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Photos from the golden hour

The hour before sunset is my favorite time of the day to take photographs.  Even though my flower bed runs east to west, I can usually get some good shots. Here’s a few that I took tonight. I’m always on … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s nature walk

It was finally warm enough today that I wanted to go outside and take a walk, with my camera, of course.  I didn’t get far off the road, but I still brought a couple of hitch-hikers home.  I found two … Continue reading

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More crabapple blooms

I have tried to write this post three or four times, but this page was stuck.  I could enter my title, but not write anything or upload photos.  I found some more crabapple tree photos to share.  It was cold … Continue reading

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Four images accepted by iStock

Four of the series of images of the flowering plum that I submitted to iStock last week were accepted.   I uploaded nine images.  That is a 45% acceptance rate.  Much better than my usual rate, especially with flower photos.  Here … Continue reading

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White crabapple blooms

Our crabapple tree is in full bloom and it is beautiful this year.  And there are lots of bees.  Last year I didn’t hear any bees, and we didn’t have many apples.  Here’s a few of the shots I took … Continue reading

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My lovable, sweet, dumb dog

Gonzo was in a rare mood the other day.  Usually he is bouncing around like a rabbit, but that day he was posing for me, like he knew it was important for me to take his picture.  Wish the backgrounds … Continue reading

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Red bud trees

All of the red bud trees in our area are now in full bloom and they are beautiful.  But it is hard to capture their beauty from a distance.  Here are a few close-ups that I took recently.   Related … Continue reading

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