Sunday Stills: Macro & Mystery

I am participating in a photo challenge entitled Sunday Stills: Macro or Close-up Photography; Is There a Difference? by Terri Webster Schrandt.  Here is what she has to say about macro photography: “Macro photography is also considered close-up photography. However, using a true macro lens yields the sharpest, tiniest details whereas a closeup may not […]

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FOTD: Dahlia

My one lone dahlia this year. The dahlias didn’t do well due to heat and lack of rain. Posted for Cee’s Flower of the Day, 7/21/18.

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Even the Rocks Are Not Immortal

Debbie at Travel With Intent has a challenge called Six Word Saturday. This is my first time participating.  Here’s the scoop: Do come and join us in our Saturday six-word musings. I’ll admit that many of us openly break the numeric rule and share far more words (all excellent of course!) so the key rule […]

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FOTD: Thistle

Cee Neuner posted a photo of a dandelion – a maligned flower, a weed  – for her Flower of the Day. I am continuing in that vein with another weed – a thistle. Thistles are a nuisance because they have prickles that stick to your clothes or scratch your skin. However, the thistle is also […]

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CB&WPC: Signs

The theme for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week is signs of any kind. Taking pictures of interesting signs is one of my photography hobbies; these are some of my favorites. Parking lot across the street from San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TexasA train station of bygone days, AlaskaIn a restroom  […]

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