Island of Dreams

Black And White Photography, David Jensen, Photography


I dream of a place I visited last summer.  A place of peace and tranquility.  The gentle sound of water, of birds, of the breeze in the trees and the hum of insects in the evening.  OK, the insects were a bit of a nightmare.

More of my images can be seen at Northern Visions.

Country Church

Black And White Photography, David Jensen, Photography


For those in need of a quiet place to savor a bit of peace in a challenging world.  This small church is nestled in the trees away from the busyness of urban living.

Canon 5D S, ISO 100, Tamron 28-75mm 2.8@30mm, f / 7.1, 1/3200 sec, Silver Efex Pro 2

A Moment of Contemplation

Black And White Photography, David Jensen, Photography


To find a place that allows for a bit of solitude, to have a moment to gather in the beauty of all the nature that surrounds person, to just bask in the grandeur of a place on the shore of a fresh water sea.  This is such a place.

More of my images can be seen at Northern Visions Media.

Boston Strong

Black And White Photography, Photography



Boston marked the second anniversary of the 2013 marathon bombings on Wednesday, April 15 with a solemn remembrance that included a moment of silence, the pealing of church bells and a call for kindness.

“No more hurting people


~ Martin Richard

The Salt Pond

Black And White Photography, Laurie, Photography


The Salt Pond

The Salt Pond

Vacation and another early morning walk, this time along the Salt Pond.

Seriously! How could a person not feel more peaceful just by gazing upon this reflection?  I try to remember this lovely scene as I balance the demands of life and while I may not always balance them as perfectly as this reflection, I do know that life is good and I am fortunate.  I hope the same for you.

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