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Double Takes - Made Me Look - Again!

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Tom Mix ~ A Cowboy for the Ages

People have always known how to have fun getting dressed up, and Harry Rhoads was a photographer who knew how to capture people having fun.

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Never cry over spilled milk!

We've all encountered messes in our life. Here we have a young woman cleaning up after her mess. And it truly is a mess!

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

I get dizzy looking up, much less looking down!

Climb up with these fire fighters and you will most likely enjoy a spectacular view. But don't look down, especially if you have a fear of heights!

Double Takes

Double Takes

Double Takes - This one made me look - again!

With the thousands of images I see every day, using the '3 second rule,' if I find myself needing to look at a picture any longer than about 3 seconds - I'll share it.

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

The grim reaper has a smile!

Does our lovely lady know who will be in the chamber after her?

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

When it melts, it's gone! 

Comfortable (with a warm coat) and cozy in winter, but just a puddle in the summer. It was probably a very beautiful sight to see at night, illuminated by lights.

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

A Wormy Beauty Contest! 

All things are beautiful, even worms! Here we have a judge looking to see which worm is the fattest, tastiest and most splendiferous for Colorado's fish.

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Coal is still king! 

For today's Weird Photo Wednesday we have a monument praising coal!

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Who's real and who's wax? 

Some waxy figures for Weird Photo Wednesday. Maybe even a bit wooden!

Phototime

Kodak Album Cover
Page One
Mrs. Weller with album at bedside
Will, Harry and Aldon Wattles
Mrs. Weller, Mr. Lingham and Sister Felicitas

A glimpse into a family's past

The Kodak Album,