I’ve been here and there. Mostly there and not a lot of time to post. But I am shooting photos, some of which are for Santa Rosa and Savor Magazines. You’ll have to wait another few weeks to see those. Here are a few from the last week or so.

A Windsor firefighter overhauls the remains of a house after the home caught fire in the 8000 block of Starr Road , Saturday March 5, 2011. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Santa Rosa firefighters were called in to help fight a house fire in the 8000 block of Starr Road in Windsor, Saturday March 5, 2011. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Children wait to perform in the Redwood Empire Chinese Association's Year of the Rabbit, Chinese New Year celebration at the Santa Rosa Veterans building in Santa Rosa, Saturday Feb. 26, 2011. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Clo the Cow makes an appearance at the Redwood Empire Chinese Association's Year of the Rabbit, Chinese New Year celebration at the Santa Rosa Veterans building in Santa Rosa, Saturday Feb. 26, 2011. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

The Press Democrat debuted it’s new Towns section this past Sunday.  Here are two photos from the Windsor page reporting on the phantom art galleries, uncropped.

Bill Shelley will be opening a "phantom" art gallery in Windsor, Wednesday Feb 23, 2011. With a growing number of vacant stores near the Town Green in Windsor, developer Orin Thiessen is allowing art galleries to occupy the space. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

Drew Jackson of Windsor plays with his dog Aibileen at his phantom art gallery in Windsor, Wednesday Feb 23, 2011. With a growing number of vacant stores near the Town Green in Windsor, developer Orin Thiessen is allowing art galleries to occupy the space. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2011

-Kent Porter