Category Archives: Photos

Butterfly Wishes.

“There’s an ancient butterfly legend that reads, ‘If anyone desires a wish to come true, they must first capture a butterfly and whisper that wish to it,”  “Since a butterfly can make no sound, the butterfly can not reveal the … Continue reading

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I used a photo of my grandfather Jan Smit seated and an unknown gentleman. The photo was taken Circa 1930 possibly in Clanwilliam, Cape Provence, South Africa.

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Do over.

Photos Restored by Restoring and Coloring Old Family Pictures. (Facebook group) Click above to view on my YouTube Channel. I recently discovered the Facebook group Restoring and Coloring Old Family Pictures. So I have been re-scanning and photographing many of … Continue reading

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Cape Spear Lighthouse (2019)

“Lighting up the dark so bright… For all of those who sail by night.”

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St. John’s, N.L. (2019)

“A vibrant, historic, colourful, and contemporary city – 500 years young.” – Newfoundland and Labrador. 

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Quidi Vidi Village. (2019)

“Hiscock says there are stories from Italian and Portuguese that claim Quidi Vidi got its name for meaning ‘what a beautiful sight’ or ‘here is the divide for the land.’ (Ted DIllon/CBC)” – C.B.C. 

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Signal Hill (2019)

Newfoundland-“The place where land, water and sky embrace like old friends.”

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Shuswap Lake Provincial Park.-2019

After we left Hazelmere, we camped for one night at Shuswap Lake Provincial Park in B.C. , Canada. We have camped there before, you can see the post here. Our site number was 51.

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Coastal Renaissance.

“The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”  ― G.K. Chesterton

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Lost Lake Trail.

“The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness.” ~ John Muir

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