Pic & Play

Today seems like a great day for bright, pretty flowers!! These photo were taken, once again, at the Missouri Botanical Garden during their annual Orchid Show. The Orchid show happens every year at the garden in February and March. The garden has approximately 7000 orchid plants...
I just love the curve of the surface and where the natural lines take your eyes on this one. This was taken with a macro lens, it's of one of the cactus in the Linnean House at the Missouri Botanical Garden. I love the natural patterns of the spines on the cacutus and the...
The Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden is back! The Garden Glow will take place at the Missouri Botanical Garden beginning this Saturday November 22 and runs until January 3. Last year the good folks at the Garden allowed me to photograph the lights before the big...
Oh the Fabulous Fox Theater!! How do you describe the Fox Theater to someone?? You can't, it has to be seen. When you are at the Fox Theater be sure to look up at the beautiful chandelier in the center of the Theater. It's quite beautiful and heavily "Bedazzled"!! Song: You Were...
Christ Church Cathedral is located in downtown St. Louis at Thirteenth and Locust streets, the cathedral was built between 1859 and 1867 in the Gothic Revival style, and designed by Leopold Eidlitz. As I have said before, St. Louis has some of the most beautiful churches I have...
November 18th is National Occult Day and no one really seems to know why? It does however give us a good reason to post some scary photos for today's Pic & Play. These photos were taken at a Rob Zombie show at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. How do you partake and enjoy...
You may have heard last week that Union Station may be getting a much needed boost. Plans were revealed that include a $70 Million dollar Amusement Park that would feature a giant ferris wheel. Today's photo is of the 1904 World's Fair Ferris Wheel. The cars of the ferris wheel...
Foreset Park is full of bridges and the Lagoon Swinging Footbridge is probably the most unique in forest park. It is a true suspension bridge and when you walk across it, it sways and bounces a little bit. This bridge will conect you to the best place to have a picnic....Picnic...
If you want to connect with the city while getting some outdoor excersise in the winter, there's no better place than Steinberg Rink in Forest Park. The rink offers outdoor skating all winter long in the heart of the city. It's one of my favorite things to do in the winter, it's...