Picture Perfect

Monday, March 2, 2009

It would be a challenge not to take a good picture here in Belize no matter what your skill level - the island of Ambergris Caye and the country of Belize are very colorful and image rich. Belize Please came from wanting to see more of the color and richness - see it through different peoples vision - snapshots of a place we all love.

In addition to finding my way in developing technical abilities - living on a tropical island and taking so many pictures for my blog has given me the opportunity to learn more about who I am and what I like through the images I capture. It has also given me a deeper sense of appreciation of my surroundings - I can't tell you how many times missed a shot and just enjoyed the moment knowing that I will not be short on opportunities to capture a different moment in time that is just as special in it's own way.

While some people are conservative picture takers - many of us myself included use our digital camera freedom to the fullest - snap way to many pics happily editing them later feeling like rock hounds searching for precious gems.

I am still going through older posts looking for more gems. While you wait please feel free to enjoy pictures from Cindy's birthday party.

So far There are 6 entries for Belize Please photo contest. Correction make that 12 entries now - boy do the my secret judges have their work cut out for them. I definitly earned a nice break right now going to go for a bike ride and visit Zac at his new diggs.

This afternoon Zac and I proved the well known theory that the laws of time and space travel are different here - a person traveling on Belize time can reach a destination long before the text message that was beamed through space stating that they are on their way arrives.

Maurice and Rico send a shout out to Cindy the Conqueror - your visit was exemplary.

Please remember when entering Belize Please to state which category to place your submissions and name(s) for photo credits - titles are optional. Photo contest categories are... people - animals - nature - creative and action. I have gone through my photos and selected one to represent each category.

People - Walter one my most photographed

Animals - Baby Jaguar at the Belize zoo

Nature - Taken in memory of my friend Roy who loved sunsets

Creative - thought waves - this tacoboy's pic

Action - pointing at people falling from the sky



previously.bitten said...

that picture of that jaguar is absolutely beautiful.

Michele in Playa said...

Just sent of my submissions to you. Sorry about the large files and let me know if they cause you any trouble.

tacogirl said...

Thanks previously.bitten

Got them Michele and they downloaded fin will have my tech-tacoboy size everything before it goes up