Tag Archives: iPhoneography

Curlicue

I tossed my phone charger aside on the couch after I unplugged it the other day, and this is what I sawūüėĄ Kind of striking, that curl of white against the two jumbled, dark red blankets. So I used the … Continue reading

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Friday afternoon (leaving work) photos

The Grohmann Museum was quiet on the second floor when I left work at MSOE this afternoon. I pressed the button to call the elevator but then, immediately after, decided to step away and take a picture of the stair … Continue reading

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Two spires

I was walking back from the Library and Science Buildings shortly after noon today and saw City Hall reflected in the BMO Harris building‚ÄĒa reflection I realized was new to me from this vantage point, since I guess I haven‚Äôt … Continue reading

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Black and white versions (for Rose‚̧ԳŹ)

Rose asked in a comment if I could share a black-and-white version of the Grohmann Museum photo from my last post. Here are two slightly different B/W versions. One has more contrast and the blacks are pretty crushed, so you … Continue reading

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Grohmann Statue and Shadow

We had to go outside for a fire drill two days ago at work, and while waiting for the emergency coordinator to come and tell us it was clear to go back into the building, I looked up and noticed … Continue reading

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Good Day Sunshine

Taken with my iPhone while stopped at a traffic light on my way to work earlier this week. Thank you, Apple, for making it so easy to capture images in places and at times that would have been impossible otherwise. … Continue reading

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Sixth Street Viaduct

I took this photo of the Sixth Street Viaduct over¬†Milwaukee’s¬†Menomonee Valley while waiting¬†to cross the street after dropping my younger daughter off¬†at the train station this morning. ¬†She¬†caught the 8:05 Amtrak¬†Hiawatha for a field trip with her art history classmates … Continue reading

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M&I / BMO

This is the kind of thing my grandparents used to do: refer to places by their names from 50 years earlier.¬† Now I do it, too.¬† No doubt someday my kids will, too. The building below is the Marshall & … Continue reading

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Urban Sunset, March

Taken with my iPhone¬† as I returned¬†to my office last night after teaching an early evening class.¬† (Despite the fact that downtown Milwaukee is built on a swamp and¬†thus wages a¬†constant battle¬†against sinking, this building isn’t really tilted!¬† It’s just … Continue reading

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Night trees, Miller Valley

I’ve become quite¬†fond of my iPhone’s ability¬†to capture fleeting images that catch my eye. On my way home from teaching a night class yesterday, I noticed these trees at the traffic light on the far western edge of Miller Valley … Continue reading

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