Peggy C's photos with the lunch

New Friends !

New Friends !
after a photo shoot, one needs nourishment...
so, to the restaurant we did go ..
all intentions of photographing the entrees went out the window ...
too hungry ..
but, managed this brief shot of my two awesome new friends !

it was a very good day !!

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Added on December 20, 2009

Across the street ..

Across the street ..
from the restaurant ..
Munn Park is decked out with white lights galore!
it looks like a faerie land when lit at night..

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Added on December 20, 2009

Proof !

Proof !
these really are that big ..
no idea what they are ..
but, totally covers my friend's face with left-over leaf !

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Added on December 20, 2009

Celebration ...

Celebration ...
.. spoke with a friend last evening about this photo
.. telling her about the young men, older men all dressed up with a white limo behind them
.. she said it sounded like part of a "quinceanera celebration"
.. uncles, cousins, so many family members in…
Added on January  4, 2010

Gardens ...

Gardens ...
Hollis Gardens ..
well-dressed young men..
stretch limo on the other side of the men..
steps leading into sun and shadows ...
so much to see ..

but, there is a bench !

^SOOC
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Added on December 20, 2009

The Shot ..

The Shot ..
plus an audience besides me !
the sun was so bright on the white concrete around the fountain (behind the couple)..
it was fun !

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Added on December 20, 2009

Setting up his shot ..

Setting up his shot ..
he was setting his shot ..
so, RichArtPix, I took a cue from your play book..
there were so many people with cameras ..
some had lens as long a my arm (looked that way to me!)..
so, this guy has his pic on Flickr..
he also has the shot he took..
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Added on December 20, 2009

Movement ..

Movement ..
the wind caught the fountain water as soon as it emerged from the top ..
moving it at will ..
wherever it wished ..

^SOOC

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Added on December 20, 2009

Shaped by the wind ..

Shaped by the wind ..
white petals of a hibiscus ..
move with the wind ..
making a different shape to this flower ..
taken at Hollis Gardens ..
Lake Mirror in Lakeland FL, US ..

a marvelous photo-shoot day!

^SOOC
Added on December 21, 2009

She Greets You in Purple ..

She Greets You in Purple ..
in Hollis Gardens on our 1st (of many) photo shoots..
this beauty was blown ever so gently ..
this is SOOC ..

go ahead.. make it larger


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Added on December 20, 2009

Sun kissed fronds ..

Sun kissed fronds ..
one of many palm trees at Hollis Gardens ..
Lake Mirror in Lakeland FL ..
a mix of sun and breeze ..
made a challenging photo-shoot day !

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Added on December 23, 2009

Down low ...

Down low ...
for an up close and uncomfortable bench shot ..
concrete benches may be sculpted beautifully..
but, they do leave a lot to be desired in the comfort department !

^cropped only
^taken at Lake Mirror on the Promenade with my Flickr buds !


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Added on January  8, 2010

People watching ...

People watching ...
while the 'person' being watched..
gazes out at the lake ..
shadows cast by concrete and by benches ..
on grass and beyond ..
wonder one thing ..
who was watching me ..

watching ?


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Added on December 22, 2009

Oh, why not ?

Oh, why not ?
the Florida blue sky needs no enhancement..
nor the white puffy things floating by ..
guess the palm fronds need help ..
at least, help showed up ..
purple fringe on scarf-marker (it's on the car antenna)..
so my Flickr Friends could find me !

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Added on December 21, 2009

Looking for lunch...

Looking for lunch...
Ibis at lakeside...

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Added on January 30, 2009

Comfort food..

Comfort food..
grilled cheese sandwich, hot pumpkin spice coffee with a bit of Silk!

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Added on January 22, 2009

Layer with my fave..

Layer with my fave..
shirts..
Added on January 22, 2009

Saturday, Dec. 13...

Saturday, Dec. 13...
.. taking a break for lunch after packing about 200 boxes of Christmas goodies, we ate grilled hamburgers and hot dogs on the patio.. looking up at this awesome blue sky pierced by a jet.
Added on December 17, 2008