Category Archives: Month in review

June outtakes: Back on track

We’re all caught up again. Here are my 10 favorite photos from June. Enjoy!   ____________________________________________________  6/12/18 A kite surfer skims across the waters of the Sacramento River off of the shores of Sherman Island County Park near Rio Vista. The area has become a Mecca for kite boarders and windsurfers due to its consistently [...]

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May outtakes: Oops! I did it again

Once again my apologies. I got busy and forgot to post my outtakes from May. So without further delay, here are my 10 favorite photos from May to be followed shortly by the June outtakes. ______________________________________________________ 5/4/18 Edison High cheerleader Alexis Rieta, 16, is reflected in the window of a minivan while scrubbing it down [...]

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April’s outtakes

April is now past us and we’re on to the year’s second trimester. Here are my top 10 favorite photos from April. _____________________________________ 4/2/18: _____________________________________ 4/4/18: _____________________________________ 4/5/18: _____________________________________ 4/10/18: _____________________________________ 4/12/18: _____________________________________ 4/19/18: _____________________________________ 4/28/18: _____________________________________ 4/29/18:

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Outtakes: A belated March

With apologies, but I forgot to post the outtakes from March. I got a bit busy and it just slipped my mind. So without further ado, here are my top 10 favorites from 2018’s third month. _____________________________________ 3/2/18: _____________________________________ 3/3/18: _____________________________________ 3/15/18; _____________________________________ 3/21/18: _____________________________________ 3/24/18: _____________________________________ 3/25/18: _____________________________________ 3/26/18: _____________________________________ 3/27/18: _____________________________________ 3/29/18: _____________________________________ [...]

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Outtakes: February 2018

“February is merely as long as needed to pass the time until March.” – J.R. Stockton Apologies for the late post but here are my 10 favorite previously unposted photos from February. __________________________________ 2/9/18: __________________________________ 2/13/18: __________________________________ 2/15/18: __________________________________ 2/19/18: __________________________________ 2/20/18: __________________________________ 2/23/18: __________________________________ 2/28/28:

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Outtakes January: 2018’s first days

“Nature is infinitely creative. It is always producing the possibility of new beginnings.” Marianne Williamson January is over and, so far it’s been a productive beginning to the year. Here are 10 of my favorites from the month. ______________________________________ 1/10/18: Juliana Browning, left, pushes her 10-year-old daughter Alyssa Browning on her skates, center, who in [...]

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Outtakes: The last from 2017

Due to deadline constraints, both my slideshow of my top 52 photos of last year and my Top 12 list had to be done before the end of the year. I finished them in early December which still left a few weeks left in the year. So here are my top 10 photos from the [...]

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November outtakes

“November comes And November goes, With the last red berries And the first white snows…” - Clyde Watson November 2017 has come and gone and winter is just around the corner. Here are ten of my favorite photos from the month. ______________________________________ 11/9/17: ______________________________________ 11/10/17: ______________________________________ 11/11/17: ______________________________________ 11/12/17: ______________________________________ 11/15/17: ______________________________________ 11/16/17: ______________________________________ 11/18/17: ______________________________________ [...]

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Outtakes: Images of October

“October proved a riot a riot to the senses and climaxed those giddy last weeks before Halloween.” – Keith Donohue October is the heart of fall and with its passing Autumn starts it’s slide into winter. Here are 10 of my favorite images from the month. ______________________________________ 10/1/17: ______________________________________ 10/6/17: ______________________________________ 10/7/17: ______________________________________ 10/8/17: ______________________________________ [...]

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Outtakes#9: The days of September

“By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.” – Helen Hunt Jackson September’s days are over and fall is here. Here are 10 of my favorite’s from September. ______________________________________ 9/1/17: ______________________________________ 9/5/17: ______________________________________ 9/6/17: ______________________________________ 9/20/17: ______________________________________ 9/21/17: ______________________________________ 9/27/17: ______________________________________ 9/28/17:

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