Spring has Arrived!

Finally . . . I was beginning to think spring would never get here.  I kicked it off with Sakura Sunday when I took a photography field trip with 7 women from the photoclub to the Cherry Blossom Festival in Philadelphia on April 10.  It was everything a photographer hopes for:  Perfect natural light, color everywhere, and of course cherry blossoms on the trees.  The entertainment provided amazing photo ops.  The Tamagawa Taiko Drum & Dance group and 10tecomai  were so energetic & colorful & talented; Salme and I quote: “Charming contemporary geisha girls from Tokyo” were pure fun to watch and listen to and an added attraction was the Harajuku Fashion Show fashion show presented by local area students.    And for our furry four-legged friends, there was the Prettiest in Pink dog show.


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” I may not be there yet, but I’m closer than I was yesterday. ” ~author unknown

I emerged from the darkroom with 5 prints this week!  And not just any five prints, but five prints that I actually consider . . . well . . . not half bad.  Of course there are still the technical issues of the film developing I have to work around.  But with a little perseverance and dad’s advice, I think I am finally getting the hang of this thing called film developing.  I even have enough b&w photos that I started a new page in my gallery title Black & White (of course).