Through the Lens Weekend

Through the Lens I see peace in nature.

Happy Winter Solstice




'Let it Snow! Let it Snow! ' for Weekend Reflections link.



Haiku in Hando style  for Carpe Diem  Haiku link.


I see you, do you see me? For Camera Critters link


Lonely Dove resting in the sun for I Heart Macro 2 and Saturday's Critters link.




Haiku/Haiga for Haiku My Heart link and Carpe Diem Haiku





Moon Shot for Sky Watch Friday link.






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~ C.S. Lewis

Comments

  1. I especially love the first photo, though I think the doves are so sweet. You are very talented.

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  2. Awesome moon and terrific captures for the day as always, Carol!! Want to wish you a very Merry and Beautiful Christmas!! Enjoy!!

    Sylvia

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  3. Wonderful captures. I like that first shot.

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  4. Tender and beautiful dear Carol. Thank you for sharing the love up-close. Wishing you a warm and joyful Christmas.

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  5. I like your comment about seeing peace in nature through your lens - that's something I frequently try to capture. And sometimes the opposite too. Nice shots!

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  6. Just beautiful Carol. Great photos. Wishing you the same. Take care.

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  7. Beautiful photograph and I love the haiku especially the line "tears of joy and sorrowing"

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  8. Fantastic shots of the dove in the snow.

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  9. That's a great moon shot! Looks like it's being gently held in place by the clouds.

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  10. Love those snowy shots!

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  11. A wonderful series of photos! Happy SWF! I'm like you; not a big fan of using G+ and no one being able to find me back :-(

    Anyway, have a very Merry Christmas and see you in the New Year.

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  12. Love the moon and falling snow shot.
    Thanks for dropping by, happy holidays :)
    http://www.womenandperspectives.com/2013/12/sky-watch-playing-under-cloudless-blue.html

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  13. I love watching the doves! Great photos!
    Cheers from Cottage Country Ontario , ON, Canada!

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  14. Hi,Carol. Nice captures. I like the moon photo very much. I also like your Haiku. Thanks for sharing.

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  15. great photos Carol-I love how the mourning doves fluff up their feathers to keep warm. We have 4 pairs that visit us regularly. Merry, merry to you and Artmuse dog!

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  16. Isn't it interesting that tears can be both joyful and sad? Best to you during this holiday season!

    Seas, Farmers, and Canals

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  17. Nice post!
    Merry Christmas to you!

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  18. Awesome photos. I kind of wish it would snow here...just once.

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  19. I dont know if my comment "took" or not. Google/Blogger is acting odd.

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  20. This is nice!
    Merry Christmas to you!

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  21. Love the moon shot. Have a good Christmas.

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  22. i hope you have a wonderful christmas, carol.

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  23. oh, yay! you don't have google+ comments any more!!!!! yay!!!

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  24. gorgeous moon shot! beautiful haiku and lovely photos of the doves!

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  25. Tears... whether joyful or sorrowful .... are indeed a gift allowing our feelings to flow! Enjoy this holiday season! and thank you for sharing your beautiful take on the world around you and shining your light for all to see!

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  26. The moon looks so mysterious behind those dark clouds ... lovely haiga and photos. Merry Christmas, Carol :)

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  27. Your photos have a lovely soft feeling to them going well with your prose... Michelle

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  28. Nothing like a gentle snow fall for a peaceful night! Wonderful images this week.

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  29. It does not look like that out of my window!!

    Nice! (I don't mind the cold!)

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  30. A nice collection of shots. I especially like the sky.
    Hope you have a wonderful Christmas!!!

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  31. Merry Christmas, lovely photos.

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  32. That is one impressive dove. Yes, Mr. Dove...I see you quite well, and you are very pretty as are the moon and the snowfall. Happy Season. genie

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  33. Hello Carol, I love puddles in the pavement. Wishing you all the best this holiday. I am so happy to be able to come here and share in your posts. XO

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  34. Carol, your doves are so sweet! And I love the last moon shot, very pretty. Merry Christmas!

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  35. Ooohh, that snow looks wicked cold! Be warm and have a Merry Christmas!

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  36. The dove is so sweet! Happy Holidays, Carol!

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  37. Unfortunately we won't be having any snow for Christmas, but that doesn't matter, we already have the spirit in us!

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  38. I'm here to wish you (and not forgetting AM Dog) a Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year Carol.
    x

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  39. Danke für die schönen Bilder Carol

    schöne Weihnachten und ein gutes Jahr2014 wünschen das katerchen und der Pauli..man

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  40. Have a nice Saturday;
    Happy Holidays;
    Please stop by my blog Dec 25th - Jan 5th for 'The Twelve Days of Christmas' : 6th year celebration

    much love...

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  41. Being the last, the moon pic leaves a lingering and lasting impression. Great pics and great haiku. Merry Christmas to you, Carol!

    Hank

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  42. Wonderful images and I love both you haiku Carol.
    We're having a heatwave don here in Brisbane, so the coolness of snow was appreciated :)

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  43. Hando's puddle is getting a workout! ;)

    Merry Christmas!

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  44. That haiku inspired on Hando's haiku is really a masterpiece Carol. Thank you for sharing.

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  45. All of your pictures and your Haiku speak to me. Your blog emanates peace and comfort ... you teach lessons we should all absorb. I wish you a warm and family filled Christmas, Carol.

    Andrea @ From The Sol

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  46. I agree with everyone. You always pick just the right pictures for your lovely words. I simply love them!

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  47. Beautiful...the entire post Carol!!!
    And may I stop here right now....to wish you the best of holidays. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

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  48. Though the lens I see indefinite possibilities.

    Merry Christmas to you.

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  49. oohhhhh some of my favorite critters!! and your header image is stunning!!

    merry christmas carol, i hope you have a wonderful holiday!!

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  50. A wonderful series of photos! Happy Holidays and wishing you a Very Happy New Year! :)

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  51. Love those sweet doves.

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  52. interesting shots, and very nice haiku today...Happy Healthy Holidays, Carol....

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  53. Beautiful series. Love the dove and moon shots.

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