Tuesday, March 31, 2009

#80: Warning Will Robinson!


A simple railing reflector, sitting there doing its job .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Monday, March 30, 2009

#79: Look ... Over There ...




It's just a trash-lining, school stopping, perspective viewing kinda morning .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Sunday, March 29, 2009

#78: Purple Reign



Okay. So it's more fuschia. So shoot me .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Saturday, March 28, 2009

#77: Shelf Liner: Out Of Place


It's not everyday you see a piece of discarded shelf liner tossed wantonly at the side of a freeway offramp .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Friday, March 27, 2009

#76: The Lonely Road




6:25 a.m. on a lonely street .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Thursday, March 26, 2009

#75: Reclining Good Will



Sometimes, "good will" is the ability to catch a few winks whilst on the job .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Wednesday, March 25, 2009

#74: Patiently Waiting The Crowd



They've got all day .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Tuesday, March 24, 2009

#73: Juxtaposed




Overlooking the 210 .....


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Monday, March 23, 2009

#72: Impending



The rain cometh .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Sunday, March 22, 2009

#71: Paint Rushing


S/He was in a hurry, apparently .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Saturday, March 21, 2009

#70: Where The Union 76 Station Balls Graze



Usually found alone, they are sometimes discovered in groups of 16 just waiting for their chance to cause mischief .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Friday, March 20, 2009

#69: Grilled



Seen better days, but you can tell there's still life in there somewhere .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Thursday, March 19, 2009

#68: One Head Is Better Than None .....



Aside from Mr. Brainless there, I especially like the way the water dances in this photo .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Wednesday, March 18, 2009

#67: Thug Life



Life.

It's everywhere, causing trouble .....



....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Tuesday, March 17, 2009

#66: Fortification


Next comes the gold panning project.

Oh. And your green for St. Patrick's Day? It's up there in the top left corner, faith and begorrah
.....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Monday, March 16, 2009

#65: Francis of Assisi



Francis of Assisi (Giovanni Francesco Bernardone), friar and founder of the Order of Friars, more commonly known as the Franciscans.

Patron saint of animals, the environment and Italy.

Currently found residing in the front yard of a house in Sierra Madre, California.



....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Sunday, March 15, 2009

#64: World's Largest Bananas


Let me tell you, these were some big bananas. Plucked straight from the produce section of the local grocery.


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Saturday, March 14, 2009

#63: Pipe Camel




The only thing missing is the water.

Wait. There is no water.

Guess it's not missing anything at all .....



....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Friday, March 13, 2009

#62: Tree Communication



An interesting anomaly embedded in the bark of a palm tree.

It's obviously a sign so that when other trees pass by, they are aware of what this one is saying .....



....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Thursday, March 12, 2009

#61: Hurry Up And Wait


Just another day at the office .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Wednesday, March 11, 2009

#60: Armed With Perspective




Close and sharp and farther, still sharp .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Tuesday, March 10, 2009

#59: Happenin' ... !!!




Stylin' blue cap! Telescoping cane! Tan shoes! Umbrella, just in case! Bitchin' burgandy jacket! Guapo red sun glasses!

Dance moves galore!

This guy was just toodlin' down the road, happy as can be. Rupe wants to be him when Rupe grows up ... !!!


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Monday, March 9, 2009

#58: Home



Hatchery. Haven. Home.


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Sunday, March 8, 2009

#57: Bob The Dog




The newest member of the family.

His name is Bob. Bob The Dog.

He's about 5 months old. A Labrador Retriever that seems to have a bit of Pointer in him. Fresh from the Pasadena Humane Society.


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Saturday, March 7, 2009

#56: Recognition



Precariously balanced on that chair, aren'tcha Bud?


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Friday, March 6, 2009

#55: Central California Twofer




They're a bit backward in California's Central Valley.

They ride big rigs in place of locomotives and they land helicopters on big rigs .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Thursday, March 5, 2009

#54: Rowing In Pinkness




Vibrant pink blossoms in the winter of Fresno's fields .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )


Wednesday, March 4, 2009

#53: Strawberry Flambé



Here in Fresno, we do things a bit differently .....

(In case you wonder what this stylish dude's doin', he's burning the weeds and grass in preparation of planting strawberries. And yes, Jimmy: The purple gloves are necessary.)


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )



Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Monday, March 2, 2009

#51: Remnants Of The Year Past



The end of February ... and the Halloween decorations still haven't come down yet .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )



Sunday, March 1, 2009

#50: Waiting





Just visiting ... while waiting for a new a home .....


....................... Ruprecht ( STOP )