Little Surprises

I love when you load your pictures on the computer and you find little surprises that you didn't see when taking the picture. Don't the clouds totally look they are coming out of that water tower? (Would have been really cool had they looked like they were coming out of the smoke stack.) And the …

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Scavenger Hunt Sunday

FullRocky Road ice cream full of marshmallows DonutWe don't eat donuts around here. But I was okay with picking one up from Dunkin Donuts to photograph it BugI really wanted to take a picture of a VW Bug, but couldn't find a parked one. This almost clear fly was in the garden (Sitting) In the …

Greens of Spring

"Grow up big and green - as green as the trees' leaves," ~~from Verdi by Janell Cannon Green leaves, green grass, green buds on a tree, green river grass, green trees, green vines of grapes. Be surrounded by green, for the time being.

Focusing on Green

...and wishing it were spring. But I know it is right around the corner. I know because I start sneezing in the morning. I took my son and a friend of his to the Botanical Gardens yesterday. I had never been there. I am thinking about buying a season pass to the ABQ parks. I …

Favorite Photo of 2011

It was really hard for me to choose my favorite photo for the whole year. Yet, I kept going back to this one. Back in April I went to Kentucky to see a friend I had not seen in years. A friend I had romanticized was my soul mate for many years (I learned we …

Natural Beauty

Though the gate and fence (and light) are man made, the starkness of the red bush against the stained green gate really stands out to me. Plus the gate is made of of natural things (ha ha).       I also decided to use this same picture for a texture experiment. I cropped the picture …

Time is Relative

It was hard to pick just one photo to say it was my favorite this week. But I can share the rest another time. This clock is right outside a fire station and I love the English feel to it. I also was practicing rules of thirds with this photo and actually had the grid …

Northern Kentucky

I have been a little out of commission lately. I haven’t much felt like taking pictures which has really bothered me. I have been working a lot more lately too and need to learn how to balance that with time with my son and still taking pictures. I also went to (Northern) Kentucky last weekend. …