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politics

On the eve of the political conventions, just a reminder that this blog supports the candidate everyone can agree on. (Image via Pinterest. )

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dire clover

A dire corgi and white clover on a summer evening.

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a very dire visit

The dire corgi paid a visit to the vet’s office this weekend. (Nothing major, just routine maintenance.). I photographed him in close quarters in the exam room, using the Lenka black and white camera software I downloaded last week. He’s … Continue reading

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the silver lens

I am now the proud owner of this silver lens– a 20-40mm f/2/8-4 zoom.  (Yes, if you saddle up a Canon or a Nikon, or even a Sony, that’s going to seem like a weird range of focal lengths, but … Continue reading

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dire corgi tv report

We were watching TV!  It was The Blacklist!  And there was a corgi!  He was in a truck!  And a spy fed him little powdered sugar donuts!  His name was Bosco!  Or maybe Roscoe! He got covered with powdered sugar! … Continue reading

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calligraphy dreams

Sometimes I think I would like to work really large And ink with a broom on giant paper taped to the floor. Then I think of dogs and black pawprints.

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a very dire interruption

I was sitting in my chair hunting through my camera manual for something or another, when I felt something bonk against my leg.  The dire corgi wanted me to throw the bone for him to chase, even though, in the … Continue reading

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dire action corgi!

The electrifying combination of a new computer and new photo management software* means a chance to look at some of the photographs that have been accumulating around the studio over the last few months.  So here’s a shot of the … Continue reading

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on the great dogs of belgium: the malinois

Everywhere else in the world, the Kennel Clubs recognize four breeds or varieties of Belgian shepherd dogs.  They are more or less identical except for coat color and texture.  The four are the Groenendael with a long black coat, the … Continue reading

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a rare breed: the hanover hound

This is Bumpus.  He is employed by our Sheriff’s Department in a search and rescue capacity and I met him today at a fundraiser for our local K9 units.  This fundraiser was held at our favorite diner and I kept … Continue reading

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