More photos from a place where you can put on a costume and be someone else for a weekend. People are drawn to the Texas Renaissance Festival because it’s an escape from reality. I will post a third gallery of photos tomorrow.
The gentleman in “Barbarian Couple” is a competitive body builder.
Somehow I found myself at a small park in Austin with a playground full of small children and their mothers. I decided to walk around and see what else there was to photograph in the area. After leaving the park our group continued to Town Lake where we walked around and crossed a pedestrian bridge. The white tree is a memorial to the millions of trees that have died in the ongoing drought.
Here is the third set of photos from this past weekend’s Lone Star Rally where tens of thousands of motorcyclists and their howling machines swarmed Galveston Island. There is a search box on the “About” page if you want to look for last year’s photos from this great event.
This is one of the largest motorcycle gatherings in the world and it is held in Galveston, Texas. Does anyone notice there is a social commentary here about the rolls women choose for themselves, or are these roles chosen for them?