My Winter Front Door–Framed

Sunroom LightsI have been wanting to photograph these lights, which run along the edge of the ceiling of my sunroom and reflect magically in the various panes of glass. I just couldn't come up with an interesting composition. One evening recently … [Continue reading]

New Additions to Providence College Campus

This new building, the Science Complex, opened with the Fall 2018 semester. Shown here in its night-time illumination, the building contains the administrative offices for the science departments, as well as new, state-of-the-art classrooms and … [Continue reading]

Ruane Center for the Humanities

This magnificent window graces the Great Room in the Ruane Center for the Humanities at Providence College. The window was designed by artist Sylvia Nicholas, a stained glass master who lives in New Hampshire. Sylvia Nicholas also designed the … [Continue reading]

Biological Imaging–Part I

Retirement has its perks. In my case, I can audit courses at Providence College tuition-free. I decided to take advantage of this benefit during the Fall 2017 semester, and enrolled in Biological Imaging. "What's that?" I'm frequently asked; … [Continue reading]

Osprey Monitoring

Every week, from April through August, volunteers in Rhode Island head forth to check on Osprey nests. The monitoring program, overseen by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island (ASRI), is a model for efforts in other states. The monitoring of Osprey … [Continue reading]