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Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Midweek Multi-tasking - Outdoor Watery Wednesday


ALMOST


More photographs from
my sister
in Ketchikan ...
RV traveling


I don't know how they
manage sharing this small space
but somehow they do


Originals collaged
Straight Out of the Camera


The rest of these views
may look much the same until
clicked to 'embiggen'



Watercolor


Paint Daubs


Poster Edges


Solarize


Click to embiggen for better viewing
and for others participating in
Scenic Sunday (sorry to be late but life's been BUSY)
Thought for Today
"The sea pronounces something, over and over, in a hoarse whisper; I cannot quite make it out." Annie Dillard

24 comments:

Becky K. said...

What beautiful photos...how neat to see them treated this way and that.

Becky K.
Hospitality Lane

Carver said...

Those are all beautiful collages of wonderful shots.

Sue said...

Beautiful collages! Very creative :) Happy WW and thank you for the visit.

Tricia said...

I always enjoy her photos from Alaska! BEAUTIFUL!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful collages, very artsy and creative! Thanks for sharing.

J Bar said...

Great scenes.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

SandyCarlson said...

These are delightful. I swear you are the Queen of Blue.

Jim said...

Happy MidWeek, we liked
Please forgive me for using so much space, but this is what we did on our Princess tour there:
"See all the sights of Ketchikan, including enchanting Totem Bight State Park.

Board your motor coach for a 25-mile drive in and around Ketchikan. See Alaska's busiest waterfront, bustling with floatplanes and boats, and drive by infamous Creek Street, Ketchikan's former red-light district. Travel along scenic North Tongass Highway, passing salmon canneries and a pulp mill that was once the largest of its kind in the world.

Then your guide introduces you to Totem Bight State Park, where an awesome sight awaits. After walking along a winding trail through a forest of mighty hemlock, you come to an old Indian campsite filled with colorful totem poles each representing a fascinating tale. Learn about Native Alaskan culture at the park's Ceremonial House. Enjoy a cookie at the Alaska Totem Trading Company before your return to town."

It was just like Princess had said only better. We like all of Alaska that we saw, from Fairbanks to Anchorage to Vancouver.
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Jim said...

Oh yes, I have a MidWeek Blues post here (click my name above).
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Jenn Jilks said...

Great shots!

Ebie said...

I love the different techniques you applied on your watery views! Very lovely!

Light and Voices said...

You certainly are having fun posting different techniques for Outdoor Wednesday.
Joyce M

Alicia said...

Love you collages and the word embiggen...lol.

I couldn't travel in a tiny little RV like that with myself, let alone someone else. But I'm sure they're having a blast.

Please stop by and say hi and Happy Wednesday.

luna miranda said...

wonderful techniques.

gengen said...

They all looks awesome shots...happy watery Wednesday...

Robin said...

I'm so jealous - my parents were out in Ketchikan last year (2 years ago?) with their trailer, they had such an amazing time. I'd love to see Alaska myself someday.

Regina,DailyLiving said...

Nice collage! Beautiful photos.

diane said...

Oh so blue, blue, blue. Sounds like your sis is having a great time in their small space. I love the shot with the mountains in the back.

Rebecca said...

They must have a lot of patience and really, really love each other! The shots are beautiful...looks like a place my husband and I would love to go.

I like the solarize effect. I looked at your previous post and some of the effects there are pretty cool! Especially the spherize.

Thanks for posting at MWBs.

Mary said...

Your photos perfectly captured some spectacular scenery. This was a lovely post. I hope you are having a great day.

Amanda said...

the original mosiac is stunning, I really like the poster edges, it has the feel of the water color but with better detail and more light in those areas!Happy WW!

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Cindy said...

It is so beautiful up there. I have never been, but perhaps one day we will take the cruise out of Vancouver up to Alaska. It is one of our dreams. Gorgeous photos and interesting what you can do with them. Hugs, Cindy S.

Marina Capano said...

Justr beautiful place!

Donna Marie said...

Beautiful pics! Thaks for sharing!

xoxoxoxo
Donna Marie