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The love of taking pictures

Updated on November 5, 2011
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Who doesn't love to take pictures!!?

I really love to do photography!!! Who doesn't ? I mean, I think that there is beauty in just about anything. Counted... I take one good picture out of 100 but I still can't stop. So here are some random pictures that I've taken here lately. Hope you enjoy them as much s I did taking them. And no I don't think that I'm the best at it but I guess I really want to know what other people think of my little hobby other than family. Those guys are biased so I know that they'll tell me that my pictures look cool even if they're not. So be honest please. Thanks. If anyone really is reading this.....





Ps. I made the last one my background.

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    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      Thanks CloudExplorer. I was hoping that you would drop by. You always have a nice thing to say about my work.

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      Mike Pugh 

      6 years ago from New York City

      Awesome imagery, I think your a great photographer, which has suddenly became so obvious to me since I ran into your poem earlier that I've read about your son, which was cuter than ever to read.

      I also love how you extended the clouds image, that was a cool editing trick :)

      I think you have a career here with the use of imagery and photographs, I'm not sure if you've went professional with it at all, but it darn sure looks like your a pro.

      Yet another awesome hub you've shared with us. Thanks.

      Voted up for beautiful as ever and lets not forget awesome too.

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      I really do appreciate your kind words.

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      frogyfish 

      6 years ago from Central United States of America

      I real-ly loved that sky-stretch-water photo...it just kept beautifully going...the rocks and water are lovely and intriguing also. You must live near the ocean? Great photos!

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      Annie Fenn 

      6 years ago from Australia

      Your photos are awesome Mikie, I especially love the third one here with the pier in the background to the right. The depth of field is fine with only the mid ground in focus as this has allowed you to capture the waves so beautifully like in slow motion. I also love the last one - the melting rocks. Well done, love your work.

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      Thanks for the nice comment. You're too kind...

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      acaetnna 

      6 years ago from Guildford

      These are great photos and you obviously have an artistic eye. Well done.

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      emichael 

      6 years ago from New Orleans

      I am far from a legitimate photographer. But I've always thought one of the marks of a great photographer is the ability to take an unremarkable subject and make us see something remarkable in it. I think you have done a good job of that here.

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      Tammy 

      6 years ago from North Carolina

      Your pictures are beautiful. The one with the marsh is my favorite. Bravo!

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      gogogo 

      6 years ago

      Love your photos

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      Thanks Elizabeth James. You are too kind.

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      Valerie V.C. 

      6 years ago

      I love all your work! And you can tell that you really love to take pictures...

      You are soo blessed to have a

      I love seeing life through your eyes. You have a beautiful gift of capering life even when there is none...it's just pretty unbelievable...just like you!

      Keep blessing us with your gift!

      {ThankYou}

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      Hello morena88 thank you for liking my stuff!! I use a Kodak v1073. Nothing really special.I wish I could afford one of those really high end cameras but I got mouths to feed.ha ha. @brandasaur: Thanks to you. I love it too!! And to snakeslane: thanks! I am so glad you liked them.

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      Verlie Burroughs 

      6 years ago from Canada

      Really enjoyed seeing your photos mikielikie. Regards, snakeslane

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      brandasaur 

      6 years ago from Planet X

      I really love and enjoy photography. I like this hub! :)

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      Morena88 

      6 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Great photos! What camera do you use?

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      @ krosch... Thank you!! these were taken in two towns Seadrift and Port lavaca texas. Maybe you might like some of the other pictures I've taken. All the pictures in my hubs are taken by me if you wanna check them out. Thanks!!

    • mikielikie profile imageAUTHOR

      mikielikie 

      6 years ago from Texas

      @ holdmycoffee... thanks for the feedback!!!

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      holdmycoffee 

      6 years ago

      I liked your pictures. I think maybe you need to work on depth of field a little, but nevertheless, these pictures have a beautiful mood and feel to them. Keep up the good work!

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      krosch 

      6 years ago

      Where were these all taken? Great job on some nice looking photographs and some of them has some really cool contrasts. Thanks for posting!

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