THROUGH THE LENS WEEK 27


Through the lens I record the colorful seasonal transition.


(Scroll down for link you want as I continue to add to the blog post all week and weekend. Enjoy.)




Duke Ellington is quoted as saying: ' I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues.'


Haiku with prompt 'the blues' sharing with:


Carpe Diem Haiku Kai 





Lovely Cape Ann MA flower surviving despite Autumn rain and wind. Sharing with:

I Heart Macro




Last Sunday was beautiful here on Cape Ann MA ~ Sun is suppose to come again for Sunday.
Added a little 'pixie dust' for good measure and sharing with:

My Sunday Photo




It's another rainy day on Cape Ann MA and 'she' is adding light every where; including around me. Yes, I am 'working' again. So good to see y'all. xoxox ~ Doggie kisses! Sharing with:




Camera Critters

Saturday Critters




Sky over Cape Ann MA sharing with:


Sky Watch Friday





Haiku ~ sharing with: 

Haiku My Heart

Haiku Friday




Wild Weeds I love on Cape Ann MA  ~ edited but fun creation  as seen with my Assistant ArtMuseDog sharing with:

Friday Photo Journal




T for Texture and below ~ T for Tidal Pool ~ another photo below for Alphabe Thursday

Alphabe Thursday

Heron seen in Tide Pool  and Textured in Manchester MA ~ 'T for sharing with:

Alphabe Thursday




'Little and Big Pumpkins on Rockport MA sharing with:


Little Things Thursday




Beach on Cape Ann MA sharing with:

Black and White Wednesday





L for Legs ~ Rock Climbing Legs on Table Rock on Cape Ann MA sharing with:

Mrs Nesbitt's ABC Wednesday

Around the World Wednesday





A Haiku for you with the prompt 'sun rise' sharing with:


Carpe Diem Haiku Kai




Autumn is arriving on Cape Ann MA with colorful and happy decorations sharing with:


Our World Tuesday



We are wishing you the best in each day. 



Your posted comments add even more delight to our blog. Thanks!




QUOTE TO PONDER: 'We build too many walls and not enough bridges.' Issac Newton


HOUSE HOLD HINT: Fruit flies be gone! Use a small glass filled with apple cider-vinegar and 2 drops of dishwashing liquid ~ mix well.  Set out on counter. Flies will be attracted to the liquid mixture and be gone.

Comments

  1. Beautiful bright flowers and of course I especially like the Heron in the tide pool. Great photos.

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  2. You captured autumn's beginning so well. I like the flowers and figures.

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  3. That golden pumpkin looks very interesting.

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  4. Wonderful, colorful captures for the day!! Thanks for sharing the beauty of the new season!! Have a great week!!

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  5. Fall is one of my favorites for sure. We just put out Halloween decorations yesterday.

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  6. The colors in those first pictures are amazing :)

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  7. I love the heron and the beautiful flowers and pumpkins. Lovely Autumn arrangements.. Have a happy new week!

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  8. Your little Yorkie looks so much like mine. So cute. Your pictures are quite lovely, and you certainly made the rounds of the link-ups.

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  9. So many colors of asters! Love the gold pumpkin. It looks like it came from a fairy tale.

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  10. We are in full fall color here, Carol! It's my favorite season. I love your mums--I put a mum pot outside my garage and the deer ate every flower head. off of it...sigh.

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  11. I love autumn, with the wild weather swings and beautiful forests. Greetings from Socks, Laika, and Al in Colorado!

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  12. Carol and Art Muse -- it is always a pleasure to read your "editions"! Nice imagery -- visual and with words.

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  13. Love the haiku and the presentation especially.

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  14. Beautiful pictures ! I still try to ignore the first autumn signs, I don't like this season at all !

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  15. I love the colourful fall decorations and the beautiful beach. Enjoy your week!

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  16. Beautiful photos, Carol, and the touches of fall in them is just fantastic!

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  17. really lovely photos of the changing season-love those potted flowers with the scarecrows!

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  18. Pumpkins are beautiful.

    Heron is lovely.

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  19. I love the black and white photo, and the mums are pretty!

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  20. I love your pumpkins and your haiku!!

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  21. How pleasant to see the autumn decorations!

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  22. beautiful, so lovely, words and photos, I'm switching to a voice activated computer program for the visually challenged, I may be missing for a bit while things get transferred over, see you soon,

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  23. Lovely pumpkins, a vast assortment!

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  24. Is that you climbing that rock? Looks like fun! Tks for the countertop fruit fly tip. It also works in a spray bottle outside at the trash can. A little spray and...zap!

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  25. I think that the rock climber is extremely brave! I like all your photos!
    Have a great week.
    Wil, ABCW Team.

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  26. I love how you captured the light on the beach shot...

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  27. Hi Carol and Muse Dog. The rock climbing seemed like fun for the younger ones. The pool is pretty too. Happy "T" Day!
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  28. Stunning photos, Carol and I am loving those pumpkins too. xoxo

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  29. What pretty fall flowers- the scarecrows add just the right touch. I love the top shot with the dappled shade and I'm in awe of those people who can climb like that. It is truly only for the brave.

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  30. I always enjoy perusing through your beautiful photography. This week I'm especially drawn to your B&W shot of the beach scene. Blessings!

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  31. Climbing up this wall, I would get dizzy !

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  32. The apple is gorgeous! Great fall prints!

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  33. Beautiful pictures! aaaw.... but that doggie is sooo cute!

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  34. Love the photo with the pumpkins :)

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  35. Love the light and shadows on the beach. And the texture and subtlety of your apple shot is wonderful!

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  36. Awesome shots!
    the Beach on Cape shot do look great in black and white, and the guy who's rock climbing.. he looks pretty funny. :D

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  37. Gorgeous photos! I love fall so much!

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  38. Autumn's looking beautiful on the Cape, Carol! Loving all the color and fascinated by the texture photos -- I don't know how you do that, but I know it is wonderful.

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  39. Wow beautiful pics. Amazing combo of photo's. I love the pumpkin shot! Your post is perfect for the Fabulous Fall linky party!
    Come by and link up!

    http://myjourneyback-thejourneyback.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-fabulous-fall-linky-pumpkin-party.html

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  40. Love the sky....AND the adorable scarecrows!!

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  41. Such a lot in this post. I love the white clouds peeping over the top of the angry ones.

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  42. What pretty pictures - and I really like that quote.

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  43. good haiku, and your pictures are really wonderful! You are really gifted.

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  44. Your "indecisive sky" is lovely, and I really love the pumpkins, scarecrows & mums. 'Tis the season! :-) Have a great weekend!

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  45. amazing, so lovely, thank you so much for sharing, I always enjoy your images and words,

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  46. you always find such beauty around you!!

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  47. Love your haiku, Carol. You have a darling assistant. Beautiful sunrise header!

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  48. A wonderful post.

    Thank you for visiting Friko’s World.

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  49. This is a fun post. A metallic pumpkin? Now, that's a fun idea. I will copy your idea for this year's decoration.

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  50. Your photographs are wonderful! I especially love the different versions of the apple and your beautiful autumn decoration!

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  51. Thanks for heralding in the new season so wonderful with all your photographs. Have a great weekend.

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  52. happy autumn to you and your little pup!

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  53. Enjoyed my visit...and that fruit fly mix works well♪ http://lauriekazmierczak.com/tall-silos/

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  54. Been here before, but your posts are always worth more than one visit. Don't think I said before that I was glad to see your sweet helper back on the job!

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  55. How lovely, lots going on in this post and I always find them such an enjoyable read and look-see at your photos. Sending doggy kisses back to Artmuse Dog and a hug to you. Denise from Northern Virginia :)

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  56. Hello Carol, stopping back to say thank you for sharing your Art Muse doggie and great post.. Have a happy weekend!

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  57. darling little soul always makes me feel good

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  58. Love those pumpkins, especially the golden one!

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  59. I like all the light spangles around artmusedog, so cute! The heron is hunting as usual, the days go speeding by, and the weeks, and here it is fall again, hence the pumpkins and scarecrow dolls. How the time flies.

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  60. Gorgeous photos - love that harbour and the beautiful colours of those flowers.

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  61. What a great set of photos

    Thank you for linking up

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  62. Lovely words and photos :) Found you via #mysundayphoto

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  63. you always share a great varity of "life"!! your pup is, as always, adorable!! i like the varity of pumpkins, shape and color. i always say i am going to do that and i always fall short!!!

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  64. What a wonderful collection of photos x

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  65. What a lovely post of beautiful photos :) #mysundayphoto (www.my-family-ties.com)

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  66. I so resonate with your haiku on the blues. Feeling my internal decay slowly renew to second life. Lovely visit ♥

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  67. I imagine the trees are all singing the blues aren't they? :)

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  68. Wonderful white flower macro shot!

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  69. wonderful imagery both in photos and words!

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  70. Lovely images and words....love the sparkles and blue sky!

    Wishing you a happy week Carol,
    Ruby

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  71. A gorgeous collection of photos! I Your haiku is great!

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  72. I like the idea of renewal coming by letting things fall away,

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  73. Very nice composition in your Sky Watch Friday photo. Enjoyed.

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  74. A lovely haiga ... loved your bluesy feeling.

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  75. I straightaway loved your sunrise haiku...it speaks to me today. Enjoyed your lens perspective on many things, especially a magical looking artmusedog!

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  76. Wonderful set of photos and creative writing! Love the sky over the harbor and your cute little dog.

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  77. Wonderful collection of photos! Love your little dog! :) So cute!

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  78. Your "sparkly" photos are very dreamy. Nicely done. Thanks for stopping by Sanukipity and leaving the kind words.

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Thanks for your wonderful comments and support ~ Will always comment back ~ Namaste, Carol


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