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Photo Op Monday: The May Edition

Spring is here and we welcome the opportunity to be outside enjoying the warmth of the sun!  What a beautiful month!

Sometime this month, you may want to grab your camera to capture the following:

  • 1. a lightning storm
  • 2. a portrait of your Mother
  • 3. a close up of a flower in bloom
  • 4. a couple sitting on a park bench
  • 5. a child soaring high on a swing
  • 6. local wildlife: birds, deer, bees
  • 7. ducks at the pond
  • 8. kids having fun climbing trees

Photo Op Monday: The April Edition

They say April showers will be May flowers–I hope that it’s true!  I can’t wait to see flowers again!

This month you may want to grab your camera and capture photos of:

  • 1. children playing in the rain
  • 2. children splashing in puddles (maybe you will join in!)
  • 3. umbrellas and rainboots
  • 4. Easter lillies
  • 5. Easter eggs
  • 6. new buds on trees
  • 7. rainbows
  • 8. the family in their Sunday best
  • 9. the first spring flowers
  • 10. reflections in puddles

Photo Op Monday: The March Edition

Spring will be here soon!  Can you feel it?

This month you may want to capture shots of:

  • 1. your first trip to the park
  • 2. water dripping off trees and rooftops as the snow melts
  • 3. giving the house a “spring cleaning”
  • 4. St. Patrick’s Day festivities
  • 5. the first signs of green outside
  • 6. a rainbow
  • 7. birds that have returned from migration

Photo Op Monday: The February Edition

Ah, February…love is in the air while we begin to pine for spring.

This month you may want to capture photos of:

  • 1. a kiss
  • 2. Valentine’s Day festivities
  • 3. a special piece of jewelry
  • 4. a bouquet of flowers
  • 5. an important friendship and what it means to you
  • 6. trees after an ice storm
  • 7. a mug of hot chocolate
  • 8. family members curled up on the couch enjoying a movie on a cold night/day

Photo Op Monday: The January Edition

Happy New Year!

This year we are going to kick things off with a new feature: Photo Op Monday’s.  That means, on the first Monday of each month, we are going to give you a bunch of photo ideas that you can use on your scrapbook pages.

Let’s get started!

This month you may want to capture shots of:

  • 1. icicles sparkling as they hang from rooftops
  • 2. clear, blue skies reflecting light on clean snow
  • 3. firewood piled high, ready to warm your home
  • 4. a snowman
  • 5. snowballs ready to be launched by young hands
  • 6. driveways and walkways being shovelled as the day begins
  • 7. ice skating
  • 8. fluffy bed covered in snuggly quilts and comforters
  • 9. snow boots in a row by the door
  • 10. warm toes inside cozy slippers
  • 11. kids sledding down the snowy hills
  • 12. mittens, scarves, and hats that match
  • 13. fresh tracks or footprints in the snow
  • 14. smoke drifting from every chimney on the street
  • 15. snowboots by the back door
  • 16. rosy cheeks of those who have been playing outside
  • 17. a snowfort or igloo
  • 18. ice fishing