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Blue Stripe Boat Refection | Morro Bay, CA

Photo of the Week | Morro Bay, CA

Photo of the Week is back! If you are relatively new to my blog and website you might not be familiar with the Photo of the Week Challenge, hosted by Jessica Rogers Photography. It is a great exercise to keep my creative juices flowing – for more info click over to her website, anyone can…

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Legs in the Sky | San Diego County Fair | Del Mar, CA | Exhibition of Photography

Exciting News about the County Fair!

Last night I sat at dinner with a friend and checked my email every five minutes or so. A little bit rude? Yeah, but I think I had a reasonable excuse. I was waiting on the results from the first tier judging on my entries to the San Diego County Fair! Are you ready for…

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Art About Town | Embassy Suites | San Luis Obispo, CA

Another Art About Town¬†Rotation, Done! I’m home from a whirlwind weekend in San Luis Obispo. For the next four months, as part of the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art: Art About Town program, my photography will be on display in the San Luis Obispo Embassy Suites Sundry Shop! If you find yourself in the…

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Jellyfish | Birch Aquarium | La Jolla, CA

Birch Aquarium | La Jolla, CA

Last weekend I met up with a photography group for a visit to the Birch Aquarium in La Jolla. In all of the years I’ve lived in San Diego I’d never visited the aquarium. Although small, it is really nice! Great sea-life displays and a view to die for, although I didn’t see much of…

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Disneyland | Anaheim, CA | Detail of Dumbo Ride

The Happiest Place on Earth | Disneyland | Anaheim, CA

A lot has happened in the last few weeks: I’ve had portrait shoots, I got a NEW CAMERA {grin} and I took a trip up to Disneyland to meet my brother-in-law and his family! I’ve also been working on a couple of new projects, and just finished submitting SIX photos to the San Diego County…

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2001 Subaru Legacy GT Ltd | Sand Subi | Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

The Sand Subi | Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

What is a Sand Subi? It a certain 2001 Subaru Legacy GT LTD that danced down sand washes and played in the dirt during my recent trip to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Like any proud mama I took a lot of pictures of my pretty car getting dirty!           I just…

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Imperial Beach Pier | High Surf Storm Surge | Big Waves

Winter’s Last Hurrah | Imperial Beach, CA

Winter put on a good show for its final weekend – cold, windy, wet weather for San Diego! With the storm came big waves and a high surf advisory. I spent a bit of time on Sunday at Imperial Beach enjoying the brisk air and taking a few photos of the big waves licking at…

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Green Flower Buds | Happy St. Patricks Day

Happy St Patricks Day

The Corned Beef is in the oven, Celtic is music is playing on the stereo thanks to Pandora, and friends will be over a bit later to share a meal. It is a good day, indeed. Wishing you a rainbow For sunlight after showers Miles and miles of Irish smiles For golden happy hours Shamrocks…

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A bit of excitement!

Today….I bought my very own Macro Lens!! I’ve been wanting one for a very long time and today I finally made it happen. I love getting up close and personal with my photographic subjects and can’t wait to spend some quality time with my new lens. I did take a few minutes today to fire…

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