Saturday, April 21, 2012

Scavenger Hunt~ 04/22/12

This weeks items:  Yellow, Something that makes me smile, Ancient or Antique, Splash, In the sun

 

Yellow

Macro shot of a Dandelion

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Something That Makes Me Smile

Going on a photo walk with my favorite little girl makes me smile! She loves using my old point and shoot camera. And I love that she enjoys taking photos and finding beauty in nature, just like her momma!

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Antique

My daughter loves these Holly Hobby dolls. My sister and I had these very same dolls when we were growing up. I was ecstatic when my M-I-L found these dolls to give to my daughter.

sis and Holly Hobby dolls

 

 

Splash

My faucet set to dripping and a blue plate placed in the bottom of my kitchen sink created this splash shot.

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In the Sun

I took a bit of time one afternoon this week to take some photos of the flowers in my garden. These Forget-Me-Nots had there pretty little faces turned up towards the sun. I love these little plants! The flowers are small and dainty, just a bit more than 1/8th of an inch, but they pack a punch in the color department.

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Linked up with Ashley Sisk

23 comments:

  1. That macro of yellow is AWESOME! OMgosh I remember Holly Hobby dolls! Have a blessed week!

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  2. That is the most intense macro of a dandelion I've ever seen - excellent job. My son (16) is a budding photographer and it makes me happy that we share this interest. Great group of photos for this week's hunt.

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  3. those holly hobby dolls are so sweet! i loved them too as a little girl, been looking out for them for B too! oh how sweet!

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  4. What a great set! How creative was your splash, I really love that one!!! :)

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  5. I had those same dolls- what a special shot!

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  6. I love it that your daughter is trying to be like you! So sweet! The pictures are amazing!

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  7. Your pics are so vibrant. Love the detail of your splash shot! And how lucky to score such a great find with those Holly Hobby dolls!

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  8. I like Forget-Me-Nots, too. Yours are beautiful!

    I think my favorite this week had to be splash. That was such a neat shot!

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  9. Wonderful macro shot, and those pics of your daughter are wonderful. I remember Holly Hobby, I did one of those paint by number pics of her when I was young. Happy Sunday!

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  10. I love all of these photos... Splash - the most creative. I too love the holly hobby dolls. I think we had the one with the blue bonnet, growing up. And who knew about those curly cues in the center of the dandelion. Pretty cool.

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  11. Love Holly Hobby - what a beautiful nostalgic shot.

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  12. Really like the color and focus on your last shot.

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  13. Wonderful set.
    I almost used a Dandelion Shot for the yellow prompt. I love the little curled tendrils on yours.
    Something that Makes you Smile, How sweet that she loves to take pictures like her mom.
    Splash - That was clever and creative.
    Antique - Goodness it doesn't seem like Holly Hobbie dolls should be that old already!
    Loved your In The Sun, It's my favorite of your set.

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  14. I love the yellow also!! What lens do you take macro photos with? Your photos are beautiful!

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  15. Great set, and I love that you and your daughter can take joy in the same hobby! What a way to spend the day.

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  16. Oh my goodness glory girl, I shall never look at a dandelion the same again. Magnificent!!!

    Now really...don't ya want to come give me lessons??? Heeehehehe!

    God bless and have a super great week sweetie!!! :o)

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  17. since I have a leaky faucet ~ I should try your water trick ~ wonderful water drop shot! love the first shot too... wow! =)

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  18. An aesome collection for SHS -- your little one is so cute with her dolls. :)

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  19. i really enjoy your "work"...i never knew dandelions had the little curlie q's...and the water shot is great too!!!!

    God bless~

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  20. oooh I love yellow - so vibrant!

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  21. love them all!

    esp.
    l. with her dolls!

    I've heard of those dolls, but never seen them. Now, I'm going to see if I can find one for my girls too!

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  22. Oooohhhh....Holly Hobbie Dolls! How fun!!

    Love,
    Camille

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  23. as always, your pictures are stunning. ;)

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