Tim Kiser's photos with the tent

Tarpaulin of Akron, "All the fun you're looking for" slogan.

Tarpaulin of Akron, "All the fun you're looking for" slogan.
Excellent capture! I admit I had a bunch of fun, but I always get an easy thrill from well-chosen colours.

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In downtown Akron, Ohio, on July 16th, 2008, a covered stage in "Lock 3 Park" along the former Ohio and Erie Canal, on th…
Added on January 23, 2009

A Cincinnati Santa on ice skates.

A Cincinnati Santa on ice skates.
A skinny-legged Cincinnati Santa on ice skates.

Cincinnati Santas are similar to Cincinnati chili: puréed wet beefpaste with cinnamon and chocolate.

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In downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2012, in Fountain Square at the…
Added on December  4, 2015

I interviewed a carny and asked her to talk about what was happening here and she said "Well, we're gettin' all our balls hung up to get ready to give to the ringtossers."

I interviewed a carny and asked her to talk about what was happening here and she said "Well, we're gettin' all our balls hung up to get ready to give to the ringtossers."
"Ringtossers at bottles. The ones that get a ring around a bottle, we'll give a ball to," she clarified. "They have to pay if they want to toss the rings. It costs $5 for twelve tries."

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In downtown Parsons, West Virginia, on May…
Added on October  1, 2015

Downtown Joliet nightlife, a box of people.

Downtown Joliet nightlife, a box of people.
I wish every room was soft-sided. But don't the windows just start to look pitiful when they sag and tear like that.

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In downtown Joliet, Illinois, on August 31st, 2014, at the northwest corner of North Chicago Street and West Cas…
Added on December 28, 2014

Ruined carnival.

Ruined carnival.
However high anybody's hopes were that this would be fun, those hopes were too high. West Virginia never gets to have anything nice.

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At the "West Virginia Interstate Fair and Exposition" (formerly the Wood County Fair) on July 1…
Added on October  1, 2012

I can feel a fest coming on.

I can feel a fest coming on.
The palmfronds unfurl in response to exposure to fresh sunlight, and the white party tent's vinyl is bunchin up nicely. Isn't it strange to see a parking lot in downtown Rockford without any cars in it!

I took this picture from up on a laddertop!

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Added on December  5, 2011

Sans-a-face person!

Sans-a-face person!
Uses both hands to touch the back-edges of his or her empty head-hole.

I hope that the sun shall shine FULLY AND DIRECTLY UPON AND THRU him or her, some time later to-day, for some other photographer.

This is wooden and probably heavy.

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Added on January 23, 2009