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Posts Tagged ‘pittsburgh pa

LIGHT UP NIGHT IN PITTSBURGH

March 25, 2014

TAGGED “L” – LIGHT UP NIGHT I am not very good at night photography, but here are a few of the city that I captured on Light Up Night, when all the building lights in the city are lit to welcome in the holiday season.  It is when Pittsburgh puts on its party clothes and dresses up […]

BILLBOARDS

March 24, 2014

Jakesprinter in his Sunday Post has challenged us to show some billboards in our posts this week.  Visit his site in the link above to see more. A billboard (sometimes also called a hoarding in the UK and many other parts of the world) is a large outdoor advertising structure, typically found in high-traffic areas such as alongside busy roads. Billboards […]

THE DAILY PROMPT: PRESSURE

March 10, 2014

WATER PRESSURE The fountain at Point State Park is a fun gathering place for families and tourist.  It’s a fun place to sunbathe, dangle your feet in the water, meet up with friends, or simply relax. The fountain has two powerful 250-horsepower pumps that drive the column of water into the air, creating a jet […]

COME TO ME….

February 16, 2014

Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. “Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS.  For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.” (Photo taken from the internet) POSTED IN OBSERVANCE OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH […]

CELEBRITY – PRESIDENT CLINTON

February 4, 2014

THE SHOW MUST GO ON A couple of years ago I had the pleasure of photographing former President Clinton when he stopped in Pittsburgh for a campaign tour back in 2012.  The event took place in Market Square, located in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. I was in the first row, directly in front of The President.  This […]

WHITE COAT CEREMONY

February 1, 2014

The Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy White Coat Ceremony The Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy White Coat Ceremony marks the entry to professional life for University of Pittsburgh first-year pharmacy students.  Each student will receive a white coat as a symbol of professionalism, integrity, and purity of motive. By accepting the coat, each student commits to a […]

HALO AROUND THE MOON

December 19, 2013

I guess this is my week for getting up early and seeing wonders outside my window.  This morning it was a halo around the moon. My first thought was: See what a halo around the moon means here. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

ANDY WARHOL BRIDGE GETS A BLANKET

August 21, 2013

KNIT THE BRIDGE There is art to be found all over the city of Pittsburgh.  Now thanks to over 1800 volunteers who met in “knit-ins” around the city to  produce 580 knitted and crocheted blankets to cover one of Pittsburgh’s best-known bridges, The Andy Warhol Bridge. “It is about connecting and bridging communities,” says Amanda Gross, a […]

FOUNTAINS AND FIREWORKS = FUN

August 6, 2013

Here are more of my beginning attempts at night photography and fireworks that were taken a couple of years ago from Station Square in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Posted in answer to Flickr Comments FFF Challenge. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

SUNDAY POST: ATTRACTIONS

May 5, 2013

A FEW PLACES I’VE VISITED IN THE LAST YEAR I had to include my hometown, the City of Pittsburgh, it has a number of attractions that I am sure you would be pleased to see. Visit more attractions at Jakesprinter’s Sunday Post, located here. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

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