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March, 2012 Picture a Day

March is a great time of year for photographers. One day could be beautiful spring weather and the next could be back to winter. The options for pictures are limitless.

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February, 2012 Picture a Day

This month was just as interesting as January. I introduced my new model, my puppy ZaZu, and my husband finally let me take some pictures of him. Click on an image to see a larger view.

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Dogs of the Glendale Chocolate Festival

Today I had the pleasure of attending the Glendale (AZ) Chocolate Festival which is held annually in February. Last year when I attended, I noticed that a lot of visitors brought their canine friends along for the fun. So this … Continue reading

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January, 2012 Picture a Day

I have set a SMART goal for myself to shoot a picture a day for each day of 2012. As you can see, the subjects of the images for January are quite diverse as I try out new things. Click … Continue reading

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Joshua Tree Forest

The Joshua Tree Forest is quite interesting.  You will find it about 30 miles north of Wickenburg on US 93.  (Many Phoenicians have seen these trees because this route is also the most direct one from Phoenix to Las Vegas.)  … Continue reading

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Island of Kauai, HI

Last summer, my husband, Tom, and I vacationed on the island of Kauai, HI.  We had been there before which helped me focus more on taking photographs and less on gawking like a tourist.  The banner to this post was … Continue reading

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Shots from Photo Walks

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I was walking about at Tempe Town Lake Park (10/08) and noticed this bridge making a frame around the city of Phoenix skyline, so I snapped it.  In retrospect, I am not very happy with the results.  The sky was … Continue reading

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