The tall and the small ~

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Beautiful fluffy ivory-colored palm blossom, March 18, 2016

First the tall — of the ever-unfolding spring in the Huntington Desert Garden — this bloom on not that tall of a palm … spectacular! And then the small: another sweet cactus with a diadem of magenta blossoms ~

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Garlanded cactus, March 18, 2016

Winterthur symmetry ~

Composition in pale pink, slate blue, and magenta, June 22, 2014

Composition in pale pink, slate blue, and magenta, June 22, 2014

A lovely day today in Winterthur, becoming saturated with impressionists, cubists, fauvists, etc at all the town’s spectacular museums–becoming saturated with sunshine too! And you know that if you run across some bougainvillea in a town on a warm sunny day, that town has plenty of that kind of day! Who knew that northern Switzerland was so warm!?

Food truck #18 ~

Truck in magenta and yellow, September 14, 2013

Truck in magenta and yellow, September 14, 2013

It’s high time for a continuation of this series! This specimen was parked on a very busy street (Broadway!), so it was hard to meet my standards for this genre (e.g. not having a passing car in the shot), but it’s not too bad considering …