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Stephanie Alexandra commented on Deborah's group Daily Challenge PLUS
"Hi Everybody!  Am currently out of commission due to crashed computer, but expect to be back online by end of the week.  Just using library one right now, but it has very limited time allowed, so cannot even comment on your work yet,…"
yesterday
Deborah replied to TJ's discussion It happens, this time right under our noses.
"If Theresa is right about the attention, that is just sad."
Friday
Deborah replied to TJ's discussion It happens, this time right under our noses.
"I agree and she was always good at hosting, commenting, etc. "
Friday
Deborah replied to TJ's discussion It happens, this time right under our noses.
"I wondered about the WC we had at MSS, Heinrich and Lolit, among others, were very good at checking exif data. Maybe she does have he own photos but for whatever reason resorted to this. Very confusing."
Friday
Deborah replied to TJ's discussion It happens, this time right under our noses.
"If you Google her name, many sites come up that credit her photography . . . I wonder if if they are indeed her photos."
Friday
Deborah is now friends with Stephanie Alexandra and Vera Shatalina
Thursday
Deborah replied to TJ's discussion It happens, this time right under our noses.
"Awesome detective skills TJ . . . it is theft, pure and simple. I am very shocked as I have known her from MSS. Makes me wonder which ones or if any were her actual work. Who does this sort of thing? What fun is it to hang out on a photography site…"
Thursday
Deborah replied to Jessica Burt's discussion washed out photos in the group Photoshop This Photo
"You could try the burn tool to take away some of the brightness and bring out some detail but the photo will have to be straightened which unfortunately will cut off even more of the top and part of the secondary spire. Here's what I am talking…"
Oct 15
Deborah left a comment for Bob Melnyk
"I certainly will Bob."
Oct 15
Deborah commented on Anita Berghoef's group only 3
"Yes, you will have to relaunch it anew. Encountered this before, without the creator there is nothing you can do and the people that run this website don't respond to messages."
Oct 15
Bob Melnyk left a comment for Deborah
"Hi Deborah  -  Please let me know if you hear from Anita...  thank you..."
Oct 15
Deborah commented on Anita Berghoef's group only 3
"I just sent her a message on facebook to see if everything is okay."
Oct 15
Patrick Nosbaum joined Deborah's group
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Oct 2

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About Me and My Photography Experience:
I was born in sunny California but have lived in many places; New Jersey, Germany, Canada and Mississippi. Currently I am residing in Southern California.

I know the importance that photographs play in our lives. One simple photograph can say more than a hundred words could ever begin to describe. One photograph can bring you to tears filled with either joy or sorrow. They are not just objects of art but also tell a story. Photographs are ageless, even if they fade or become tattered and torn, they are still cherished from generation to generation keeping memories alive.

I've always been fascinated with photography as far back as I can remember. My father was a photography enthusiast and we traveled many places all over the globe with him as he captured life's moments as they happened. When I was old enough my father handed down his 35mm camera to me. I don't recall the brand but I do recall it had screw mounted lenses, nothing automatic and it weighed a ton . . . I was hooked!

I learned out the hard way to never leave home without your camera. January 17, 1994, I was on the freeway early morning heading to Van Nuys and was about 10 minutes from Northridge when the earthquake struck. I saw and witnessed things that no one else did; blue sparks in the sky as transformers snapped, overturned vehicles, buckled roads, spot fires, water main breaks, and citizens taking action. That moment changed me and I now never leave the house, even if I am only going to the market, without my camera. As you can see in one of my crude albums titled "Firestorm", these are not award winning pictures but do show the dangers faced by every day people traveling and getting cornered by a wild fire.

Photography to me is like a photo essay of places I have been, things I have seen all delivered with my special twist, I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.
My Photography Equipment:
A Nikon D5200 and a small collection of Panasonic Lumix series digital cameras.
Website:
http://deborahsexpressions.com
Contact:
(805) 409-7332

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Posted on August 4, 2011 at 1:51pm 3 Comments

Digital photography exploded when it emerged on the scene. No longer did you have to anticipate whether or not your captured memories turned out okay. No longer did you have to take two, three or more shots of the same subject in hopes that at least one would turn out.  No longer did you have to wait days for your pictures to be developed, or worse yet, pay double or sometimes even triple to have them the same day. Now you could see immediately what you shot and retake if…

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At 12:57pm on October 15, 2014, Bob Melnyk said…

Hi Deborah  -  Please let me know if you hear from Anita...  thank you...

At 7:44am on June 3, 2014, Timothy Smith said…

Thanks for the invite, you are my first friend. I can't get on this site very often but I try. I really enjoy looking at the thousands of photos, the styles and interests of other photographers. Thanks again and look forward to seeing your work in the future.

At 2:31pm on February 18, 2014, Robert Noone said…

Thank you for spending some time today messaging me. The information you provided was very good. I see looking at your profile we don't live but an hour drive away and maybe if you are up to it we could get together some weekend or after work to go shooting, please let me know.

At 12:46pm on February 18, 2014, jas saj said…

Thank you for taking your time to comment on one of my shots!!!

At 8:45am on February 07, 2014, Earl Heister gave Deborah a gift
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My thanks to Deborah and Jas for starting the Scavenger Hunt challenge
At 8:54pm on February 1, 2014, Robert Noone said…

Thank you for your kind words, they mean a lot to me. I will try to come out of my shell and achieve more. You're very inspirational and if you don't mind me saying, your photo is quite lovely too. Maybe we could chat some time.

At 6:19am on January 21, 2014, Andre Barnard said…

Hi Deborah, many thanks for my #1. It really means a lot for me. I'm sure you had a tough time in deciding who's going to wear the crown. If I read the rules correctly, I'm suppose to host the next daily challenge. Unfortunately I'm going to be away for a week and won't be able to do it. I'm so sorry!! Is it possible to ask Shirley to take my place? I've already sent her a message on her wall.

Many thanks again

André

At 2:53pm on December 10, 2013, jas saj said…

Thanks for the likes and comments

At 5:17am on November 24, 2013, jas saj said…

Thanks for the comment.  Was hoping that effect)))

 
 
 

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