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.

Saturday, October 4, 2008

Watch Your Step ~ Powell Playground

Daddy is always near to lend a helping hand.


JM said...

You have such a cute little girl! :-)
The fountain on your previous photo is so cool!

Anonymous said...

Really nice to see. So many times daddy or mommy isn't around or doesn't have time. It is nice to see this picture.

Tanya said...

Beautiful photo Hope. Love the colors and the love in this :) Have a great weekend!

Marcel said...

I agree with Abe. And, she is very cute.

Knoxville Girl said...

that is so sweet. and nicely composed with the pink steps.
gotta get back to work now!

Laurie said...

ANother winner, Hope. I just love your family! I feel like I know them through your work.

Boise Diva said...

Looks like it would be tough to tell a kid that it was time to go home with such wonderful playground equipment.

Ming said...

Love the colors in this photo!

Gwyn said...

What a great way to spend your Saturday. She'll cherish the memories later on.:)

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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