Oneness

In honor of Yom Kippur Oneinfocus is excited to exhibit an iPhone photo and caption. The photo was taken by Michoel at a children’s playground in Columbia, Maryland.
OnenessOne G-d.One people.One holy day.United as One.More leaf inside!______A walk at sunset to the local playground to play with my daughter. The leaf was resting on the wooden boards of the playground (see below).PlaygroundLocal playground.iPhone photo.I am looking forward to the cell phone camera of 2020. Perhaps then they will replace the “conventional digital camera.” In the meantime, their ease of use and the “It’s always with me” factor are definitely playing a role in the way photos are taken.Whilst on the way to the park – I snapped another leaf!LeafLeaf – Columbia, MD.Post processed in Photoshop.
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The Valves Of Repentance

Last week we took you on board the deck of Intrepid. Now, welcome to it’s belly – the steam room.
Steam RoomAs the Days of Awe approach,G-d opens the valves of our hearts for repentance.The work, however, is incumbent upon us:To illuminate our actions with the radiance of the G-dly soul.
Step inside for more on the caption and ‘iPhone artography’…______Behind the photo:The steam room at Intrepid is dark. Low light usually mean I pull out my tripod. However, this time security personnel were giving me the eyes. Consequently, I was forced to hand hold the camera and for those technically inclined: to avoid blur – I pumped up the ISO to 2500!Behind the caption:We are now in the month of Elul – the month that precedes Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. As we approach the holiest days of the year now is the time to prepare. […]

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Yom Kippur

In honor of Yom Kipur Oneinfocus is excited to exhibit a unique photo submitted by David Birk of Perth, Australia. The photo is part of the Meaningful Monday program which arrives a day early as this Monday is Yom Kippur. David took the photo two years ago at sunrise at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
Yom KippurOn Yom Kippur G-d purifies manuniting his soul with His essence.
Thank you Dave for the stunning photograph.Wishing you an easy fast and a shana tova, Michoel and Sarah

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