Saturday, July 23, 2011

We're Having a Heat Wave!



Gosh! It's much too hot.


A rather ominous looking Madison Square Park courtesy of Hipstematic


A cool looking restaurant.


Walking along Broadway......


...to Union Square.


I do love the funny effects you can get on the cell phone though I rather hate waiting for them to 'develop'. Just imagine how impatient I was in those dim distant days when you had to drop your film of and wait about a week......


Potatoes make a visit to the blog.....
Hard to be sensible in this heat.



7 comments:

  1. Wonderful photos today !

    What cell phone do you have and except for the waiting do you like using Hipstermatic ? Kind of reminds me of the old polaroid camera with I loved

    The second to last photo is like a painting.

    cheers, parsnip

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  2. Your heatwave has even made our news!

    But I don't suppose the fact that we're having really crappy weather has made your headlines!!

    One idea, if we pooled our temperatures, then halved them between us, we might both have a nicer time of it!!

    Must phone the Meteorology Office with that idea! They're using the word "Autumnal" in our forecasts here!!

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  3. Elizabeth, where oh where is that thunderstorm that we were promised for Saturday night?

    This thick air must be cleared soon.

    Meanwhile, I do very much like those photos from your phone.

    xo

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  4. I really like the special effects from your phone photos. They make The Big Apple look a little bizarre and other-worldly. It looks like more days in the oven for your part of the world. Hoping you get a break soon.

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  5. Great pictures Elizabeth.
    Thanks for your kind words in my blog.
    It's been a strange weekend here.
    Warm hugs from,

    Berit.

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  6. Appreciate your USQ "hot potato" a well as your bravery in venturing to USQ in this heat! You are right; we indeed are having a heat wave in our "greatest city in the world" — and I am somewhat surprised that our mayor has not made it illegal to subject New York to soaring temperatures (-;

    But, like you, I am incorporating the consequences of being enveloped in heat in my blog and if you'd like to read it, please go to this link.

    http://thelastleafgardener.blogspot.com/2011/07/encore-encore-cardinal-climbers-aka.html

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I look forward to hearing from you!