Joyous

Joy B

has been a member since Oct 2008 and goes by Joyous.

I am a wife, a mother, an activist and a volunteer. I want my gorgeous and talented daughter to grow up in a world where we are judged by the quality of our character alone. Photography has always been a passion and hobby. Check out my daughter (who introduced me to JPG) Molly, another talented JPG contributor, here.

Hanging out with the birds in Central Park
Feature Story

Hanging out with the birds in Central Park

21 Dec 20101369 views

Spending a few hours on the last day of fall in Central Park

March 2010 Nor'easter
Photo Essay

March 2010 Nor'easter

16 Mar 20102671 views

Northern New Jersey must try to recover from the Nor'easter of March 2010.

New York in Black and White
Photo Essay

New York in Black and White

5 Mar 20101735 views

Black and white New York photos

Rain Painting
The Project

Rain Painting

31 Oct 20095887 views

Taking photos through the rainy windshield that resemble abstract paintings.

Tragedy Over the Hudson
Photo Essay

Tragedy Over the Hudson

9 Aug 20091444 views

On August 8, 2009 a tour helicopter and a small plane collided over the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.

PA in the rain
Photo Essay

PA in the rain

21 Jun 20091149 views

Traveling across Pennsylvania in the rain to New Jersey.

The Lost
Photo Essay

The Lost

4 May 20091305 views

These are all things that I've found laying on or near the sidewalk on my morning walks in my neighborhood.

At the Diner
Photo Essay

At the Diner

24 Dec 20081986 views

A history of diners in America.

Q: My sister in-law recently gave me a Canon EOS 10D digital camera body. Having only used point and shoot cameras, what would be a good beginners lens to get for this camera? Should I get kit lens to start with?

A: Do you know?