JoshuasTravels — ikons

ikons

Written by . Posted at 7:49 am on April 7th, 2007

a picture’s worth a thousand words, just ask a cameraman
– J.Buffett

Giving Thanks in Utah
Salt Lake and surronding ski resorts
Just off the Kirksville -> Kansas City train
Just off the Kirksville -> Kansas City train
I felt compelled, as in “reading departure signs in some big airport”
I felt compelled, as in “reading departure signs in some big airport”
it's sad when this is the best picture in the set
it's sad when this is the best picture in the set
in the background, all washed out, is The Temple. And I do mean The Temple.
in the background, all washed out, is The Temple. And I do mean The Temple.
I hiked out to the edge of the city, just to see those pretty mountains
I hiked out to the edge of the city, just to see those pretty mountains
found some of the sweet, sweet Kris
found some of the sweet, sweet Kris
I was in SLC for six days, and I ate here thrice. No, I didn't always pose like that.
I was in SLC for six days, and I ate here thrice. No, I didn't always pose like that.
Pre-skiing, day one. I really wish this photo would've turned out.
Pre-skiing, day one. I really wish this photo would've turned out.
Pre-skiing, day two.
Pre-skiing, day two.
Sorry, cancel that. This is still day 1.
Sorry, cancel that. This is still day 1.
at Snowbird
at Snowbird
Bassackwards!
Bassackwards!
that little bitty blue and green double triangle thing proves it's Snowbird, alright?
that little bitty blue and green double triangle thing proves it's Snowbird, alright?
Kelly thought this was really funny, but I couldn't understand why. I do now. That's not funny, Kelly.
Kelly thought this was really funny, but I couldn't understand why. I do now. That's not funny, Kelly.
at the Pie, drinking a fine Micro-brew and generally being a yuppie
at the Pie, drinking a fine Micro-brew and generally being a yuppie
the Fento-kids
the Fento-kids
not the Fento-kids
not the Fento-kids
Most resorts have a Mountain Dog. If you zoom in, you can see this dog's tail hanging off the edge of the lift. It's something I'd never seen before.
Most resorts have a Mountain Dog. If you zoom in, you can see this dog's tail hanging off the edge of the lift. It's something I'd never seen before.
check them shades
check them shades
happy Anners!
happy Anners!
I took this picture for my buddy G, who likes snowboarding more than anyone from Iowa really should. And this Snow Bunny rode the whole lift up with her leg's crossed.  Trust me, it fits.
I took this picture for my buddy G, who likes snowboarding more than anyone from Iowa really should. And this Snow Bunny rode the whole lift up with her leg's crossed. Trust me, it fits.
say hello to Kelly, everyone
say hello to Kelly, everyone
how I do love that jacketo
how I do love that jacketo
we took this pic-a-ture for our pal Mary
we took this pic-a-ture for our pal Mary
another pho-to-graph for the 'ol MBR
another pho-to-graph for the 'ol MBR
eatin' them beans
eatin' them beans
eatin' them beans
eatin' them beans
trust me, she'll get around to the beans
trust me, she'll get around to the beans
mmmm.... yellow goo from a can on crackers, mmmmm
mmmm…. yellow goo from a can on crackers, mmmmm
happy Kelly
happy Kelly
happy Trevor is still a little sad he can't grow facial hari like Your Humble Narrator
happy Trevor is still a little sad he can't grow facial hari like Your Humble Narrator
look at them pig tails
look at them pig tails
achtung, baby!
achtung, baby!
note the second can of beans
note the second can of beans
chair lifting
chair lifting
up at the tippy top of Brighton
up at the tippy top of Brighton
the gang
the gang
me Hermana. I think (my espanol is not beuno)
me Hermana. I think (my espanol is not beuno)
this is what we skiiers call “making yellow snow”
this is what we skiiers call “making yellow snow”
so fast!
so fast!
to better take pictures, I spent half the day with my poles lashed to my back-a-pack, in a manner not unlike I might lash a rifle to my ruck if we ever, knock on wood, start a war with Norway
to better take pictures, I spent half the day with my poles lashed to my back-a-pack, in a manner not unlike I might lash a rifle to my ruck if we ever, knock on wood, start a war with Norway
sure, they're cute, but look at the background
sure, they're cute, but look at the background
same
same
same, only double it
same, only double it
oh, now we're making Josh out to look like a indigenous American, are we?
oh, now we're making Josh out to look like a indigenous American, are we?
still, I do pull it off, don't I?
still, I do pull it off, don't I?
with my brand-new ski boots (they make me look like Iron Man) (he's a superhero)
with my brand-new ski boots (they make me look like Iron Man) (he's a superhero)
the Fento-kids
the Fento-kids
what is this ! ?
what is this ! ?
an infiltrator!
an infiltrator!
spam singles, is there nothing better?
spam singles, is there nothing better?
a 12 pound Nestle Crunch for twenty five dollars... it's a Jimmy Buffett thing.
a 12 pound Nestle Crunch for twenty five dollars… it's a Jimmy Buffett thing.
that's not just a big candy bar, that's also a short sister
that's not just a big candy bar, that's also a short sister
I love me some Artic Circle. And also some Rickeys. But not the kind they serve at AC.
I love me some Artic Circle. And also some Rickeys. But not the kind they serve at AC.
the shorter one works at a Bowling Alley
the shorter one works at a Bowling Alley
the taller one can't bowl
the taller one can't bowl
boy do I sure look good in plaid
boy do I sure look good in plaid
distraught is the word I think I'd use here
distraught is the word I think I'd use here
my my, such mood swings
my my, such mood swings
“a big surprise”
“a big surprise”
this would be a good FB pic, if she knew how to crop
this would be a good FB pic, if she knew how to crop
just catching up, that's all
just catching up, that's all
yak = cognac and that cup = yak
yak = cognac and that cup = yak
Pendleton = damn fine whiskey
Pendleton = damn fine whiskey
more DFW
more DFW
DF yak
DF yak
calm down, that's just regular 'ol Coca Cola
calm down, that's just regular 'ol Coca Cola
cook'n
cook'n
mix'n
mix'n
now that's a... good... looking pie
now that's a… good… looking pie
Trevor and Ann-na-na
Trevor and Ann-na-na
little bit of the 'ol Russian Aqua
little bit of the 'ol Russian Aqua
little bit too much of the 'ol Russian aqua
little bit too much of the 'ol Russian aqua
happy Kelly
happy Kelly
happy me (and also Kelly)
happy me (and also Kelly)
happy sister
happy sister
small table, lots of food
small table, lots of food
the Fento-kids
the Fento-kids
stuffed on stuffing!
stuffed on stuffing!
Mom, you didn't see this
Mom, you didn't see this
don't ask
don't ask
she's upset because....
she's upset because….
.... we're watching Deal or No Deal
…. we're watching Deal or No Deal
she's happy because....
she's happy because….
... I'm doing all the cleaning
… I'm doing all the cleaning
I took this picture to remind myself of... okay, I don't know why I took this picture
I took this picture to remind myself of… okay, I don't know why I took this picture
eatin a little Ice Cream before my flight OUTTA THERE
eatin a little Ice Cream before my flight OUTTA THERE
same
same
happy
happy
sad
sad
point
point
bad lighting
bad lighting
man, that was a bad picture I made half-decent with some Software
man, that was a bad picture I made half-decent with some Software
man, this program is really alright with me
man, this program is really alright with me


let's lose charley