Knoxville Daily Photo will post one photo per day taken from the Knoxville/Knox County, Tennessee area. Knoxville is the city of my birth, the place where I work, and the largest city near our hometown. It's a wonderful community in which to raise our family. It's really a beautiful place . . . . at least I think so.

I am not a professional photographer; I call myself a point & shoot photographer. I have had a genuine love for and interest in photography since childhood. My camera is a Nikon Coolpix S600 ~ which I love for many reasons that I won't list here. Sometimes I use my old camera which is a Nikon Coolpix 5900.

Photography is something that I enjoy immensely. My photographs & albums are treasured above all other material things I own. The memories that are captured and preserved through my camera are so precious.

I am glad that I have discovered City Daily Photo and started a photo blog. It's an honor to share my little corner of the world with those who find themselves here. Enjoy looking around my blog, and welcome to all who visit.

Monday, October 20, 2008

My Light at the End of This Tunnel

The post title says it all for me! Daughter having some upside-down fun!


Tanya said...

A fun shot! Did you have a good weekend? :)

Jim said...

Neat pic. Were you in the tunnel or was it open at the other end.

Anonymous said...

This is really a neat shot. Gosh. I wish you had turned this upside down. I can't get my head twisted around to really see this. I bet it would be wild the other way around.

Hope said...

Tanya...we did have a great weekend! We did a little bit of hiking at Ijams Nature Center here in Knoxville. Of course, I took some photos...which I will post in the next few weeks.

Jim...I was at the other end of the tunnel. I have been known to crawl through these things, though! LOL!

Abraham...Now that's a great idea to flip the photo the other way around. That would have been hilarious! Love your sense of humor! LOL!

ft. lauderdale daily photo said...

Another great shot. One of my favorites!

ken mac said...

creativity at work! Love it! That is one cute the service of mom's photo needs! :)

Hope said...

Hi Ken Mac....I follow my kids around with a camera....cuteness happens and I click! One of these days, I'm afraid, my kids may not be so accomodating....and may even roll their eyes at me. I so hope not!

Tash said...

Great shot! the angle and the colors & of course - the main subject make the photo.

Leedra said...

Pictures of people upside down are always so weird.

Come by for a visit. I have given you award, please retreive and pass it along.

Firefly said...

Hope, this is a awesome pic. Not bad for a point and click photographer. *wink*

jill said...

Oh those beautiful tresses!

crittoria said...

Great shot!!

10/21/08 ~ Thank you to Leedra from Photography by Leedra

10/23/08 ~ Thanks so much to Tanya from Around Roanoke Daily Photo Blog

10/23/08 ~ Thanks also to Laurie from Glimpses of South Pasadena and your very kind words (to follow) . . .

"With gratitude and great pleasure I would like to pass the award to these photography bloggers:

Hope of Knoxville Daily Photo. Hope can squeeze images out of her Nikon Coolpix that will astonish you. The photographs of her kids capture the essence of childhood and a mother's love with the same poignancy and joy of the paintings of Mary Cassatt..."

Tanya and Laurie . . . . I am truly honored and flattered that you have chosen me to receive this award. Sincere thanks to both of you for this award and your nice comments!

10/28/08 ~ Sincere thanks to JM of Oeiras and Environs Daily Photo who has given this award to me. I am truly honored and will enjoy passing this award on to others.

11/4/08 ~ Thanks so much to Sean Claes of Kyle, Texas Daily Photo for giving this award to me, also. It's a great honor and I appreciate it so much!

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