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Ellie Kennard has been at 12 events

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First Friday Art Walk665,097The July #FirstFridayArtWalk  is here! It is open to all. Whether you are an artist, or simply an art lover, there is a way for each and every one of us, who wishes to, to participate.  *The June First Friday Art Walk will be held on Friday, July 7, 2013.* ---------------------------------------------------------------- How it works: To participate, please join our community, Google+ First Friday Art Walk: https://plus.google.com/communities/117542371460000181203 Artists, simply share work of your own, a painting, a drawing, a sculpture, an illustration, to the Community and add the hashtag #FirstFridayArtWalk.  Of course, you are also welcome to use the hashtag on your own profile. The Art Walk is open to non-photographic work, in traditional, and digital media. Art lovers and artists alike are welcome to reshare the work of other artists with the   #FirstFridayArtWalk  hashtag as well, both to the Community and to your own circles. This way, we should be able to get a flurry of art circulating in everyone's stream.  Thanks, and we look forward to seeing your work! Please feel free to invite artists and others that you feel may be interested in this event. :)July First Friday Art Walk2013-07-05 13:00:00231 
Ellie Kennard48,540*What?* Please join us for the Google+ Two-Year Anniversary Photowalk! *When?* Saturday, June 29th, meeting up at 2 PM. *Where?* At the moment we have it set to start in Kentville, but if another town (Wolfville for example) is identified as being more suitable for the attendees, it can be chosen. Kentville has the Miner`s Marsh area, which is a great place to go. *Why?* This will be a great occasion to meet other photographers in our area, (whether they are on Google+ yet or not) see and photograph some of the sights around us and most of all, HAVE FUN!!!  This is a FREE event, just for the fun of it. And there could be some exciting prizes. Stay tuned! *Who?* Everyone is welcome to participate. Photographers of all skill levels, from beginner to pro.  What if you only have a cell-phone camera?  YES! You, too!  This is a community-organized event.   *How Can You Help?* *We need your help!*  Can you help us get the word out?  Click on the "invite" button and tell your friends!  Second, start thinking about good locations in our area to hold this event - Miner's Marsh, Kentville? Long Beach? Scott's Bay and Cape Split for the more adventurous? Share your ideas for the best place to hold this. The categories for this years Photo Contest are: Macro  Wildlife  Portrait  Landscape  Architecture  Black & White  Sunrise/Sunset  Photo Contest Rules :  Everyone is eligible to enter one (1) photo in each of the seven categories and you may not enter the same photo twice. For instance; it may be a great “Portrait” shot that you got out on your photowalk and you decided to process it in “Black & White.” You will need to choose between one of those two categories as to where to enter it. The photo MUST HAVE BEEN TAKEN DURING YOUR PHOTOWALK!  The photos will be judged by the judges and the winners will be revealed in a Live Hangout when completed.  (exact date/time TBD when available) Judges decisions are final. All photos will be available for public viewingG + 2 Year Anniversary Photowalk - Annapolis Valley Nova Scotia2013-06-29 14:00:006 
Peter Tom16,031You are invited to post your favorite photographs from May 1 to May 31 2013.Peter's May Exhibition Event2013-05-26 21:00:00125 
pio dal cin81,029Samantha will be sent with four other astronauts to the ISS where she will spend six months experimenting . Join me on a live Hangout where she will talk about her new great challange. She was chosen among thousands of candidates for the 2014 mission.Interview with Samantha Cristoforetti Astronaut on the ISS2013-02-15 17:00:00276 
First Friday Art Walk665,097The February   #FirstFridayArtWalk   is here! It is open to all. Whether you are an artist, or simply an art lover, there is a way for each and every one of us, who wishes to, to participate.  The February First Friday Art Walk will be held on Friday, February 1, 2013.  San Francisco (PDT): From 6 a.m. Friday, February 1 to 12 a.m. Saturday, February 2. New York (EDT): From 9 a.m. Friday February 1 to 3 a.m. Saturday, February 2. Paris (CET): From 2 p.m. Friday, February 1 to 9 a.m. Saturday, February 2. See starting and end times for your local time zone here: http://mytimeconverter.com/  ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- *How it works:*  Artists, simply share work of your own, a painting, a drawing, a sculpture, an illustration, and add the hashtag #FirstFridayArtWalk   . The Art Walk is open to non-photographic work, in traditional, and digital media. Art lovers and artists alike are welcome to reshare the work of other artists with the     #FirstFridayArtWalk    hashtag as well. This way, we should be able to get a flurry of art circulating in everyone's stream.  Also, please circle @103038056099487506311  , so that we will be able to reshare the work that you have hashtagged   #FirstFridayArtWalk   , from the page.  Thanks, and we look forward to seeing your work! Please feel free to invite artists and others that you feel may be interested in this event. :) Creatively,  @107923530149758134024 and @104672614700283598130 G+ First Friday Art Walk2013-02-01 14:00:57142 
Jeff Smith61,183Welcome to The Selfy Sunday Project for *Jan. 13/13.* There is no _theme_ this week. We are open for any artistic interpretation that you may bring to your selfy. *A big thanks to +C.J. Sros for the use (or re-use) of his fantastic selfy from last year as the event cover.* Selfy Sunday is the cornerstone event of The Art of the Self Portrait community. There are 17 moderators who can assist you along the way with SPP. This Community was designed as a place to share self portraits and to learn, grow, and challenge one another. The Selfy Sunday Project allows everyone to share their results on a bi-weekly basis all in one event.  ____ Selfy Sunday FAQ can be found here. http://goo.gl/ngQeF Please check there first if you have any questions. Thanks _ UPLOADING The event will open for uploading at 9:00 PM EDT. You can upload your photo by viewing the event and clicking on the "Add Photos" button. This is a Public event open to everyone. Any questions, again please check the FAQ or let post here in the community. Cheers and have fun! JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project2013-01-13 03:00:02264 
Takahiro Yamamoto2,943,597We'll finish our 366 project in several days! Are you happy about it? Or are you sad? Anyway, who not celebrate the fact that we're completing our missions! You can share two shots this time. *Please remember just two images!* 1) Your best or most favorite shot you took in the fourth quarter of 2012 (October- December). Add #Bestof4Q12Creative366  in the comment section after you post the image! 2) Your best or most favorite shot you took for the project this year. Add #BestofCreative366Project  in the comment section after you post the image! If you think those two tags are too complicated, forget them and just two of your images! But please add your comment in the comment section after you have posted them. *And if you are the one who failed to complete the mission and are thinking you are going to do it again next year, you can add your fav one you took for the project here!* One last thing: I have made this event "public." I might have missed inviting those who are participating this +Creative 366 Project, so if you know anyone who isn't here but is doing his/her project, please invite them! 366プロジェクトもあと数日で終わりです。うれしいですか。それとも、悲しい? どちらにしても、長かったミッションの終わりを皆で祝いましょう! 今回は写真を2枚シェアしてください。 *2枚だけです!* 1.10月~12月にプロジェクト用に撮った写真から、お気に入りの写真かベストの写真を1枚選んで投稿してください。 #Bestof4Q12Creative366  のタグを投稿後にコメント欄に入れてください。 2.プロジェクトのために撮った写真から、今年のベスト(もしくはお気に入り)! の写真を1枚選んで投稿して下さい。  #BestofCreative366Project  をタグとします。 タグが面倒なら、ただ2枚を選んで投稿してくださるだけで結構です。写真のコメント欄に、その写真の思い出などを書き添えていただけるとうれしいです。 そして、このプロジェクトに参加したのに途中で挫折した!来年こそは!という方も、ぜひこのイベントにご参加ください。挫折するまでに撮った写真をシェアしていただければ結構です。もちろん、来年への抱負も添えてくださいね!The Best of Your 3662012-12-30 16:00:0088 
Takahiro Yamamoto2,943,597Where are you and what are you doing on December 12, 2012 (tomorrow), and at 12:12:12 if possible (your lunchtime?). SLRs, compact cameras. phone camera, digital or anolog ... Any cameras are welcome! Let's record the day together! *Invite your friends :)* *Share this link with your friends outside Google+:* http://bit.ly/Shoot121212 明日は12/12/12。どこにいて、何をしていますか? この日に撮った写真をシェアしましょう! 12時12分12秒なら、なお素敵(ランチタイムでしょうか!) カメラは一眼、コンデジ、スマホ、何でもオーケーです。みんなでこの日を記録しましょう。 *お友だちもご招待ください!*Shoot 12/12/122012-12-12 04:00:00486 
Takahiro Yamamoto2,943,597The third quarter is going to be over soon! I'm happy to announce that the event page for the 366ers again. why not share your best or favorite shot you took in the third quarter of 2012 (July 1 - September 30). The date of the event has been set one week after the end of the quarter, so please select one (up to three images) and share it/them here! After you post your photo, please write why you have chosen the image in the comment box. If you have questions about this event page, feel free to leave comment here. One last thing: Please don't share your entire album here. Sometimes it happens when you press a wrong button. Be careful. もうすぐ「クリエイティブ366プロジェクト」も9カ月が過ぎようとしています。今回もやります。2012年第三四半期のベストショット、お気に入りのショットを1枚選んでシェアしてください(最高3枚まで)。シェアしたら、その写真の下のコメント欄に、何でその写真を選んだのか、理由などを書いていただけたらうれしいです。イベントの日時は9月を過ぎて1週間後の月曜日に設定してあります。 最後に、間違って366のアルバム全体をシェアしないでくださいね!Best of Creative 366 Project 3Q122012-10-07 17:00:0083 
Jeff Smith61,183Welcome to *The Selfy Sunday Project* for Sept. 30/12 *No theme this week.* The past weeks SSP was incredible and the submissions were frightful to say the least. As always I want to thank +LaDonna Pride for all of her hard work and she will be helping along the way as our co-host.  Thanks everyone we are all looking forward to some great Selfies. Selfy Sunday FAQ can be found here. http://goo.gl/ngQeF Please check there first if you have any questions. Thanks ___________________________ UPLOADING The event will open for uploading at 9:00 PM EDT. You can upload your photo by viewing the event and clicking on the "Add Photos" button. This is a Public event open to everyone. Any questions, again please check the FAQ or let myself or LaDonna know. Or check the +Selfy Sunday   page for updates. Cheers and have fun! JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project for Sept. 30, 20122012-09-30 03:00:00270 
Heidi Anne Morris64,031Please be gentle with me, this is my first use of the events feature....! :))  *Calling all DOG owners!* You are invite to post your canine images here  _a few side notes_ *- please only post your own images* *_maximum of 3 images per person please_* (I'm sure you have loads to share, there will be other opportunities!) *_event is open for 24hrs starting now - 28.09.12 - 9.48am GMT_* Look forward to seeing your dog photos ! Have fun ♥ +The G+ DogPark +Dog Lovers Worldwide - DLW +The Good Dog Guide +Lost Dogs +We Love Dogs! ♥♥♥ _let's give this baby a whirl!_  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWT2qHVftGk THE DAY OF THE "DOGS" ON GOOGLE PLUS (September issue)2012-09-25 08:30:0066 
Jeff Smith61,183Welcome to *The Selfy Sunday Project* for Sept. 2/12 The Selfy Sunday Project has switched over to the GPlus "Event Mode" which should help in previous issues with the shared album format. *There is no theme this week as we move to the event mode* I will announce the SSP Event one week prior to the actual event time. +LaDonna Pride will be helping along the way as our co-host. Thanks so much +LaDonna Pride . Like always everyone is looking forward to some great Selfies. *Selfy Sunday FAQ* can be found here. http://goo.gl/ngQeF Please check _there_ first if you have any questions. Thanks _______________________________ *UPLOADING* You can upload your photo by viewing the event and clicking on the "Add Photos" button. This is a Public event open to everyone. Any questions, again please check the FAQ or let myself or LaDonna know. Or check the +Selfy Sunday  page for updates. Cheers and have fun! JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project for Sept. 2/122012-09-02 03:00:00246 

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Cableicous3,645Thanks for all teh cablezThanks muchly to all those who have contributed their #Cableicous  imagery for another circle of 99  beautaliciousness.And a new circle of 99 begins...#photography #cables #cableicous #circleshare #2015 #cableriacirculus2015-02-28 00:24:0099000
Juanro JR37Hi Friends ...This is the TOP PEOPLE V8 Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly follow  the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or comment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!#awesome         #awesomepeople         #chadwick         #circle     #circles     #circlesharing         #circleshare         #circleoftheday     #circleplus     #community   #followback     #followers       #gplus   #influence       #leadership     #public         #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles         #reshare         #reshared       #reshareday     #resharetags     #ripples     #sharedcircles       #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday     #sharewithyou         #sharing     #sharingcircle     #socialmedia   #theplus   #tcs    2015-02-27 19:06:32419000
Circles Circles Circles51,532WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/2E4pO5Published Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/ZDr1BjPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/vDY5aPMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/Wa4kgXPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/bc78C3Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                             2015-02-27 03:23:04176011
Circles Circles Circles51,426A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/2E4pO5Published Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/ZDr1BjPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/dMXJoCMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/YUcNsFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/bc78C3Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#circleshare                                                             2015-02-26 15:01:11124467
Denyse Landry61,281Cercle de gens qui sont vraiment intéressants, intéressés et actifs sur G+ V9.Circle of people who are really interesting, interested and active on G+ V9.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included.IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest: PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSCurrently I share 3 circles with different people. Présentement je partage 3 cercles:1-Photographers 2- Arts3- Diversity If you prefer another circle as yours l, if you want to be in more than one circle or if you don’t want to be in a circle,  let me know.Si vous préférez un autre cercle que le vôtre, si vous voulez être dans plus d’un cercle ou si vous ne désirez pas être dans un cercle, avertissez-moi.If you are not already on TSU but want to register, click on this link and register directly: Si vous n’êtes pas sur TSU  mais que vous souhaitez vous inscrire, cliquez sur ce lien et vous inscrire directement: https://www.tsu.co/DenyseMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager. J’apprécie votre travail et vos partages.        #sharedcircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleday   #addmetoyourcircles   #addcircle   #findcircles     #thankyoucircle   #activepeople     #topsharedcircle   #bestcircleshare   #bestcircle   #googlepluscircleshare   #googlepluscircles   #bestengagers   #wharedcircleoftheweek    2015-02-24 10:49:05483251132
Ercan Çakir7,073Elite Team AG Friends Circle 456Hey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle of Circle AG. They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.AG Circle contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time.*****************************************************In the "Special Circle No. 100" will be people who share these three parts, each own circuit. So there will be only one "Special Circle"...I apologize if I made any mistake, I will correct it... Thanks again for your SUPPORT !!!*******************************************************#circle  #circleshare  #circlesharing  #circles  #sharedcircles  #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  #shared   #circle #circles #public #publiccircle   #circleshare #circlesharing   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle   #morefollowers #sharingcircles   2015-02-24 07:52:34456141324
Circles Circles Circles51,124Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Welcome to this circle dated February 23rd, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/2E4pO5Published Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Y2rzVVPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/dMXJoCMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/YUcNsFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/bc78C3Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf                                                                                                #circles                                                                     2015-02-24 04:21:245017413
Robert Renard615https://plus.google.com/116703129387756846327/posts/1VxfttYoM3f #jokesoftheday   #jokes   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircle  2015-02-23 00:28:44488000
Circles Circles Circles50,983WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/C8XIwAPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/8jtB40Published Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/NzEOLsMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/ycCxaSPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/qJIagQOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                             2015-02-20 14:57:441819719
John Nuntiatio59,835A new circle....#circle #newcircle #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #bestcircle #news #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #small #smallcircle #photography #health2015-02-19 07:22:23374021
Circles Circles Circles50,957A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/C8XIwAPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/8jtB40Published Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/dMXJoCMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/YUcNsFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/qJIagQOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#circleshare                                                             2015-02-19 04:38:43123025
Circles Circles Circles50,984Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Welcome to this circle dated February 16th, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/C8XIwAPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Y2rzVVPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/dMXJoCMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/YUcNsFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/qJIagQOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf                                                                                                #circles                                                                     2015-02-17 04:43:5650113577186
Circles Circles Circles50,702WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/9fcNLuPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Y2rzVVPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/dMXJoCMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/YUcNsFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/Q6o093Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                              2015-02-13 15:33:28179218
Brian Mcquillan22,708Boost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to or stay in this Circle - Share the circleIf you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #Gif #Cute #Anime #Animals #Online #Life #CatLovers #Cat #FunnyPics #Quote #Art #CaturdayEveryday #QuoteOfTheDay #Truth #Dog #Dogs #XD #Meme #LOL #Humor #Cute #Anime #Gif #Animals #Cat #CatLovers #Art #Online #Cats #Life #FunnyPics #CaturdayEveryday #Dog #Quote #Dogs #Truth #Manga 2015-02-13 07:18:17490160120196
Circles Circles Circles50,685A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/9fcNLuPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Y2rzVVPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/a4wqnYMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/GuKFBaPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/Q6o093Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#circleshare                                                             2015-02-12 15:11:28123337
Allan watson20,194Active users on Google+. Circle Share If you received a notification, please reshare to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#awesomecircle #circleme #malawi #lilongwe #morocco #morocco #agadir #morocco #casablanca #morocco #fez #morocco #marrakech #morocco #tangier #mozambique #mozambique #maputo #namibia #namibia #walvis_bay #namibia #windhoek #nigeria #nigeria #abuja #nigeria #lagos #rwanda #rwanda #kigali #senegal #senegal #dakar #sierra_leone #sierra_leone #freetown #bloemfontein 2015-02-12 06:14:06455151619
Benjamin Davis6,351 This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.Grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:If you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles (If you haven't already)2 - Share the circle (Publicly) - (cc) me in the comments on the share and I can add you to the next circle immediately.  Otherwise I may not notice your activity!3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.5 - Add the circle or just check it out.Follow your dreams, Share and Be Shared.More you share more you get! :)Thanks!2015-02-11 14:25:230338
Circles Circles Circles50,566Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Happy New Year! Hope you had a terrific holiday season, and are now ready to commence a very creative and productive year.Welcome to this circle dated February 9th, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/9fcNLuPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Wb0CGLPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/a4wqnYMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/GuKFBaPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/Q6o093Others CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf                                                                                                #circles                                                                     2015-02-10 03:33:2650111060146
Olga Kafka24,528 Circle #shoesmonday #2 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!!!!!!2015-02-09 18:14:17162003
Natur Circle0MY THIRD  #NATURCIRCLE  IF YOU WONT WILL INCLUDE IN MY NEXT CIRCLE ADD THE PEOPLE, PLUSSED AND SHARE E RESHARE!!LA MIA PRIMA NATURCIRCLE AGGIUNGI I NOSTRI AMICI ALLE TUE CERCHIE, COMMENTA E CONDIVIDI SE NE VUOI FAR PARTE!!Thank you to:+Vlastimil Ott +Jason Levy +LAURA PEDRAZZINI +Tancredi Matranga +Lizard Hotel +Rainbow Circle +Crazy Circles +Christy Sandhoff +Cristian Teodoridis 2015-02-07 18:24:58406161123
Circles Circles Circles50,302WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/qKKlVSPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Wb0CGLPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/a4wqnYMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/GuKFBaPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/k0uEwaOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                              2015-02-07 15:32:14179417
Gailen Mapes76,549Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera I-K - 6 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members. These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to February 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting January 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles   #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcirclesNote: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes .   Thanks for your cooperation.2015-02-06 21:22:57126000
Doce Mel2,449HERE'S VERSION 93-A OF MY SHARED PUBLIC CIRCLEUPDATED THURSDAY 2/5/2015▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔Let's break 500 shares again and keep the momentum going! These are the best of the best engagers from all walks of life. Give yourself a little diversity and add these great people to your circles.➤ To be added into the next share, follow these simple steps:  1) Add the circle2) Plus the original post3) Share the circle publicly (and with your circles/extended circles)4) Comment on the original post when complete #circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia 2015-02-06 17:28:28501000
Circles Circles Circles50,315A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/qKKlVSPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/Wb0CGLPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/xuY4oZMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/VdbwaBPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/k0uEwaOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#circleshare                                                             2015-02-05 14:44:25121546
Denyse Landry59,452Cercle de gens qui sont vraiment intéressants, intéressés et actifs sur G+ V8.Circle of people who are really interesting, interested and active on G+ V8.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included.IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest: PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSCurrently I share 3 circles with different people. Présentement je partage 3 cercles: 1-Photographers  2- Arts 3- DiversityI send them simultaneously within 24 hours. If you prefer another circle as yours l, if you want to be in more than one circle or if you don’t want to be in a circle,  let me know.Je les envoie simultanément, soit en 24 heures.Si vous préférez un autre cercle que le vôtre, si vous voulez être dans plus d’un cercle ou si vous ne désirez pas être dans un cercle, avertissez-moi.If you are not already on TSU but want to register, click on this link and register directly: Si vous n’êtes pas sur TSU  mais que vous souhaitez vous inscrire, cliquez sur ce lien et vous inscrire directement: https://www.tsu.co/DenyseMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager. J’apprécie votre travail et vos partages.         #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #googlepluscircleshare   #googlepluscircles   #topcircleshare   #addmetoyourcircles   #findcircles   #thankyoucircle   #circleoftheday   #circleshare   #thebestcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle  2015-02-03 19:37:5947111615
Circles Circles Circles50,051Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Happy New Year! Hope you had a terrific holiday season, and are now ready to commence a very creative and productive year.Welcome to this circle dated February 2nd, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with the rest of us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/qKKlVSPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/8tfSpfPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/xuY4oZMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/VdbwaBPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/k0uEwaOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf                                                                                                #circles                                                                     2015-02-03 03:55:39500456
UpdateCar95FOLLOW ME TO GET MORE CIRCLE AND FOLLOWER HERE http://goo.gl/KUf4b8    #Automotive    #TechNews    #Cars    #Ford    #BMW    #Toyota    #UsedCars    #Auto    #NAIAS    #Audi    #Vehicle    #Honda    #Ferrari    #DetroitAutoShow    #Detroit    #Nissan    #Chevrolet    #SuperCars    #AutoShow    #Lamborghini2015-02-03 02:36:52199529
Natur Circle0MY SECOND #NATURCIRCLE  IF YOU WONT WILL INCLUDE IN MY NEXT CIRCLE ADD THE PEOPLE, PLUSSED AND SHARE E RESHARE!!LA MIA PRIMA NATURCIRCLE AGGIUNGI I NOSTRI AMICI ALLE TUE CERCHIE, COMMENTA E CONDIVIDI SE NE VUOI FAR PARTE!! #CIRCLE   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #ITALIANCIRCLE   #CERCHIA   #CERCHIAITALIANA   #circlemeup  THANK YOU TO:+Jason Levy +Vladimir Samsonov +Tancredi Matranga +Lizard Hotel +Rainbow Circle +Yoga Imawan +Crazy Circles +Circle Network +Cristian Teodoridis +Bauchredner Ian - Berlin, Brandenbung +Wedding Dress Central +Amig Von Hallen +Massimo Di Dato +Frank Montiel 2015-02-01 11:26:564058911
Nicolas Green27,447#Artcircle   -  Part4I proudly present to you this wonderful circle of great #Artists and #Artlovers ! If you wanna make your #GooglePlus account more #creative , this is the right place to be. In this circle you 'll find #famous , #successful or #artists who just started out their journey around #art .If you see yourself included in this Circle, please give a "+1" and #reshare this circle if you please in your #publicstream .Do you want to be included in my next Art Circle ( #Part5  ) ? Then do the following :1. Make sure you have already added me into your circles2. Give a "+1", Add a Comment and Reshare this post in your - PUBLIC - stream3. Ask for inclusion in the commentsThese are our fair rules. Simple and easy.You could find all my #Artcircle in the links below :1)  https://plus.google.com/u/0/108510718533630990952/posts/Xbgu9YAwSNy2)  https://plus.google.com/u/0/108510718533630990952/posts/arGXSfh7MDZ3)  https://plus.google.com/u/0/108510718533630990952/posts/4nPpJ4VmK2S#part4      #promote #artists & #artlovers #add . #artplace   #artcircles #artloversworldwide #circleshare #circlesharing #sharecircles #promotion 2015-01-31 15:37:31427827495
Circles Circles Circles49,872WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/aYbJWIPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/8tfSpfPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/xuY4oZMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/VdbwaBPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/uVS4sDOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                              2015-01-30 15:29:41178542680
Circles Circles Circles49,679A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/aYbJWIPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/8tfSpfPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/PJ0rY7MEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/Dycu0DPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/uVS4sDOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#circleshare                                                             2015-01-29 05:04:39120024
Neil Bailey8,751If you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles (If you haven't already)2 - Share the circle (Publicly) - (cc) me in the comments on the share and I can add you to the next circle immediately. Otherwise I may not notice your activity!3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.5 - Add the circle or just check it out.Follow your dreams, Share and Be Shared.More you share more you get! :)Thanks!#circles #Botswana  #krabi #thailand #phuket #vietnam #vietnam #hanoi #vietnam #ho_chi_minh_city #ahrain #iran #iran #tehran #iraq #iraq #baghdad #iraq #basra #israel #israel #tel_aviv #jordan #jordan #amman #kuwait #lebanon #lebanon #beirut #oman #oman #muscat #qatar #qatar #doha #saudi_arabia 2015-01-28 07:13:15382533566
Plus your Circles0Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. Your re-share is appreciated! Plus and share if you want to be added to one of our circles2015-01-27 09:59:50202000
Geri Linda Metterle13,603A circle including people who are very active on Google+If you received a notification, please re-share to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post #CirclingCircles   #SharedCircles   #CircleSharing   #SharingCircles   #PublicCircles   #ShareMyCircles   #CircleDistribution   #GooglePlusEngagementCircleShare   #HappySharing   #SocializeCircles   #CirclePlus   #CircleMagic   #CircleCount  2015-01-27 06:52:25482000
Becky Collins22,577Blogs Circle:Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !Keep yourself updated, enjoy the Shared Circles Hellenic Alliance, you can share your shared circles inside the upcoming Community:https://plus.google.com/communities/112552559573595396104  #socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins ?2015-01-27 05:34:0949920525
Colin Wilson16,270This circle contains people who are very active on Google+If you received a notification, please reshare to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#circle #Sharedcircles #circleshare #publiccircle #followme #public #sharedpubliccircles #Em. #United #Kingdom #United #States #Uruguay #Uzbekistan #Vanuatu #Venezuela #Viet #Nam #Virgin #Islands #Wallis #& #Futuna #I. #Yemen #Zambia #Zimbabwe new_zealand #auckland #australia #brisbane # #new_zealand #christchurch #algeria #algeria #algiers #angola #angola #luanda2015-01-27 05:24:24483002
Circles Circles Circles49,526Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Happy New Year! Hope you had a terrific holiday season, and are now ready to commence a very creative and productive year.Welcome to this circle dated January 26th, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with the rest of us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/aYbJWIPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/GNkGJhPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/PJ0rY7MEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/Dycu0DPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/uVS4sDOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf                                                                                                #circles                                                                     2015-01-27 04:24:2849915078205
Cableicous3,655Thanks for all teh cablezThanks muchly to all those who have contributed their #Cableicous  imagery for another grand few weeks of beautaliciousness.And a new week begins...#photography #cables #cableicous #circleshare #2015 #cableriacirculus2015-01-26 23:23:44519017
Ruta a la Patagonia16,133┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊ ☆ ┊Great Friends v23  CIRCLE  ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊☆┊_____________________________________________________*●❈●❈●❉●  Please Share From The Original Post! ●❈●❈●❉●▼▼▼▼▼▼▼ CLICK READ MORE FOR FULL CONTENT ▼▼▼▼▼▼▼This is the Great Friends v23 Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly frollow the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or coment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!Your blogging friends of:  +Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche  De camino al Sur el mejor hotel  para alojarte sobre ruta 5, antes de Santa Rosa La Pampa, esta en Trenque Lauquen:+Hotel Howard Johnson Trenque Lauquen Sobre ruta, con amplio parque, pileta climatizada, estacionamiento, wifi, restobar y mucho mas. Ya sea que vayas de camino a Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes, Villa la Angostura o cualquier otro destino de la cordillera o de la costa de la patagonia (por ruta 33).Consultanos:  www.hjtrenquelauquen.com.ar #circle   #share   #patagonia   #Hotel   #howardJohnson   #TrequeLauquen  2015-01-26 12:03:23493262739
Sergej Heck728Top Engagers No.8,  you are the best!!! Lucrative Internet Business www.business-ibutler.comДоходный Интернет-бизнес www.business-ibutler.comLukratives Internet Business www.business-ibutler.com#circleshare   #circle   #geteiltekreise   #geteilterkreis   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  #круги   #обмен   #кругляши #круглим   #круги 2015-01-24 22:46:404927113
Margaret Tompkins133,739Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff Beddow +Kevin O'Connell +Tom Lussier 2015-01-24 14:29:2895022
Natur Circle0MY FIRST #NATURCIRCLEIF YOU WONT WILL INCLUDE IN MY NEXT CIRCLE ADD THE PEOPLE, PLUSSED AND SHARE E RESHARE!!LA MIA PRIMA NATURCIRCLE AGGIUNGI I NOSTRI AMICI ALLE TUE CERCHIE, COMMENTA E CONDIVIDI SE NE VUOI FAR PARTE!! #CIRCLE   #CIRCLESHARE   #SHARE   #BUSINESS  THANK YOU TO:+Vladimir Samsonov +LAURA PEDRAZZINI +Lizard Hotel +Tancredi Matranga +Crazy Circles +Amig Von Hallen +Wedding Dress Central 2015-01-24 13:05:08405181719
Denyse Landry58,005 Cercle de gens qui sont vraiment intéressés et actifs sur G+ V7.Circle of people who are really interested and active on G+ V7.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included.IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSCurrently I share three circles with different people. 1-Photographers  2- Arts 3- DiversityI send them simultaneously within 24 hours. If you prefer another circle as yours let me know, if you want to be in more than one circle let me know.Présentement je partage 3 cercles avec différentes personnes.1-Photographes2- Arts3- DiversitéJe les envoie simultanément, soit en 24 heures.Si vous préférez un autre cercle que le vôtre dites-le moi, si vous voulez être dans plus d’un cercle avertissez-moi.In this circle, I gathered people who have told me to be interested, new people are also included. Sharing, development, encouragement, beauty, originality, diversity and so on. All these elements come together in this unique circle of its kind. All these people share amazing content.Dans ce cercle, j’ai rassemblé ceux qui m’ont fait savoir être intéressés, de nouvelles personnes y sont aussi inclus.Du partage, du développement, de l’encouragement, de la beauté, de l’originalité, de la diversité et j’en passe. Tout ces éléments sont réunis dans ce cercle unique en son genre. Toutes ces personnes partagent un contenu incroyable. Are you on TSU ?If you are not already there, but want to register, click on this link and register directly: Êtes-vous sur TSU? Si vous n'y êtes pas déjà, mais que vous souhaitez vous inscrire, cliquez sur ce lien et vous inscrire directement: https://www.tsu.co/DenyseSharing circles is the core functionality of G+. It's the main idea from which this platform was built and developed. It's the main difference from other social networks. It's the fastest tool to meet new people and to grow your circles. Maintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager. J’apprécie votre travail et vos partages. #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #bestcircle   #bestcircleshare   #addmetoyourcircles   #findcircles   #topcircleshare   #thankyoucircle  2015-01-24 12:54:45467211241
Circles Circles Circles49,159WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS A Circle of Women Photographers/Artists/CreatorsYour re-share is appreciated! Follow and add to your circles  and  you will find why these women are wonderful innovative creators with a gentle touch.To be considered for this circle, please:1- Share this circle in your stream.2- Ask to be included in the comments section of the original post.3- Make sure you've added our page to your circles.4- You must post your own original work in your stream.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/fVX5bZPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/GNkGJhPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/PJ0rY7MEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/Dycu0DPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/5mr38oOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/9c5A3XSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/4UAeINTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/whvLzNG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/jNZdWf#womenarefromvenus                                                                                                                                                                              2015-01-23 18:32:25177481971
Simon Weiner2,462Quality People Circle 18. Enjoy.#circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circles  #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia2015-01-23 07:57:1849818716
Circles Circles Circles49,036A Circle of Bloggers & Their BlogsThose included in this circle are active bloggers, and are also active on G+. Add them to your circles for added information on a variety of subjects, from health, to technology, food and gardening.Please re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)This Circle will be published on Wednesdays. Note: If you are in this list be sure to add your blog's URL on the About section of your G+ page. I will be featuring interesting blogs every so often, so it's important to have the blog's address. Looking forward to reading your blogs.If you know of anyone that may benefit from this circle, please ask them to join. Thank you.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/fVX5bZPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/GNkGJhPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/s9RkeEMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/W8VDbBPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/5mr38oOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/CJDGYxSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/xXWLPtTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/z3z8llG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/HBlNdL  #circleshare                                                             2015-01-22 05:13:35120392354
Doce Mel1,737HERE'S VERSION 91 OF MY SHARED PUBLIC CIRCLEUPDATED WEDNESDAY 1/21/2014▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔▔Let's break 500 shares again and keep the momentum going! These are the best of the best engagers from all walks of life. Give yourself a little diversity and add these great people to your circles.➤ To be added into the next share, follow these simple steps:  1) Add the circle2) Plus the original post3) Share the circle publicly (and with your circles/extended circles)4) Comment on the original post when complete #circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia 2015-01-22 00:10:42501435
Circles Circles Circles48,950Circle of  ORIGINAL CONTENT Creators Happy New Year! Hope you had a terrific holiday season, and are now ready to commence a very creative and productive year.Welcome to this circle dated January 19th, 2015.Thank you for creating ORIGINAL CONTENT, and for sharing it with the rest of us. Those included in this circle are active creators of original content who also re-share this circle and encourage others to post creative personal work. This Circle is shared every Monday. Those included are our choice. They are NOT automatically added. To be considered: 1- Add the theme page to your circles 2- Ask to be included in the Original post 3- Re-share this circle in your stream 4- You must be a maker of ORIGINAL work 5- We will check your stream before adding you 6- Once added, please re-share in your stream at least once a month.Current Circles  Published Mondays ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATORS: http://goo.gl/FJMs8YPublished Wednesdays:BLOGGERS & THEIR BLOGS: http://goo.gl/CTbcpFPublished Thursdays:WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS : http://goo.gl/doPbhWMEN ARE FROM MARS : http://goo.gl/LLWVyFPublished Fridays:A CIRCLE TO PAY IT FORWARD: http://goo.gl/5mr38oOthers CirclesCREATIVES: http://goo.gl/CJDGYxSCIENCE: http://goo.gl/xXWLPtTECHNOLOGY: http://goo.gl/z3z8llG+ Pages: http://goo.gl/HBlNdL                                                                                                 #circles                                                                     2015-01-20 04:07:0149614662197
Olga Kafka24,457Circle #shoesmonday #2 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!!!!!!2015-01-18 20:03:39157102
John Sean10,876This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#publiccircle #circleshare #circlesharing #philadelphia #phoenix #san_antonio #san_diego #san_francisco #san_jose #seattle #tampa #washington #american_samoa #american_samoa #pago_pago #fiji #fiji #nadi #fiji #suva #argentina #argentina #buenos_aires #argentina #cordoba #argentina #iguaza #argentina #mendoza #argentina #rosaio #argentina #san_carlos_de_bariloche #bolivia #bolivia #cochabamba 2015-01-17 12:51:25360337

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2015-01-30 20:12:27 (50 comments, 9 reshares, 252 +1s)Open 

Dusty Saddles
Week 3/26: Tools of the Trade

In the '90's I was living in France and at one point found myself out of my regular seasonal employment. The ASSEDIC (Unemployment Office) offered me a chance to go for retraining. They said that I could pretty much do any course I wanted and asked me if there was something that particularly interested me. 

Of all of the options in that book of courses they gave me to peruse, there was only one choice for me. I had always loved horses. I asked if I could go to agricultural college to train in horse management, breeding and nutrition. I could not believe it when they agreed. So I was paid to attend the college in Montmorillon, my lodgings were paid for as was my weekly travel home on the train. The course was intense, far more than I expected and the material covered was in depth and developed and approved by the state... more »

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2015-02-06 16:26:52 (35 comments, 13 reshares, 163 +1s)Open 

This is What I Was Born to Do

This was Joni's first experience of sheep herding. The owner of the sheep, Paula, kindly offered to introduce Joni to her flock and give her a first taste of this wonderful work. Joni was so excited when she realized what she was there for, but it was just wonderful to see  the way she instinctively ran round them and kept them together. I was really impressed when she spotted this sheep who was moving away from the flock and she came out to bring her back. What can I say? She was born and bred to it. She has a long way to go before she has the knowledge and skills that really make a good herding dog. But Paula was really pleased with her potential. And I felt like a proud parent on the first day of school.

I suppose you would probably like to see a photo of the bath that followed? I will post that too, but in the meantime, don't be... more »

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2015-01-30 20:12:27 (50 comments, 9 reshares, 252 +1s)Open 

Dusty Saddles
Week 3/26: Tools of the Trade

In the '90's I was living in France and at one point found myself out of my regular seasonal employment. The ASSEDIC (Unemployment Office) offered me a chance to go for retraining. They said that I could pretty much do any course I wanted and asked me if there was something that particularly interested me. 

Of all of the options in that book of courses they gave me to peruse, there was only one choice for me. I had always loved horses. I asked if I could go to agricultural college to train in horse management, breeding and nutrition. I could not believe it when they agreed. So I was paid to attend the college in Montmorillon, my lodgings were paid for as was my weekly travel home on the train. The course was intense, far more than I expected and the material covered was in depth and developed and approved by the state... more »

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2015-02-27 21:33:39 (40 comments, 1 reshares, 60 +1s)Open 

Abstract: Hang Gliding Over the (mini) Alps
Week 5/26

The natural artistic forces are expert at creating beauty. It can be terribly cold, with a biting wind, snow like shifting sand underfoot, and deep soft gullies that suddenly engulf you. And then you see the sculptures emerging, textured carvings being revealed. And it doesn't feel so cold. You know you are the only person in the world that will ever see this. Except that now you get to see it too.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery +Brandon Luk +Lauri Novak +Alison Christensen  

#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome curated by +Luis Vivanco S. +Оксана Крысюкова +Nader El Assy +Howard Salmonand  +tri rini ... more »

Abstract: Hang Gliding Over the (mini) Alps
Week 5/26

The natural artistic forces are expert at creating beauty. It can be terribly cold, with a biting wind, snow like shifting sand underfoot, and deep soft gullies that suddenly engulf you. And then you see the sculptures emerging, textured carvings being revealed. And it doesn't feel so cold. You know you are the only person in the world that will ever see this. Except that now you get to see it too.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery +Brandon Luk +Lauri Novak +Alison Christensen  

#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome curated by +Luis Vivanco S. +Оксана Крысюкова +Nader El Assy +Howard Salmon and  +tri rini nuringtyas

#allthingsmonochrome +All Things Monochrome by +Charles Lupica +Enrique Pelaez +Brian Cox +Bill Wood +Dorian Stretton___

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2015-02-25 21:20:04 (31 comments, 3 reshares, 94 +1s)Open 

The Drive Home After the Walk

We had just finished a long cold walk in the snow and were all feeling tired but happy. During the snowy walks through forest and field, Joni spends a lot of her time digging around in the snow while she waits for us to catch up to her, slow as we are on our two legs. She might be playing with her red fire-hose cushion that we throw for her, digging it out of the snow, or searching for scurrying little creatures that she can smell or perhaps hear. When I opened the car door and called her in, she gave me this look. I still had my camera in my hand, took this picture and then another and another thinking that the viewfinder was getting fogged up. Nope! Not just the viewfinder... the lens too. So that's why there is a lovely soft blurry effect around her. I know my friend +Alex Lapidus loves a bit of blur, too... 

For my long time firl +LoraineS... more »

The Drive Home After the Walk

We had just finished a long cold walk in the snow and were all feeling tired but happy. During the snowy walks through forest and field, Joni spends a lot of her time digging around in the snow while she waits for us to catch up to her, slow as we are on our two legs. She might be playing with her red fire-hose cushion that we throw for her, digging it out of the snow, or searching for scurrying little creatures that she can smell or perhaps hear. When I opened the car door and called her in, she gave me this look. I still had my camera in my hand, took this picture and then another and another thinking that the viewfinder was getting fogged up. Nope! Not just the viewfinder... the lens too. So that's why there is a lovely soft blurry effect around her. I know my friend +Alex Lapidus loves a bit of blur, too... 

For my long time firl +Loraine Slessor who wanted to see pictures of Joni. BTW, Loraine, you can follow me and subscribe on my blog if you like. A note about it and a link are in the post below. :D

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it, and a subscription option: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary  #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni 

and why not...  #fidofriday +Fido Friday by +mel peifer +Lisa Lisa +Suhaib Ayaz +Wes Lum___

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2015-02-24 00:54:47 (33 comments, 2 reshares, 92 +1s)Open 

Winter Red Tailed Hawk in Flight

We have an abundance of beautiful birds here, many of them being majestic birds of prey. The most commonly admired is the bald eagle, but we have hawks and owls as well. I just caught this red tailed hawk as it soared overhead when we were on our walk in our back garden. These raptors always make me hold my breath as they seem so proud, elegant and free in the skies over the poor earthbound mortals crawling around on the ground beneath.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: _http://www.elliekennard.ca__ ._

#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds​​​​ curated by +Andy Brown​​​​ +Dilip Mundkur​​​​ +Wade Cochran​​​​ and +Serkan Mutan​​​​
and
#backyardbirdingmonday +Backyard Birding Monday#BackyardbirdingMonday​​​​ by +Celeste ... more »

Winter Red Tailed Hawk in Flight

We have an abundance of beautiful birds here, many of them being majestic birds of prey. The most commonly admired is the bald eagle, but we have hawks and owls as well. I just caught this red tailed hawk as it soared overhead when we were on our walk in our back garden. These raptors always make me hold my breath as they seem so proud, elegant and free in the skies over the poor earthbound mortals crawling around on the ground beneath.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: _http://www.elliekennard.ca__ ._

#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds​​​​ curated by +Andy Brown​​​​ +Dilip Mundkur​​​​ +Wade Cochran​​​​ and +Serkan Mutan​​​​
and
#backyardbirdingmonday +Backyard Birding Monday #BackyardbirdingMonday​​​​ by +Celeste Odono​​​​ +Ricky L Jones​​​​ +Marilou Aballe​​​​
and
#birdphotographymonday +Bird & Wildlife Photography​​​​ by +David Hemmings​​​​
And for
#minimalmonday +Olivier Du Tré​  ___

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2015-02-21 17:33:40 (22 comments, 6 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

Maggie's Feeling Hot. You Won't Believe What Happens Next!

Yes, I admit it. This is someone I know. Okay, she's a friend. There,... now you know what kind of friends I have. And what kind of winter we are having.

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http://youtu.be/lDtUryZdSSE

Maggie's Feeling Hot. You Won't Believe What Happens Next!

Yes, I admit it. This is someone I know. Okay, she's a friend. There,... now you know what kind of friends I have. And what kind of winter we are having.

#notforblog  

http://youtu.be/lDtUryZdSSE___

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2015-02-17 21:46:34 (27 comments, 0 reshares, 104 +1s)Open 

Evening Light, Winter Woodland

As we were going on a walk through the woods a couple of weeks ago, the sun was going down and casting a low, slanting light that seemed to undulate through the drifts of snow. Each time I have passed this group of trees the same effect has caught my eye. I can't imagine how it looks now, after our heavy snowfall and high winds, but probably almost the same, just a lot deeper. It's a very peaceful place and even quieter in the snow.

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#treetuesday +Tree Tuesday​ by+Christina Lawrie​  +Allan Ca... more »

Evening Light, Winter Woodland

As we were going on a walk through the woods a couple of weeks ago, the sun was going down and casting a low, slanting light that seemed to undulate through the drifts of snow. Each time I have passed this group of trees the same effect has caught my eye. I can't imagine how it looks now, after our heavy snowfall and high winds, but probably almost the same, just a lot deeper. It's a very peaceful place and even quieter in the snow.

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#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome​ curated by +Luis Vivanco S.​ +Оксана Крысюкова​ +Nader El Assy​ +Howard Salmon​ and  +tri rini nuringtyas​

#treetuesday +Tree Tuesday​ by +Christina Lawrie​  +Allan Cabrera​ +Ralph Mendoza​ +Kim Troutman​ +David R Robinson​

#LandscapePhotography +Landscape Photography​ +Margaret Tompkins​ +Kevin Rowe​ +Toshi Nakamura​ +Tony Phillips​ +Jeff Beddow​ +Kevin O'Connell Fine Art​ +Krzysztof Hanusiak​ +Dennis Hoffbuhr​ +Dave Gaylord​ +Doug Hagadorn​ +Eric Drumm​ +RJ Wilner​

#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape​ curated by +Michael Garza​ +Leo Schubert​ +David D​ +Jesse Martineau​ +Mike Hankey​ +Peter Marbaise​ ___

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2015-02-17 15:46:15 (24 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)Open 

First Day of the Snow Storm

After getting out to the tractor, +Steven Kennard​ sets off to begin clearing the drive. He worked at it on Sunday afternoon and then all day yesterday and still has more to do. To get ready for the next snowfall for Thursday.

It has taken him 17 hours to clear this snow. 17 hours on the tractor. Can you imagine?

Hope you enjoy the fun!
I took the video with my Canon 6D and it's a bit dark, but I was taking it through a window as the weather conditions were too bad for it.

+Liz C​ 
+Carol Ayala​ - thought you would like to see this too.

https://vimeo.com/119856725 or try this if it doesn't work: https://vimeo.com/shadowsandlight/snowfeb15
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First Day of the Snow Storm

After getting out to the tractor, +Steven Kennard​ sets off to begin clearing the drive. He worked at it on Sunday afternoon and then all day yesterday and still has more to do. To get ready for the next snowfall for Thursday.

It has taken him 17 hours to clear this snow. 17 hours on the tractor. Can you imagine?

Hope you enjoy the fun!
I took the video with my Canon 6D and it's a bit dark, but I was taking it through a window as the weather conditions were too bad for it.

+Liz C​ 
+Carol Ayala​ - thought you would like to see this too.

https://vimeo.com/119856725 or try this if it doesn't work: https://vimeo.com/shadowsandlight/snowfeb15
#notforblog  ___

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2015-02-14 23:54:15 (24 comments, 1 reshares, 57 +1s)Open 

Emotion Out-take

During the days when the film crew from Breakwater Film Studios was here with Steven in his workshop, I took some photos of the two of them, as they said that they had no pictures of themselves working. I didn't take nearly enough, as I was so busy being crew caterer and special craft effects operator, but this one was one that I am posting as it so nearly made the grade for the week 4 theme Emotion for the #BWProject26 

I hope no one minds me posting a second one for this theme, but I couldn't resist it. As to the emotion? Confusion? Doubt? Disbelief? They all work. Cinematographer (fancy word for cameraman) +David Bolen and head scratcher/film star +Steven Kennard with producer director +Ben Proudfoot out of sight but in the moment. (That's some lens, don't you think? I think that was one of the things that Steven was scratching his headabout... more »

Emotion Out-take

During the days when the film crew from Breakwater Film Studios was here with Steven in his workshop, I took some photos of the two of them, as they said that they had no pictures of themselves working. I didn't take nearly enough, as I was so busy being crew caterer and special craft effects operator, but this one was one that I am posting as it so nearly made the grade for the week 4 theme Emotion for the #BWProject26 

I hope no one minds me posting a second one for this theme, but I couldn't resist it. As to the emotion? Confusion? Doubt? Disbelief? They all work. Cinematographer (fancy word for cameraman) +David Bolen and head scratcher/film star +Steven Kennard with producer director +Ben Proudfoot out of sight but in the moment. (That's some lens, don't you think? I think that was one of the things that Steven was scratching his head about.)

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The project is Curated by +Tisha Montgomery +Brandon Luk +Lauri Novak +Alison Christensen and anyone can jump in at any time if you want to join in the fun. The page for the project is +The B&W Project ___

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2015-02-13 17:24:45 (37 comments, 5 reshares, 98 +1s)Open 

Emotion: Love me, Love my Dog +1 Year
Week 4/26: Emotion

The theme of the bi-weekly B&W Project this time is Emotion. This was a revisit of a photograph I took a year ago when we first got Joni, as a pup. http://goo.gl/St0nAk was the original posting - you will find the original photograph I took here http://goo.gl/6KOx54.

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#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary   #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni  

#fidofriday +Fido Friday by +mel peifer +Lisa Lisa +Suhaib Ayaz +WesLum... more »

Emotion: Love me, Love my Dog +1 Year
Week 4/26: Emotion

The theme of the bi-weekly B&W Project this time is Emotion. This was a revisit of a photograph I took a year ago when we first got Joni, as a pup. http://goo.gl/St0nAk was the original posting - you will find the original photograph I took here http://goo.gl/6KOx54.

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#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary   #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni  

#fidofriday +Fido Friday by +mel peifer +Lisa Lisa +Suhaib Ayaz +Wes Lum

#hqspportraits +HQSP Portraits curated by +Heiko Köster  +Ryan Ottaway Martin

#portraitgallery +Portrait gallery  by +Aamir Shahzad 

#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery +Brandon Luk +Lauri Novak +Alison Christensen  ___

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2015-02-11 21:39:43 (34 comments, 3 reshares, 107 +1s)Open 

Wet: Showering the Sheep Herding Mud off Joni

There's nothing like a nice hot shower after a busy afternoon of herding sheep in a freezing cold muddy field.

Those who saw the two sheep herding photos of her need no explanation. Here are the links to the original postings: http://goo.gl/d6ETUO and http://goo.gl/f4QjSN

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For:
#wetwednesday  +Wet Wednesday by +Jen Baptist
and the doggy themes:
#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary  #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni 

Wet: Showering the Sheep Herding Mud off Joni

There's nothing like a nice hot shower after a busy afternoon of herding sheep in a freezing cold muddy field.

Those who saw the two sheep herding photos of her need no explanation. Here are the links to the original postings: http://goo.gl/d6ETUO and http://goo.gl/f4QjSN

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For:
#wetwednesday  +Wet Wednesday by +Jen Baptist
and the doggy themes:
#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary  #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni ___

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2015-02-10 19:56:47 (13 comments, 3 reshares, 58 +1s)Open 

Focus and Concentration

I took this portrait of +Ben Proudfoot Film Director and Producer and +David Bolen cinematographer at work last week in Steven's workshop. It was enlightening to see such a professional team at work and so focused on their vision. 

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For:
#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome curated by +Luis Vivanco S. +Оксана Крысюкова +Nader El Assy +Howard Salmon and  +tri rini nuringtyas
#hqspportraits +HQSP Portraits curated by +Heiko Köster  +Ryan Ottaway Martin
and the new theme:
#portraitgallery +Portrait gallery  by +Aamir Shahzad 
#portraittuesday +PortraitTuesday by +Laura Balc

Focus and Concentration

I took this portrait of +Ben Proudfoot Film Director and Producer and +David Bolen cinematographer at work last week in Steven's workshop. It was enlightening to see such a professional team at work and so focused on their vision. 

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

For:
#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome curated by +Luis Vivanco S. +Оксана Крысюкова +Nader El Assy +Howard Salmon and  +tri rini nuringtyas
#hqspportraits +HQSP Portraits curated by +Heiko Köster  +Ryan Ottaway Martin
and the new theme:
#portraitgallery +Portrait gallery  by +Aamir Shahzad 
#portraittuesday +PortraitTuesday by +Laura Balc___

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2015-02-06 18:36:35 (23 comments, 0 reshares, 36 +1s)Open 

California Dreaming Filming in Nova Scotia

+Ben Proudfoot (director and producer) and +David Bolen cameraman of "Breakwater Films" are visiting us at the moment, while they are making a video about +Steven Kennard and his wood turning work. This talented team is living and working in LA and so our weather is a real change for them and they are getting quite a kick of filming in a snowstorm and temperatures that are well below zero. (Don't feel too bad for them, most of the time they were in Steven's workshop!)

They have made some wonderful profile videos about craftspeople and so we are really looking forward to seeing the finished product. Before you ask, no, I am not in it, though Joni is (of course). I did make the food and helped with some of the special effects behind the scenes. If you get to see the finished video, you should know thatI w... more »

California Dreaming Filming in Nova Scotia

+Ben Proudfoot (director and producer) and +David Bolen cameraman of "Breakwater Films" are visiting us at the moment, while they are making a video about +Steven Kennard and his wood turning work. This talented team is living and working in LA and so our weather is a real change for them and they are getting quite a kick of filming in a snowstorm and temperatures that are well below zero. (Don't feel too bad for them, most of the time they were in Steven's workshop!)

They have made some wonderful profile videos about craftspeople and so we are really looking forward to seeing the finished product. Before you ask, no, I am not in it, though Joni is (of course). I did make the food and helped with some of the special effects behind the scenes. If you get to see the finished video, you should know that I was shaking the sieve. Don't ask (not yet).

You can see a couple of their videos here on Vimeo including Staff pick "Ink and Paper" http://vimeo.com/33359230, "The Ox" http://vimeo.com/78788086 as well as the preview to their film "Dinner with Fred" http://vimeo.com/35740045 - which we haven't yet seen.

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#photographingphotgraphers +photographing photographers +Thorsten von Eyb +Michael Rutta

#photojournalworldwide +Photo Journal Worldwide by +andi rivarola___

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2015-02-06 16:26:52 (35 comments, 13 reshares, 163 +1s)Open 

This is What I Was Born to Do

This was Joni's first experience of sheep herding. The owner of the sheep, Paula, kindly offered to introduce Joni to her flock and give her a first taste of this wonderful work. Joni was so excited when she realized what she was there for, but it was just wonderful to see  the way she instinctively ran round them and kept them together. I was really impressed when she spotted this sheep who was moving away from the flock and she came out to bring her back. What can I say? She was born and bred to it. She has a long way to go before she has the knowledge and skills that really make a good herding dog. But Paula was really pleased with her potential. And I felt like a proud parent on the first day of school.

I suppose you would probably like to see a photo of the bath that followed? I will post that too, but in the meantime, don't be... more »

This is What I Was Born to Do

This was Joni's first experience of sheep herding. The owner of the sheep, Paula, kindly offered to introduce Joni to her flock and give her a first taste of this wonderful work. Joni was so excited when she realized what she was there for, but it was just wonderful to see  the way she instinctively ran round them and kept them together. I was really impressed when she spotted this sheep who was moving away from the flock and she came out to bring her back. What can I say? She was born and bred to it. She has a long way to go before she has the knowledge and skills that really make a good herding dog. But Paula was really pleased with her potential. And I felt like a proud parent on the first day of school.

I suppose you would probably like to see a photo of the bath that followed? I will post that too, but in the meantime, don't be bothered by the mud. She wasn't. 

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For my favourite theme #farmfriday  with the page +Farm Friday moderated by myself, +Steven Kennard and +Susanne Stelle 

as well as the doggy themes:
#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#fidofriday +Fido Friday by +mel peifer +Lisa Lisa +Suhaib Ayaz +Wes Lum

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary  #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni ___

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2015-01-31 23:58:58 (25 comments, 0 reshares, 64 +1s)Open 

Snow Cushioned Benches

Winter walks with Joni give a different perspective on the weather. Today's walk was, as it turned out, almost a bad idea. We were not in a civilized park, with benches and neat paths, but were walking along the side of fields, through woodland, over streams and past orchards. We have had a few winter storms lately so there was a fairly deep covering of snow, but the snowmobiles usually keep paths at least visible and flattened for walking. The weather took a bad turn as we set out but we decided to keep going. It began to snow and the wind picked up so that we were being battered by hard icy flakes.

Everything froze into icicles with our breath. Joni had icicles dangling from her whiskers. Although we were warmly dressed, the icy wind hitting our faces was pretty unpleasant. I had a thought as I was struggling along against the wind, that this is not... more »

Snow Cushioned Benches

Winter walks with Joni give a different perspective on the weather. Today's walk was, as it turned out, almost a bad idea. We were not in a civilized park, with benches and neat paths, but were walking along the side of fields, through woodland, over streams and past orchards. We have had a few winter storms lately so there was a fairly deep covering of snow, but the snowmobiles usually keep paths at least visible and flattened for walking. The weather took a bad turn as we set out but we decided to keep going. It began to snow and the wind picked up so that we were being battered by hard icy flakes.

Everything froze into icicles with our breath. Joni had icicles dangling from her whiskers. Although we were warmly dressed, the icy wind hitting our faces was pretty unpleasant. I had a thought as I was struggling along against the wind, that this is not really what most people imagine when they think of a walk in the snow in the country.

Fortunately for Steven and me we had snowshoes so we were able to walk fairly easily over the drifts that had built up on our way back, but our friend Linda did not and sank up to her knees where it had not been deep as we passed it earlier. The conditions were almost white-out and at times I was looking for Joni's black body in the white to show me where she was sitting waiting for us as I knew she would be on the path. She was waiting for me to throw her the ball. As she sat there, caked with snow and icicles, she seemed completely oblivious to the weather. Particularly bitter blasts of freezing wind and snow just made her turn herself so her back faced the worst of it. That walk was an interesting hour and a half! The drive home was equally exciting as the drifts were blocking sections of the road, but we made it back safely. 

The photo below is probably more representative of what most people imagine as a pleasant late afternoon walk on a snowy winter day.  It's all part of a Canadian winter.

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#PhotoManiaCanada by +Giselle Savoie​​​​​ +Mark HELM​​​​​

#benchsaturday by +Rainer M. Ritz​​​​​
#snowysaturday +#SnowySaturday​​​​​ by +John Fujimagari​​​​​___

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2015-01-31 16:26:15 (12 comments, 2 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

For Those of us Who love Horses and True Friends

This photograph and story was originally shared on G+ in 2012. I have expanded it and added more images on a blog posting to make it more interesting.  

You can subscribe to the blog from there and you will be updated when new posts are added.

http://elliekennard.ca/archives/3577
#horses   #friendship   #hafflingerhorses   #hafflinger   #equine  

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For Those of us Who love Horses and True Friends

This photograph and story was originally shared on G+ in 2012. I have expanded it and added more images on a blog posting to make it more interesting.  

You can subscribe to the blog from there and you will be updated when new posts are added.

http://elliekennard.ca/archives/3577
#horses   #friendship   #hafflingerhorses   #hafflinger   #equine  

#notforblog  ___

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2015-01-30 20:12:27 (50 comments, 9 reshares, 252 +1s)Open 

Dusty Saddles
Week 3/26: Tools of the Trade

In the '90's I was living in France and at one point found myself out of my regular seasonal employment. The ASSEDIC (Unemployment Office) offered me a chance to go for retraining. They said that I could pretty much do any course I wanted and asked me if there was something that particularly interested me. 

Of all of the options in that book of courses they gave me to peruse, there was only one choice for me. I had always loved horses. I asked if I could go to agricultural college to train in horse management, breeding and nutrition. I could not believe it when they agreed. So I was paid to attend the college in Montmorillon, my lodgings were paid for as was my weekly travel home on the train. The course was intense, far more than I expected and the material covered was in depth and developed and approved by the state... more »

Dusty Saddles
Week 3/26: Tools of the Trade

In the '90's I was living in France and at one point found myself out of my regular seasonal employment. The ASSEDIC (Unemployment Office) offered me a chance to go for retraining. They said that I could pretty much do any course I wanted and asked me if there was something that particularly interested me. 

Of all of the options in that book of courses they gave me to peruse, there was only one choice for me. I had always loved horses. I asked if I could go to agricultural college to train in horse management, breeding and nutrition. I could not believe it when they agreed. So I was paid to attend the college in Montmorillon, my lodgings were paid for as was my weekly travel home on the train. The course was intense, far more than I expected and the material covered was in depth and developed and approved by the state performance horse breeding program, and the agronomic research program INRA. As a part of this course we were given riding lessons. Although I had ridden, mostly self taught, this was where I learned to jump horses.

Although I was never employed in this field, I did own and breed a couple of Hafflinger mares in France and was self-employed as a horse nutrition consultant briefly in Canada. These saddles are now dusty and unused for a number of years. But at one time they were among the tools of my trade.

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#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery​ +Brandon Luk​ +Lauri Novak​ +Alison Christensen​ 

#equinetuesday +#EquineTuesday​ by +Jillian Chilson​

#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome​ curated by +Luis Vivanco S.​ +Оксана Крысюкова​ +Nader El Assy​ +Howard Salmon​ and  +tri rini nuringtyas​___

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2015-01-28 17:06:46 (16 comments, 1 reshares, 23 +1s)Open 

Of Outhouses and Fried Egg Sandwiches

New blog posting and a new option to subscribe to the blog!

"Attitudes to food and eating influence the quality of life wherever you live. The people of Finland lived through a terrible time during the 2nd World War that is only dimly understood by those of us born and raised in North America. The lasting legacy of this was brought home to me when I lived in Finland for a period in the early seventies. I was visiting an elderly couple who had known my then..."

... continued on the blog if you want to read the whole piece. :D http://goo.gl/UtR9c1


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Of Outhouses and Fried Egg Sandwiches

New blog posting and a new option to subscribe to the blog!

"Attitudes to food and eating influence the quality of life wherever you live. The people of Finland lived through a terrible time during the 2nd World War that is only dimly understood by those of us born and raised in North America. The lasting legacy of this was brought home to me when I lived in Finland for a period in the early seventies. I was visiting an elderly couple who had known my then..."

... continued on the blog if you want to read the whole piece. :D http://goo.gl/UtR9c1


#notforblog  ___

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2015-01-27 15:07:52 (26 comments, 2 reshares, 82 +1s)Open 

Apart Together

I was drawn to the lines and light in this and was particularly enjoying the challenge of using my 40mm prime lens, which meant that I had to move to get the composition I wanted. The little 'pancake' lens is perfect for street and city photography as it makes my camera much more unobtrusive and easier to carry with me. 

It wasn't until I saw this that I realized that the two main figures in this appeared to be going in two different directions. They are both with me and presumably want to be going the same way together. The obvious one is Steven, but the purposeful stride belongs to my good friend Janet, who really does know where she is going in this station! We have some great memories of our fun trip to Toronto, good to revisit today when we are buried in a blizzard..

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong?... more »

Apart Together

I was drawn to the lines and light in this and was particularly enjoying the challenge of using my 40mm prime lens, which meant that I had to move to get the composition I wanted. The little 'pancake' lens is perfect for street and city photography as it makes my camera much more unobtrusive and easier to carry with me. 

It wasn't until I saw this that I realized that the two main figures in this appeared to be going in two different directions. They are both with me and presumably want to be going the same way together. The obvious one is Steven, but the purposeful stride belongs to my good friend Janet, who really does know where she is going in this station! We have some great memories of our fun trip to Toronto, good to revisit today when we are buried in a blizzard..

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

For +TransportTuesday #TransportTuesday
Curated by +Gene Bowker  and +Annie Irving

#transportstops +Transport Stops by +Ken Ilio +Annie Irving +Lauri Novak

and at a stretch:  #streetphotography +StreetPhotography by +Tatiana Parmeeva 

#HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos  +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by  +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto +Daniel Grey___

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2015-01-23 18:36:33 (12 comments, 2 reshares, 50 +1s)Open 

Our Streets Are Paved With Gold

It is commonly spread about abroad that the streets in Canada are paved with gold. This is meant to be figurative. However, as you can see, it is quite literally true in some places.

This was brought home to me when I looked out of my bedroom window one morning and this was what met my eyes. At last here is the proof! (It really did look like this.) For a bit of Friday fun!

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#powerlinefriday +Powerline Friday by +Natosha Davis

#cableicous +Cableicous by +Charles Strebor

Our Streets Are Paved With Gold

It is commonly spread about abroad that the streets in Canada are paved with gold. This is meant to be figurative. However, as you can see, it is quite literally true in some places.

This was brought home to me when I looked out of my bedroom window one morning and this was what met my eyes. At last here is the proof! (It really did look like this.) For a bit of Friday fun!

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#powerlinefriday +Powerline Friday by +Natosha Davis

#cableicous +Cableicous by +Charles Strebor___

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2015-01-22 23:49:04 (27 comments, 7 reshares, 97 +1s)Open 

Golden Waves at Sunset

There are moments of special light where the world is tinged with gold. This was a moment when we turned around on the beach walk, ready to head back. The beach was rimmed with golden crests to the low waves breaking on the shore. The effect only lasted for a moment or two and then the moment was over. 

Minas Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada -  Kingsport Beach.

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#coastalthursday +Coastal Thursday​ by +David Polzine​ +Jon Kahn​

#WaterWorld   #WaterWorldImages   #WaterWorldPhotos #WaterWorldPhotography  +WaterWorld​ by +Rob Heron​ and +Gemma Costa​

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Golden Waves at Sunset

There are moments of special light where the world is tinged with gold. This was a moment when we turned around on the beach walk, ready to head back. The beach was rimmed with golden crests to the low waves breaking on the shore. The effect only lasted for a moment or two and then the moment was over. 

Minas Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada -  Kingsport Beach.

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#coastalthursday +Coastal Thursday​ by +David Polzine​ +Jon Kahn​

#WaterWorld   #WaterWorldImages   #WaterWorldPhotos #WaterWorldPhotography  +WaterWorld​ by +Rob Heron​ and +Gemma Costa​

#themagicoflight +The Magic of Light​ by +Ray Bilcliff​ +Hamid Dastmalchi​ +Paul Stein​

HQSP Landscape
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape​ curated by +Michael Garza​ +Leo Schubert​ +David D​ +Jesse Martineau​ +Mike Hankey​ +Peter Marbaise​ +Albert Vuvu Konde​

#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography​ +Landscape Photography Show​ +Margaret Tompkins​ +Jim Warthman​ +Kevin Rowe​ +Johan Peijnenburg​ +David Heath Williams​ +Tom Hierl​ +Carolyn Lim​ +Howard L. Smith​ +Kai Kosonen​ +Sheila B. DuBois​ +Toshi Nakamura​ +David Pilasky​ +Bill Wood​ ___

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2015-01-21 17:10:23 (32 comments, 1 reshares, 87 +1s)Open 

Winter Roads

I was having a chat with my friend +Alexa KH the other day and said that I was about to go out, though the visibility was poor because of the snow. I thought as I wasn't driving (!!) I would take the camera to show just what I meant by blowing snow on the roads. It wasn't actually snowing at that point (I don't think, it's not easy to tell sometimes) but the drifting snow makes it hard to see the edges of the road and builds up drifts that can go right across the road. You can see that the snow isn't even very deep. Ah, the joys of a Canadian winter! :-)

For:
My winter loving friends at #PhotoManiaCanada - +Giselle Savoie +Mark HELM
and
#winterwednesday by +Antoine Berger +Logan Miller
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Michael Garza +Leo Schubert +David D +Jesse Martineau +Mike Hankey +Peter Marbaise +Albert VuvuK... more »

Winter Roads

I was having a chat with my friend +Alexa KH the other day and said that I was about to go out, though the visibility was poor because of the snow. I thought as I wasn't driving (!!) I would take the camera to show just what I meant by blowing snow on the roads. It wasn't actually snowing at that point (I don't think, it's not easy to tell sometimes) but the drifting snow makes it hard to see the edges of the road and builds up drifts that can go right across the road. You can see that the snow isn't even very deep. Ah, the joys of a Canadian winter! :-)

For:
My winter loving friends at #PhotoManiaCanada - +Giselle Savoie +Mark HELM
and
#winterwednesday by +Antoine Berger +Logan Miller
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Michael Garza +Leo Schubert +David D +Jesse Martineau +Mike Hankey +Peter Marbaise +Albert Vuvu Konde
#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood

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2015-01-16 16:52:11 (30 comments, 2 reshares, 78 +1s)Open 

Up Close and Tiny

02/26 - Macro

The 'macro' theme of this part of our B&W project got me thinking - macro (to me) = tiny or very close. Over the two weeks I took a close up look at lots of things by way of my macro lens and converter - parts of animals, vegetables and ... minerals! Curly hairs and outstretched claws on our cats, a finely chopped onion, many other objects came under the ruthless scrutiny of my lens.Because a macro lens is brutal in what it will reveal. Do you know how much it might put you off your food if you saw a tiny hair in the chopped onion? Or can you imagine just how many specs of dust are on the claw of a cat?

My submission today is something that caught my eye yesterday, in our kitchen which is still transformed into a building site during the day. I had to ask what it was as it was obvious that each of these tiny objects would... more »

Up Close and Tiny

02/26 - Macro

The 'macro' theme of this part of our B&W project got me thinking - macro (to me) = tiny or very close. Over the two weeks I took a close up look at lots of things by way of my macro lens and converter - parts of animals, vegetables and ... minerals! Curly hairs and outstretched claws on our cats, a finely chopped onion, many other objects came under the ruthless scrutiny of my lens.Because a macro lens is brutal in what it will reveal. Do you know how much it might put you off your food if you saw a tiny hair in the chopped onion? Or can you imagine just how many specs of dust are on the claw of a cat?

My submission today is something that caught my eye yesterday, in our kitchen which is still transformed into a building site during the day. I had to ask what it was as it was obvious that each of these tiny objects would be separated from the strip. They are (for those non builders among us) nails for a nail gun. And I was told that they make them in sizes as long as this but as thin as a needle. The pencil and nail punch are there to give an idea of scale.

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#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery +Brandon Luk +Lauri Novak +Alison Christensen

HQSP Macro
#hqspmacro +HQSP Macro curated by +Terrie Gray +Stefanie Schächtel +Igor Schevchenko +Ernest Fdez. +Thies Groden

HQSP Monochrome
#hqspmonochrome +HQSP Monochrome curated by +Luis Vivanco S. +Оксана Крысюкова +Nader El Assy +Howard Salmon and  +tri rini nuringtyas___

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2015-01-15 13:48:49 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 45 +1s)Open 

A Lovely Album by a Great Friend of Mine

I want to share this lovely post and the album by a friend I met on G+. I have worked with her closely for the last while and I think she has done a wonderful job! Please give her your plus love and comments on her original post. 

Thank you dear  +Alexa KH  - you were an excellent, motivated and dedicated pupil and I look forward to working together with you again. Congratulations!

#notforblog  

My graduation album of my photography course with +Ellie Kennard

I wanna thank you my dear teacher because of motivating me ... This course is my best experience I've ever had, It really changed my way of photography!

Working with lights, using composition elements, color effects on the viewer, Golden Mean, Golden Spiral, Rule of Thirds, critiquing my own photos and knowing the right definition of all these lessons are the most important things I've learned...

I hope I was a good student, and of course I always would like to be your student!
Thanks for inspiring me +Ellie Kennard___A Lovely Album by a Great Friend of Mine

I want to share this lovely post and the album by a friend I met on G+. I have worked with her closely for the last while and I think she has done a wonderful job! Please give her your plus love and comments on her original post. 

Thank you dear  +Alexa KH  - you were an excellent, motivated and dedicated pupil and I look forward to working together with you again. Congratulations!

#notforblog  

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2015-01-09 17:33:45 (22 comments, 0 reshares, 12 +1s)Open 

Hashtag Search Function Broken

The most excellent search of G+ postings using the hashtag facility has broken. You see the results below when #BWProject26  is in the search bar. Even using the hashtags connected to posts fails. Please can this be fixed quickly?
Pinging those who are able to help out in this basic functionality. Google is search.

I discovered this has broken when I was trying to show a new G+ user how it works.... only to find it doesn't. :D

#googleplusfail  
#notforblog  

Hashtag Search Function Broken

The most excellent search of G+ postings using the hashtag facility has broken. You see the results below when #BWProject26  is in the search bar. Even using the hashtags connected to posts fails. Please can this be fixed quickly?
Pinging those who are able to help out in this basic functionality. Google is search.

I discovered this has broken when I was trying to show a new G+ user how it works.... only to find it doesn't. :D

#googleplusfail  
#notforblog  ___

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2015-01-08 20:13:01 (23 comments, 1 reshares, 58 +1s)Open 

New Beginnings Grow From the Past

01/26 - New Beginnings

New Beginnings of what? What does it mean? I'm glad you asked, or I hope you wanted to ask. :-).

This is the first of themed fortnightly posting in black and white and I have joined some of my friends in this 26 image challenge for 2015. So what is my own personal challenge? My aim in this challenge is to develop my black and white photography to tell some of my stories better than colour pictures could.

The image you see below illustrates my point. Here is a skilled craftsman who has a workshop full of modern tools and machines. Here, though, he is using a labour intensive method and an antique tool, to achieve the effect he is after. It is exactly the right tool for the job. It's not necessarily the easiest way, but it is the best way for him and for what he is making.

Black and... more »

New Beginnings Grow From the Past

01/26 - New Beginnings

New Beginnings of what? What does it mean? I'm glad you asked, or I hope you wanted to ask. :-).

This is the first of themed fortnightly posting in black and white and I have joined some of my friends in this 26 image challenge for 2015. So what is my own personal challenge? My aim in this challenge is to develop my black and white photography to tell some of my stories better than colour pictures could.

The image you see below illustrates my point. Here is a skilled craftsman who has a workshop full of modern tools and machines. Here, though, he is using a labour intensive method and an antique tool, to achieve the effect he is after. It is exactly the right tool for the job. It's not necessarily the easiest way, but it is the best way for him and for what he is making.

Black and white photography is where it all started - historically and also personally for many of us. We now have tools that allow us to process our digital photographs in colour or in black and white, as we choose. So usually we choose colour as... everyone loves colour. And the picture comes out of the camera in colour. But that's not always best. Sometimes colour is a distraction. Sometimes, to tell a photographic story with the emphasis where you want it, black and white is the answer. My aim is to discover the right time and the best way to use this medium to tell my stories.

In case you are wondering,  the craftsman here is in fact my husband +Steven Kennard​​​, and he is making the beading trim for my new kitchen cabinets. The name of a previous owner of the plane he is using is engraved above his own name on the end as you can see by zooming in. He is following in the footsteps of craftsmen through the ages, keeping with the traditions of fine craftsmanship. This is also part of my aim in my exploration of my black and white photography in this project. I am looking forward to it and hope that you will follow me in my journey of discovery.

Steven tells me that this plane was probably owned by his grandfather who would have given it to him. He doesn't know who the previous name belonged to, but it was apparently the custom in England, on the death of a craftsman, such as a furniture maker or cabinetmaker for his tools to be sold to help his widow. His own grandfather (also a skilled woodworker) might have come by the plane this way.

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#BWProject26 | Curated by +Tisha Montgomery​​​ +Brandon Luk​​​ +Lauri Novak​​​ +Alison Christensen​​​ ___

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2015-01-08 02:56:59 (6 comments, 1 reshares, 29 +1s)Open 

Streams aren't what they used to be! Can we help fix it? Let's try to beat the algorithm. If you comment on my post here, I will go to your page and plus and comment as +Tamara Pruessner​ (she can't do it all herself) and see if we can't get our streams to show the posts that we want to see.

#notforblog  

New Day's Hope

I have been doing a lot of thinking about how my main stream no longer shows everyone, or even a few and their newest posts, about how my own posts get increasingly smaller interaction, and how if my posts are doing that, then everyone's are.  I think the algorithm that governs what we see and what others see of our own stuff has gotten too restrictive.  And it frustrates me to no end - especially when I have 100 new posts in my stream and most are either 24 hours old, something I have already seen (and plussed or commented) or both.  Fresh isn't happening anymore and it is FRUSTRATING.

I don't normally notify anyone of my posts but for this, I am (and I am not even sure how many will get the notification - over 3500 in my circles).  What I am proposing is an experiment of sorts.  To all of those that comment on this post, I will go to your stream and plus the heck out of you, comment as much as possible, and over the next week, share a few my favorite posts.  Here is the catch - you have to share this post or something similar, calling your own circles to action.  

Let's see if we can shake up the algorithm a bit.  Let's see if we can take back control of our streams LIKE WE SHOULD HAVE.  Let's see if our streams start showing our favorite people again.  A week from now, I will make a new post so I can see if my stream has changed... hopefully, mine will and so will yours.

#ShakeUpTheStream   #landscapephotography   #landscape   #Arizona   #desert   #sunrise  

#throughtamseyes  ___Streams aren't what they used to be! Can we help fix it? Let's try to beat the algorithm. If you comment on my post here, I will go to your page and plus and comment as +Tamara Pruessner​ (she can't do it all herself) and see if we can't get our streams to show the posts that we want to see.

#notforblog  

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2015-01-06 18:21:12 (45 comments, 3 reshares, 186 +1s)Open 

Joni Has a Job-She's a Carrier Dog!

At last! The big day has arrived! Joni has her first job.

Joni comes from working stock and there is nothing that gives her more pleasure than having a job to do.... especially if that job can include chasing her blue ball in her work breaks. This was her second walk as a carrier dog and she carried her blue ball in her saddle bags (along with about 2 pounds of additional weight) on her walk. She gets more exercise this way as the weight tires her out (or it's supposed to, anyway!). She doesn't seem to mind wearing the harness with the pack and still manages to fly over the snow after her blue ball. We thought you would like to see Joni in her new job. (Don't tell her, but the bags don't really contain anything that needs delivering, just some rice and lentils, or water. I don't want to spoil it for her.)

Are... more »

Joni Has a Job-She's a Carrier Dog!

At last! The big day has arrived! Joni has her first job.

Joni comes from working stock and there is nothing that gives her more pleasure than having a job to do.... especially if that job can include chasing her blue ball in her work breaks. This was her second walk as a carrier dog and she carried her blue ball in her saddle bags (along with about 2 pounds of additional weight) on her walk. She gets more exercise this way as the weight tires her out (or it's supposed to, anyway!). She doesn't seem to mind wearing the harness with the pack and still manages to fly over the snow after her blue ball. We thought you would like to see Joni in her new job. (Don't tell her, but the bags don't really contain anything that needs delivering, just some rice and lentils, or water. I don't want to spoil it for her.)

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#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #dog   #doglovers   #JonisDiary   #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni  ___

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2015-01-05 12:30:06 (7 comments, 1 reshares, 25 +1s)Open 

Very Powerful

It's a short talk. But it's powerful. I hope you'll watch it.

#notforblog



Very Powerful

It's a short talk. But it's powerful. I hope you'll watch it.

#notforblog

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2015-01-01 20:09:53 (26 comments, 13 reshares, 221 +1s)Open 

Coastal Cliff Erosion Kingsport Beach

This was taken on another late afternoon walk with Joni and Linda at low tide with a threatening sky framing the horizon. (It frequently seems to be threatening over Blomidon Cliff that you see in the distance.... or is it that I just like to take photographs when the sky is heavy with cloud??)

Storms will often leave a changed landscape and on the latest of those walks we could really see the difference in the formation of the sandy cliff walls and the trees that had fallen down the sides of the face. The light was just hitting the sand and the end of that spit of land. 

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#coastalthursday +Coastal Thursday by +David Polzine +Jon... more »

Coastal Cliff Erosion Kingsport Beach

This was taken on another late afternoon walk with Joni and Linda at low tide with a threatening sky framing the horizon. (It frequently seems to be threatening over Blomidon Cliff that you see in the distance.... or is it that I just like to take photographs when the sky is heavy with cloud??)

Storms will often leave a changed landscape and on the latest of those walks we could really see the difference in the formation of the sandy cliff walls and the trees that had fallen down the sides of the face. The light was just hitting the sand and the end of that spit of land. 

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#coastalthursday +Coastal Thursday by +David Polzine +Jon Kahn 

#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood 

#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Nader El Assy +Michael Garza +Leo Schubert +David D +Jesse Martineau +Mike Hankey

#bellesphotos +Belles photos by +Jean-Louis LAURENCE +Claudya Bonnet

#PhotoManiaCanada by +Giselle Savoie +Mark HELM___

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2014-12-31 17:04:11 (12 comments, 1 reshares, 46 +1s)Open 

Hungry Snake

It's bitter cold today and no reptile would be moving around, so this is a summer memory. We had fun this past year meeting up with +Alex Lapidus and +Linda Villers and we spent the day sharing with them some of our favourite spots. On our walk to the Kejimkujik seaside adjunct, we spotted this fellow with a frog in his mouth. The frog was easily 4 times as wide as the snake and the back legs (from my memory) were being swallowed as the snake began to ingest his prey. I can't interpret the look on the face of any reptile, but I am pretty sure I saw panic in the eyes of that frog. As we came nearer, the snake was startled and relaxed its grip for a second. The frog struggled free and hopped off and the snake, disappointed and no doubt hungry, turned to make his own escape into the undergrowth beside the path.

For today's #wildlifewednesday by +MikeSp... more »

Hungry Snake

It's bitter cold today and no reptile would be moving around, so this is a summer memory. We had fun this past year meeting up with +Alex Lapidus and +Linda Villers and we spent the day sharing with them some of our favourite spots. On our walk to the Kejimkujik seaside adjunct, we spotted this fellow with a frog in his mouth. The frog was easily 4 times as wide as the snake and the back legs (from my memory) were being swallowed as the snake began to ingest his prey. I can't interpret the look on the face of any reptile, but I am pretty sure I saw panic in the eyes of that frog. As we came nearer, the snake was startled and relaxed its grip for a second. The frog struggled free and hopped off and the snake, disappointed and no doubt hungry, turned to make his own escape into the undergrowth beside the path.

For today's #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak +Morkel Erasmus
and a little late for
#ReptileMonday +Reptile Monday by +Will Pirnasch +Nicole Best

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2014-12-20 14:52:51 (9 comments, 0 reshares, 44 +1s)Open 

Joni Playing Ball

I was using different settings on my camera this summer, experimenting with motion captures and Joni was an ideal subject for this blurred motion study. Border Collie playing ball. She doesn't stop for long, just long enough to will me to throw it again.

It's not so green on the ground now, but I had better get out and play ball with her anyway as her energy only seems to increase in the winter! Have a great weekend everyone!

For my friends on #unsharpsaturday #softfocussaturday +Unsharp Saturday v2.0 by +Alex Lapidus +Julianne Bockius +Jetski Jones +Patrice Christian +Nadia Pewinski

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#blur   #motioncapture  

Joni Playing Ball

I was using different settings on my camera this summer, experimenting with motion captures and Joni was an ideal subject for this blurred motion study. Border Collie playing ball. She doesn't stop for long, just long enough to will me to throw it again.

It's not so green on the ground now, but I had better get out and play ball with her anyway as her energy only seems to increase in the winter! Have a great weekend everyone!

For my friends on #unsharpsaturday #softfocussaturday +Unsharp Saturday v2.0 by +Alex Lapidus +Julianne Bockius +Jetski Jones +Patrice Christian +Nadia Pewinski

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#blur   #motioncapture  ___

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2014-12-20 14:34:45 (23 comments, 0 reshares, 97 +1s)Open 

In a Blaze of Glory

Today I thought we could bravely face head on the blaze of colour in this sunset. This photo was taken from exactly the same spot as my photograph shared yesterday but that one was facing the gentler eastern sky. It is often the more striking and dramatic that instantly attracts our attention, while the soft and kind sits quietly just behind us.   This more muted one is found in this post:  https://plus.google.com/105804664540125819976/posts/bZZWRKiGAd2 .

I hope that your day passes in a blaze of fun and excitement with moments of moving and warm gentleness for comfort.

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As it is #sunsetsaturday by +Dennis Hoffbuhr​

#landscapephotography+La... more »

In a Blaze of Glory

Today I thought we could bravely face head on the blaze of colour in this sunset. This photo was taken from exactly the same spot as my photograph shared yesterday but that one was facing the gentler eastern sky. It is often the more striking and dramatic that instantly attracts our attention, while the soft and kind sits quietly just behind us.   This more muted one is found in this post:  https://plus.google.com/105804664540125819976/posts/bZZWRKiGAd2 .

I hope that your day passes in a blaze of fun and excitement with moments of moving and warm gentleness for comfort.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca__ .

As it is #sunsetsaturday by +Dennis Hoffbuhr​

#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography​ +Landscape Photography Show​ +Margaret Tompkins​ +Jim Warthman​ +Kevin Rowe​ +Johan Peijnenburg​ +David Heath Williams​ +Tom Hierl​ +Carolyn Lim​ +Howard L. Smith​ +Kai Kosonen​ +Sheila B. DuBois​ +Toshi Nakamura​ +David Pilasky​ +Bill Wood​ 
and for
#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape​ curated by +Nader El Assy​ +Michael Garza​ +Leo Schubert​ +David D​ +Jesse Martineau​ +Mike Hankey​___

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2014-12-19 22:27:20 (20 comments, 6 reshares, 105 +1s)Open 

Look East

We were near the end of a road trip, after driving through some heavy rains interspersed with dramatic bursts of light through the clouds.

As the sun began to set the sky was aflame with colour and drama. The intensity of the sunset was almost overwhelming and Steven stopped the car for me to dash out to the side of the road, dodging rain drops to try to find a decent foreground for some photographs. I took a few and then I looked behind, to the East. The pastoral scene, with the last of the autumn leaves at the bottom of a green stretch of grass and bounded by a field of ripened gold corn was a beautiful foreground to the more muted, but still beautiful reflection of the garish colours in the West.

I am in the mood for a more tasteful, gentle palette tonight and so am sharing the Eastern sky view. It also fits the +Farm Friday  #farmfriday  theme,c... more »

Look East

We were near the end of a road trip, after driving through some heavy rains interspersed with dramatic bursts of light through the clouds.

As the sun began to set the sky was aflame with colour and drama. The intensity of the sunset was almost overwhelming and Steven stopped the car for me to dash out to the side of the road, dodging rain drops to try to find a decent foreground for some photographs. I took a few and then I looked behind, to the East. The pastoral scene, with the last of the autumn leaves at the bottom of a green stretch of grass and bounded by a field of ripened gold corn was a beautiful foreground to the more muted, but still beautiful reflection of the garish colours in the West.

I am in the mood for a more tasteful, gentle palette tonight and so am sharing the Eastern sky view. It also fits the +Farm Friday  #farmfriday  theme, curated by myself, +Steven Kennard, +Susanne Stelle and +Alessia De Bonis. Have a wonderful weekend everyone!

This was taken on the same evening which, not long before produced this scene: https://plus.google.com/105804664540125819976/posts/cn1PfKbaXnq .

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#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood 

#hqsplandscape +HQSP Landscape curated by +Nader El Assy +Michael Garza +Leo Schubert +David D +Jesse Martineau +Mike Hankey

And for my friends at  #PhotoManiaCanada - +Giselle Savoie and +Mark HELM who are a great support to Canadian photographers.

#Canada   #Canadianlandscapes   #Ontario___

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2014-12-16 11:33:18 (13 comments, 1 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

edit: back to one bell system after listening to user feedback

Announcement post here: https://plus.google.com/118170059441102440825/posts/dqhFxBB92sX

Wondering How the Two Notifications Bells Work?

+Jaana Nyström​​​ has this and tricks for us all.

Thanks Jaana!

#notforblog

New Notifications feature explored

We now have 2 Notification bells instead of one. (Top / Lower Bell).

The Top bell follows you around all Google products, from Gmail to YouTube.
The bottom bell is for Google+ only and gives you more choices in how you wish to check your notifications.

Why, you may wonder?
I'll say wait and see: There's often a method in the Google+ madness! :D
Now read on and see all the screenshots in this album to learn more...


#Update     #Notifications     #Jaanatip     #Googleplus  ___edit: back to one bell system after listening to user feedback

Announcement post here: https://plus.google.com/118170059441102440825/posts/dqhFxBB92sX

Wondering How the Two Notifications Bells Work?

+Jaana Nyström​​​ has this and tricks for us all.

Thanks Jaana!

#notforblog

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2014-12-12 21:08:58 (27 comments, 4 reshares, 107 +1s)Open 

Beautiful and Elegant, Alert for Danger

I guess she didn't see me as a threat when we were stopped by her. This deer was in the woods in Ontario, not far from Arnprior, where we were visiting in November. She was very close to us and stood still long enough that I managed to get several photos of her. Deer always make me catch my breath with wonder and when I was younger, they could move me to tears when I saw them. They have such a beautiful grace and elegance for creatures of their size that I never fail to be delighted at the sight of them.

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend, filled with joy at the beauty that is around us in whatever part of the world we are.

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Beautiful and Elegant, Alert for Danger

I guess she didn't see me as a threat when we were stopped by her. This deer was in the woods in Ontario, not far from Arnprior, where we were visiting in November. She was very close to us and stood still long enough that I managed to get several photos of her. Deer always make me catch my breath with wonder and when I was younger, they could move me to tears when I saw them. They have such a beautiful grace and elegance for creatures of their size that I never fail to be delighted at the sight of them.

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend, filled with joy at the beauty that is around us in whatever part of the world we are.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith
with apologies for the late (or early) posting for #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak +Morkel Erasmus___

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2014-12-07 21:14:37 (21 comments, 1 reshares, 58 +1s)Open 

Waiting

Whatever this boy was waiting for in the snow, it was certainly far more interesting to him than I was. 

Waiting

Whatever this boy was waiting for in the snow, it was certainly far more interesting to him than I was. ___

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2014-12-05 20:43:57 (50 comments, 3 reshares, 160 +1s)Open 

Joni is a Year Old

It seems as if she has always been a part of our lives and our daily routine. So it's hard to imagine that she is only a year old. At the same time it seems only a short while ago she was a little short nosed puppy playing with her blue ball under the rungs of the kitchen chairs.

Our Joni is now a year old and has all the best qualities of the border collie, developing more and more as she grows. She has the intensity (here she is watching the blue ball in the launcher that Steve is holding for her) and the energy. She has the intelligence and the love of learning. She also has the patience (as here) to wait until she is told to do the job she is waiting to do. When we take her out on her walks, as she runs free, if we have the ball and launcher she watches us and won't go far. She completely ignores anyone and anything else. If we have the ball, all... more »

Joni is a Year Old

It seems as if she has always been a part of our lives and our daily routine. So it's hard to imagine that she is only a year old. At the same time it seems only a short while ago she was a little short nosed puppy playing with her blue ball under the rungs of the kitchen chairs.

Our Joni is now a year old and has all the best qualities of the border collie, developing more and more as she grows. She has the intensity (here she is watching the blue ball in the launcher that Steve is holding for her) and the energy. She has the intelligence and the love of learning. She also has the patience (as here) to wait until she is told to do the job she is waiting to do. When we take her out on her walks, as she runs free, if we have the ball and launcher she watches us and won't go far. She completely ignores anyone and anything else. If we have the ball, all we have to do is say 'down' and she drops to the ground. If she has the ball in her mouth then she is not quite so keen to do as she's told, though she just runs around us teasing us and trying to bounce it on the grass or the hard sand if we are on the beach.

She loves to run up the seats of the bleachers on the sports field, running along the boards then jumping from seat to seat up and down in her own private agility course. Here you see her on the top row, pretty much at the height of Steven's head, as he is holding her attention with.... you guessed it.... the blue ball !

A few people have said to me that they particularly missed seeing pictures of Joni, in particular my dear G+ friends , +Christina Lihani and +Ursula Klepper.  Thanks to you both for your friendship.

#dogloversworldwide +DOG LOVERS Worldwide by +Robert SKREINER 

#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion +Andy Smith

#noapologies #bordercollie #puppy #JonisDiary  #AdayinthelifeofJoni #fansofJoni 

#fidofriday +Fido Friday by +mel peifer +Lisa Lisa +Suhaib Ayaz +Wes Lum___

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2014-11-29 22:47:53 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Rare Patient Voice

A chance to sign up here if you suffer from a rare disease. They are giving away $10 gift certificates for those who qualify.

Please mention me as the referrer if you heard it from me and you sign up.

https://www.rarepatientvoice.com/sign-up/

#notforblog  

Rare Patient Voice

A chance to sign up here if you suffer from a rare disease. They are giving away $10 gift certificates for those who qualify.

Please mention me as the referrer if you heard it from me and you sign up.

https://www.rarepatientvoice.com/sign-up/

#notforblog  ___

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2014-11-23 21:47:24 (18 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)Open 

Disaster - Have all your photos been deleted from G+ and Picasaweb? - This post explains how you can recover them

It can happen that, if you have your device (phone or tablet) set to sync your G+ content and you then delete any or all synced images on it, they will also be deleted from G+ (and thus Picasaweb). Gone. Deleted, not to be found anywhere. All of the albums  that might have contained the deleted photos still show in Picasaweb, but there are no images left in them. No albums show in G+ at all, even (of course) the profile image can be gone if you deleted all of your images on the phone. 

There is a way to recover these photos, the posts and the comments and plusses that were associated with them!

1. Mouse over the icon on the left of your G+ page and in the drop down menu, select Photos.

2. When you see the page thats... more »

Disaster - Have all your photos been deleted from G+ and Picasaweb? - This post explains how you can recover them

It can happen that, if you have your device (phone or tablet) set to sync your G+ content and you then delete any or all synced images on it, they will also be deleted from G+ (and thus Picasaweb). Gone. Deleted, not to be found anywhere. All of the albums  that might have contained the deleted photos still show in Picasaweb, but there are no images left in them. No albums show in G+ at all, even (of course) the profile image can be gone if you deleted all of your images on the phone. 

There is a way to recover these photos, the posts and the comments and plusses that were associated with them!

1. Mouse over the icon on the left of your G+ page and in the drop down menu, select Photos.

2. When you see the page that should contain your photos, you will see "Highlights", "All Photos" and "More". Click on "More"

3. In that drop down menu, select "Bin". This will contain your content that has been deleted over the past 30 days. (Content deleted prior to that is gone permanently, unfortunately.)

3. As you mouse over an image, or over a complete album, you will see "Restore" or "Delete Permanently". Select *Restore". 

I hope this helps you to find and restore photos you might have accidentally deleted from Google+! You can find more information on this posting by +Gplus Expertise https://plus.google.com/u/0/109164280656499025716/posts/ZPKpQ1rcseh 

#googleplustips   #googleplusphotos   #restorelostphotos   #photosdeleted  

Thanks to +Jon Emerson +Grace Carlyle for their help with fixing the original problem and to +Jaana Nyström who has also provided a helpful link to managing photos on G+ in the comments to this post.

#notforblog  ___

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2014-11-17 21:03:45 (15 comments, 2 reshares, 83 +1s)Open 

Cloudy with a Chance of Flowers

Yesterday the weather forecaster announced on CBC radio that it would be "Cloudy with a chance of flowers". I wish. I just had to share that with you all and hope it made you laugh as it did us.

On our recent road trip, as we were driving along the 401 in the direction of Toronto, the evening sky was really interesting and changed constantly. These fingers of light reaching down to touch the stretching bare trees were quite beautiful.

The sunset was stunning and I stopped to photograph it a little later, but I liked this one for today. It was taken out of the car window.

It's been pouring with rain all day today, melting the snow that fell on the weekend. The winter is settling in. I wish it weren't so early.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to... more »

Cloudy with a Chance of Flowers

Yesterday the weather forecaster announced on CBC radio that it would be "Cloudy with a chance of flowers". I wish. I just had to share that with you all and hope it made you laugh as it did us.

On our recent road trip, as we were driving along the 401 in the direction of Toronto, the evening sky was really interesting and changed constantly. These fingers of light reaching down to touch the stretching bare trees were quite beautiful.

The sunset was stunning and I stopped to photograph it a little later, but I liked this one for today. It was taken out of the car window.

It's been pouring with rain all day today, melting the snow that fell on the weekend. The winter is settling in. I wish it weren't so early.

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#naturemonday +NatureMonday by +Rolf Hicker +Jen Baptist

#treetuesday +Tree Tuesday by +Christina Lawrie  +Allan Cabrera +Ralph Mendoza +Kim Troutman +David R Robinson___

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2014-11-13 16:03:53 (17 comments, 4 reshares, 72 +1s)Open 

Coffee by Steven courtesy of Rancilio, Mug by Teresa Wingar of Ontario

For #coffeethursday courtesty of the two who love to see these on a Thursday - +Stuart Dyckhoff  and +Jason Kowing 

This gorgeous little mug is just the right size for a small Americano (almost a straight espresso). We love the work of this lovely potter, Teresa Wingar. Her sense of colour and the attention to detail in her patterns make her one of our favourite craftsmen. We each brought home a small mug made by Teresa as a souvenir of our visit to Ontario and her studio.

We're glad to be home, though we had a wonderful time with friends and family while we were away.

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Coffee by Steven courtesy of Rancilio, Mug by Teresa Wingar of Ontario

For #coffeethursday courtesty of the two who love to see these on a Thursday - +Stuart Dyckhoff  and +Jason Kowing 

This gorgeous little mug is just the right size for a small Americano (almost a straight espresso). We love the work of this lovely potter, Teresa Wingar. Her sense of colour and the attention to detail in her patterns make her one of our favourite craftsmen. We each brought home a small mug made by Teresa as a souvenir of our visit to Ontario and her studio.

We're glad to be home, though we had a wonderful time with friends and family while we were away.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it (and more): http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#handmade   #craftsmanship   #craftsman   #pottery   #canadiantalent   ___

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2014-11-10 23:09:08 (46 comments, 3 reshares, 128 +1s)Open 

An Un-Anniversary Celebration

We are in Quebec city, having a great couple of days on our way home from a bit of a tour around friends and family in Ontario and Quebec. Last night we found a little restaurant, the Café de Paris, not far from the Château Frontenac in the old town and were sitting, waiting for our meal to be served. I was talking pictures of various things in the restaurant when the owner came up and asked if I wanted him to take a photograph of us... Um... Sure, I agreed. He then proceeded to stand on a chair with my camera and tried to zoom in with the lens (he couldn't as it was my prime 40mm) and then he complained when the lens was moving in and out (trying to focus). I asked him if he knew what he was doing and he said he did. Then he said that the picture was looking blurry. I told him how to focus and all seemed to be well. Suddenly his hand holding the camerad... more »

An Un-Anniversary Celebration

We are in Quebec city, having a great couple of days on our way home from a bit of a tour around friends and family in Ontario and Quebec. Last night we found a little restaurant, the Café de Paris, not far from the Château Frontenac in the old town and were sitting, waiting for our meal to be served. I was talking pictures of various things in the restaurant when the owner came up and asked if I wanted him to take a photograph of us... Um... Sure, I agreed. He then proceeded to stand on a chair with my camera and tried to zoom in with the lens (he couldn't as it was my prime 40mm) and then he complained when the lens was moving in and out (trying to focus). I asked him if he knew what he was doing and he said he did. Then he said that the picture was looking blurry. I told him how to focus and all seemed to be well. Suddenly his hand holding the camera dropped and there was a crash! He had dropped a metal cup just to give us a fright. :D What a great sense of humour. He was Italian, perhaps that had something to do with it?

For some reason he had decided that it was our wedding anniversary and wanted us to gaze lovingly at each other, then hold hands, then finally we had to kiss and Steve was told to 'take your time'. So here is the picture. What a clown he was! He then asked us if we wanted an after dinner drink, on the house. That sounded good, so we sat and waited... But those promised drinks never arrived. Eventually we paid the bill and left. Anyway, here we are on our very merry un-anniversary.

We will soon be home, with lots of photos and good memories.___

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2014-11-04 04:27:57 (17 comments, 1 reshares, 59 +1s)Open 

Best Ever Rendition of 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' (in my opinion)

I keep trying to buy this track, just haven't been able to, as I guess it isn't available in Canada, so I have to listen on YouTube. This version brings this song to life in a way I had never heard it.

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Live from Atlanta): http://youtu.be/Ozd2ja7mAgM

#notforblog

Best Ever Rendition of 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' (in my opinion)

I keep trying to buy this track, just haven't been able to, as I guess it isn't available in Canada, so I have to listen on YouTube. This version brings this song to life in a way I had never heard it.

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Live from Atlanta): http://youtu.be/Ozd2ja7mAgM

#notforblog___

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2014-10-30 16:10:37 (18 comments, 9 reshares, 100 +1s)Open 

A Bee on Every Flower

There is a beautiful clump of brightly coloured flowers that grows wild down the side of our drive. Every time I walk by it is buzzing with bees and a closer look shows that every flower has a bee. As one tires of the bloom and flies to the next, a new bee takes its place. The cars going by on the road below cause a constant wind that blows bees and blooms around, making it difficult to catch a still moment to photograph. I did manage this time.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

For #beethursday +Bee Thursday by +Dorothy Pugh

#close2home +Close2Home by +Brett Sivits  +Rebecca Johnson +Pia Raben  +Shaun Stewart +José Juan Escudero +Howard Weitzel +john adams

A Bee on Every Flower

There is a beautiful clump of brightly coloured flowers that grows wild down the side of our drive. Every time I walk by it is buzzing with bees and a closer look shows that every flower has a bee. As one tires of the bloom and flies to the next, a new bee takes its place. The cars going by on the road below cause a constant wind that blows bees and blooms around, making it difficult to catch a still moment to photograph. I did manage this time.

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

For #beethursday +Bee Thursday by +Dorothy Pugh

#close2home +Close2Home by +Brett Sivits  +Rebecca Johnson +Pia Raben  +Shaun Stewart +José Juan Escudero +Howard Weitzel +john adams___

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2014-10-29 22:25:20 (32 comments, 2 reshares, 90 +1s)Open 

Autumn Leaves near Arnprior Ontario

Those who have followed my postings on G+ have probably noticed that it's been a long time since I posted. No, I am not posting somewhere else, I have not moved to a new social network ;-). I have not been on a mentorship. I have just  been ill, not able to do what I wanted to. So now I am hoping to be able to get back into sharing some of the images I have taken recently.

This one, however, was taken this time last year, when I was in Ontario. It seemed a good time to share it, as the colours are still beautiful, though many of the leaves have fallen. I hope you enjoy it.

For all my G+ friends, most particularly my good friend +Ursula Klepper who is a terrific support and friend, behind the scenes. Thank you Ursula. One of these days we will sit on that bench and talk. Maybe beside a lovely lake such as this.

Therea... more »

Autumn Leaves near Arnprior Ontario

Those who have followed my postings on G+ have probably noticed that it's been a long time since I posted. No, I am not posting somewhere else, I have not moved to a new social network ;-). I have not been on a mentorship. I have just  been ill, not able to do what I wanted to. So now I am hoping to be able to get back into sharing some of the images I have taken recently.

This one, however, was taken this time last year, when I was in Ontario. It seemed a good time to share it, as the colours are still beautiful, though many of the leaves have fallen. I hope you enjoy it.

For all my G+ friends, most particularly my good friend +Ursula Klepper who is a terrific support and friend, behind the scenes. Thank you Ursula. One of these days we will sit on that bench and talk. Maybe beside a lovely lake such as this.

There are some Canada Geese resting on the water, so it is suitable for posting to my friend Margaret's theme #waterbirdwednesday +Water Bird Wednesday (by +Margaret Tompkins )

HQSP Landscape
#hqsplandscape , +HQSP Landscape curated by +Nader El Assy +Luca Ferroglio +Craig Loxley +Dorothy Pugh +Jesse Martineau +David D

and for #leavesonthursday +Leaves On Thursday by  +Mehdia Ridder

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2014-10-04 20:39:45 (12 comments, 0 reshares, 18 +1s)Open 

Attention Please Google Plus Helpers

Below this was my comment on the original posting. I am including it here so that my feelings are made clear. But +Natosha Davis has a genuine problem and others are also experiencing it. Can someone from Google help her out and fix the problem?

I am hating all the messages about 'let's move out'.
It's making me bored with my notification messages and my stream for the number I see when all they are doing is talking about another network.

And no, I'm not moving out.

I like it here. I grew up as a photographer here and learned so much from the mentorships I was given freely and hopefully I helped others learn on the ones I helped mentor. I even held am still holding a couple of (free) private ones for those who are shy or just close friends.

I made good friends here. 

I understand that therea... more »

+Google+ +Google+ Help what is this about??

I'm in Chrome...even cleared out history and cache. Makes no difference. It does not do this on my android though. Started yesterday. Some other people are having the same problem ___Attention Please Google Plus Helpers

Below this was my comment on the original posting. I am including it here so that my feelings are made clear. But +Natosha Davis has a genuine problem and others are also experiencing it. Can someone from Google help her out and fix the problem?

I am hating all the messages about 'let's move out'.
It's making me bored with my notification messages and my stream for the number I see when all they are doing is talking about another network.

And no, I'm not moving out.

I like it here. I grew up as a photographer here and learned so much from the mentorships I was given freely and hopefully I helped others learn on the ones I helped mentor. I even held am still holding a couple of (free) private ones for those who are shy or just close friends.

I made good friends here. 

I understand that there are some real issues going on with G+. 
But I love being able to plus one the posts I like (even if they don't always stick) and know who else has commented on them. And I like being able to see a photo properly without scrolling. And I like being able to zoom in to see detail (and check metadata if I am curious as to how the shot was taken, or if the poster really took that image himself). And I love being able to actually recognise who has posted because their name is clearly visible. And I love being able to use a decent android app. Because often I access on mobile.

So I shall keep posting here. Because I like it. Warts and all.

Hold on Natosha, that can only be a temporary glitch. This ship has not been abandoned.

#notforblog  

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2014-09-29 20:27:23 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 13 +1s)Open 

Richard and Teddy Thompson - Persuasion

Father and son in their beautiful version of "Persuasion". For my friend +Jasbir S. Randhawa who loves the same kind of music as we do.

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Richard and Teddy Thompson - Persuasion

Father and son in their beautiful version of "Persuasion". For my friend +Jasbir S. Randhawa who loves the same kind of music as we do.

#notforblog  ___

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2014-09-24 19:07:27 (28 comments, 2 reshares, 75 +1s)Open 

(Probably) Immature Wood Duck

Until I learn otherwise, I am saying that it is probably an immature female wood duck, as identified by +Mike Goodwin and seconded by +Stephen Thackeray -  thanks a lot you two! I will change the title once we are 100% sure. 

Another young bird photographed on the same overcast rainy day in Miner's Marsh in August. I thought it was a young mallard, but I see more clearly now that it probably isn't, as there seem to be no photographs of mallards with white stripes around the eyes and the base of the bill is not the right colour. There are many wrong things about it (not wrong, of course, just wrong for mallard) in my thinking, so I am stumped here. My bird app has not come up with an answer. Can you?

If you can identify it I will amend the title with the species name and credit you with the identification! (Now there'sinc... more »

(Probably) Immature Wood Duck

Until I learn otherwise, I am saying that it is probably an immature female wood duck, as identified by +Mike Goodwin and seconded by +Stephen Thackeray -  thanks a lot you two! I will change the title once we are 100% sure. 

Another young bird photographed on the same overcast rainy day in Miner's Marsh in August. I thought it was a young mallard, but I see more clearly now that it probably isn't, as there seem to be no photographs of mallards with white stripes around the eyes and the base of the bill is not the right colour. There are many wrong things about it (not wrong, of course, just wrong for mallard) in my thinking, so I am stumped here. My bird app has not come up with an answer. Can you?

If you can identify it I will amend the title with the species name and credit you with the identification! (Now there's incentive for you! ;-) - it can be a real claim to fame. LOL)

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown
#waterbirdwednesday +Water Bird Wednesday  by +Margaret Tompkins 
#webbywednesday +WebbyWednesday by +Celeste Odono 
#wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak +Morkel Erasmus ___

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2014-09-24 18:06:05 (12 comments, 0 reshares, 51 +1s)Open 

Immature Pied-Billed Grebe

I walked around the Kentville Miner's Marsh area a few weeks ago, on a dull day and managed to see quite a number of wildfowl, many of which were too far away to get decent photographs especially as the light was poor and it was windy. This youngster was swimming and diving not too far from the shore and I got several of him.  I thought at the time that when he went underwater it was almost as if he didn't so much dive as simply submerge out of sight. Almost as if he sank underwater.

He was a little hard for me to identify and even another (much better) bird photographer didn't have any idea what he might be, looking at my photographs. I was a little disheartened (feeling that my images had not done the bird justice) until I found it on my bird identification app and the images of it were no better than this one. He looks very odd, quite... more »

Immature Pied-Billed Grebe

I walked around the Kentville Miner's Marsh area a few weeks ago, on a dull day and managed to see quite a number of wildfowl, many of which were too far away to get decent photographs especially as the light was poor and it was windy. This youngster was swimming and diving not too far from the shore and I got several of him.  I thought at the time that when he went underwater it was almost as if he didn't so much dive as simply submerge out of sight. Almost as if he sank underwater.

He was a little hard for me to identify and even another (much better) bird photographer didn't have any idea what he might be, looking at my photographs. I was a little disheartened (feeling that my images had not done the bird justice) until I found it on my bird identification app and the images of it were no better than this one. He looks very odd, quite like a clown as the article below says. 

Today I found this information about the species, which is the second smallest grebe found in North America. http://ecobirder.blogspot.ca/2010/11/adventures-of-clown-duck.html 

Are you not able to comment on Google+ because you don't belong? Would you prefer to comment on my blog? It's right here with all my G+ posts on it: http://www.elliekennard.ca .

#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown
#waterbirdwednesday +Water Bird Wednesday by +Margaret Tompkins
#webbywednesday +WebbyWednesday by +Celeste Odono
#wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak +Morkel Erasmus___

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2014-09-23 14:11:01 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)Open 

Kami Thompson (Richard and Linda's daughter) and James Walbourne in The Rails, the opening act for the Chrissie Hynde concert.

Kami Thompson (Richard and Linda's daughter) and James Walbourne in The Rails, the opening act for the Chrissie Hynde concert.___

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2014-09-23 14:02:13 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 17 +1s)Open 

Chrissie Hynde's new album is out. One of my favourite tracks from it. She is touring US and one date in Canada... very soon!

Chrissie Hynde's new album is out. One of my favourite tracks from it. She is touring US and one date in Canada... very soon!___

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