Category Archives: black and white

Harvest almost full moon

I took this photo the night before the moon was to be full. It rained on the full moon night and is due to rain (or at the least be very cloudy) for the next few nights. So it’s an … Continue reading

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When you feel drained of color…

Sunflowers are such beautiful flowers to me. They remind me of summertime and warm sunny skies but this morning, monochrome Monday is a reflection of a drained of color few weeks here in my neck of the internet. So much … Continue reading

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Chevy Pickup Truck in Monochrome

This weekend I was feeling better from the trip to the dentist so we decided to go visit my happy place, S’miles of Sunflowers, to pick a beautiful bouquet of some of my favorite flowers. Sunflowers always make me smile; … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday – It Finally Stopped

This photo was taken this past Saturday when it was rainy and then sunny then rainy…it was stuck in a loop! But that was the last day that it has rained here and I actually had to go out and … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday Morning

Let’s fly into this new week and give it our best shot or maybe we can just fly off to a nice spot somewhere and take it easy. Whatever is in store for you I hope it’s not a bumpy … Continue reading

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Common Terns

Since last year when everything screeched to a halt, I have gotten very much into bird photography. It got me outdoors with nature and DH, it was entertaining, educational and it was safe. Well, relatively safe if one avoided the … Continue reading

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This Old House

I’ve driven past this house (not sure if it’s abandoned, historic or whatever) more times than I can count but that’s to be expected as it sits next to a busy U.S. numbered highway that runs from Jacksonville, Florida to … Continue reading

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Let’s go to the zoo

I grew up visiting the St. Louis Zoo; Marlin Perkins and Wild Kingdom television and all.  I’ve also visited the National Zoo in Washington, D.C, but after awhile I didn’t like visiting zoos as I felt “sorry” for the animals.  … Continue reading

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Where are you going 2021

While this image was taken on Christmas Day 2020 (2020 boo! hiss!) I feel it represents how we may be feeling about the new year….hopeful but not too clear on where we or things are heading. My thoughts? Use common … Continue reading

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Super Wide

My local camera shop lets me play with their gear and by “play” I mean sometimes they let me test shoot with it and sometimes they let me shoot it.  In this case I was there to get some new … Continue reading

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