Tag Archives: Flower

Necessity IS the mother of Invention

I won’t lie…life has been difficult these last few years.  It’s a long story and one that, while it wouldn’t bore, might precipitate a pity party that I have no intention of attending.  That having been said I’ve found that … Continue reading

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Cataracts and Color

Monday…another week gone by in May…but at this week’s end I hope to have the vision back in my ‘camera eye’.  Wednesday I’m having eye surgery for the long overdue removal of a cataract…who knew?  Well…maybe I did without realizing … Continue reading

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Goodwill Industries NJ

My favorite place to shop is a little secondhand store run by Goodwill Industries in Ocean, NJ. I can always find something interesting to add to my prop stock.  This little window sitter was originally a plant mister but in … Continue reading

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Success in Dreams -S2F

Kim Klassen’s Start to Finish Class is motivating me to do something I’ve put off doing for months…getting out every day with my camera to observe and capture my changing world. Because of the heavy cataract in my ‘photo’ eye … Continue reading

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Kim Klassen’s Start 2 Finish class

Two days ago I started a new class with Kim Klassen…Start 2 Finish.  An 8 week course taking us from the conception of a photograph to the finalized version of that conceived idea.  As class members we are invited to … Continue reading

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

As a kid did you ever hear your Momma say that “April showers bring May flowers”? I heard it yearly because April is my birthday month and I was desperate for a sunny birthday.  Honestly I don’t know what the … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore Snow

Jersey is usually pretty quiet during the winter months.  Cold, partly cloudy and sometimes with a bit of white fluff that lasts a day or two.  This year it feels like that movie…Snowmageddon.  One snow storm follows the other with … Continue reading

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