Monday, July 16, 2007
A lamp and a lesson
Light from above
Montreal, QC, December 2006 [Click to embiggen]
The next time you're in a hotel, condominium lobby or any other public or semi-public space, I hope you'll take a moment to scan the fixtures in the room. The lamps, tables, couches are usually fairly benign, designed to fade into the background and not offend anyone in the process.
Yet sometimes a closer look reveals something else. The light on this lamp base seemed so soft and transitional that I couldn't not take a picture of it.
Hmm, maybe this little self-lesson wasn't just limited to lamps.
Your turn: Are you ever pleasantly surprised when you look at an otherwise ordinary scene or, gasp, even a person? Do tell...