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Camera Play with the Birthday Boy

Yesterday was my son's birthday - Ben is 23 years old!  Where did the time fly?!?!? 

It was also the event of a solar eclipse.  While Eddie Dale was out on the patio, grilling some steaks and shrimp for the birthday boy's dinner, Ben and I headed out front for some photos in the setting, and eclipsing, sun.

The sunlight was absolutely golden, popping through the trees like a soft spotlight.  While we were playing around, getting some shots to work on my new header, Ben noticed my shadow against the house and snapped this shot......

Wow!  I grabbed the camera from him and told him to pose......and he did.  Here he is saluting the eclipse.....
It was a fun, lighthearted moment with my son.....who is truly a grown man now.  Love you, Benjamin Ross!

Feeling thankful for moments like these......

Comments

  1. Sweet moments like that are the ones that you will never forget, and neither will he! I love the new picture of you in your header! You are gorgeous!

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  2. I love these. Such Great poses. I'll bet you had lots of fun taking them too. Happy belated birthday to your son.
    Angie

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  3. Great photos. Best wishes for a wonderful year for your son.

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  4. Very cool photos! I love your porch too, great header photos!
    Thanks for your kind comments about my office makeover!

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  5. Terrific pictures!!! They really are quite amazing. Happy birthday to your dear boy. I bet the BBQing was yummy.

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