Category Archives: photography

It’s snowing down south?


“It’s snowing down south?” Did your mom ever say that to you?  That’s the way mine would tell me my slip was showing. Here in Norfolk, we just don’t get snow.   We’re too close to the water and it always … Continue reading

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little baby c


This little girl was about 6 weeks old.  She is adorable and just starting to smile and show her burgeoning personality.  The session started late and it started to rain.  So much for natural light.  Refusing to use a flash, … Continue reading

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Fix-it-Friday #66


I heart faces (dot) com has put up another fix it friday post.  Here are my edits.  Be sure to go to their site to see all the other entries. Here’s the original.  He’s such a cute boy and I … Continue reading

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Mister O


I had a teacher in high school that we affectionately called Mr. O.  This little guy here though doesn’t have a beard and doesn’t teach listless sophomores about details of Modern European History.  This new Mr. O has only been … Continue reading

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fun with templates


I had a little fun with some templates and my lake photos.  I can’t write much, because it’s my last day on the lake.  Enjoy. SPL

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Who’s a sucker for a big sky?


No rainbows or sunsets here, but I love the big, blue sky.  We have had a mixed bag of weather on vacation: overcast, to rain, to cloudy, to perfect blue.  Here is a collection of sky snaps.  Enjoy.  SPL That’s … Continue reading

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Bloggin’ and vacationin’


So, I am sitting here in the kitchen of our lake house at Smith Mountain Lake and editing photos before the kids get up.   Here are a smattering a photos from the vacation so far.  There may be more tomorrow … Continue reading

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Fix-it Friday #64


This is my first entry in i heart faces Fix-It-Friday. Since I haven’t done this before, I didn’t realize that they wanted step-by-step instructions and I didn’t keep track.  So, next time, I’ll be more attentive to my steps. I … Continue reading

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the color purple: i heart faces challenge


Today, I am entering an I Heart Faces Photo Challenge. I couldn’t get together with her until today. I have been avoiding all household responsibilities to get this in on time. Clair Bear here loves the color purple and was … Continue reading

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