Weekly Photo Challenge: Illumination

I had several potential photographs for this challenge and I couldn’t choose, so here they are:

These two are in the town next to mine.  It was a beautiful twilight and the snow had recently stopped.  The illuminated street lights and car lights reflecting onto the snow was so lovely.

Car and street light illumination after snowIlluminated snow and lights Turners Falls, MA

I took a trip to Manhattan this past September and stopped at the Empire State Building, but didn’t go up after seeing the ridiculous $25 observation deck price.  The lobby and interior hallways were good enough for me.Empire State Building Model Sept. 2012Empire State Bldg lobby Sept. 2012 Empire State interior ceiling Sept. 2012This past spring there was a ferocious thunder-storm and I videotaped it with my camera, and this is one of the stills from the video.  I didn’t realize it was that close to me until after I took the film.  The raised hair on my arms told me it was time to go back inside.

May 2012 ThunderstormThe summer before last I went to visit one of my sisters in Rhode Island with some other friends, and we had a great day exploring Providence.Lupine and light Providence, R. I., 2011 Lupine in lights Providence, R.I., 2011The summer before last I also took off to the White Mountains for a day with a couple of friends, and it was one of those glorious June days that you wish would never end.  I’m in the middle.Friends Illuminated in the White Mountains




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6 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Illumination”

  1. Great pics Jerri, especially the lightening 🙂
    I like the picture of the three of you together in the mountains.. Incidentally my wife is a marcy too ( though I never call her that, oh no 🙂

    1. Lol, thanks Nick! I had so much fun up in the White Mountains of New Hampshire with my friends. We weren’t just smiling for the camera, we were thoroughly enjoying our day! I’m glad I got such a cool picture of the lightning, and I especially liked the light illuminating the snow and making an otherwise dreary season seem magical. Cheers! Jerri 🙂

    1. Oh, I really like that Martha! Thanks so much for commenting! I’m so happy I have such amazing family. ❤ (My laptop doesn't let me insert a heart icon on here, so that will have to do!) Cheers! Jerri 🙂

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