Antique Oil Painting of Jill

Well no, it isn’t an oil painting of Jill. It is just one of my old photographs of her that I ran through Funny Photo’s Antique Oil Painting effect. After cropping a photograph of Jill so I just had her head, I produced the antique oil painting above with just a few clicks. You don’t […]

15 Military Action Photographs

These photographs show the United States military in action while training and in combat. The only criteria for selection was that a photograph showed weaponry in use and that I liked the image.

12 Free Dual Screen Wallpapers

These dual screen wallpapers can be used for any purpose, without attribution. The 3840 x 1200 resolution photographs are intended for use with two monitors, each set to 1920 x 1200. To rotate my wallpapers at timed intervals I use DesktopNova running on my Ubuntu system. I used a Canon PowerShot SX200 IS to take […]

People of India

The Republic of India is the seventh-largest country by geographical area with the most populous democracy in the world. According to Wikipedia, India is home to the ancient Indus Valley Civilization and a region of historic trade routes and vast empires.

Four of the world’s major religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism—originated in India, while Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam arrived in the first millennium.

Photos on the New Website

I have been participating in the Official LDS Church Call for Photos on flickr. I was pleased to hear at least one of the photographs I uploaded has been used.

A Collection of Videos

Because most everyone enjoys watching video over reading plain text, I decided it would be useful to collect all the videos in one place.

Responding to the Official LDS Call for Photos

After reading about the Official LDS Call for Photos in Mormon Times I responded. After all, what use are great photographs of temples, families, and church history sites if no-one sees them? Sure, I can put them on my blog, and I have, but who reads my blog, apart from you?

15 Resplendent Temple Flower Photographs

Lo! in the desert the flowers are springing; Streams, ever copious, are gliding along. Loud from the mountaintops echoes are ringing; Wastes rise in verdure and mingle in song. Jake took photographs of the many flowers on the temple grounds while on our recent California Temple Trip. The weather was very agreeable for man and bloom. […]

15 Beautiful Temple Flower Photographs

Jake was busy in the temple grounds photographing the flowers. I don’t know the names of these many blooms, just the temples where they were nurtured.