Daily Archives: June 28, 2014

Jun
28
  • “Get Your Kicks…”

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    In October 1960 a tv series about two young men travelling across the United States was released.  Originally to be called “The Searchers” the series was renamed “Route 66” because of conflicts with a movie released in the same timeframe.  Route 66, from Chicago to Los Angeles, had been immortalized in a song written by Bobby Troup and originally recorded by Nat King Cole in 1946.  While the tv series shared the name, according to one star very little, if any, […]

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Jun
28
  • Evening Reflections

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    A late evening image from the Missouri Botanical Garden.  This image was captured at the end of one of the Whitaker Music Festival performances as we were departing the Garden.  Not having a tripod that evening, the camera was rested on a bench for a long exposure.

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