Monthly Archives: March 2018

Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness 203 — From Under

Leanne Cole does a weekly Monochrome Madness post consisting of all monochrome (mostly B&W) photos submitted by users each week. It’s not a contest, but a place for photographers to show their B&W work; anyone can submit photos and it’s … Continue reading

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Quick update with a few photos

Still kind of busy. Also, my computer is not connected, so I’m using the wonderful WordPress app. That, for them who know me not, is sarcasm. First of all, here’s a photo . . . Not sure if this will … Continue reading

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Late evening unwind

Once again, Topaz Studio is tasked with assisting my unwinding.  I have to say, Studio makes using the plugins and other adjustments a lot easier than using it from the Adobe products. Plus, there’s a lot of saved “recipes” from the … Continue reading

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The quickest post ever?

I’m busy, but I’m attempting a post in ten minutes or less.  Unfortunately, last night I had no inspiration for a drawing, but I did some mindless doodling. I then took those and threw them at Topaz Studio and . … Continue reading

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Fly Paper and Phone Photos

I’m busy, but taking a bit of time to relax. I’ve read a few blogs, but I’m still operating at a reduced blog-viewing capacity. To all those whose blogs I’ve missed . . . I hope you have other readers looking … Continue reading

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A little of this and a little of that

So, I got me another rejection . . . but, it felt pretty good.  “Why?”  Well, Bob, I’m glad you asked. I got me another somewhat personalized rejection. And, you know what; it even had a hint or two about the … Continue reading

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Eight years and counting

So, yesterday was the 8th year anniversary of this blog. There were no parades, no rejoicing in the streets, and not even WordPress reminded me of the milestone.   In prior years, I’ve summarized stats like the number of posts (1,841 … Continue reading

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A very important survey

The other day, I got a call. Normally, when I don’t recognize the number, I don’t answer the phone. However, for various reasons, these days I answer every call. It went something like this:

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A few hours in Kailua Kona – Part 3 (the waves)

I’d hoped to cover the 90-minute photo session in two posts, but it turned into three posts. The first post (HERE) covered my encounter with the rusted truck relic. The second post (HERE) dealt with the surfers I photographed.  This post … Continue reading

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Art is as Art does . . .

. . . but that ain’t my name. At my current rate of progress, Art and I will never be intimately acquainted. Still, I persist . . . because I have a Note 8 and that comes with a stylus.   When I … Continue reading

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Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness 199 — Telephone

Leanne Cole does a weekly Monochrome Madness post consisting of all B&W photos submitted by users each week. It’s not a contest, but a place for photographers to show their B&W work; anyone can submit photos and it’s also a … Continue reading

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