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Richard F. O'Connor
Artist | Professional | Photography
United States
Nature photographer in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

My wife Leda, and I, Theo, found our partnership originally to center on practicing and teaching the message of awakening through the masterwork called A Course in Miracles. We picked up a simple digital camera several years ago to bring with us to Europe, where we had been invited to teach. That little camera sparked in both of us a memory of our joy of photography. Unbeknownst to us, we had stepped through the doorway into a brand new endeavor; finding and capturing instants of light with our camera.

Soon after we discovered this amazing artists' community - deviantart. Here we have received the feedback and assistance to help us grow as photographers and to strengthen our love for the art - and for this I am very grateful. Thank you all!

To love beauty is to see light. ~Victor Hugo

“A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever
recognize it?” ~Ernst Haas

Light glorifies everything. It transforms and ennobles the most commonplace and ordinary subjects.
The object is nothing; light is everything. ~Leonard Misonne

Some photographers take reality... and impose the domination of their own thought and spirit. Others come before reality more tenderly and a photograph to them is an instrument of love and revelation. ~Ansel Adams

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:iconhubert61:
hubert61 Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2014
merci pour les favs :)
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jim-tobin Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014  New member Professional Photographer
"Demure Look" is awesome! (And so are the Dells!)
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AndreaRigsby Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Your photos are beautiful.
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BringPierceTheSirens Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2014  New member Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome gallery :) Please check out my gallery.
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AirborneKestrel Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello,
Your artwork "Bird Colonel" has been featured in this journal entry. :)
Have a nice day!
~~AirborneKestrel
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theresahelmer Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014  Professional Photographer
You are brilliant, I adore your photography 
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quaddie Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014
Happy Birthday Richard :)..
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MDDahl Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy Birthday!!! :cake:
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my-shots Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014
Happy Birthday Richard!!!!!!:handshake:
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LindArtz Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014

Happy Birthday! :party: :cake: :airborne:

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