This blog is a place for me to work on my photography. My goal is to submit a new picture every day and to get better as the moments go by. I take all pictures with my digital camera. I worked for years with a 35 mm minolta, and this is a learning experience for me. I am afraid that I got lazy and allowed the camera to choose most of the settings for me. This is my journey of learning how to shoot a camera that is not in a program mode. It is harder than I ever imagined. That makes this challenge both a new experience and a joy for me.
“[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them.
They remember what you are.”
“A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being
useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not
accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of
some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one's neighbor —
such is my idea of happiness.”
“Make the most of every moment. Get excited about every little thing. Why not? Why not have your wonderful moment of excited anticipation? Why not be happy NOW? This is my greatest challenge, but something I'm pouring my heart into: learning how to enjoy what I have, right here, right now.” Bethenny Frankel
“Though we have rightly applauded our ancestors for their spiritual
achievements (and do not and must not discount them now), those of us
who prevail today will have done no small thing. The special spirits who
have been reserved
to live in this time of challenges and who overcome