Tim Kiser's photos with the August

Ideal rural scenery.

Ideal rural scenery.
This is a request for more of this style of ecosystem in U.S. countrysides. I don't know whether it's good for science but it's pretty.

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In Eaton Township, Michigan, on August 16th, 2014, on the north side of Fairview Highway, wes…
Added on October 14, 2016

Wide half-purple door.

Wide half-purple door.
There is more of the old purple hidden behind the contemporary metal panel.

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In downtown Charlotte, Michigan, on August 16th, 2014, in an alley between Cochran Avenue and South Washington Street, wouth of East Lawrence Avenue.

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Added on December 26, 2016

Pile of wild cucumber/prickly cucumber/mock cucumber/balsam apple at a farmland ditch.

Pile of wild cucumber/prickly cucumber/mock cucumber/balsam apple at a farmland ditch.
In Benton Township in Eaton County, Michigan, on August 16th, 2014, on the west side of Johnson Road, north of Pinch Highway.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK495.C96 Echinocystis lobata—Pictorial works.
QK773 Climbing…
Added on October 15, 2016

Cheezballs & Red Vines family essentials.

Cheezballs & Red Vines family essentials.
In Port Angeles, Washington, on August 22nd, 2015, inside a Safeway store at the southwest corner of South Lincoln Street and East 3rd Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
HF5469.23.U64S24 Safeway (Firm)—Pictorial wo…
Added on December 10, 2016

Going downtown and renting yourself a pink-painted Oriented Strand Board box.

Going downtown and renting yourself a pink-painted Oriented Strand Board box.
This is not a cube.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, on the north side of Fuller Street, east of South Church Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
HF5487 Storage and…
Added on December 24, 2016

In downtown Schenectady, a view of the former Club Illusion and its extensive surroundings.

In downtown Schenectady, a view of the former Club Illusion and its extensive surroundings.
Club Illusion was shut down by the City of Schenectady in coordination with the New York State Liquor Authority in 2013. Look at those windows.

Had I been a Club Illusion clubgoer, my #1 fear while clubgoing would have been: a vehicle crashing into the b…
Added on October 10, 2016

Among the most important components of downtown Schenectady's famous streetscapes are: dangling traffic signals.

Among the most important components of downtown Schenectady's famous streetscapes are: dangling traffic signals.
In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, at the southeast corner of State Street (New York State Route 5) and Erie Boulevard.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
NA9053.S7 Streetscapes (Urban design)—United…
Added on October 13, 2016

Mister James is a storefront stylist.

Mister James is a storefront stylist.
My hairstyle is shaped like a pediment-and-pilaster combination. My enormous lambchop sideburns are the windowshutters of my face.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, on the north side of State Street (New Yo…
Added on September 27, 2016

Tree grille becoming overgrown.

Tree grille becoming overgrown.
Massive tree grille for a skinny tree.

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In Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, in Riverside Park at the north end of North Ferry Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
SB435.5 Ornament…
Added on November 22, 2016

Exploding fireworks of clump of delightful goldenrod in a private lot.

Exploding fireworks of clump of delightful goldenrod in a private lot.
It's hard to see it from all the way over here, but it's the "private lot" for Mr. James Hairstylist, which closed in 2013. "But don't paint over the sign and don't let people park here for free, I guess," I said disapprovingly.

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Added on December 25, 2016

Pilasters idea.

Pilasters idea.
The differing skinninesses/widenesses solved a now-forgotten problem.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, a building on the west side of Broadway, north of State Street.

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Library of C…
Added on November 12, 2016

Ridiculous oddball 1933 expression of neoclassical/neofederal architecture of Schenectady City Hall.

Ridiculous oddball 1933 expression of neoclassical/neofederal architecture of Schenectady City Hall.
People say it looks "off somehow but I can't put my finger on why" and then you tell them it's from 1933 and they say "ah, that makes sense."

"So there is a mismatch between the building's architectural style(s) and the actual time period of its erection…
Added on November 27, 2016

Oldstyle paddle-style lites from the 60s-70s probably.

Oldstyle paddle-style lites from the 60s-70s probably.
Clothes & shoes donation boxes: Ever since I switched to wearing Saucony Vegan Shoes, I no longer donate my unwanted shoes. I cook them and eat them.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, on the north side of U…
Added on December 28, 2016

Admiring a distant tree in Schenectady.

Admiring a distant tree in Schenectady.
Likeable, sure. Its crown reminded me of a fireworks display.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, a view from the northeast corner of Yates Street and Bradley Avenue.

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Library of Cong…
Added on September 25, 2016

Vinebldg of downtown Schenectady.

Vinebldg of downtown Schenectady.
The spectacularly proliferative vinegrowth upon the bldg was encouraged by the nonshade on the bldg's hither side. Paved and vacant over here.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, a building at the northeast c…
Added on September 26, 2016

Crunchy in the middle.

Crunchy in the middle.
Look at that nice front strip of 70s-80s circa.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, on the north side of Liberty Street, east of Yates Street.

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Library of Congress classification idea…
Added on December  7, 2016

Eccentricity door.

Eccentricity door.
The kinds of people who like to do this kind of thing are probably attracted to "123" address numbers, right?

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, on the east side of Jay Street, south of Franklin Street.

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Added on December 27, 2016

Intersection buttpushing.

Intersection buttpushing.
I RUB[bed my] HAND UNDER [my] ARM then firmly pressed the button. "Ah, Gary McCarthy, the mayor of Schenectady," I sighed.

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In downtown Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, at the southwest corner of Franklin Street and Cl…
Added on November 14, 2016