Category Archives: Photography

Favorite Photos of 2012- Here are a few pictures from the year. Which one touches you?


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3 Days, 1300 Miles, and 2 Great Photos


So I had some days off mid-week, and wanted to get out and take some photos. I knew Moab was an 8-9 hour drive, but that would still leave some time to revisit the parks there, and hopefully get some … Continue reading

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Dad died and we went to California


Dad never traveled far. As he got older anything more than an hour from home seemed to trigger some anxiety. So, he never would have been able to join us for this trip if he was still alive. After the … Continue reading

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Gateway Arch, USA


At 630 feet it’s the tallest man-made monument in the USA. Gateway to the West, is pretty wild to look at and makes you wonder why it doesn’t just blow over in a heavy storm. Taking the egg-shaped elevator cars … Continue reading

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Monument Valley


Photos of one of my favorite places taken on the weekend of February 25th, 2012.

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Planting an Urban Farm in Phoenix


Last weekend I planted a dozen fruit trees, most of them in my small front yard. They arrived last week, bareroots wrapped in burlap bags. People didn’t believe me when I told them I was planting 10 trees in my little … Continue reading

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My Favorite Pictures of 2011


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Take outdoor pictures in the dark, without a flash


All you need is a tripod, or not. Well, maybe a shutter release cable too, or not. Now cameras are digital, and there are digital shutter releases. The idea is to hold the camera perfectly still while it gathers the … Continue reading

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Heirloom Seed Expo Photos


The world’s largest national heirloom seed exposition was at Santa Rosa, California on September 13, 14, and 15 . For three days the largest arrays ever seen of heirloom produce were displayed– from across the United States. There were more than 70 … Continue reading

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My lily has bloomed


All these were taken this morning within a couple of hours of each other. For me there is joy in taking the photos, and pleasure in seeing the beauty in each. Which is your favorite?          

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