Monthly Archives: August 2014

Art for the Table

Recently Brian & I finished a little art project and when I shared some of the work in progress, my Facebook friend Beverly Lewis Cazzell (see her fabulous photographs on her Flickr site HERE) said she would love to read … Continue reading

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Be Still

Taken w/ 70 – 300mm @ f/5.6, ISO 500 @ 1/800 sec. Applied Kim Klassen’s ‘Cherish’ texture, soft light @ 100% and her ‘Magic Film’ texture, soft light @ 58%. Even the busy hummingbird Taken w/ 70 – 300mm @ … Continue reading

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Road Trip – On The Way To Point Reyes

One of our day trips from Bodega Bay was intended to be Point Reyes. Not because of anything we had read of the place, but just because it was on the map near where we were staying. On our way … Continue reading

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Garden Daily & A Texture Too!

Taken w/ 70-300mm zoom @ 300mm, f/8.0 @ 1/60 sec. Applied Kim’s DreamIt texture and her SonnetSample that I converted to black & white. It’s been awhile since I’ve shared my garden daily photos so thought I’d combine that with … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Bodega Bay Lodge

The picture above was taken from our room at Bodega Bay Lodge. The room at this beautiful lodge was quite spacious and comfortable, and their landscaping would make anyone swoon! I became obsessed with this old birdhouse on the property. … Continue reading

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A Family Affair

Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one. ~ Jane Howard Whenever I spend time with my family, a kind of giddy … Continue reading

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Road Trip – After Cannon Beach

After only one night at Cannon Beach, we continued South on Hwy 101. Our first stop was at this stretch of coastline. I’m particularly drawn to the ocean. Always feels like I’m coming home when I walk along its shore. … Continue reading

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A Sense of Adventure

Taken w/ 24 mm @ f/4.5, ISO 500 @ 1/40 sec. Kim Klassen ‘Felicity’ Texture applied at multiply 100%. I love taking pictures of bicycles. The minute I see one, I gravitate toward it. It could be a new bike. … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Cannon Beach

This was our first time in Cannon Beach, OR. Since we can drive there from Seattle, WA in a day it beyond my understanding as to why it has taken us so long to get here. This is an amazing … Continue reading

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Gone Fishing

We wanted to send a dear friend some salmon so of course we headed to the best place for seafood, Pure Food Fish Market in the Pike Place Market in Seattle. We decided to buy a whole fish, sending half … Continue reading

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