Today is when we remember the birth of a painter who was right in the thick of the French Impressionist movement, but who later rejected their tenets in favor of a more structured, formal style. As is my custom, I will allow the artist to speak for himself. Happy birthday, Auguste… All images found with the most cursory of Google searches…. No images belong to me, nor do I claim any ownership, whatsoever… Advertisements
… and for goodness sake, don’t forget to wash your hands when you’re done… Image found here.
… at the end of the day… It’s been a busy couple of months, so time to go out and shoot has been limited. And it’s winter! So even when there’s been the time, there hasn’t exactly been the inclination.
… with a handy little comparison chart of some revered past presidents… … and the current squatter in chief! Image found here.
… from a shop at a tourist site in Zuhai, China… On a day of much heat and humidity…