September 2009

Waiting for the Sun

09.30.2009 by Mark Forman
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My man here is taking advantage of the cooler early morning time to get his requisite exercise. Nice environment and great energy here at the Taichung Botanical Garden with many folks out and about doing their exercises. Great feeling urrounded by all those plants and peopel doing good things with their bodies. Nothing brings the early […]


Ready for the funhouse

09.28.2009 by Mark Forman
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Made it to Coney Island. Didn't just come for the Nathan's hot dogs. I wanna ride, ride away high and far from the freak show and geeks with metal detectors scanning the sands below. I can do it if only this hatch will close. Iggy Pop is perfect for bringing the Funhouse into focus.  It might scare you a […]

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Night time is the right time…

09.26.2009 by Mark Forman
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LEDs seem to be taking over from and expanding where neon went. I love the dramatic bits of color in the dark night. The night time is the best time for... Dr. John is the Night Tripper. Wild dude well gifted in music in love with the city of New Orleans that he adopted and adopted him right […]

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Night stalking

09.25.2009 by Mark Forman
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I got a hold of a couple of new lenses that are better equipped for low-light photography. That makes me happy as I love the pronounced colors of night photography. Under a bridge downtown... Robin Trower was a flat out Jimi Hendrix devotee. No questions about it. This is one of his better songs-Bridge of Sighs.

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Lucky Number

09.21.2009 by Mark Forman
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I'm not sure what kind of gambling parlor this is, nor do I really care. I do love their big 3D surreal mascot in the Uncle Sam hat though. Pick a number... A really cool song is Lene Lovich's:  Lucky Number. It was a one hit wonder back in my college days. Fun tune.