I have always supported the idea of people finding themselves, reclaiming themselves and freeing themselves from the ties that bind. Be they cultural, religious or personal. I think this project does just that.
Mormon Women Bare.
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Because I am also a photographer, one of the perks of coming to my retreats is the optional photo shoot. Before taking clients on hikes through our beautiful mountain scenery, I always ask if they want their hike captured through my lens. Here are some of my favorite shots from recent retreats:
This rock perch allowed Elese a beautiful view of the valley.
Becca soaks up some sun at Lake Silverwood.
Rachel and a beautiful Camp Paivika sunset.
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Based in part on intuition, and part on the work of people like Barry Fell, I have always thought that, not only did Columbus not “discover America”, but that many peoples and cultures had been in America for far longer than the conventional wisdom holds. Thankfully, DNA research is starting to turn that wisdom on it’s head. More in store, I am sure…
BBC News – Ancient DNA from Siberian boy links Europe and America.
So far, the early morning sky in these parts has been pretty much obscured by clouds or fog, so I have not had a chance to get a glimpse of Comet Ison. I’ve been waiting too… With any luck, our sun won’t burn it up and I will still get a chance. For now, here are some pretty decent photos from amateur astronomer Damian Peach:
Courses in Astrophotography.
Wild ‘Roll Cloud’ Tumbles Across Texas Sky | LiveScience.
I saw something like this on the beach in Malibu once. Not nearly as large, but rolling over me under a cloudy sky.