Author Archives: Jerry Harrison

About Jerry Harrison

Executive with an engineering company. Back in the US after an International assignment. Enjoying a new perspective on the world. Just sharing my little corner of the world through this blog

Don’t be afraid to be an odd bird…Photo 27

Photo 27 was taken several years ago during a family vacation to the Dominican Republic. I love taking pictures like this. There is something about patterns in displays that catch my eye, but it isn’t until later that I see … Continue reading

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Patterns in the Arab world continued…Photo 26

Continuing from the last post, Photo 26 was also taken in the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. As a westerner you wonder what is Islamic art. After you visit this museum and become aware of your surroundings you … Continue reading

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Patterns in the Arab World…Photo 25

Photo 25 was taken in the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. Having spent the last three years in Doha, I have noticed patterns in art and architecture that are part of the rhythm of living in the Arab world. No matter … Continue reading

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Can you smell the spices…Photo 24

Photo 24 comes from the Istanbul Spice Market. My son and I had a chance to visit the market in August 2012. It is a famous market with many shops, but primarily spice and sweets. Just walking through your senses … Continue reading

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A life’s work…Photo 23

Photo 23 comes from a trip my wife and I made to Italy in the fall of 2012. Our first stop was the beautiful city of Venice.  We made a trip out to the Islands of Venice one rainy afternoon. … Continue reading

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Let the in the light…Photo 22

Photo #22 comes from a trip to Istanbul, Turkey. Windows always catch my attention.  Whenever I look at one, I usually find something of interest. In August of 2012, my son and I were in Istanbul, Turkey for a few … Continue reading

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Light a candle for me…Photo 21

In churches all over the world candles are lit by the faithful to mark or request a prayer. Lighting candles has a purpose and a meaning to each person that performs the act. Candles are lit during times of tragedy … Continue reading

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Hey buddy got a light…Photo #20

Oh my, what would the world be like without street performers. Photo #20 comes from a trip to London in the fall of 2011. In London you will find many interesting characters doing lots of things for attention and a … Continue reading

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Harness the world…Photo 19

In the Katara Cultural Center north of Doha in West Bay there is the cultural center of Qatar. On the back of the amphitheater this very large statue sits on top of a high wall. When I look at the … Continue reading

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Protecting the Crown Jewels – Photo #18

I’ve been away from the blog for awhile.  My day job has kept me busy for seven days a week since late December. To pick up where I left off, photo #18 of my 100 favorite photo project comes from … Continue reading

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