Orchids - Chicago Botanical Garden

February 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I'm not a flower person, but... This is just a quick, one image post, short story about my morning at the Chicago Botanical Gardens. I will do a longer version with more images but suffice it to say I shot 301 photos, deleted 91 (so far) and this is by far the best one. No tripods today. My 100mm macro & I don't get along well when shooting macro...
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Chicago Riverwalk - A portion

February 16, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The Chicago Riverwalk at night is magical! Many of you know I organize the monthly Drink & Click events in Chicago. If you’re not familiar check them out and if you’re from the area or visiting let me know so we can add to our awesome group! February’s theme was bridges and well, Chicago has no shortage of those! I found a new to me place for us...
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Winner!

February 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The prize was supposed to be a framed print, but how can I resist this: My son picked this one, says he would definitely hang in his room. He appreciates beautiful art/photos. So, this young man will be getting this metal print! His mom is a wonderful artist in her own right - check out her work Mel Graphics. I think she should have her own lib...
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Prints for Purchase & Other things!

February 04, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I recently took a group of the Drink & Click Chicago Chapter to the Lincoln Park Conservatory and Zoo. If you've read about Drink & Click in a past post you know there are monthly themes, January was macro. The conservatory offered up some really cool and unique subjects but that will be another "Short Story" post. I've decided that in between my...
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2017 - Focus, Intent & Stories

January 23, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
No, this is not a New Year's Resolution post, not really. Thought I'd fill you in on what's been going on in my head the last month or so. It's not that scary, I promise. I tend to get involved in too much, I like being involved until it becomes a distraction and veers me off my path. Sometimes I do things thinking they are part of my path, how e...
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