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PHOTO:  Nature is coming alive

PHOTO: Nature is coming alive

These juvenile anhingas were nesting very low on Sunday with an adult in the Audubon Swamp near some egret nests, contributing photographer Michael Kaynard writes.

by · 05/11/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
MYSTERY:  Landmark under your nose

MYSTERY: Landmark under your nose

This Charleston landmark might be sitting under your nose. Tell us what it is and its significance. The first person to do so will get a pair of ticket vouchers good for any RiverDogs game.

by · 05/04/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo, Photos
PHOTO: Best in Show

PHOTO: Best in Show

North Charleston’s Anthony Rhodes won Best in Show and Best Interior for his 1959 Chevrolet Corvette in Trident Technical College’s 23rd Spring Spin-off car show on April 25.

by · 05/04/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
PHOTO ESSAY: Bountiful colors

PHOTO ESSAY: Bountiful colors

You might not believe the bountiful color found in gardens open at the Giverny, France, home where Impressionist Claude Monet painted many of his most famous paintings.

This tulip, flanked by tiny violet forget-me-nots, is just one of hundreds of flowering species at the gardens, about 50 kilometers northwest of Paris. Click on this link to see other photos taken April 21 in Monet’s gardens. Photos by Andy Brack.

by · 04/28/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
MYSTERY:  Close-up

MYSTERY: Close-up

There have been a couple of comments in the last couple of weeks that the mystery photos have been a bit easy. So this week, where’s this?

by · 04/13/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo, Photos
PHOTO: Charleston is getting greener

PHOTO: Charleston is getting greener

The dazzling spring weather is making everything greener around Charleston. The peacefulness of this oak tree in Magnolia Cemetery snapped Sunday by contributing photographer Michael Kaynard is a calming reminder for the day of rest.

by · 04/13/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
MYSTERY:  Reflection of a local attraction

MYSTERY: Reflection of a local attraction

For some, such as Charleston graphic designer Sara Dwyer, last week’s Mystery Photo was pretty easy. It was a shot of flowers in Millennium Park in Chicago with skyscrapers looming in the background.

by · 04/06/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo
PHOTO:  Tulips enjoy spring

PHOTO: Tulips enjoy spring

These tulips enjoyed the cool spring weather over Easter weekend. About the only negative thing happening weather-wise is the new onslaught of oak pollen. Take your allergy pills! Photo by Andy Brack.

by · 04/06/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
MYSTERY: Municipal garden

MYSTERY: Municipal garden

CLUE: Note the background to figure out where these flowers might be. Send your guess to editor@charlestoncurrents.com for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Make sure you include your contact info (name and hometown).

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo, Photos
PHOTO:  Dewees Sunset

PHOTO: Dewees Sunset

Today’s photo is a shot taken from a new real estate video touting the natural surroundings of Dewees Island, a barrier island at the end of 60 miles of protected parkland.

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos