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Friday, January 11, 2019

Best Photos of 2018

It was supposed to be ten photos. I didn't think I'd taken very many good ones this year, but I had to be rather brutal to get it down to eleven. So here you go... chronological order.

Just a winter landscape out back.

winter landscape

Lake Michigan beach in winter.

stripes of blue and white water and snow

This mourning dove picture is probably the weakest... it's just a bird picture, but it's so hard to catch them anywhere except on a wire, I really like it.

mourning dove

This is along the North Country and Buckeye Trails near Hocking Hills in Ohio. This one was good enough to be on the cover of North Star

Buckeye Trail near Hocking Hills

Here's a white egret I snapped in Alabama. I like the way it works with the sky.

white egret

Anyone could have taken this picture at Dow Gardens. It's a gorgeous place. But I still think it's good.

bridge at Dow Gardens

Still trying for a really good water pattern. This one is spoiled by the ripple, but not awful.

water pattern

Ludington beach sunset. Triter than trite, but still beautiful.

autumn trail

Along the rail trail portion of the Midland to Mackinac Trail.

photo label

Taken on the way home from the Midland to Mackinac hike.

autumn barn

along the North Country Trail. It just calls me into the picture.

winding trail in pines

Which one(s) do you like best?

In other news: I seem to be using the shotgun approach to my work list. I wrote, I worked on tax accounts, I went to the library, I paid a bill.

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Marie Smith said...

I like all the photos. The last one really draws you in there!

Unknown said...

My favorites are the sunset, water ripples and autumn roadway, numbers 7, 8 and 9.

Ann said...

Each and every one of these photos is well deserving of your top 10 list

Secondary Roads said...

It is hard to choose one favorite, but water patterns is, for me, the winner.

The Furry Gnome said...

Great pix! Love the last three.

sage said...

Great shots!


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