Irony and parody in The Return of the Living Dead with an appearance by Clancy Brown's Kurgan.
Charming landscape architecture surrounds the old Whalehead estate in Corolla, N.C.
I shoulda set the aperture to f/11 or even 14, but Ocragecko (tm) is mostly in focus at f/8.
An exceptionally fine San Diego house in the pueblo-revival style.
Why do iPhones tend to do a poor job with sunsets? Can anything be done about it?
Some persistent oak leaves on a tree opposite my office.
Whatever you think of H.P. Lovecraft, _The Call of Cthulhu_ (2005) is an excellent, exemplary adaptation of his work.
What is meant by the unusual image of a ship off distant shores on Hiatt Hepburn's 1864 monument in Cave Hill?
An early Latin inscription celebrates a freedwoman who lost six children but whose virtue was rewarded with manumission.
Pop open a cold one and read a Roman tombstone with me.
An unpretentious one-storey bungalow in San Diego was remodeled about 20 years ago into a Liliputian Italianate palazzo. Might this have been deliberate camp display?
The Zehnder mausoleum in Cave Hill is accompanied by bronze portraits envisioning a reunion in the après vie. Updated with a proposed design source from the Mazzone monument in Florence, Italy.
I can't get enthused about the new Eisenhower Memorial.
Join me in a nostalgic visit to one of Washington, D.C.'s secular cathedrals.
An Egyptomaniacal monument of a bibliophile in Savannah's Bonaventure Cemetery.
No, it's not the oldest house in the world, or even in European-settled America, but they'd like you to THINK it is!
#Confederate: very up-to-date symbolism!
A double shell monument offers an opportunity for a brief survey of infant funerary commemoration strategies.
Absolutely exceptional terracotta revetments decorate the Savannah Cotton Exchange.
A stunning architectural terracotta from Preston's Hotel De Soto (1890) brightens the lobby of the 1968 replacement building.