deep …

 

240. old blanco from alajuela, costa rica

240. old blanco from alajuela, costa rica

  life is miraculous to be alive and breathing is remarkably against all odds a near impossibility yet what is inescapable about being alive is that you will not …

 

239. last sunrise of 2011 before the first snow dusting in chicago

239. last sunrise of 2011 before the first snow dusting in chicago

  i have been a witness to many unique sunrises over lake michigan these past few weeks yet this one was especially remarkable just before the sun became …