Another found clip: Ogyen Trinley Dorje, the 17th Karmapa, of the Karma Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism. In this clip, the Karmapa appears on the roof of the Gyuto Monastery, shortly before receiving an audience of devotees and well wishers. He had, just a week before, fled from Tibet to the Dalai Lama's community in exile in Dharmasala. March, 2000.
On my recent trip to Ohio, I discovered this original Super-8 film reel, from my first excursion to India, in an old, dusty box in my parents basement.
Sunrise on the Ganges River, March, 2000.
...My Pop paints a unique stump to mark the new edge of the property line, and to keep his army buddies on the trail, when they are a bit tipsy while hunting... October, 2010.
...took a walk with my grandfather, over the old bridge. We checked out the old fishin' spots... October, 2010.
...I think my grandfather believes there is a skill to a slot machine. So, he got himself one to "practice". When he was trying to show it to me, it failed and we spent the rest of the afternoon tinkering with it... October, 2010.
...been hiking through here with my parents before I could even walk. It's as beautiful now as it was at 8 months... October, 2010.
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Pre-Festival throw down - coolhandlukenanny Sept 22nd, 9pm FREE
Aurora and Joe's wedding at Seyon Lodge. Good times had by all. Congrats to these two brainiacs for getting hitched! September, 2010.
Powsner relieves himself in his Sunday Best in the woods at Ricker Pond, just before Aurora's wedding. September, 2010.
Dre built a huge and perfect bon fire one night. The core crew left in Vermont came through. Good times were had. I wish it could just be this way forever and ever. Well, sort of. Great stuff. September, 2010.
Artists Doug and Mike Starn installing a bamboo sculpture on the roof of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. August, 2010.