Hats

By Vladimir Brezina

Johna’s favorite hat for long-distance travel by kayak—

Hats 1(more photos here)

It’s stylish with a veil—

Hats 2(more photos here)

… and practical at night with a headlamp—

Hats 3(more photos here)

Whereas I wear a traditional sou’wester, because a rainy day will always come—

Hats 4(more photos here)

A contribution to Ailsa’s travel-themed photo challenge, Hats.

Forces of Nature, Take Two

By Vladimir Brezina

We are about to be hit by one of the Forces of Nature…

Forces of Nature 2(In the Florida Everglades—story and more photos are here.)

A second contribution to this week’s Photo Challenge, Forces of Nature. The first contribution was here.

Forces of Nature

By Vladimir Brezina

The towers of Manhattan are insignificant under the looming storm clouds…

Forces of Nature(more photos are here and here)

A contribution to this week’s Photo Challenge, Forces of Nature. A second contribution is here.

Youngsters

By Vladimir Brezina

Youngsters 1
Youngsters 2Youngsters 3From our 2011 kayak trip from Albany to NYC

A contribution to Ailsa’s travel-themed photo challenge, Youngsters.

Intricate

By Vladimir Brezina

Intricate red cabbage 1
Intricate red cabbage 2

A contribution to this week’s Photo Challenge, Intricate.

Trees

By Vladimir Brezina

TreesThe Mall, Central Park, NYC

I’ll have to go back very soon and take the corresponding picture in the spring…

A contribution to Ailsa’s photo challenge, Trees.

Motion

By Vladimir Brezina

MotionAt the start of the 2012 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim

A contribution to this week’s Photo Challenge, Motion.