Category Archives: Photo Challenge

Against the Odds – WPC -02/15/17

Our challenge this week is to ferret out something from our photography collection that shows a situation that is against the odds. While I have a large photograph repository at my disposal it did  not take me long to identify … Continue reading

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Mountain Sunrise – Sky Watch Friday – 1-13-17

Sky Watch Friday is a weekly Link Up where participants share a photo of the sky with others in the Link Up and those who stop by to watch the sky. This is my first time in a while, but I … Continue reading

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Names – Graduating Seniors

I needed a minute to think of a photograph I have that suits the Weekly Photo Challenge theme of Names for this week. But eventually I remembered the perfect photo to use. My daughter graduated from high school in May … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge: Path

Weekly Photo Challenge – Path This photo was taken when I visited Belize in 2013 on my second international mission trip. It was an overcast day so the picture is not as nice as I would have liked, but this … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge: Relax WPC 12-2-16

via Photo Challenge: Relax This week’s theme for the Weekly Photo Challenge is Relax. Can someone tell me how we do that I think I have forgotten what that means. AS we hurtle past Thanksgiving on our way to Christmas … Continue reading

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It’s Not This Time of Year Without… Family! Weekly Photo Challenge – 11/25/16

Show us the one thing without which your holiday season could never be complete. I love taking part in the Weekly Photo Challenge. Photography is certainly no skill of mine, but I do like to take plenty of pictures. Especially … Continue reading

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Thunderhead and Stormy Skies – Skywatch Friday 10 June 2016

For Skywatch Friday. If you have never looked you should!  

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Numbers – WPC – 3 June 2016

Seeing everyone’s choice of response for the Weekly Photo Challenge is an exciting part of ending each week. This week we trade letters for numbers. My approach will be unorthodox I am sure, but numbers are unorthodox for us writers … Continue reading

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Spare – Weekly Photo Challenge 27 May 2016

This week the Weekly Photo Challenge theme is Spare. There is three definitions of spare to choose from for this challenge. I chose the first, an adjective form : Additional to what is required for ordinary use.   In the … Continue reading

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Walking at Sunrise

I have been waking early lately and grabbing sunrise pictures to share for Skywatch Friday. Then this past Saturday, when we had a huge graduation party planned we were watching the sky very intently and had to sit through multiple … Continue reading

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Jubilant – Weekly Photo Challenge -20 May 2016

  The Weekly Photo Challenge gives me the excuse to share the photos I collect incessantly about every experience in my life. Yes, that is a confession, I take a lot of photos!   This week the theme in my world … Continue reading

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Earth – Weekly Photo Challenge – 5-6-16

The Weekly Photo Challenge for the week ending 5-6-16 is Earth. I love photo challenges! Basically it gives me a chance to plunge into my vast library of photos and relive moments I felt were worthy of remembering. Our instructions, … Continue reading

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Admiration – WPC – 4-29-16

The Weekly Photo Challenge for this week (4/29/2016) is centered on the theme of Admiration. In my lifetime I have been blessed with so many role models. My father, both grandfathers, and next door neighbor who became like a second … Continue reading

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Life Imitates Art -WPC – 2-12-16

This Weekly Photo Challenge is about life imitating art. While I don’t have occasion to mimic many statues I do think I have something that will fit the bill. Fast forward a few years and many hundreds of gallons of … Continue reading

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Favo Foto Friday – Blue Ridge Parkway – 10-9-15

Fav Foto Friday is a new invitational photo blog I have discovered. Basically you select your favorite photo from the week and share with the others who add photos or come for the fun. My wife and I took a … Continue reading

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