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Color My World… A “Retrospectic” Snippet

  Exposure, lighting, shadows and geometry. The “algorithm” of the digital camera and the “mind” of the observer. That and more,  all play a part in what we ‘see’ in an image. In this case a glimpse back ten years from our … Continue reading

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68f (20c) Yesterday (Happy Squirrel) – 23f (-5c) Today!

  As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂

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1958 Thunderbird – This Guy’s First Car

Seventeen came with the privilege to drive –  a legal license for  liberation, freedom, wondrous opportunities to explore with friends or a date, and a major lifestyle advantage. But it would take 20 months before I would actually buy my very own car, … Continue reading

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Monster at Frogg Falls Railroad

Located in NW New Jersey, Frogg Falls Railroad is the dream and inspiration of our lifelong friends, who have transformed a part of their property to a magical, fully functional garden railroad, complete with a wide assortment of “rolling stock,” … Continue reading

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A Few Favorite images

A few previously unpublished images from the archives – or – what to publish when you are a.) too busy, or b.) at wit’s end (end of wits?) to create anything else! Thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂 … Continue reading

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The Woods and The Snow

  Whose woods these are I think I know. (mine) His house is (…behind me) though; He will not see me stopping here (?) To watch his woods fill up with snow. Images taken 10/13/15 and today, 2/5/16. (Published without permission, … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Romance? You Can’t Make This Stuff Up!

 This morning, Christmas Eve 2015, I sighted these reindeer (ok maybe not REINDEER!) right in our backyard. The one above sported a really nice set of antlers.  Just off to the right, was another, apparently eyeing the first.   Male, Female – … Continue reading

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