Sun sets on Hilo Bay fisherman

Sunday Stills: The Rise and Set of the Sun

Sharp-eyed bloggers may remember this theme offered by the now-defunct WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge a few years ago. I thought it would fun to challenge ourselves again by sharing our images of sunsets and sunrises as we celebrate yesterday’s solstice. “There's a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they're absolutely free. Don't miss …

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Metal Aztec sun showing a little rust

Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge–Week 11: Rust

If you have not heard of this weekly photo challenge, definitely check it out! This challenge comes from Hugh's News and Views. This week's theme is rust. I took this photo of my old, rusty, Aztec-inspired metal sun attached to a shed in my backyard. He's literally hanging in there!   Rust is created when …

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Solar-Eclipse-Reflection

Reflections of a Solar Eclipse

For Jennifer Nichole Wells' One Word Photo Challenge, I am submitting these photos for the theme of "Sun." In 2012, there was a solar eclipse visible in Northern California. The conditions were right for us to watch this rare cosmic event through the filter of the trees in our front yard. A few moments later …

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