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Photo Monday – Cat Hates Camera

My cat was lying there in a sunbeam, comfy and warm. She isn’t usually around much on weekends. She hides in the girls’ bedroom, right behind the bed. She isn’t accessible there so the kids can’t bother her. They wouldn’t

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Photo Monday – Prospect Park Zoo

The girls asked to go to the zoo yesterday. Since we had no defined plans and the Prospect Park zoo isn’t very far (25 minute walk), we went. I brought my camera with the macro lens on. At 100mm, it

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Photo Monday – Golden Hour

Sometimes, I just don’t want to go out. I’ve got no clue what I’m interested in photographing and no energy to prep. Those days, if the weather’s cooperative, I usually manage to give myself a kick in the butt and

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Photo Monday – Sheep and Non Sheep

Whenever we go to Rhinebeck for the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival, I try to get pictures of animals. They’re never quite satisfying. This time though, I somehow managed to get a few right. It’s like I’m slowly

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Photo Monday – Brooklyn Botanical Garden

I took so many pictures when I visited with the girls that I’ll still have some more to share next week. I’d forgotten how much I love my macro lens. It needs a fast shutter speed when hand held (so

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Photo Monday – Provence Part 1

A year ago, we (as in M) started planning our trip to France. He really wanted to spend 10 days in a house in Provence before we going to see my family. And now, we’re back. We had a truly

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Photo Monday – Prospect Park Never Gets Old

Yesterday was a gorgeous day in the park.  Hot, not too humid, and with a lovely wind. We walked without a goal in mind and somehow ended up at Smorgasburg for a treat before heading back toward home. The animals

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