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Early Cherry Blossoms along Kyoto’s Kamogawa River
desktop background image of a dad and young child taking a stroll along a river under cherry blossoms, in Kyoto Japan -- Quality Time -- Copyright 2013 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/ -- This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
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I've been super crazy busy lately, working on a new plugin and visiting with an old friend in town, which explains no posts in the last week despite having such a backlog of things to write about. But I did get out today a bit with my friend to enjoy some early cherry blossoms.

This photo is all hazy because it was shot through several branches worth of blossoms much nearer to the lens than the one the focus is on. It's not a photo with much technical quality, but I like the vibe.

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Comments so far....

Did you mean “Cheery” or “Cherry” blossoms in title?

Oops, either would have been better than what I had. Fixed. Thanks. —Jeffy

— comment by Grandma Friedl, Ohio, USA on March 25th, 2013 at 1:41am JST (1 year, 6 months ago) comment permalink

I have the feeling that it could be Jeffrey and Jeffrey Jr. in the background :)

— comment by Damien on March 25th, 2013 at 7:47pm JST (1 year, 6 months ago) comment permalink

Jeffrey,
This is a beautiful evocative image. Congratulations.

— comment by Bohdan on March 25th, 2013 at 10:39pm JST (1 year, 6 months ago) comment permalink
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