Category Archives: nature-photography

Happy Spring

“The sun just touched the morning;
The morning, happy thing,
Supposed that he had come to dwell,
And life would be all spring.”
― Emily Dickinson

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Tuesday Photo Challenge: Spring

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Blooming

“Love yourself, even a little bit each day, and your life will bloom into infinite joy.”
― Amy Leigh Mercree

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Tuesday Photo Challenge: Bloom

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The Dunes

“Let my toes teach the shore
how to feel a tranquil life
through the wetness of sands

Let my heart latch the door
of blackness, as all my pain
now blue sky understands”
― Munia Khan

Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge: Starts With C & D ~The Dunes

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Oasis To My Soul

An oasis with water is cool to my skin 
Giving such shade from the heat of the day
Lets me rest from the world’s loud din

So is your love this way for my soul
A breathe of fresh air and a sweet melody
 Touches my heart, making me whole©

by Mac

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In Response to Sunday Trees

Myrtle Beach, SC
Photos by Mac, Nikon D3400

 

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“B” Is For Birds

“When I go down by the sandy shore
I can think of nothing I want more
Than to live by the booming sea
As the seagulls flutter round about me

I can run about–when the tide is out
With the wind and the sand and the sea all about
And the seagulls are swirling and diving for fish
Oh-to live by the sea is my only wish.”
~Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge: A or B “Birds”

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Photos by Mac, taken with a Nikon D3400

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Up Always, Back Never

“Look up, always. Look back, never.” ~Karen Quan

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Looking Up At Things

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Brick Structures

WILMINGTON HISTORIC & ARCHAEOLOGICAL DISTRICT

“With elegant plantation homes, historic buildings, and numerous attractions, Wilmington’s historic district is one of the most beloved parts of the city. Bound by Wright, S. 7th and Harnett Sts., and the Northeast Cape Fear River, this largely commercial district has been growing since the early 1700s and features a variety of architectural styles as well as underwater archaeological sites.” (Source)

I am a huge fan of history, as well as brick structures. Wilmington, at one time, was home of the Masons and you can see much of their handiwork in the historical district’s architecture. This water front city has amazing sights to see, a stroll through the streets does not disappoint. If you visit you are bound to see a touring horse drawn trolly. There is also a tour from the water on a tug boat that is offered. Lots of great sights, free offerings, as well as shopping and food. You will find Wilmington is an easy hour and half drive north, from Myrtle Beach, SC. 

 

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Tuesday Photo Challenge: Structure

Location: Wilmington, NC
Photos by Mac, Nikon D3400
February 2017

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