Memory Monday, Week 12

In the summer of 1978, I took a road trip with my parents from Sacramento to British Columbia, Canada.  We passed through Oregon and Washington State, making a few stops along the way to see the sites.  Sadly, back then I wasn’t much into photography — but I made up for that shortsightedness (slightly) by taking copious notes and keeping […]

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Inner and Outer

The theme of Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Inner and Outer. This topic can encompass anything inside something like a box, a cupboard, or even simply inside.  Where outer could be anything sitting outside of something or outdoors.  Have fun and see what you can come up with.  I think with all of our creativity, we can come […]

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Not just turkeys

Have you ever heard that witty comment, “It’s hard to soar with the eagles when you’re surrounded by turkeys”? I guess you could say I felt a little bit like that on my hike the other day; everywhere I went I seemed to run into mobs of wild turkeys — and they weren’t too thrilled to see me, either. And then, […]

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Rock, Paper, Scissors

The theme of Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge for this week is Rock, Paper, Scissors: This week the topic is Rock Paper Scissors.  Your photos this week can have anything to do with rocks, paper or scissors.  Have tons of fun with this challenge this week.  Use your imagination if you want for this theme.  The thing is to have a lot […]

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God is in the details

I started out the other morning thinking it would be fun to shoot some mushrooms at ground level, using my mini tripod.  Even with the tripod, all the crouching and bending down to ensure a decent focus wasn’t exactly a delight, but I was mostly happy with my results. (Click to enlarge.) But once I got home and had a […]

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WPC: Tiny

The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of November 11, 2016. In this week’s challenge, show us tiny. Capture something at a smaller scale. Create your own miniature scene. Or experiment with the tilt-shift technique — Instagram and other apps have this built-in tool. You can also interpret the theme in other ways by capturing your favorite tiny […]

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