Forty Years Too Late

Most won’t remember the huge legal battle that preceded the building of the New Melones Dam where rafters, Sierra Club and other groups fought to save miles of riparian waterline along the Stanislaus River. Now, 40 years after New Melones Dam was built and miles of river and riparian habitat were destroyed, one little fish…

A Little Fatherly Love

I’ve used Flickr for a long time and I like it a lot. It’s where I’ve shared photos, cultivated friendships and built communities around things I’m interested in. I’ve always felt that by sharing my photos openly and allowing others to use my works it helps foster and grow the community of sharing. This is…

My Tweets for 2011-01-15

Ready for a short but fun Friday. — at Never Boring Design Associates # Been looking forward to this all week. Rotten Rons is seriously the best burger in Modesto. — at Rotten Rons #

My Tweets for 2011-01-14

It's almost Friday! — at Never Boring Design Associates # Getting dinner before having a family movie night. — at Qdoba #

My Tweets for 2011-01-13

@rblackphoto What'd I miss? What'd I miss? Did Edie go mad dog on someone? # @edie_howe @rblackphoto Link? Send a DM to @thomashawk. He enjoys going after these people. #

The Decay of a Once Great City

Detroit was once synonymous with automotive manufacturing in the United States but with the decline of the auto industry large parts of the city have been abandoned and fallen into disrepair. This photo expose by Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre show some of the decay of this once great city. I found it interesting all…