“…Many job hazards are unregulated and uncontrolled. Some employers cut corners and violate the law, putting workers in serious danger and costing lives. Workers who report job hazards or job injuries are fired or disciplined. Employers contract out dangerous work to try to avoid responsibility. As a result, each year thousands of workers are killed…
Across the Bored has honored me with the Lighthouse Award and I will break with tradition and display it on my blog. We share a love of photography and I have been inspired by her photo-editing and variety of subject matter. Thank you for this recognition, I will do my best to continue with the…
“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.” —Francisco de Goya
My entry for this week’s photo challenge is a fantasy—a combination of two photos.
Photo Notes: iPhone 5 camera, shot with Camera+ app, edited in Blender, Snapseed, CameraBag2 and Phototoaster.
This week the topic of Cee’s photo challenge is orange. Here is a look at a catwalk under the International Orange-colored Golden Gate Bridge.
Photo Notes: iPhone 5 camera, shot with ProCamera app, edited in Snapseed and CameraBag2.
This week Frizz asks us to find a photo linked to the letter “G”. Here is what the Troll-from-under-the-bridge sees when he looks up at the South Tower of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Photo Notes: iPhone 5 camera, shot with Camera+ app, edited in Snapseed.
Two weeks ago the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge was to take a self-portrait (a selfie in today’s vernacular). I received some feedback about how “stern” I looked and I agree with the observations. I took the photo below during a walk on the Backspan of the East Main Cable and edited it in hopes that it more accurately portrays my upbeat nature.
Photo Notes: iPhone 5 camera, shot with Camera+ app, edited in Snapseed, Sketch, and CameraBag2 apps.
“The Ross Sea, Antarctica is the most pristine stretch of ocean on Earth. A vast, frozen landscape that teems with life – whales, seals and penguins carving out a place on the very edge of existence. …an international fishing fleet has recently found its way to the Ross Sea. It is targeting Antarctic toothfish, sold…
“May you live in interesting times.” —Purported Chinese curse As many of my regular readers know, I work rotating shifts on the Golden Gate Bridge. Three days ago I finished working seven days of Swing shift (3pm — 11pm) and now I am on six days of Day shift (7am — 3pm). This time next…
The WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge this week is to take a “selfie”—the photographic equivalent of an autobiography, in my opinion. I don’t take selfies, as a rule, but I took this photo one night on the roof of the South Anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge while on a Light Check.
Photo Notes: iPhone 5 camera, shot with ProCamera in video mode and converted to .jpg with Grab app, edited in Pop Dot Comics and CameraBag2.
Here are some points to ponder, courtesy of Robert Reich — connect the dots: