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Avid knitter, amateur photographer, dedicated hiker. Love cycling and watching pro cycling races. Crazy about dogs!

Memory Monday, Week 43

Back in October 1995, I spent a day in San Francisco with my friend Julie. I’m pretty sure we both had a good time, although to be honest I don’t remember all the details of our rather haphazard excursion. Luckily I wrote about that day in my journal. […]

Bride and groom

I certainly don’t consider myself a wedding photographer, but while I was visiting the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco I noticed this handsome couple posing for a professional photographer, and I couldn’t resist sneaking in a few shots of my own. It all started when I […]

My walking stick

It’s a very odd feeling to look down in the dirt and spot a long yellow weed casually making its way across your path. As soon as I realized I was looking at a stick insect (Phasmatodea), I knelt down with my camera. Unfortunately, this was the best […]

Hiking at Beals Point

Lately I’ve been looking to break my routine by finding different places to hike that are still close to home; and since Folsom Lake is nearby, I picked the most convenient access point, Beals Point, for my Thursday morning outing. I’ll admit I was disappointed after I got […]

The Geeky Gaeilgeoir

Musings on, and sometimes in, the Irish language

Street Photography

Straßenfotografie • Beobachtungen am Wegesrand


If you don't look around once in a while, you might miss it - Ferris Bueller's Day Off

What's (in) the picture?

Finding the story - Chris Breebaart Photography

Salle de shoot.

Dealer d'histoires photographiques.

The NorCal Hiker

Exploring California, one trail at a time

An Appetite For Beauty

'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,'—that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.

Alois Absenger


Christine J Randall

Keeping the brain cells alive

The Photographer Smiled...

... when she finally got the picture

Parkway Blog

An American River Parkway Preservation Society Weblog

Daily Feline Wisdom

Wise cats help you be more like them

phppi street photography

In this blog I will cover all your questions on street photography and cityscape photography

The Shower of Blessings

Giving and Receiving Blessings

Back Garden Moths

Photographing and Recording The Moths of A Staffordshire Garden


Hiking. Photos. MYOG. Ultralight Gear. Thoughts. Out in the woods.

Footloose Forever

Travel Diary of A Wandering Mind

The Way I Am

Live everyday as if it was your last



The Journey of My Left Foot (whilst remembering my son)

I have Malignant Melanoma, my son had Testicular Cancer

All images © I-Shan Lin


Trust the wisdom of your soul,because it knows the way to your happiness༄

Friendly Fairy Tales

Fairy Tales and Poetry Celebrating Magic and Nature for Kids of all Ages


Decades of her words.

Sauce Box

Never get lost in the Sauce

Cooking with a Wallflower

Cooking. Baking. Crafting. Writing.

Approach everything with confidence, and a sense of humor.


Spinnos Emmanuil

Laidback Gardener

Welcome to Larry Hodgson’s world

Joshi Daniel Photography

Images of People Photoblog

Third Time Lucky! I conquered Wordpress...


A painter's diary of life in the rugged North West of Ireland

Living on Vancouver Island

my photographs of life on this beautiful island