ceocrocker

Claire Crocker

has been a member since Aug 2010 and goes by ceocrocker.

I am probably an "artist wannabe" with absolutely no ability to reproduce something with paint, charcoal, clay or other typical "art materials". My camera has become my vehicle for channeling what my eye sees as unique or remarkable. I'm also a bit of a "purist": no Photoshop, no SLR, no HDR, only minimal enhancements to photos. What I share here is the world pretty much as I see it every day!

Escape to Rockport
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Escape to Rockport

18 Jan 2013858 views

The rocky coast of Maine beckons when my soul is weary.

To a Water Lily
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To a Water Lily

15 Sep 20121050 views

Trying to avoid the "Same old, same old" can prove challenging and stimulating!

River Belles
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River Belles

5 Feb 20121464 views

Unsettled cold water freezes on contact, producing "ice bells", unique, exquisite and temporary.

My Mama Was Right!
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My Mama Was Right!

27 Nov 20112325 views

Mom had some training as a photographer... she always said pay attention to the light!

Sanctuary
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Sanctuary

1 Nov 20111352 views

The realm that blocks the outside world and puts my off-kilter life back to rights is just a short walk through the woods...

Foreclosed!
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Foreclosed!

5 Sep 20111346 views

One doesn't have to look far to see the impact of our failing economy. An abandoned amusement park is a bittersweet reminder.

Drop Everything!
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Drop Everything!

14 Jul 20111082 views

Within each tiny drop of dew lurks a scene not unlike what you would find in a snow globe.

Moods of the Presumpscot
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Moods of the Presumpscot

4 Sep 2010863 views

A river is more than just flowing water; it has a way of becoming an integral part of life. Its beauty is a bonus!

My Unfinished Business: The Perpetual Search for Ice
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My Unfinished Business: The Perpetual Search for Ice

31 Aug 20101165 views

A California transplant who hates the cold, I look forward to the coming Maine winter in a way I could never have anticipated!