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Minimal Motif: Wrought Iron

I love this week’s Daily Post prompt – Minimalist – because so many of my favorite photos are the simple shots.  The first is one that I took years ago during my trip to Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  A dark wrought … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bark or Leaves

This week, for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge, the prompt is all about foliage.  She says she’s interested in all kinds of colors, so I thought I’d do a two-fer.  Here are two of my favorite leaves.

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The Rainbows of Manitou Springs

This past weekend, we spent an afternoon in Manitou Springs.  Since my camera accompanied us for the adventure, we spent a lot of time with my husband waiting patiently while I took dozens of photos. Every time I go to … Continue reading

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The Dreamy Pier on Isla Mujeres

  I took this dreamy shot at the edge of the ocean during a trip to Isla Mujeres, Mexico a number of years ago.  The pier was right outside the hotel room and one of my favorite photo subjects during … Continue reading

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Enduring Love, Graffiti Edition

In Pueblo, Colorado there are levees which hold back the Arkansas river.  There was a huge flood in 1921, so the levees serve an important purpose.  However, there’s also an artistic side to the levees with the mural project, which … Continue reading

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A Study in Contrast: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

This week for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge, the theme is contrast.  I thought this photo from the Denver Botanic Gardens would be perfect with its vivid purple and yellow. My other photo that’s a good fit for contrast is this … Continue reading

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Fight Call at Springs Ensemble Theatre

This week’s photo challenge theme of “fray” is good timing for me since I just worked with the Springs Ensemble Theatre on their production of Art.  There is a fight scene in the play and the guys put in a good amount … Continue reading

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Blackbird at Twilight

This week’s photo challenge is a cool one, but I was lucky to have something at all for it.  Silhouettes aren’t a type of photo I do often.  I should change that, really.  Silhouettes are pretty dang cool. The photo … Continue reading

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Reach Out and Touch It

As a fan of macro, I love looking at the textures of objects, so this week’s photo challenge is right up my alley.  Looking through my photos, I wanted to go back a bit to a couple of my earlier … Continue reading

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Organic Zigzags

This week is all about the zigzag and, scanning through my photos, I realize how much I have that’s curvy, but not much that’s a true zigzag.  Thankfully, this succulent from the Denver Botanic Gardens was on hand to help … Continue reading

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