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I came across this old hymn book in a second hand store while we were away last week and couldn’t resist its charm. It now sits proudly (as is) on the old piano in our living room.

Image captured by Canon Powershot SX30 IS, in auto, no flash, hand held, and altered in Photoscape.

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antique, piano, book, song, singing, music, lyrics, god, hymn, praise, worship, donna keevers driver, donna driver, photo manipulation

I take photos. I write. I sing & dance. Ok, I DON’T sing & dance. Not in public, anyway; & usually 2 my own beat. But I have fun, & that makes life a little more tolerable -for me. Maybe not 4 my kids. But, hey, if they can’t laugh at their mum then they’re probably the only ones who aren’t. So turn up the music & let’s boogie! (Do they still boogie these days? Gosh, I’m getting old. Best be careful not 2 throw a hip while throwing a leg!)

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  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsover 2 years ago

    Wonderful image and processing!

  • :) Thank you! :D xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • Phil Thomson IPA
    Phil Thomson IPAover 2 years ago

    A fantastic image, just as though it were out of the pages of history, Donna!!!

  • Great response. :D Thank you so very much! xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • Guendalyn
    Guendalynover 2 years ago

    gorgeous!!!

  • Thank you ever so much! :D xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • yampy
    yampyover 2 years ago

    Cool shot

    This is awesome :)

  • Thank you so very much, Paul! I’m very pleased you like it! :) xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • peaky40
    peaky40over 2 years ago

    Wonderful image and beautiful work Donna

  • Thank you, Roy! :D Greatly appreciated. xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2over 2 years ago

    I have few old hymn books,and they are full of great words! lovely image xx

  • There are some deep, heartfelt words in there! :) Thank you ever so much, Angie! xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • tunna
    tunnaover 2 years ago

    Beautiful Image Donna

  • Thank you! :D xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • George Petrovsky
    George Petrovskyover 2 years ago

    Nice one Donna!
    This must be “Eye Tunes”, where you see the musical notes and the words, then use a series of black & white keys, struck or stroked with the fingers, to create musical tunes. True digital music! Then there are the words, which with the help of “You Voice” – powered by a tube between the mouth and the lungs – are sung to correspond, hopefully, with the musical notes! What a quaint concept! There will be some who remember, others will just gugle. :)george

  • :D Terrific comment, George!!! :D GREATLY appreciated! Thank you! xxx

    – Donna Keevers Driver

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethover 2 years ago

    really nice pages..greatly in some balance.

  • ozzzywoman
    ozzzywomanover 2 years ago

    wonderful nostalgic feel, & the texture is just right for this image :-)

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