2013: A year in photos

These past two weeks were hectic and crazy with all the Christmas prep. A near constant drizzle added a dreary dimension. I stayed inside most of the time trying to stay warm and dry, and working like a maniac to get handmade gifts finished and mailed in time for the holidays. I wasn’t completely successful, but it’s all done now, and the last packages go out Monday.

Instead of haphazardly attempting to get a photo hike in, I decided instead to recap some of my favorite Sunday in my City photos from the past year. One from each month.

I went on photo hikes in Florida and Tennessee, at the beach and deep in the woods. I witnessed the power of a tropical storm, and the crazy surfers who love them. I trespassed in crumbling and abandoned buildings, and walked among the dead – human and otherwise. I paid my respects to a King, and communed with Mother Nature.

It was a very good year.

You can click on any image to see a larger photo, or the series as a slideshow.

(Top to bottom, left to right)

December – Graceland
November – No trespassing
October – Beach Break
September – All God’s creatures
August – Frogs and locust
July – Short Springs
June – Timber Lake
May – Out and about… again
April – Oakland Cemetery
March – Water logged
February – Bay Bluff
January – Glove weather

Photos shot with a Nikon D60, using an 18-55mm, 55-200mm, 20mm f/2.8 wide-angle, 50mm f/1.8 prime lens, and/or iPhone4

For more photos, please visit my Flickr photostream

Unknown Mami

Submitted to Unknown Mami’s Sundays in My City

Have a Happy 2014, and keep snapping!

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10 replies »

  1. I love this idea and had planned to do something similar myself and forgot all about it. Yours put a smile on my face. Happy new year!

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  2. You always make me miss Florida with your pictures. The constant pretty weather (because even the rain is pretty in FL!

    GORGEOUS photos and I can’t wait to see what you’ll bring us in 2014!

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  3. My new years resolution is to buy some of your photos this year. And I don’t even do NY resolutions.
    The hardest part would be narrowing it down…..I love 99.9% of your photos!!!

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  4. Love, love, love them all, but especially Saved Seats and Oakland Cemetery because of the mood they invoke. Gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

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