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I have more photos of the Trumpeter Swans we encountered on Wednesday’s road trip. Today I’ve played around with the images a bit. Normally, other than the occasional adjustment on contrast or perhaps on the brightness, I tend to offer up my images as they are. I’ll explain what I’ve done to the ones I’ve […]

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Thoreau had it right

“The man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.” ~ Henry David Thoreau (With thanks to Christine, whom I recently discovered, for her inspirational posts — I also found this quote at her site.) … the Autumn light … … the amazing world of Mother Nature … … all things naturally beautiful … … simple morning coffee […]

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