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Laskeside Dining In Branson Missouri

For a small town in the Ozarks, there are more restaurants and theaters in Branson than you can believe. This idyllic spot overlooks lake Taneycomo, ( short for Taney County Missouri). It’s a cold water reservoir formed from the White … Continue reading

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The Dogs of Texture

I’ve been experimenting with the technique of overlaying a base image with multiple images of textures.  My first victims have been from my dog-park friends. So far there have been no complaints. Click to Enlarge  Obviously, I was going for “realism” in these images. Some folks … Continue reading

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Andrews Memorial Chapel – Dunedin, Florida

This former home of the First Presbyterian Church of Dunedin was built in 1888.   The architectural style is called Carpenter Gothic.  In 1929 the building was purchased by the Dunedin Historical Society and moved a few miles to it’s … Continue reading

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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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