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Description of Subject Matter: Sophie Loeb Fountain
Originally a drinking fountain dedicated to Ms. Loeb, a writer and social advocate for children, this sculpture stood outside Heckscher Playground. In 1987 it was moved by the Central Park Conservancy to the Levin Playground and refitted as a water play feature. Most visitors are surprised to learn that only a short walk north from the Alice in Wonderland statue by Jose de Creeft at Conservatory Water stands another sculpture featuring Lewis Carroll's famous characters: Alice, the Queen, the Duchess, the Cheshire Cat, the Griffon and the White Rabbit.
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2008 photos: Equipment this year: I was using three cameras -- the Fuji S9000 and the Canon Rebel Xti from last year, and a new camera, the Fuji S100fs. The first two cameras had their pluses and minuses and I really didn't have a single camera that I thought I could use for just about everything. But I loved the S100fs and used it almost exclusively this year.
Trips this year: (1) Civil War Preservation Trust annual conference in Springfield, Missouri , (2) a week in New York, (3) a week in San Diego for the Comic-Con, (4) a driving trip to St. Louis, and (5) a visit to dad and Dixie's in Asheville, North Carolina.
Ego strokes: A picture I'd taken last year during a Friends of the Homeless event was published in USA Today with a photo credit and everything! I became a volunteer photographer with the AFI/Silver theater.
Number of photos taken this year: 330,000.