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long exposure at lake grapevine - black and white with rocks
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terrane

58/365: terrane i had so much fun this weekend exploring terrane and subterranean areas around Grapevine Lake at Murrell park. the wonderful thing about this lake is each time i visit the terrane is different due to shifting lake water levels.…
Black and White Landscape of Colorado
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pace

53/365: pace "Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience" - Ralph Waldo Emerson something i need to remember today. Photo taken around Pagosa Springs, Colorado this past fall. EXIF 1/160 seconds f/8 ISO 100 24mm Gear Nikon D810 Nikkor…
long exposure black and white at the lake
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depth

52/365: depth n | complexity and profundity of thought. sometimes the depth of love is something that is unexplainable, incomprehensible, mystifying and magically. when you meet that person and just know from that moment they will be your…
black and white long exposure of lake
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hyperfocus

50/365: hyperfocus the ability to escape reality, hyperfocus and become completely absorbed in a desire or passion is a bittersweet power that can keep one locked up inside - inside my mind - inside my focus - inside my desires. finding…
Long Exposure of Lake Grapevine - Black and white with rocks
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launch

46/365: launch "You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment" - Henry Thoreau EXIF 47.0 seconds f/11 ISO 31 14mm Gear Nikon D810 Nikkor 14-24mm (f/2.8) Lee Filters Big Stopper…
two people together
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together.

45/365: together. if we go down then we go down together they'll say you could do anything they'll say that i was clever if we go down then we go down together we'll get away with everything let's show them we are better. <3 EXIF 10.0 seconds f/8 ISO…
long exposure black and white at the lake
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mirage

44/365: mirage life is but an illusion of control. a mirage of pure intentions and yet there are circumstances out of our reach, out of our control. life events we have no authority over, no rule or no say. episodes, like a television series,…
Long exposure sunset at lake - black and white
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losing time

43/365: losing time took time yesterday to enjoy a beautiful sunset out at the lake. the water was so choppy that it was hard to get that smooth look, but i managed to capture this shot right after the sunlight faded into the night and time…
long exposure landscape at lake grapevine
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generate

37/365: generate generate your own happiness, no one can ever take that away from you. the ability to generate one's own happiness is a daily endeavor, a present reality and a regular routine of mine. if we can find happiness within ourselves,…
People Portraits - Lost Frequency
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lost frequency

36/365: lost frequency everyone is walking on the edge of life like a ghost of a shadow, barely alive even time’s in a rush but it’s going nowhere everyone’s connected but no one is connecting the human element has long been missing tell…
Black and White Long Exposure Landscapes
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sanctuary.

34/365: sanctuary when there’s no where left to run run with me let the moment be a sanctuary. this is the second photo from yesterday's adventure and hike out at the lake. i found this rock intriguing, it was alone -  yet in the same…
long exposure at the lake - black and white
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darkness.

33/365: darkness. in a city of nightmares, i was a dreamer. i took a fall just to learn to fly. found beauty in darkness, that they will never find. enjoyed an afternoon out at Murrell Park on Lake Grapevine. the cold weather always makes…
Long Exposure at Lake Grapevine - Tidal Pool
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tidal pool

32/365: tidal pool Out at Lake Grapevine yesterday the lake level had lowered creating these fantastic tidal pools. I'm not sure if tidal pool is the correct name when referring to a lake, but let's go with it anyway. These small tidal pools…
person climbing a rock
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edge.

31/365: edge. as January comes to an end, i took time today to reflect on all that has happened, all the emotion, all the feelings, all the exploring and discovering of not only the landscapes, but also my self discovery and exploration.…
Treasure Falls - Frozen
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freeze.

26/365: freeze. n | an act of holding or being held at a fixed level or in a fixed state. we can all at some point in life freeze, become stagnate in our movement, our progress or our behavior. we must find a way to thaw, to put one foot…
Long Exposure Sunset on Lake Grapevine
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faded.

21/365: faded. spur of the moment trip out to Murrell Park on Lake Grapevine to catch the sunset. the clouds were too low for amazing colors, but i had fun with capturing this long exposure in the low light of the sunset. the clouds are mesmerizing…
Flower Mound Waterfalls
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inertia.

20/365: inertia. n | a property of matter by which it continues in its existing state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, unless that state is changed by an external force. found this waterfall hiking around the local area after…
portrait of within
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within.

14/365: within. you cannot be everything to everybody. you can only be who you are within. we can exhaust ourselves pleasing others in the way they expect us to behave. in the end you only lose who are you within.
Boy - I Can Change The World
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Change The World

11/365: Change The World Our future is bright if we keep believing 'I can change the world.' No matter who you are - young or old, male or female, black or white - just believe, with excitement, with freedom of mind and with innocence. I…
Old Town Lewisville Train Station - Long Exposure Black and White
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Ghost Train

9/365: Ghost Train I needed to get out and shoot today, but Texas looks very brown and depressing right now and I didn't feel like shooting landscapes.... I wanted to stick with my love for long exposures - so.. I ventured down to the local…
Call of the wild
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Call of The Wild

8/365: Call of The Wild When we hear the wild call - are we listening? When we feel mother nature's heartbeat - do we respond? When we see majestic untamed beauty - do we give respect? #beEpic Photo taken at Colorado Bend State Park…
Snow stone creek park in flower mound texas
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See Me Raw

7/365: See Me Raw See me raw, before you destroyed me, and now my tamed wilderness is outside your backdoor. You make me who you want me to be, changing me to fit your concrete cities. Having no respect for my power and grace - you leave trash…