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Mysterious Island

Nature trail illuminated by shafts of light. Honeymoon Island State Park, Dunedin, Florida.

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A Mountain Stream In HDR

Adobe software just came out with Lightroom 6.0. It includes an exciting new feature, HDR Raw.  This allows me to combine multiple raw images into an HDR (High Dynamic Range) image without using Photoshop, Photomatix, or other software, losing the … Continue reading

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3rd Friday Street Fair – Safety Harbor, Florida

On the 3rd Friday on the month, the Sheriff’s Deputies block off the first six blocks of Main Street about 4 P M for this community event.  You’ll find everything from street musicians to the Golden Retriever Rescue Society.  There’s all … Continue reading

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Pet Ownership in Florida

  A little compositing fun.  The alligator shot was public domain.  I took the picture of my little Maltese in a ‘gator free’ dog park.  I used Topaz Labs masking software, Adobe Photoshop CC 2014.

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It’s a bird’s life!

I came across this pair of osprey building a nest on top of a light pole at Causeway Blvd and Alt. US 19 in Dunedin, Florida.

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Old man in a coffee shop

A child of the Manitoba prairies, Jeff led a remarkable life as an educator, industrialist, and Christian worker.  He and his wife split a bagel to go with their coffee.  Now Jeff is not some sort of cheapskate, mind you.  He is … Continue reading

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After Dark

The most mundane locations can become interesting after dark.  I  captured these shots near my home in Tampa Bay. All the images were created with a Sony NEX-6 camera using the stock 16-50 kit lens.  Please click and view the enlarged … Continue reading

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Gone Fishin’

This angler heads out into St. Joseph’s Sound from the Dunedin Municipal Marina for some early morning fishing. I shot this with a Canon G9, ISO 80, ⨏4 @ 1/1000th sec.

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Little Brown Church In The Palms

This little Bible Presbyterian Church is a few blocks from  my home.  I am blessed to count the pastor, Dr. Morris McDonald, as a friend. Tech Data: Sony NEX-6, 55-210 lens @ 55mm, 1/125th sec. @ ⨏5.6, ISO 100. Post processing … Continue reading

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DeLeon Springs State Park

This is a great park with wonderful walking trails, beautiful grounds, eco-boat tours, and the Old Spanish Sugar Mill Restaurant. The restaurant, pictured here, features built-in griddles on the tables so you can make your own pancakes.  Park Website Link Tech … Continue reading

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