Posted by: David Giacalone | July 31, 2016

Stockade Picnic: a very favorable impression

PokemonOffTheBoatParty 

It’s a pity that the 2016 Stockade Neighborhood Picnic last Tuesday (July 25) wasn’t better advertised, because the weather, camaraderie, location, and sunlight were just about perfect. I got too caught up in just enjoying companions (and bocce competition) to take my usual plethora of pictures. But, a remarkable number of those I did take had the aura of impressionist paintings (such as Renoir’s Luncheon of the Boat Party), with the pre-sunset light making its magic.

SAPicnic2016a

. . click on the collage above for a larger version . . 

In addition to the image above (which also captured a picnic-crashing Pocket Monster), here’s a slideshow with a few examples:

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

  • share this posting with this short link: tinyurl.com/2016SAPicnic
  • ALERT (May 2017): the beautiful west lawn of Riverside Park is at risk due to proposals to put a new pumping station on the lawn. See tinyurl.com/WLawn

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: