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Beauty in the Details

My last two visits to Phipps Conservatory were barely a week apart. The first was with my Mom and little sister, who kept to a leisurely pace which provided me with lots of time to investigate via camera lens all the pretty details of the Summer Flower Show. 314 more words


The Stehle Family

I met with the Stehle family yesterday for a photoshoot, and we were challenged with some unfortunate weather. BUT these guys were such troopers, and I think we got some amazing photos despite the circumstances!


Phipps Conservatory, Oakland & Mount Washington

I got to spend the whole day with my brother!  We had a blast going around Pittsburgh!  Check out our photos from the day!!!

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Pittsburgh, Day 2

The next day we walked around downtown Pittsburgh. We saw University of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning, begun in 1926 and built over a decade. The building houses departments, classrooms, labs, a theater, food court, and lounge areas. 432 more words


Wow! A Revelation.

This flawless, magnificent Hibiscus bloom was growing at the entrance to the Phipps Conservatory’s Outdoor Gardens in my hometown, Pittsburgh. The earlier post we made, with this same flower, shared that despite alot of time spent posted right there, there were no insect visitors. 428 more words

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