photo captures a glimpse of one of the
seven bee hives owned by the
photographer's father in Boston, Virginia.
An electric fence had to be built around
them to keep bears out.
Traci Breeding Shoemaker
of Madison, VA
from the webmistress: If
you read the online version of the
Mountaineer each week, then you have seen
that I have been publishing more than one
photo at a time for Photo of the Week.
This is due to you, the reader, sending in
series of photos. I have not had the heart
to not publish such wonderful pictures. I
will continue to do so, however I will
start to combine the photos into one
image. You won't notice it, unless you
print them out, or try to enlarge them.
This will be the last week the images will
Thank you, Webmistress.)
need your photos, send them today!)
If you would like to display an original
photo that you have taken you may send it
It can be of anything, a favorite pet,
nature, family, event, whatever. There is
no date limit. The photo must be your work and no
indecent images will be published. (If
children can't view it, don't send it.)
You will retain the copyright to your
work. Please send in information about the
photo, (where it was taken, when, content,
etc.) Please send your photo in a .jpeg
file format with at least 100 ppi.
Photo of the Week is an online
feature only. It will not be published in
the paper edition of The Virginia
Mountaineer. Thank you and enjoy.