Luong Pham's photos


  • Apples of my eye

    You're the sunshine of my life... You're the apple of my eye... You're the chocolate kisses in my mornings... "You Are the Sunshine of My Life", with Stevie Wonder

  • Noel 2013

    Have a warm, safe and festive holiday season, everyone!

  • Jack in 2013

    Jack Sprat would eat no fat, Jack's wife would eat no bones...


  • Jack in 2007

    This was my jack-o'-lantern in 2007. I've been trying to tell everybody that the beret was from Che and given to me by Fidel ... but nobody believed that!

  • My Ramen

    The broth is made with lobster shells, fish bones, pork bones, pork shoulder meat and konbu (sea weed) along with chopped onion, carrot and bok choy stems.

  • Doorways at Roy E. & Coloniale in 1981

    In the early 1980s, my girlfriend and I, being poor university workers, were sharing a small apartment in Montreal's Latin Quarter. One Saturday morning we decided to walk over to the old Waldman's Fish Market to get something for dinner. On the way, af…


  • Green Tea Noodles

    I made Thai-styled noodle soup, with green tea-flavoured noodles and meat balls. The optional "meat balls" were made by pestling pork shoulder into paste, then dropped quenelles of that paste into the boiling stock. To serve: ladle the hot stock onto th…

  • Gladiolus


  • Once Upon a Time in Spring

    "Siúil A Rún", sung by Sissel Kyrkjebø on The Chieftains' Tears of Stone album. Siúil, siúil, siúil a rún ........................................ ... Go, go, go, my love Siúil go sochair agus siúil go ciúin ..................... Go quietly and go pe…


  • Spring Bouquet

    This bouquet is something from my garden ... brought in for enjoyments before these petals quickly ended up on the grass!

  • The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship

    Finely dice anise roots, carrots, onions and leeks. Then sprinkle with herbes de Provence and slowly sweat them in olive oil. This, Mesdames & Messieurs, is the beginning of a beautiful relationship...

  • Blues



  • Hippeastrum in Spring

    A new interpretation of my early-March-blooming hippeastrum (usually known as amaryllis). This is because a friend from across the pond has just posted hers -- a case of keeping up with the Jones, one could say...

  • Resto Hopping

    Last weekend, instead having our meals in one restaurant, a bunch of friends and I decided to hop from one eatery to another for a 4-course meal. This was mine: 1. Appetizer (top-left): Grilled octopus with marinaded veggies and reduced Balsamic vinegar…


  • I'm a Tree

    Irony of all ironies: this huge mural of an environmental symbol is right next to a gas station!

  • Max by the Window

    My Maxillaria tenuifolia is blooming this spring! It's also named "Coconut Pie Orchid" for its scent but, to my nose, the fragrance is a mix of coconut and vanilla. (#338 on Flickr's Explore May 11, 2013)

  • I'm a Cat...

    ... and the city's back alleys are but just parts of my domain.


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