Sandi Wheaton's photographic journey from Chicago to LA with a Jeep, an Aliner trailer and a bunch of cameras

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Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Huh!  I was on TV in Oklahoma City today! Galen Culver did a piece on my project for his “Is this a great state or what?” series on KFOR.  Here is the link. Yesterday was nutty.  The Oklahoman’s photographer John Clanton and reporter David Zizzo came over to the Burners’ house to shoot stuff for […]


Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Simmer down, it’s not how it sounds… I found a lot of passion on the Route over the past few days.  Passion for Route 66, that is. Let’s start with Galena, Kansas.  A few days ago, I crossed into this somewhat abandoned town and was greeted with a lovely restored ‘40s-era KanOTex gas station run […]


Monday, October 5th, 2009

Got lots to say about yesterday but once again, it is very late and I did not get much sleep last night, thanks to the earplug-busting trains running right past my head all night next to the Wal-Mart parking lot…  but a short post is better than no post, yes? Yesterday I crossed into Kansas.  […]


Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

This post is about navigation.  Actually, it’s about navigating the Route by printed book and map, while driving a standard vehicle that’s towing a trailer, while handling a time-lapse camera, while trying to look around and actually see what you are driving past. Route 66 may sound like it’s pretty easy to follow.  It’s not.  […]