Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! A time to look ahead…

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Year-end is the usual time for most of us to engage in some level of reflection on the past…and to plan for the coming year.

As for me, I am presently reflecting on the fact that after all these many years I have finally discovered…

 The Great Truth

There are more things

That I do not know…

Than there are things

That I have forgotten…

And…I have uncovered two competing corollary truths…

  • You are never too old to learn something stupid
  • You are never too old to learn something, stupid

As you can see, adding a comma is everything!

Looking ahead to 2013, I have decided that at this Fork in Life’s Road* I will leave the ranting and opinion rendering to others and will focus (pardon the pun) on playing with my camera toys making photos…

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The above notwitstanding, I will offer one “snarky” photo obervation about the difficulties of trying to breach Petaluma’s East Side/West Side border crossing in 2012…

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For 2013 I plan to concentrate on different locations and scenes to build photo grids. A few photos may show up on this site or on its companion site, THE PETALUMA SPECTATOR PHOTO BLOG—if I am so motivated to post!  It may be some time before I do so because at the moment I am more interested in making actual prints than digital postings. Time will tell…

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*Speaking of “forks in the road”…You may want to peruse A Fork in the Road: Carlsbad Officials Deal with Fork Rebellion

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Signs & Scenes…2012

Well here it is, December 1. 2012, and another year has almost  come and gone. To wrap up 2012, I offer over seventy new photos from the year in Signs & Scenes Gallery 2012 

Thanks to the editing assistance of a few readers in putting it all together. I did add a few photos since our last review.