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Photo Monday – Flowers

Tulips and daffodils (and others) were in full bloom at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden last week. There’s such an incredible selection of tulips! I saw this variety with huge flowers (the red blob in the next picture). A lot of

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Photo Monday – Flowering Trees

We went to the Brooklyn Botanical Garden on Saturday because they said that the cherry trees were starting to bloom. Starting being the operative word. Only a handful of trees were blooming. There were more in the Japanese garden but

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Photo Monday – Sunny

After seeing what a flash can do and getting excited about learning more, I went out and took pictures of flowers in full Sun. What can I say? It was so lovely, warm and sunny (finally), and so many flowers

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Photo Monday – Weekend Randomness

E had a viola recital this weekend. Just a small thing in a library basement, 6 students and the teacher who was just the second violin in two duets (everyone else played the violin). E did such a good job!

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Photo Monday – Moody Flowers

Those moody portraits from two weeks ago made me want to try the dramatic lighting again. I bought a big bouquet Saturday morning to serve as a subject. Yesterday morning was rainy and dark. I was afraid I wouldn’t have

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Photo Monday – Finally Fall

Last Thursday, I was wearing sandals. Saturday, I finally got to wear my tweed blazer again. We ate out yesterday and a sweater was enough to be comfortable sitting outside. And then, we just walked around the neighborhood, me stopping

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Photo Monday – From the Rooftop

We went to the Big Chocolate Show on Saturday and I brought my camera with me just in case. I was thinking I could get cute pictures of the girls tasting chocolate and making chocolate lollipops. It was way too

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