Tag Archives: South Dakota

Digital Magic

My ten year old granddaughter was practicing her gymnastics on the dock of our lake in Nebraska on the July 4th weekend.  That was three years ago. The sunset is a scanned copy of a 1968 photo of a sunset … Continue reading

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Whiteclay, Nebraska

A sad story, Whiteclay.  The northern city limits of Whiteclay, NE is the state line between Nebraska and South Dakota.  The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, on the SD side, abuts Whiteclay’s northern city limits.  Alcohol consumption and possession is prohibited … Continue reading

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Follow the Leader

This image reminded me of simpler times, when you played all day and into the night, with few worries.  But, this image is a “fabrication”, a composite of six different photos merged to create a visual image of distant memories. … Continue reading

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Future Paparazzi

I was at Mount Rushmore last summer when I noticed this young photographer snapping pictures.  I asked him what he was shooting.  (That’s photographer jargon for either what equipment are you using or what is your subject.)   “The Men!”, he exclaimed, pointing … Continue reading

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Donkeys

I was driving through Custer State Park in the Black Hills, where the buffalo roam and the deer and the antelope play.  I had read about wild donkeys being in the park, but that wasn’t my main interest; I really … Continue reading

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Black Hills, South Dakota

Altogether, I was in the Black Hils area for a week, five days with the fam and two days visiting our friends, Chuck and Karen, who now live in South Dakota.  Chuck and Karen took us along the Needles Highway … Continue reading

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Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore is one of my favorite National Parks; I’ve been there several times in my life and never get tired of it. I get goose bumps every time I visit Mount Rushmore. Our family vacation (reunion) was in the … Continue reading

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