underwater ripples in the river that distorted the rocks underneath along with bits and pieces of underwater plants

Studies of Water in the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden

For days 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 of my January 2022 ‘Sketch a Day’ challenge I abandoned the Tanum pond in Sweden and ‘flew’ down to Mexico to see some very different ponds at the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden. … Continue reading Studies of Water in the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden

Anthurium in the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden

Cosmic Challenge: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Playing around with plants from the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden. Anthurium in Stackables photo app. Split-Leaf Philodendron cut out in Photoshop and the background replaced. Another split-Leaf philodendron, this one run through Stackables. All gardens have the nemesis’ and this … Continue reading Cosmic Challenge: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Traditional Dance Shows (Baile Folclórico) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Traditional Dance Shows (Baile Folclórico) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

The Mexican women swirling across the stage in their traditional costume define the the word graceful. Free folkloric dance performances at Lazaro Cardenas Park in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. From visit-vallarta.com, ‘Every Friday during the high-season months of November through April, Xiutla … Continue reading Traditional Dance Shows (Baile Folclórico) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Alejandro Colonga's magic realism sculptures on Puerto' Vallarta's Malecon

Cosmic Challenge: Freestyle Surrealistic Super Moon

A free-styling attempt to capture the ‘Super Moon’ along with Alejandro Colunga’s surreal sculptures in Puerto Vallarta. My first shot of the Alejandro Colunga set of ‘magic-realism’ sculptures in the Puerto Vallarta night was a little out of focus (I forgot my … Continue reading Cosmic Challenge: Freestyle Surrealistic Super Moon