Category Archives: Dayton

Daffodils

Who can resist taking pictures of flowers in the springtime? These daffodils were looking nice as they were situated by the split rail fence at the Wetherill estate in Dayton, NJ. I oriented the camera so as to make the … Continue reading

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Scones

It frequently happens that kitchenware or prepared foods have photographic appeal.  For example, one day I made scones in a cast iron pan having wedge-shaped sections.  The baked scones were placed on a hot pad having woven circles around the … Continue reading

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The Jersey Diner

As the picture indicates, the Jersey Diner has been in existence for about a year.  In that time, it has become a popular eating place owing to decent food offered at reasonable prices.  In fact, I often meet friends for … Continue reading

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Power Quest

This scene presents itself outside of the strip mall at the center of Dayton NJ.  The demand for power and information in one form or another is increasing at an exponential rate.  It amazes me that technicians can make sense … Continue reading

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Path to Nowhere

I find these stone pathways amusing.  Actually, they are clever drainage  conduits to allow rainwater to seep away from the blacktop walking path around the perimeter of my development.  To me, they look like little exit and entry points for … Continue reading

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Blue Spruce

The blue spruce, or Colorado blue spruce as it is sometimes called, does indeed grow in the mountains of Colorado and in other western states as well.  I’ve seen entire mountainsides covered with these lovely trees. There are three blue … Continue reading

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Tulips

It seems as if I’ve been posting a lot of flower pictures lately.  The above photograph was taken in the horizontal format.  However, upon seeing the original image, I decided that only a few central blooms were of primary visual … Continue reading

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Johnny Jump Ups

Otherwise known as Viola Tri-color, these hardy flowers have found their way from Europe to the United States where they escaped from cultivation and are now ubiquitous.  The cultivated form of this flower we know as the pansy. These flowers … Continue reading

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Hosta

This hosta plant has been happily reappearing every year in this pot.  The nice thing about them is that they seem to require little maintenance.  …just a little water now and then during dry spells. Greens often translate well into … Continue reading

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Irises

Locals maintain a lovely park-like setting at the center of Dayton, N.J.  Various flowers and shrubs enhance the five-points intersection.  I wonder how many folks stop to smell the flowers!  I do now and then. (This is my first post … Continue reading

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