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About Stephen Kelly Creative

Hi, I'm Stephen Kelly, a writer, editor, photographer and graphic designer living in beautiful San Francisco, CA, USA. Amongst the things I love are writing, photography, movies, music, fitness, travel, Batman, all things Australian, food and fun, all of which I hope to reflect in this here blog. Welcome aboard ... now let's get busy!

Outdoor Menagerie: The “Fancy Animal Carnival” of Hung Yi

For my first art post in ten months, I’m taking it to the streets of San Francisco … to the Civic Center to be exact, for an outdoor exhibition of the fun and colorful sculptures of Taiwanese artist Hung Yi. One … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Forces of Nature

Things were looking pretty ominous when a fast-moving storm blew through my Twin Peaks ‘hood back in February. It may look the apocalyptic end of San Francisco, but it didn’t amount to much, and the brick-red color you see here … Continue reading

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Ailsa’s Travel Theme Youngsters

I’m pretty much a single, on-the-go urban kind of guy, so as of yet I do not have children, and I don’t often have cause to be in the company of children. That said, as I comb through my archives, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Motion

Amidst the chaos, confusion, and kinetic motion of the bumper cars at Sydney’s Luna Park, one smiling, happy face shines through.

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Weekly Photo Challenge : Early Bird

Up here in Twin Peaks, San Francisco, we have some killer city views, and the early bird is always rewarded with something spectacular. The best part is that no two mornings are ever the same. But why was this early … Continue reading

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Ailsa’s Travel Theme: One Colour

Hi everybody. Nice to see ya again. And now, for my first post since August 24, 2014, I give you the colour orange … in a pic of the tail light of a VW bug taken many moons ago with … Continue reading

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Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Orange

It’s an explosion of orange at Kyoto’s beautiful Fushimi Inari Shrine. One of the more popular destinations in Kyoto, Fushimi Inari Shrine is an important Shinto shrine in southern Kyoto. It is famous for its tens of thousands of orange torii gates, … Continue reading

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