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Happy Wednesday, yo.  How’s your week going? Anything fun and exciting happening? I’ve been taking an online photography course through Shaw Academy (thanks, Groupon!) and working on my new website a LOT.  I’m hoping to launch that at the beginning of August, but we’ll see how that goes.  I’ve made a lot of progress, though, […]

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Hello, hello! Isn’t this plant awesome? It’s a bird of paradise, and it totally looks like a bird to me.  Do you see it? I kept seeing them everywhere in California recently.  How cool, right? I used PS Elements to bring out the color, brightened it, and dulled the saturation of the background a bit. […]

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Aaaaand… another Wednesday.  Weeks are flying by, but at this point, with the heat, it’s better that way.  We are getting ready for our annual Ocean Beach trip, with Jones in tow to make his maiden voyage to the shore. And salt water.  And sand fleas. Yay! Pretty stoked. 😛 I took this photo on Father’s Day […]

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Hey there again!  Here’s the original: I used PicMonkey.  Cropped, vignette, sharpened, and then the focus feature.  I liked the yellow color/light halo around the bunny when I caught the image, and knew it could be a decent picture with some editing.  I’m still using the stock lens with my camera and I’m working on getting […]

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Man. So I was able to just barely upload this picture to my computer before it died on me. Aaaaand of course. I forgot the laptop charger somewhere that isn’t home. Because…. right? It’s the way things are rolling these days. But it worked out, and I’m blessed with a huge family & love-filled life […]

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