Gateway to the West

Apparently this is the tallest arch in the world and the tallest man-made monument in the United States! 630 ft (190 meters) tall.┬áThose black rectangles are windows that you can peek out of once you’re at the top. The original looked good in color, but I love how the steel lends itself to black andContinue reading “Gateway to the West”

Scale in Photography (St Louis Arch)

I follow Digital Photography School on Facebook and read their post the other day about How to Use the Human Form to Give a Sense of Scale to Your Images. I love the images that they use as examples. I love lines. It reminded me of this picture I took a couple years ago whenContinue reading “Scale in Photography (St Louis Arch)”

St Louis Arch and meeting a blog friend!

The cool thing about blogging is that you can make friends with people half way across the country or around the globe. When we were in St Louis I made sure to get in touch with NV, author of This D*mn House. NV and I “met” when she commented on my post about me mowingContinue reading “St Louis Arch and meeting a blog friend!”