Monthly Archives: November 2015

Photo Monday – Big Flowers

Still experimenting with my macro lens and I happened to have some brand new flowers.  I took them to a well lit spot and snapped away.  Only when you get close, there’s a lot less light.  I went up in

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Star and Ack!

I’m working on something new that I’ve been meaning to do for a long long time.  Something else always comes first.  But this time, Project Run and Play helped me out.  The November/December challenge is fabric manipulation.  I had so

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Photo Monday – A New Toy

And it’s 100mm macro lens!  I got it as a birthday/Christmas gift from my family and M.  It’s one of the less expensive models but the price is still rather gasp inducing.  It’s just the way it is with photography.

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Denim Moss

You know that quick project I started last Friday?  I finished it over the weekend and took pictures at the same time as the top.  So, same main picture for the post.  Lazy? Umm yes.  But also, I realized that

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As It Turns Out…

It was done last week.  I’m not surprised, really.  I don’t tend to revisit projects when I finish them.  I just want to move on. And I finally buckled down and got pictures.  They aren’t great.  I’m so sick of

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Photo Monday – Worn

I just love the texture and color that weather and time create on fences, walls, railings…  There always comes a point where they need to be repaired or replaced but until then, the character that develops appeals to me. This one

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Breather

I’m not going to lie.  That sweater project was exhausting.  Here I was knitting along, ideas for future sweaters swarming in my head (like a pretty merino raglan sweater for E, with a knitted lace overlay on front and back).

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