The details of the December 2018 photo print giveaway from Take Back Roads
An in-depth look at tips and techniques on how to travel on back roads
Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Bone Church Just over an hour east of the Czech Republic’s capital city of Prague lies one of the more unusual memorials that you may ever encounter: a massive ossuary (a repository for bones, or bone church) in the basement of a small Catholic cathedral. Tucked away behind a stuccoed brick wall… Continue reading Skeletons in the Basement at Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Famous Bone Church
Full details of the Photo Print giveaway / contest that’s being run through November 20th!
In the final installment of the Astrophotography series, we get to read about and see the culmination of our extraordinary wild camping experience in California.
This is a blog about an experience that wasn’t supposed to happen. The plan for our California Roadtrip was to arrive in San Francisco on Saturday night, spend Sunday exploring the city, then Dirk and I would part ways on Monday morning – I would fly home to Pittsburgh, and he would drive to Reno to work… Continue reading Astrophotography 3: Mountainside Camping in Big Sur
This blog was prompted, believe it or not, by a troll commenting on Harley-Davidson’s Facebook page. This fellow was egging on Harley riders by posting pictures of his lime-green sport bike and boasting about how it outperformed Harley bikes in every way imaginable: better acceleration, better handling, better brakes… on and on. He might well… Continue reading The Truth about Riding Motorcycles
Several pictures of a lot of stars, virtually all from one of my favorite nights from the camping trip out west.
Squirrel Hill is a thriving Pittsburgh neighborhood, bursting at the seams with shops & restaurants to invite you in and keep you busy all day long!
The first installment in a series of posts filled with pictures of the stars, moon, and galaxies, taken during our recent road trip through California.