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Posts tagged “Virginia

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Simple Little Weed

little weed


Hello Kitty

hello kitty
Playing peekaboo with me! One of the many beautiful cats that live at the Yorktown Pub, Yorktown Va.


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Barnacles on Blue

rusty channel marker


Where Sam and Cyndi Collide

colorful car

Colorful rust + classic car … I couldn’t get a good shot of the whole car as most of it was in some serious shadows and parked against an uninteresting building. I love the colors and patterns here though.
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Behind The Fence

fence patterns


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Spring Spots

fence and weed


Industrial Ruffles


This looks like a bedskirt to me.


More Norfolk Zen

norfolk zen
I made another visit to my favorite spot in Norfolk where the rusting retired channel markers live. They make such pretty backgrounds.


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Concrete Canvas

concrete canvas


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A Splash of Spring Color

splash of spring color


Sam Smith, Top This!

obsession car

I was so excited to finally see this thing in a parking lot – AND I HAD MY CAMERA WITH ME!!! I had seen it from a distance before …
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Fishing Boat in Fog

fishing boat

This is one of those happy accidents as a photographer. I was shooting the pelicans that were perched atop this waterside building one recent foggy morning when suddenly this fishing boat appeared out of the fog, much to my delight.


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The Larger View

Norfolk Va

This is where I discovered the channel markers graveyard and shot my two posts, Retired Channel Markers and Channel Markers Revisited.  I wanted to share with our viewers the kinds of places I go to find really interesting shots.  One of my favorite places to explore is near the train tracks in any city or small town.  I have never been disappointed by the photographic treasures that live near the tracks!  When I decided to venture into this neighborhood, I had no idea that these channel markers were stored here. Now I want to find out their history! Stay tuned! I shot this through the windshield by the way so it’s not the greatest quality. I didn’t want to startle the man heading my way by jumping out and taking a picture. And yes I could probably jazz it up with some post processing but other images are already waiting for me there!


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Norfolk Geometry

geometry Norfolk


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Channel Markers Revisited

channel markers leaves

A softer, more subtle version this time. And in my college sorority colors, pink and green – thanks Mother Nature!


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How Does This Even Happen?

how wabi sabi


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Mother Nature Paints Again

green wall


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I See Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil wall


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Seagull Supermodels

seagulls goetcheus


Trick or Treat

haunted house

Old haunted (in my mind anyway!) house near Emporia, Virginia. Happy almost Halloween!


Old Virginia Farm

virginia farm

I don’t do many landscapes here but the cotton fields in Virginia and North Carolina are so beautiful right now I just had to share this. I do love a good collapsing barn too!