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.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Hay, This Is Fun!

Daughter having fun at Oakes Farm in Corryton!


Dina said...

Photos are very very nice. The colour is so intense. We went to a pumpkin fair too here in malta last Sunday. I shall post some photos as soon as I have some time. Cute looking kids.

Tanya said...

Kids and hay, great combo!

Chuckeroon said...

Tks for dropping in on Richmond upon Thames, Hope.

Nice to see the lovely kids having fun with the pumkins!

Greetings to you all.

Ken of Mac said...

fantastic detail and colors. is this the same girl in the other shots? that kid grows fast!

Hope said...

Hi Ken Mac or Ken of Mac...I guess I should say now.

Yes, this is my daughter...the same girl! Some of the previous photos were from months or even years ago. Sorry for the confusion. :)

JT said...

Pumpkin pie out of scratch. What a concept and I bet even more of a treat. Love the hay rolls and corn stocks.

Denise said...

A lovely photo of your daughter, what a beautiful setting. She looks like she is having a lot of fun. Thanks for sharing.

Marcel said...

Extra cute.

Tash said...

Ditto from me on the fabulous subject in PINK shoes/socks & the clarity of each little straw of hay & cornstalks

jill said...

Love those pink sox!

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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