The Fish Collector

© Mary Beth Aiello

The Fish Collector

Uploaded: September 03, 2018 | Entered: September 03, 2018 04:40:00


Miss Kitty said to her friend, Herman, "You stay in the boat, and watch. I'm going fishing."
With her paw, she hiked her dress above her knees, and waded into the water, looking left and right. A smile crossed her face, and she grabbed one fish, then another.
"You watching, Herman?" she whispered.
"One more," he replied."Please, one more.You can help."
She reached down and slowly gathered another fish.
She carried these fish to a safer place,where they could swim, and twirl, and play. A safe place. A no-fishin' place. A home place.
Then she and Herman dried off, and scampered up the porch steps.Their adventure was well lived.
A photographer was boating in the lake as Miss Kitty waded deeper into the water. Quickly opening her camera bag, she grabbed her 70-200 lens. Why?
Miss Kitty is the fish collector.

Just having fun in the digital darkroom,where photos and titles aren't always as they suggest.

Exif: F Number: 9.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/750 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 48.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Harvey A. Ravitch September 03, 2018

I LOVE Your Creativity, imagination,& talent! Fun, fantastic, & Super Image! A Favorite! #1713980

Terry Cervi level-classic September 03, 2018

How creative and fun, Mary Beth! What an awesome talent you have! Love this! Put a huge smile on my face! #11723302

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe September 03, 2018

Oh, your Miss Kitty is finally back, Mary Beth! Amazing creativity, beautiful and fun image, superb DD work. Fantastic creation! #11723333

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic September 03, 2018

Mary Beth, this is amazingly inventive and fun--- beautiful work!! :o) #11723407

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 03, 2018

Thank you all. You're right. Miss Kitty has been absent for a couple of years, but I was recently inspired.... and now she's back. Gotta love that digital darkroom. #11723419

Leslie McLain level-deluxe September 03, 2018

Fantastic creativity, Mary Beth. Very cool capture. #11723482

Candace M. Cleveland level-classic September 04, 2018

I admire your whole gallery, just beautiful. Miss Kitty should be a children's book. You are so talented. #11723564

Christine Greenspan level-classic September 04, 2018

Unbelievable talent, Mary Beth! Delightful, creative, imaginative, skillful, and more! A winner. #11723689

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