An image of a pencil.

I am feeling nostalgic for the humble pencil.Ā  There is a comfort and warm familiarity whenever I pick one up (rarely these days).Ā  Pencils are inexpensive, portable, simple to operate and the marks that they make are easy to erase.Ā  Unlike other writing tools, they do not run out of ink or skip.Read More →

MuseĢe des Arts DeĢcoratifs

The MusĆ©e des Arts DĆ©coratifs (Museum of Decorative Arts) is a museum dedicated to the exhibition and conservation of decorative arts. Located at 107 Rue de Rivoli in the city’s 1st arrondissement, the museum occupies the northwest wing of the Palais du Louvre, known as the Pavillon de Marsan (Marsan Pavilion). With more than one million objects in its collection, the MusĆ©e des Arts DĆ©coratifs is the largest museum of decorative arts in continental Europe.Read More →

Peter Mauney photographs capture light streaks that blaze across the night sky

Pete Mauney has been interested in observing the dizzying patterns of planes at night sinceRead More →