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Where Once Through Taylors' Halls

July 12, 2018
Where once through Taylors' halls The sound of mighty weavers Filled the air with Southern snow Empty spaces now prevail A wandering soul A harbinger of better t...
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Liberty And Justice For All

July 04, 2018
Catching the gleam of early rays This symbol Reminds a nation How d early contested to establish And dearly contested to hold together It was and is One nation, sti...
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You Bought A Fine Art Photography Print, What Now?

June 28, 2018
Matting, Framing and Displaying Fine Art Photography Prints You decided that you wanted to have some art in your house. You decided that you wanted to have photographic...
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Sunday Morning Anticipation

June 17, 2018
Sunday Morning Anticipation Early Sunday morning Everyone still in church Tables cleaned, waiting for patrons to come Anticipation of clinking cuttlery, and cheerfu...
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When There Is No Color Anymore

June 07, 2018
When There Is No Color Anymore When there is no color anymore When ancestry is forgotten When we're all covered in the same brown mud When we color the earth with the...
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After The Soul Is Gone

May 31, 2018
Grainy Fragments Of Fading Memories Early 2016, after my mother suffered a couple of consecutive strokes that triggered accelerated loss of memory (dementia? Alzheimer's...
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Socrates' Shadow

May 24, 2018
Socrates' Shadow Pleated squares of light Subtle patterns, colors softened, forms implied Photons caught on emulsive, transformed into digits Do we see what we see?...
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How To Become A Collector Of Fine Art Photography

May 10, 2018
Anyone with an interest in fine art photography can become a collector Photography has come a long way since its inception and has established itself as a recognized and...
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Can You See Me Now? (A Haiku)

May 03, 2018
Can You See Me Now? Hello, Peekaboo Unconscious museum play Hiding in plain sight Subscribe here, and don't miss any new blog posts from Manten|Photography Sav...
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Image of the Month: Triumph

April 26, 2018
Images Of A Vintage Triumph Car To Soothe A Terrible Experience Last week was a really bad week. While stopped at a traffic light with my 2002 Mustang convertible, a...
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We, The People

April 19, 2018
We, The People Have selected you, 541 wise women and men Do you remember us? You can't hide behind the bushes Freedom is watching you Subscribe here, and don't mi...
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5 Resources Every Collector Of Fine Art Photography Should Know

April 12, 2018
Pay attention to these sites if you are a collector of fine art photography, or want to become one Collecting Fine Art Photography is easier today than it ever has been,...
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Still United (A Haiku)

April 05, 2018
Still United Discussions galore One pledge, one flag, one country E Pluribus est Subscribe here, and don't miss any new blog posts from Manten|Photography
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Image of the Month: Alley Leg

March 29, 2018
Alley Leg: A Curious Find On Venice's Streets The picture to create this month's "Image of the Month" was taken in the summer of 2006, in the city of Venice, Italy. A...
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Pastel Railroad

March 22, 2018
Pastel Railroad Abandoned, discarded Broken, chipped, and flaking No more trips, No more passengers The voices of laughing children can be imagined Men with musta...
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