Cup of Wisdom

© Anita Ott

Cup of Wisdom

Uploaded: July 29, 2006


This is my mother-in-law. I love sitting and drinking coffee
with her in the mornings on our front porch. She is truly
a blessing to us and shares her wonderful wisdom. A true Inspiration.

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Chastity Abbott July 29, 2006

How delicate her hands look, but wise with years...I too would love to sit and chat...only mine being sweet tea...
This is wonderful in color and the lighting is excellent!! Have you tried it in black and white yet?? #493418

July 29, 2006

Anita what a good eye you have! This is such a great shot and the title is perfect! She sounds like an amazing woman. #3098860

Anita Ott July 29, 2006

Thank you so much. She never lets me take her picture. My husband wants me to frame it for my sister-in-law.

Chastity, had not thought about b&w, but a great idea you have. Here is the result in B&W #3098937

Anita Ott July 29, 2006

Let's try again. #3098952

Gary Lange July 29, 2006

I have to agree with Chastity here, Anita. I love this shot and you had quite an eye for getting this. B&W would look excellent as well. Nice! #3098954

Anita Ott July 29, 2006

I don't what I am doing wrong, but I am trying to attached the B&W version. #3098960

July 29, 2006

LOL Anita I keep scrolling down to see it in B&W sorry I am no help in that. But I am anxious to see it. I agree with your husband, this would make a great gift for your SIL! You know what else I like? I love how the cup is half full. #3098969

July 29, 2006

Aha, it popped up while I was commenting I guess. Hmmm I think I miss the colors. Something about that touch of green and how the color of the coffee compliments her 'wisdom' spots on her hand. #3098975

Anita Ott July 29, 2006

It's about time..... LOL! Trula, thanks for pointing out the cup. I had not even noticed.

Gary thank you so much for your kind comments.


Bill Wyatt July 29, 2006

I love the colors and composition. Terrific idea and presentation, Anita! #3099069

Nancy L. Green level-classic July 31, 2006

I love both versions Anita!! What a special and creative idea, I love the title!! #3105677

Jenny Bosmans July 31, 2006

Very beautiful, Anita! :) And a great title too! #3105942

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 31, 2006

I had the same problem when I first tried but John Connolly helped me out. Nice to have great BP friend. Wisdom from the elders is one of our greatest gifts so often lost on the I need it now generation. Supurb capture, Anita. #3107564

Milan Banik August 09, 2006

touched me this shot ,remind me my sweet late Grandmother,my soul,


Autum Rhoades August 25, 2006

Anita, beautiful image. Really evokes some emotions. Thanks for posting. #3212237

Crystal L. Craig October 20, 2006

Oh, I love this image Anita! Absolutely wonderful, and I like both the B&W and the colour versions. The soft pale teal colour and the specks on the coffee cup are sooooo grandma! Excellent story telling image with a sentimental tug at the heart strings. #3479103

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