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2012.

2012.

I am so excited for the adventures 2013 will bring, 2012 was filled with so many good ones. Here are a few highlights/favorite images from this last year - thank you so much for following along. There is much to be thankful for.

Happy happy 2013.

Charleston for last New Years, welcoming 2012.

Charleston for last New Years, welcoming 2012.

A road trip around Ireland with two of my favorite gals.

A road trip around Ireland with two of my favorite gals.

Going home to our cabin atop that hill in Miyagi-ken, Japan after a 2 year absence.

Going home to our cabin atop that hill in Miyagi-ken, Japan after a 2 year absence.

And getting to visit Tokyo, my other home sweet home.

And getting to visit Tokyo, my other home sweet home.

This rainy day in Kyoto.

This rainy day in Kyoto.

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Hiking for miles upon miles through the Grand Canyon.

Hiking for miles upon miles through the Grand Canyon.

Finding waterfalls and water of turquoise green in the middle of the Grand Canyon - Arizona.

Finding waterfalls and water of turquoise green in the middle of the Grand Canyon - Arizona.

Seeing and photographing this traditional Japanese wedding, a highlight of my year and probably my career too.

Seeing and photographing this traditional Japanese wedding, a highlight of my year and probably my career too.

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Palm Springs, I felt like I was sent back in time and I loved it.

Palm Springs, I felt like I was sent back in time and I loved it.

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City hall weddings. Waiting.
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(from iphone/instagram)

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Richard and Tiffany in Central Park