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Monthly Archives: September 2010

Easy Going Autumn Days

Autumn is definitely one of my favourite times of year.  With a little extra time on my hands this past week, I’ve been thoroughly enjoying getting out and photographing for the fun of it. There is a magnificent old horse barn I’ve driven past and have always thought how I’d love to take some photographs. […]

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Autumn Leaves Will Fall

A few autumn leaves taken in my backyard a couple days ago. “Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.” ~Elizabeth Lawrence I am loving autumn. The leaves turning their brilliant yellows, golds, auburn, and reds are truly nature’s kaleidoscope. I love the earthy scent of autumn as the frost begins the […]

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Autumn in Black and White

“Sometimes I do get to places just when God’s ready to have somebody click the shutter.” ~Ansel Adams “Life is like a good black and white photograph, there’s black, there’s white, and lots of shades in between.” ~ Karl Heiner ~ ~ ~

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My Neck of the Woods :: 3

Today’s installment will be a bit shorter but I have a trio of photos for you. The next set will likely be more images of the village where I get my mail. For today, I’m sticking quite close to home. This was taken day before yesterday. These are black poplars which grow like weeds up […]

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Digital Files — Free or Close to it!

“Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” ~Aristotle. I’m finally getting some breathing room though I do have one more wedding planned for this month and a couple other photo sessions planned. I’ll be sending out my monthly newsletter within a week but wanted to share a few tidbits anyway. The newsletter will […]

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A Beautiful Day in the Peace – Wapiti region of Alberta

What a glorious day. We have wet snow forecast for tomorrow yet today was a lovely sunny day and the countryside was aglow with all the coloured leaves, the rich autumn sky, and lots more too. On my way home from Grande Prairie today, I took time to take a few photos — actually I […]

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