Tulips of Passion

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My grandfather had a favorite flower and it was an Iris. My favorite flower is the Tulip. Further, my favorite color of tulip is RED. Red make me feel alive, passionate, and full of energy. I wonder how the color red affects your chi in life?? Do tell. These RED TULIPS were … [Read more...]

Dr. Pierce’s Golden Medical Discovery Barn

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I do love a great barn photograph. When ever I see a well done image I am always overtaken by peace, relaxation, and a soothing calm resting against my soul. How does a great barn photograph strike you? About this photograph. We were zooming down Highway 2 in Eastern … [Read more...]

Hawk Creek Campground

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Got out to the east side of Washington State this past weekend... and captured this stunning image. Worth the 4.5 hour trip!! This was captured at Hawk Creek National Park campground just a few minutes from Lake Roosevelt. Behind me is a small (12 foot drop) waterfall … [Read more...]

Sunset Ferris Wheel

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Imagine a fantasy life. That is what I feel by looking deeply into this photograph of the Great Wheel along the waterfront in Seattle. A life that is so simple it just goes around and around showing the fantastic landscape of the Pacific Northwest, distant islands, and Puget … [Read more...]

20 “Best in Class” photographer quotes

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There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs. - Ansel Adams You don’t take a photograph, you make it. – Ansel Adams If I saw something in my viewfinder that looked familiar to me, I would do something to shake it up. – Garry Winogrand If your … [Read more...]