Man in a Boat

Man in a Boat

Bayou DeSiard north of Monroe, LA, offered a quick chance to frame a little pontoon boat with a fisherman.

Five Nude Cypress

Five Nude Cypress

Winter in Monroe, LA leaves the cypress in black bayou bare and cold.

Bless This Child

Bless This Child

Another moving image from several baptizings that we were graced to attend.

The Drying Towel

The Drying Towel

Many images of several baptizings grace this gallery.

The Warming Place

The Warming Place

In the reconstructed village of Vermillionville in Lafayette, LA, I found this setup scene outdoors and the wind was blowing the hanging animal skins.

Magnolia

Magnolia

The lovely Southern Magnolia flower, measuring about 12 inches across, and smelling like heaven.

Samantha

Samantha

Samantha did not want the camera pointed her way on this occasion.

Samantha with 120 film

Samantha with 120 film

This is my one year old granddaughter, holding a box of 120 black and white film. THAT'S MY GIRL.

Auburn Staircase

Auburn Staircase

This spiral staircase is in Auburn antebellum mansion in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
It is one of three found in the nation, I was told by the ladies who guided the tour. A second is in Santa Fe, and I forget where the third is located.

The Alyssa Sage

The Alyssa Sage

A shrimper boat docked at Delcambre, LA