The Unitarian Church has a unique cemetery, the walking paths are well maintained but vegetation within the grave sites is allowed to grow naturally, creating a fascinating and extremely peaceful environment.Read more "A Stroll Down Gateway Walk"
About a year ago an adventurous couple moved to our little town and opened a candy shop in one of the historical buildings downtown.Read more "Kid in a Candy Shop"
I love Autumn, it’s my favorite season. I like the cool brisk mornings, watching the leaves fall from the trees, seeing the frost laying on the grass and roof tops. Autumn can also produce some really vibrant sunsets as well.Read more "Autumn Sunset"
Every year, since my childhood, on the first Saturday of October. My hometown closes the streets and makes preparations for the biggest day of the year…The Apple Festival. The Apple Festival is a single day festival that features crafts, artisans, food, music, fun & games. The typically quiet streets come alive with spectators, performers, and […]Read more "For the Love of Apples"
This past week’s challenge was all about the details. So with that in mind, I wanted to photograph somewhat everyday items but in a way that highlighted the finer details. I had originally planned to photograph details in the built environment, such as, architectural details, mechanical details, etc. However, the weather was not cooperating and […]Read more "Taking a closer look…it’s all in the details"
There’s something about this image that I find intriguing. To me, it speaks of loneliness and abandonment. The bars on the window indicate that perhaps, at sometime in the past, this building held items that were precious to someone. The building and it’s contents where important and worth protecting. Now…only shards of glass and tattered […]Read more "Abandoned & Lonely"
This past week’s challenge was texture. So on Sunday afternoon I grabbed my camera with the intention of seeking out textures. When you pay attention it’s amazing how much diversity there is in common day objects. Materials that we are around each day…all of them with their unique texture or pattern. All of the photos […]Read more "Pursuing Textures…"
I took another trip downtown this past weekend to see if I could find something interesting to point my camera lens at. I was on the hunt for reflections. Reflections was the theme for this past weeks photo challenge. I had high hopes of finding “photographic gold”. Capturing a wonderful moment and coming home with […]Read more "On the hunt for reflections…"
So, me and a friend from Instagram have decided to help motivate one another by collaborating on a weekly photo challenge together. This past week the theme was simple…green. That’s it, no specific shooting styles or subjects. Our photos only had to have the common thread of green. So, I started thinking about “green” things […]Read more "The Green and Grungy Monster"
Autumn (or Fall as it is referred to in the US) is just around the corner. Here is a little shot taken at my kitchen table this morning. Click the link to visit the blog!Read more "Autumn will be here soon!"
See my entry for this week’s Wordpress Weekly Photo Challenge. The theme for this week is Liquid.Read more "Weekly Photo Challenge – Liquid"
Above is my entry for this week’s Wordpress Weekly Photo Challenge. The theme for this week is unlikely. This may not be the best example of unlikely, but I didn’t expect to find this colorful little guy hanging out at my back door this weekend.Read more "Weekly Photo Challenge – Unlikely"
Here is my entry for the “Lines” Weekly Photo Challenge. I hope you like it.Read more "Weekly Photo Challenge – Lines"
The theme for this week’s Wordpress Weekly Photo Challenge is Silence. I took a walk around my home to see what I could spot that would convey silence to the viewer. Please visit the blog to see my photos. Thanks!Read more "Weekly Photo Challenge – Silence"
On Christmas Eve we visited one of the local antique shops just to browse the items and enjoy some time out and about as a family. To me, it is always interesting to browse through any kind of antique or vintage items.
I carried my camera with me as we walked through the store. I was hoping to discover some unique items or photo compositions. I did manage to get a few shots that I thought may be worth sharing. Please visit the blog to see my photos. Thanks!