Mailboxes (Three Photographs) | Victor Rakmil Photography

My favourite happens to be the first photograph for its purity.. go visit there

 

I like to shoot series, in this case a series of photos of mailboxes. I’ve done this with doors windows and other things. Once there are enough photos I can cull them further until I have a coherent group of photographs of both the same quality and direction. Sometimes it’s a bit more challenging than it seems. It’s like collecting things, you don’t always find what you want and it can take some time until you have a sufficient number of photos that fit your criteria.

Source: Mailboxes (Three Photographs) | Victor Rakmil Photography

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Peace, Peace, Peace | Frank Solanki

 

Peace, Peace, peace

I walked around with a gun in my hand

Looking for Peace

Please, please, please

Would someone show me Peace?

I met a boy and I asked him

If he had any Peace

He said, “I only have a little drum for a toy

I play it all the time

It helps the day pass away

But Peace? No, Sir. I haven’t heard of that toy

You might as well go ahead and ask some other boy”

I went ahead with a gun in my hand

Looking for Peace[ pacet et bene]

Source: Peace, Peace, Peace | Frank Solanki

Photo of the Week: January 25, 2017 | The Life Project

It was the home of J. Russell Jones who was a store owner and member of Congress. He is best known as a close associate of US Grant and Elihu Washborne, a close associate of Abraham Lincoln.

Photo post by @Don95Merritt.

Source: Photo of the Week: January 25, 2017 | The Life Project

Are You Talking To Me?! — Through Open Lens

F/6.3, 1/250, ISO 450. Northern Cardinal

What did the tree say after a long winter?

What a re-leaf.

Interesting Fact: The oldest recorded Northern Cardinal was a female, and was 15 years, 9 months old when she was found in Pennsylvania.

( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Northern_Cardinal/lifehistory )

via Are You Talking To Me?! — Through Open Lens

City Scenes (Four Photographs) — Victor Rakmil Photography

To view more of victors photography please click on http://www.rakmilphotography.com

I especially like the second of the 4.

He writes

” I am really enjoying the Fuji XT-2 for this sort of photography.
It’s nice to have a small camera to carry every day.
Not sure that will be true at -20C or in snow drifts, but time will tell.
This kind of intimate landscape photography, […]”

via City Scenes (Four Photographs) — Victor Rakmil Photography

Floral Art Group – Local Show

On one occasion there we all visited the local Show where we stopped in at the Floral Art Tent to view the displays as Philomena and or her group had an entry. If I can unscramble my dating system I believe that this holiday took place between the 8th and the 17th July 2005 which would mean that while winter, the weather in Queensland wouldn’t have been too cold. If you notice in a previous gallery, we are wearing cardigans.