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Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast


“If I ever go looking for my heart’s desire again, I won’t look any further than my own back yard. Because if it isn’t there, I never really lost it to begin with.” ― L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard … Continue reading

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Perspective


  18.  It’s just a number, but without perspective it doesn’t mean much.  18 seconds with bare feet on hot pavement could seem like an eternity, while 18 seconds for an embrace would seem to end in the blink of … Continue reading

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Beneath the Surface…

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Originally posted on TheRomanticTraveler:
Every year we travel to Roatan for a week of SCUBA diving at CoCoView Diving Resort.  Rustic and simple, you couldn’t ask for a better dive setup.  The dive boat captains are on top of your…

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Windows are the Eyes…


Originally posted on TheRomanticTraveler:
I’ve been going through photos from last fall, specifically of our trip to Paris.  I had forgotten that I have a small habit (o.k. big habit) of taking pictures through windows to the outside.  Some people…

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The 388-Year-Old Bonsai that Survived Hiroshima


Originally posted on TwistedSifter:
Photograph by rcbryson on Flikr   On display at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the United States National Arboretum is this remarkable Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora ‘Miyajima’) bonsai sometimes known as Hiroshima Survivor.…

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20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized


Originally posted on TwistedSifter:
  One of the greatest facets of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the Sifter’s personal favourites is r/ColorizedHistory. The major contributors are…

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Bond of Togetherness…!!!


Originally posted on GK's Imaginary:
[gallery type="rectangular" link="file" ids="31,32,33" orderby="rand"] Few days ago I buy a DSLR camera and I become a photographer, usually I am not a photographer because I don’t know anything about photography, but likewise I…

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Kenai Fjords


Originally posted on TheRomanticTraveler:
Yesterday we took a Kenai Fjords tour to see the wildlife and Glaciers characteristic of the Alaskan Wilderness.  I was a little disappointed in the pictures that we took as the conditions were very challenging.  In…

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K2


Originally posted on TheRomanticTraveler:
Of all the places on earth, Alaska  holds the most intrigue for me.  I’m not alone, either.  The tourism industry in Alaska provides for roughly 40,000 jobs or roughly 14% of all employment there.  In 2010,…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreshadow


By the Pricking of my Thumbs, something wicked this way comes.                     Shakespeare’s MacBeth

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