12/12/12

Today is December 21, 2012, the day the world was to end but didn’t. I thought it would be right today to post photos from another significant date this month, the twelfth day of the twelfth month of the year two thousand twelve.

The Photo Center at 404 River Street in Troy, New York 12180, is sponsoring a juried photography show From January 18 to February 17, 2013. The show will feature a slice of life from submitted photographs taken on 12/12/12. The show is open to all photographers and digital submissions are due by 6PM on Wednesday, January 2, 2013. You may submit up to four photos along with a $30 fee payable to the Photo Center.

With that in mind and my new Canon EOS-M camera, I took some photos. The camera is smaller than my iPhone 4S in length and height but packs a powerful APS-C sensor. It is very good in low light and all the following photos were taken with existing light. My day took me from Church Street to Price Chopper, Schenectady library, Morette’s King Steak House and then to a meeting of the Schenectady Photographic Society. This group is one of the oldest continuously running camera clubs in the United States. It has been in existence for over eighty years!

The first photo taken at 12 midnight from my house on Grove is followed by the Church Street photos taken at noon.

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2 thoughts on “12/12/12

  1. Thomas DAnnunzio

    Hi Jerry, Great pics, as always. Merry Christmas & a fantastic New Year to you!!!!! Tom

    Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2012 02:48:11 +0000 To: tdannunzio@hotmail.com

  2. diane

    Jerry, Great pics as always 🙂 Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 🙂

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