Tag Archives: rural

Ok, so it needs more than a few shingles!

The diagnosis is in – getting ready for Christmas fries brain cells!  I was so tired last night after shopping, cleaning and decorating (which included dealing with a very stubborn Christmas tree that refused to stand up straight) that I … Continue reading

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A story to tell

This week my blog seems to have centred around walks/hikes that my husband and I have taken.  Well, today is no different.  One weekend a couple of years ago we decided to find a place that people had told us … Continue reading

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Be very, very quiet…..

When I mentioned in my blog yesterday that I had no luck with wildlife photos the day that we went to the sanctuary, I forgot about one little friend that I made.  At one point my hubby was fishing while … Continue reading

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The Perils of the Obsessed Photographer

When you love to take pictures, it is amazing what lengths you will go to and the chances you will take in order to get that elusive shot.  Case in point was my drive home yesterday.  As I headed up … Continue reading

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Waiting for your return

It’s funny you know.  Some days I know right away which photo I want to post, while other days I really have to think about it.  Today was one of those days where I had to browse through all of … Continue reading

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Memories of The Netherlands

Whenever we think of a particular country, there are certain symbols we associate with that country – things that make it unique.  For instance, I live in Canada and I’m sure when people think of Canada they think of snow, … Continue reading

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Obsession

Do you ever find that there are certain things that you repeatedly take pictures of?  Something that draws your eyes to it every time you pass by and becomes sort of an obsession?  I used to see this dead tree … Continue reading

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Wouldn’t it be easier to swim the other way?

Have you ever had a personal photography challenge – something that you have tried to capture over and over but have never been satisfied with the results?  For me, it has always been fish.  My husband is an avid fisherman, … Continue reading

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Let us reflect again

I had a couple of very nice comments about my post yesterday, and people acknowledged how difficult it is to find just the right conditions for a perfect reflection.  So, I decided to kind of repeat myself by posting another … Continue reading

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Which way is up?

How do you define the perfect photograph? When you go through your shots at the end of the day, what grabs your attention and moves you at some deep level? Of course I don’t think there is ever just one … Continue reading

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