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Project 365 - Day 20

I spent all day yesterday and most of the day today looking for something - a photo album that belonged to my dad, with pictures taken on his tour of duty in Korea. Even though I can clearly remember bringing it home with me, I can't for the life of me remember where I put it, and it's driving me mad not being able to find it. The Korean War Veterans Association has been in touch; I sort of promised I would have copies made of the photos, to donate to their archive...now I can't deliver.

In the end, I went for a stroll - it was a lovely spring day and I was wasting it indoors. I heard a bird singing to my right, swung around, camera at the ready and...



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gamiila
Mar. 12th, 2012 02:28 pm (UTC)
Thank you. However, although I'm not ruling it out entirely, I don't think it likely that I will capture one (in a digital sense, of course) this year. It's disheartening to think how many of the types of birds and animals I was used to seeing in the world around me when I was growing up, have disappeared from view.

And I think that I am becoming more aware of my surroundings now that I carry my camera with me wherever I go...though I must admit, I still feel a bit self-conscious every time I whip it out. I don't know why, but I feel silly taking pictures of everyday objects and occurences.