In case you missed it…eclipse-viewing in Cambridge this summer was often a group event, especially at large open spaces. Here’s a glimpse of the viewing at Magazine Beach Park.

Magazine Beach

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Many gathered there to watch the partial eclipse of the sun today between 1:28 & 3:59pm.

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Florescence in Translation: Echinacea Purpurea

Echinacea Close- Up. Creative Commons License: CC BY-SA 2.5. Photo by Bruce Marlin.
Echinacea Close- Up. Creative Commons License: CC BY-SA 2.5. Photo by Bruce Marlin.

I’m trying to bridge real and representation, make the connection between the anatomy of a flower and a human assuming the form of that flower.  But how to make something splendid just as splendid in costume form, rather than degraded?