Christmas Time
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Christmas Time

Christmas Time   Pops of Red   Reflections   Bokeh “Christmas Time” is my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge. You can join the Monochrome Madness Challenge or view more monochrome photos by visiting Leanne Cole Photography. You can view my other Monochrome Madness Challenge entries by clicking on Monochrome Madness. What’s your favorite … Continue reading

Crossing the Red River – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Crossing the Red River – Monochrome Madness Challenge

This is the railroad bridge crossing over the Red River near Interstate 35 on the Texas – Oklahoma border.  There is a  slight upward tilt toward the bridge because I actually took the photo from underneath the Interstate 35 bridge.   Monochrome Madness Challenge “Crossing The Red River” is my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness … Continue reading

Auto Ranch- Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Auto Ranch- Monochrome Madness Challenge

Auto Ranch In Texas, businesses that sell parts from old vehicles are usually called “junkyards”.  We recently stopped by one to check on parts for a car my hubby is restoring.  This particular one was called an “Auto Ranch”.   I thought the name might be a little pretentious until I saw all the cars. … Continue reading

Old Pickup (B & W) – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Old Pickup (B & W) – Monochrome Madness Challenge

I was fascinated by this old pickup the first time I noticed it sitting in the vacant lot just off US Highway 287 in Childress, TX.  I wish I knew it’s story and why it sits there. You can see the color version in my post “Old Pickup“.   For this week’s Monochrome Madness challenge, I … Continue reading

Silver Feather – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Silver Feather – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Silver Feather Silver Feather was built in 1948 for the famous California Zephyr.  It has had many names and homes throughout the years until 2010 when it was bought by the Arkansas & Missouri line.  It was renamed Silver Feather and became a part of the excursion train in Arkansas. Travel Theme “Silver Feather” is my entry … Continue reading

Visit With A Texas Longhorn – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Visit With A Texas Longhorn – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Visit With A Texas Longhorn I’m a city girl; so I’ve always thought that Longhorn cattle look like they are ready to stomp you into the ground.  This guy lived up to my imagination when I stopped to take a photo.  I was definitely glad that there was a sturdy fence between us.  In reality, … Continue reading

Texoma Bridge – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Texoma Bridge – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Texoma Bridge “Texoma Bridge” is my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge. This bridge can be found on Highway 377.  It connects Texas and Oklahoma as it crosses over this part of Lake Texoma.  Under the bridge is a great place to drop anchor and fish.  The shade from the bridge is especially nice during the Texas/Oklahoma … Continue reading

Kansas City Southern – Monochrome Madness Challenge
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Kansas City Southern – Monochrome Madness Challenge

I took this photo on a recent trip through Arkansas.  I thought it was interesting to see the “Kansas City Southern” engine sitting in the railroad yard of the Arkansas-Missouri Railroad Line. Kansas City Southern Monochrome Madness Challenge “Kansas City Southern” is my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge. You can join the Monochrome … Continue reading