Tag Archives: wood

View 359: Walt, the Loch West Monster

Walking on the Creekwalk near West Fayette Street in Syracuse, New York, I came upon the blue serpent sculpture you see here. An example of public art. I got curious as to the serpent’s origin, I did some snooping on … Continue reading

Posted in Travel, Weekly View | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chasing Sunsets

The weather this summer has not been conducive for sunsets.  Many rainy evenings over the past month have masked the Sun on the horizon.  Other times, when it looked promising, haze in the atmosphere had the Sun disappearing before it set. … Continue reading

Posted in Nature | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

The Empire

The Empire apple was developed by Cornell University scientists in 1966 at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva as a cross between Red Delicious and McIntosh.  Empire apples have a sweet-tart taste that is ideal for eating and … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Welcome to the Island

Welcome to the Island, originally uploaded by Scott Thomas Photography. A sign welcomes people to a beach side campsite at Brennan’s Beach RV Resort on the eastern shore of Lake Ontario near Pulaski, New York. Not a boardwalk, the cement … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

An Adirondack Breakfast

I’ve posted this little photo essay on a few photography forums today but thought I’d share it here, too. — Scott Enjoyed a late breakfast at the Tamarack Inn in Lake George on my trip. Decorated as a rustic hunting … Continue reading

Posted in Photo Essay, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments