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A Brooklyn Boy and His New Bike

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [photographer’s choice – the bike]

Five is seven! It is an occasionally drizzly Sunday. A little warm. We hop the R-train to 9th Street and head to BicycleView full post »

Carrot Cupcakes

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [pattern and contrast no. 4]

Seven years of life and lovin’ for young Mister Patton. Happy Birthday, Five. Carrot cake for everyone! [Note: View full post »

Fresh Market Flowers

Minimalist Me: DIY Floral Arrangements with Fresh Herbs

At the food coop I gather ingredients for a soy chili I will be making for dinner. I don’t make “normal&#View full post »

Little Girl Sketching a Dress at the Jean-Paul Gaultier Exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum, Black and White

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [pattern and contrast no. 3]

At the recent Jean-Paul Gaultier exhibit at the nearby Brooklyn Museum, the young Pattons arrive with sketchbooks in towView full post »

Pretty box of marbles

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [pattern and contrast no. 2]

This is our day: – Recover from daylight savings. – Stay in our pajamas. – Destroy the apartment. &#View full post »

Assorted Silver and Pewter Dishes

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [pattern and contrast no. 1]

A little personal nostalgia on the blog today. A variation on the theme of life.   [Note: This post is part of aView full post »

The Arch at Grand Army Plaza in Black and White

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [perspective no. 5]

I look up at Grand Army Plaza on a warm and sunny Sunday afternoon. It’s 50 degrees out here and the sun feels soView full post »

Snuggling Brother and Sister

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [perspective no. 4]

A few morning snuggles today during this long, snowy winter. They entertain my request to take a few photos whileView full post »

Little Girls at Winter Warmers in Park Slope, Brooklyn

p52.2 framed: playing with composition [perspective no. 3]

What better way to ring in your fifth birthday than throwing down some chalk with your tribe after wolfing down some s&#View full post »

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