Author Archives: Susan Gutterman

About Susan Gutterman

I am an amateur photographer and occasional blogger, living in northern California. I also enjoy reading, walking, traveling, volunteering and spending time with my family and my yellow lab, Gabby.

Street

This week Dutch is challenging us to submit a photo depicting Street.  Amsterdam is a beautiful city where many of the “streets” are her famous canals.          

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We Should Be Ashamed

In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Heritage.  This past week I visited Angel Island, in the San Francisco Bay, where immigrants entering the U.S. between 1910 and 1940 were detained and interrogated.  Many of the immigrants, particularly the Chinese, … Continue reading

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A Serene Spot to Reflect

In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Reflecting.  Captured on a hike to a local nature preserve a couple of weeks ago.

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Tuesday Photo Challenge: “Failing” Water

In a play on the challenge topic “Falling Water”, I am entitling my submission to the Tuesday Challenge, “Failing Water”  https://dutchgoesthephoto.net/2017/05/09/tuesday-photo-challenge-falling-water/ We awoke this morning to no hot water!  We tried to light the pilot with not success.  Our wonderful plumber … Continue reading

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A Job I Couldn’t Do!

In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge Danger!.  These men were atop a very tall building which was under construction.

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Macro Moments Challenge #37: Water Schedule Change

Due to my travel schedule, Macro Moments Challenge #37:  Water, will post on May 24th instead of May 17th .  This means that participants will have an extra week to submit entries.  The deadline for submission is Tuesday, May 23rd … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #37: Water

Congratulations to Nicole Pottier of  https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #36.  I’m not sure what kind of flower Nicole photographed, but she captured beautiful bokeh, which was the theme of the challenge https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/category/photo-challenges/macro-moments-challenge/ .  As well as being … Continue reading

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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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