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I once told someone that I wish my eyes were cameras because I see so many things that I feel need to be captured because they are beautiful or appalling or simply funny. I think that this describes my approach to photography rather appropriately in that what I find most satisfying about photography is the power to preserve those little moments forever. I enjoy photographing a range of subjects from nature to architecture to portraits. All of these images were taken using a Canon PowerShot SX1 IS and then manipulated using Photoshop CS3 to crop, brighten colors, or increase contrast.

 

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