Monthly Archives: April 2017

Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve

Spring has arrived in Northern California, with lovely weather.  We went on a great hike/photoshoot yesterday at Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve, ending up at the winery on the property.

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Macro Moments Challenge: Reminder

I hope that many of you have been out shooting macro and close-up shots for the next Macro Moments challenge!  The challenge now posts twice a month on the first and third Wednesday.  The next deadline for submissions is Tuesday, … Continue reading

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On Safari!

There is no place in the world that I’ve visit that has been as intriguing and exciting as being on safari in South Africa!  In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge “Wanderlust”.

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“Green”House Update

Almost exactly one month ago, I published a post showing you the milkweed seeds that I had just planted to provide food for the monarch caterpillars which I hope to entice into my garden this summer.  I thought that on Earth … Continue reading

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Nature’s Palette

In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Earth.  My spiritual energy flows from the beauty in the natural world.

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Macro Moments Challenge #36

Congratulations to Khürt, a relatively new participant, for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #35.  Khürt’s beautiful photo is called Rue Anemone and he includes lots of information about his settings and taking the shot in his post.  Please visit Khürt at … Continue reading

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In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Surprise.  When I saw this week’s theme, I immediately thought of this photo.  We were on a sunset cruise in Zimbabwe and I wanted a photo of a boat on the river. I saw … Continue reading

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This week Dutch is challenging us to submit a photo depicting Something Broken. Sometimes what comes out of our camera is very broken, such as the top photo.  I was able to fix it somewhat in Lightroom, but it still belongs … Continue reading

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In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Security.  I took this photo this morning to use for Dutch’s Tuesday Challenge Morning.  I think it also works for this week’s Daily Post challenge.  Security is my morning routine–check FB, WP and email; … Continue reading

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Networking in the Blogging World

Excited to be featured this morning on CurryNCode’s site Life Less Ordinary .  Please take a look and meet CurryNCode and the bloggers that she features Bloggers You Might Like .

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