Entries by philblock@yahoo.com

Nature and Scenic

Throughout my life, I’ve enjoyed the outdoors. As a youth, I was introduced to field archery and family camping. In my teenage years, my father taught me to hunt and fish. As an adult, I discovered hiking, backpacking, canoeing, and even golf. To most of these outdoor pursuits, I added photography. As the decades passed, […]

Great Lakes Maritime

For most of my life, I’ve lived near the Great Lakes, either in Michigan where I grew up, or in Wisconsin, where I came to rest following three job relocations. The proximity of the Great Lakes and the many photo opportunities they offer led me to begin photographing lighthouses in the early 1980s. Throughout the […]

Antique Circus Wagons

Wisconsin is home to a treasure trove of circus history. Located in Baraboo, Circus World Museum includes several of the buildings used as winter quarters by the Ringling Brothers Circus. The grounds and original buildings in this section of the park, called “Ringlingville,” are a designated a U.S. Registered National Historic Landmark. The W.W. Deppe […]

Legacy Galleries

Today I finished building the Legacy galleries on the new BlockPhotos.com. Things are heading in the right direction. Next I’ll start building the Modern galleries. Still a long way to go!