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Mr. and Mrs. Mallard

June 14, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I saw these cute ducks at our local park today. Since they are a female and male mallard, I call them Mr. and Mrs. Mallard.
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Rose

June 05, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I photographed this rose today using a textured background and Topaz software to give it a soft focus and painterly appearance.
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Cat in a Meadow

May 24, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I took this photo last weekend but thought the cat deserved another background. The textured background is from Jai Johnson at dailytexture.com in her Forest Meadow collection.
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Website Makeover

April 26, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
I decided to change my site to a more modern design. The Home page has a slideshow featuring full page images that will keep scrolling to the right on a computer unless the viewer stops it by taking their mouse off the image. When I'm on my iPad, I can scroll the images using my finger. The first image shown is this photo of a mum.
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Falcon

February 19, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This is another bird that I saw at the Snow Goose Festival in Chico, CA. I assume it is a brown Falcon. Since there were so many people at this exhibit, I used a texture for the background to block them out.
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Northern Pintail Duck

January 29, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
This past weekend, I went to the Snow Goose Festival in Chico, CA. While I was there, I took photos of many different ducks, including the Northern Pintail Duck shown in this photo.
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Dahlias

October 02, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I finally found some dahlias at a nursery. I don't know why, but I am having a difficult time finding them in my area. This is a photo of a dahlia with two different backgrounds. I couldn't decide which one I liked best, so I decided to post them both. If you click on the image on the right, you'll see both.
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The Classic Rose

September 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I found this lovely rose yesterday and just had to share a photo. I photographed it twice, and you can see both images by clicking on the image on the right.
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