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January 23, 2017: Skeletal Nikon F4 Body – the Story behind my PTSD Cauldron Image

A few months ago I ordered a “broken” F4 body for one specific component…the lens mount on the front of the body.  My goal was to make a custom Nikon F mount on a 4×5 view camera lens board to allow any … Continue reading

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January 8, 2017: Recycled “Soda” Bottles

While recycling is part of our daily routine, sometimes we acquire products made from recycled materials that have all the elements that excite us (Function and Form as well as being aesthetically pleasing).  And, if the recycled products also provide … Continue reading

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December 28, 2016: Solstice Hearts

Over the years we have picked up, and made, many different types of heart decorations for Solstice decorating, whether on the tree or elsewhere in the house.  They’re among our favorites.  Here are a few of the many…

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December 22, 2016: Solstice Goats and Red Bulbs

As mentioned in yesterday’s post, the red bulbs were transferred from the window display to a new window that had semi-opaque curtains to prevent the hummingbirds from mistaking the red bulbs for flowers again. Over the years, we’ve displayed the Solstice goats on … Continue reading

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December 21, 2016: Catch Up Solstice Photos

I have been taking photographs since my last post but I’ve not been posting since then.  So, this morning, I’ll catch up. For today’s post I’m use two images…the original from December  6 and an updated one taken in the evening … Continue reading

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December 18, 2016: Solstice Cardinal

One of my wife’s favorite decorations…the Solstice Cardinal all bright in the dim afternoon light. Technical Data:  Nikon Df, 24-70  

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December 16, 2016: Miniature Solstice Lights

Some time ago we picked up this beautiful vase that had bubbles blown into the glass.  It’s a tall vase and a natural for Solstice decoration.  This year my wife arranged miniature lights which, combined with the lighted stand beneath the … Continue reading

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