I’d rather be…

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…taking pictures with an old Leica.

But then, that would be so impractical. I would feel like a dinosaur, trying to figure it all out.

And then, I do have a Leica, that is, sort of. My great little iPhone that is always with me.

The Leica above was from the famous French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004). He taught me that moments won’t reoccur. If you see a picture, take it, there won’t be a second chance. He said:

Oop! The Moment! Once you miss it, it is gone forever.

Mindfulness ‘avant la lettre’!

In response to this week’s WordPress photo challenge: I’d rather be…

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