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Around Town

2021 Cicada

This is the first day that I have seen the little creatures during this cicada season.

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Learning Photography

Sync Stuck? – Lightroom Killer Tips

I was having a few issues with Lightroom not syncing. The tip from Lightroom Killer tips helped fix it. https://lightroomkillertips.com/sync-stuck/

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Musings

Beans

During this COVID-19 pandemic experience, I have found myself taking the time to do things I haven’t focused on like cooking dried beans, focusing on my diet, walking, and simplification. So yesterday I cooked some chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans. I decided to use the boil, sit, cook method. Warning, this is not a […]

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Around Town

Target Parking Lot Outing

Can you believe that an outing to Target was the highlight of the week? I ordered a few groceries from Target today, with the most important item being a dark chocolate bar. Upon picking them up we pulled over to the side of the parking lot for an outing. This was far different from our […]

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Travel Photography

Federal Hill, Baltimore, MD

Federal Hill, Baltimore, MD I went to school in Baltimore and had always heard of this place called Federal Hill. I finally went and the view of Downtown Baltimore is awesome. When I went the sky will milky, as it was in all of 2018. 🙂 The views of Raven’s Stadium, Domino Sugar, the American […]

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Travel Photography

The Farmer and COVID-19

As we are going through this COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of so many professions that sell or deliver us food have come to the forefront. I had taken this picture years ago somewhere in Delaware and it made me think that this is where it starts. The farmers and farm workers are so important to […]

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Travel Photography

Happy 150th Birthday Laurel, MD

Laurel, Maryland has many landmarks, just as any town. On this day, Laurel, MD’s 150th birthday, I thought I would share some of the shots I have taken over time. Many will recognize the locations.

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Musings

The Snow Delayed My Visit to the Gym

We ended up with about a half inch of snow so I didn’t go to the gym first thing in the morning.

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Musings

1st Snow of 2020 in Maryland

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Musings

Made it to the gym…

My New Year’s resolution is still in effect.

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Musings

At 5 am there are less people at the gym…

Thank goodness. It was packed last night.

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Nature Photography

Decorative Grass

I saw these in the REI parking lot today.

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Musings

I bought that gym membership today

And actually went to the gym this evening. And so did everyone else! But this stuff does not contribute to my efforts, but it sure tastes pretty good.

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Musings

The Coffee Shop Atmosphere

I like the “coffee shop” atmosphere. But what does that really mean? Well I am not totally sure but believe it could be the smell of coffee combined with a college campus library atmosphere. Some coffee shops have an eclectic college town vegetarian restaurant feel. What’s that? Hip, eclectic, comfortable, studious, collaborative, happy, enlightened? That […]

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Travel Photography

The Metro, Washington, DC

The Metro, the subway, the Metrorail. It elicits many emotions. Opened in 1976, according to Wikipedia, is the transit system that travels between DC, Maryland, and Virginia. I have ridden the train since it opened on and off over time. My friend and I would take the train to DC National and watch the airplanes […]

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Travel Photography

Bada Bean Coffee House, Chester, MD

Bada Bean Coffee House, Chester, MD #BADABEANCOFFEEHOUSE

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Blogs and Blogging

Personal Blog

Recently I thought about it and figured out that my photography blog is really a travel and photography blog. So I decided that it is time to make a formal photography and web design web site and move some of my photography to the business side. This blog will truly be a personal blog of […]

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Projects

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