Mirror image: Philadelphia City Hall

If you walk past the west side of Philadelphia City Hall just after they have turned off the Dilworth Park fountains, you have just a short time to view a perfect reflection of the building before all the water drains away or evaporates. I have stumbled across the opportunity just a few times, including when…

Stone soldier

A Union Army soldier holds his position on a roadside monument, one of more than 1,000 monuments at the Gettysburg National Military Park. I found this one while bicycling around the park on June 4th, 2016.

Going under

While in Aruba last week, Kathy and I spent one afternoon viewing reefs, sea life and shipwrecks 130 beneath the ocean’s surface through the oversized porthole of an Atlantis VI submarine. I posted more photos on Instagram: Into the Deep: Kathy got me to take a submarine down to some reefs and shipwrecks off Aruba this…

Happy New Year from Philadelphia

Happy New Year! Early fireworks from Philadelphia, over the Delaware River by the Ben Franklin Bridge: A post shared by Jim MacMillan (@jimmacmillan) on Dec 31, 2015 at 3:22pm PST I photographed Philadelphia’s early News Year’s Eve fireworks over the Delaware River near the Ben Franklin Bridge Thursday evening. Next, I am starting 2016 with…

Ornament selfie

Loved the look of Philadelphia City Hall reflected from an ornament on the Christmas tree in the courtyard this morning. But I couldn’t figure out how to keep myself out of the picture while using the wide angle lens of the iPhone.

Thanksgiving in Philadelphia

I went for a walk this morning and caught up with the crews inflating balloons for the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade. Then I saw this huge Tasmanian Devil chasing a goldfish up 20th Street. #Thanksgiving A photo posted by Jim MacMillan (@jimmacmillan) on Nov 26, 2015 at 7:10am PST