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20,000!!!

Posted in daily life, photography with tags , , , on August 23, 2011 by barrelrider

Today I broke the twenty thousandth view marker. I am so stoked that so many people have taken the time to look at my blog. Please keep checking things out and I will try not to disappoint!

“It’s the ostrich syndrome. If you can’t see it, you don’t have to think about it.” ~ Peter Whitney

Posted in photography with tags , , , on August 21, 2011 by barrelrider

“Oh, give me a home where the buffalo roam”

Posted in photography with tags , , , , , on August 17, 2011 by barrelrider

Say, its only a paper moon Sailing over a cardboard sea But it wouldn’t be make-believe If you believed in me

Posted in photography with tags , , , , on August 17, 2011 by barrelrider

“Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair. ” Ovid

Posted in photography with tags , , , , on August 11, 2011 by barrelrider

memento mori

Posted in photography with tags , , , , on August 8, 2011 by barrelrider

Post-mortem photography reached it’s peak in the late 19th century as to have a keepsake of the recently deceased. As time went on the photographers got more and more creative but once photography became more affordable and accessible the need for post-mortem photographs decreased and eventually faded into a practice of the past leaving behind only a massive amount  of bizarre photographs such as these.

“We shall see that at which dogs howl in the dark, and that at which cats prick up their ears after midnight.” H.P. Lovecraft

Posted in photography with tags , , , , on August 7, 2011 by barrelrider