Sunday, December 30, 2012

Best of 2012

Note: this is always one of my favorite posts of the year :)

Another year with the Nikon. We have faired a great deal--backpacking in Colorado and adventures around Austin. Though I didn't quite make it out of the country this year--up any ancient Mayan pyramids or down any active volcanoes--I still captured some amazing moments and memories with the little fixed 35 mm lens. Thus, here is the third annual post of my favorite photos of the year 2012.
View the best of 2011 here and best of 2010 here.
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Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Happy Christmas

Well Merry Christmas, Happy Christmas to everyone.
I hope you are spending time with family and friends and those closest to you.

I am so thankful for this day, for good health and good memories, good laughs and good friends. I am thankful for the chance to live generously and love fiercely. And most importantly, I am thankful for Jesus, the greatest gift of all.

Thursday, December 20, 2012

City Lights

Are you sick of Christmas lights yet? Not me. Favorite part of the season. Christmas lights are one of those drop-everything-you-are-doing things in life. Right? OKay maybe just me. Hence why I took a lengthy break from studying the Cuban Revolution on Sunday night to visit the Austin Trail of Lights.

Worth it.

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The Austin Trail of Lights returned after a two year absence. And honestly, my photos do not credibly display this unique winter wonderland. Scarcity of photos can be attributed to the massive crowd that showed up Sunday for the grand opening. Anyways, I promise that this is the Christmas light post....for awhile.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Winter Wonderland

Saturday, after a trip down Marble Falls' Walkway of Lights, we ventured to Johnson City without any real plan, without any real direction, without any expectation. We arrived in Johnson City, took a wrong turn or two, stopped and asked for directions, and then arrived in a true winter Texas standards of course.
We run this Winter Wonderland. Yo Yo Yo.
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