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Minnesota = 75 State Parks, 10,000 plus lakes, Winter and Summer Sports, Arts

Too many times people have told me, “I’d never come to Minneapolis.” Hmm. I think, why the heck not? It’s clean, has fantastic parks inside the cities, lots of outdoor activities, sports and culture. Continue reading

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Surprise – Weekly Photo Challenge

Photography can capture some moments in nature. Here are a few that come from various locals with emphasis on the Weekly Challenge of Surprise and using a close up or macro lens. Bees, butterflies and birds are always moving. Macro and close ups are tricky with these subjects. Hold yer breath and click! Continue reading

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Atop – Weekly Photo Challenge – Paris View From Eiffel Tower

These are my photos from Paris from the Eiffel Tower 2006 taken with a small Olympus wide angle lens film camera. The day was overcast. This cloudy canopy gave my photos an ethereal light. Continue reading

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Path – Daily Photo Challenge

Path The Daily Photo Challenge   The paths photo challenge lets me share some of my travel and local photos. Here’s just a few from a larger collection of photos that I have made over the years. Happy New Year! May … Continue reading

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Breakfast McMenamins Edgefield – Troutdale Oregon

Breakfast At McManemins  Edgefield in Troutdale Oregon with my friends was a real treat. When I asked about this place, they said just wait until you see it. They said this a lot about the places we were visiting during my … Continue reading

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