never gonna

give you up!  That’s what I was thinking when the time was drawing near for me to get the rental lens back in the mail.  😦  I love that thing!  The big fella had to pry it out of my embrace to take it to the post office at lunch.

I took a few shots over the weekend, yesterday and this a.m.     Suuuuuch a nice lens!

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Look!!! Behind you!!!!! It's a SERIAL KILLER!!!

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oh, wait ... it's only Daddy

Oh, note for next year – we had 66 kids trick or treating last night.  It wasn’t snowing, so we had 20 more than last year.

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Ava made a fort on Apollo's bed last night

The rest of these I took this morning.

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focus on the eyes

With the lens wide open, lots of light comes in, so no flash needed.  But very shallow depth of field.

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oh, Mr. Handsome!

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Twin Sweater #2, natural light

I have both sleeves done on the pink one.

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Cascade 220

Here is some of the yarn I brought home from vacay:

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Sweet Georgia Cash Fine

These were all taken without flash in my office.

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beautiful!

.

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Gourmet Sock

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more Sweet Georgia

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Malabrigo sock yarn

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Malabrigo worsted

I’m thinking of making a cowl with that.  The BEST LENS IN THE WORLD took a great representation of the true colour.

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and the West Coast Sunset socks

that I started on our vacation, but have set aside in order to work on those two little sweaters.

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Zauberball!

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Kauni Effekt

– and –

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four shades of Cascade 220

When I’m finished the twin sweaters, I want to start a capelet.  I have narrowed it down to two patterns, the Cranberry Capelet and/or Tundra.  I love all those shades of Cascade up there.  But I think the Tundra pattern probably would look nicer in the variegated yarns suggested.  I think the Cascade would really make the cables and ribbing show up on the Cranberry Capelet.  So now it’s just to decide which one.  From left to right:  chocolate brown, dark turquoise, forest green and my favourite “galaxy” which is a purple/navy.

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3 thoughts on “never gonna”

  1. Love those Poopers! Lens is/was amazing! Also love that skein of Malabrigo worsted. Those colours are gorgeous. Have a great day, Terri!

  2. Hi Terri,

    Well Santa surely knows what to get you for Christmas doesn’t he??? You have captured some beautiful pictures of your pooches.

    I love the Tundra cape/cowl. And I really think that doing it in a solid would show off the pattern really well. I think you have a hard decision to make …. but for me, it would be the Tundra.

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