Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Alexander S. Kunz
260,743 followers -
"If I knew how to make a good photo, I'd do it every time" (Robert Doisneau)
"If I knew how to make a good photo, I'd do it every time" (Robert Doisneau)

260,743 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Goldfrapp - Silver Eye (Deluxe Edition) #music

I stumbled upon a Dave Gahan appearance in a version of Goldfrapp’s “Ocean” recently (the video is beautiful), and it made me wish that any of Depeche Mode’s more recent music would have a similar feel and appeal. Goldfrapp on the other hand is one of…
Silver Eye (Deluxe)
Silver Eye (Deluxe)
alexkunz.wordpress.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
"Datura Star"

Unfolding Datura wrightii and morning dew, Coast to Crest Trail, Escondido, California. September 2018.

https://www.alex-kunz.com/datura-studies/datura-star/
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Blue Dicks (Dichelostemma captitatum or maybe soon Dipterostemon capitatus) - 5 photos #wildflowers #naturephotography #macrophotography

Over the years, I’ve made a few photos of Blue Dicks here and there. They got their funny common name from their scientific name Dichelostemma capitatum – one can imagine a person trying to remember it: “Here are those blue Dich… Dich… whatever, dicks!”.…
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Adolphia californica (California Prickbush or Spineshrub, 3 photos) #naturephotography

California Prickbush or Spineshrub (Adolphia californica) is considered rare, threatened or endangered by the California Native Plant Society (CNPS), with a threat rank of 2B.1. This means it is seriously threatened in California – where most of it can be…
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Stunning visuals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSozvePvdek

Better sound quality: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0XZFet-3wk :-P

Also, I wish anything Depeche Mode made in the last 10-15 years would sound like that...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Summer nights. Mild temperatures, clear skies – and a monthly photo quest from the photo club that called for night photos. It was as if the stars had “magically” aligned to get us out there. 😉 Shuwen and I met our good friend Peter in Julian for dinner…
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Excellent article: https://guytal.com/wordpress/2018/08/31/a-tombstone-in-your-hands/

"By refusing to be complicit in making these places known and popular, let alone “developed,” I am preserving for others the ability to discover these places for themselves, and to experience them in their wild state, just as I have."
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Does Henri Cartier-Bresson's understanding and definition of photography also apply to landscapes?

“To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event as well as of a precise organization of forms which give that event its proper expression.” (Henri Cartier-Bresson)
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A partial solution to our attention deficit problem: "Put your phone in Do Not Disturb mode forever" - I for one disabled most notifications and removed social media apps from my phone instead. A mute switch that also activated DND would be a nice feature.
https://theoutline.com/post/6063/put-your-phone-in-do-not-disturb-mode-forever
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded