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Rooted in Musical History

“He played his fiddle and I wept.” ~ Cherel Ito  Much of the Ozark Mountain region is remote, and economically underserved. It is rich in musical history and in that geographical area of the country, much of the music is … Continue reading

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Spiritual Stones

“Every minute is for observation and making connections.” ~ Cherel Ito  Although there are no sandy beaches, theme parks or awe-inspiring mile high mountain vistas, the wailing wall is a place where millions of tourists flock to every year. The … Continue reading

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Character Adds Strength

“I still find Japan hard to describe. It is more like praying.” ~ Cherel Ito  Nine days before catastrophic events hit Japan, a blog entitled “Harmony among People” was featured on this blog site Through the Lens of Her Camera: … Continue reading

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Browse the Crowds

“We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.” ~ Kofi Annan One definition of multimedia is “the use of different media to convey information.” Cherel Ito fulfilled her dream as … Continue reading

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Capturing Beauty in Aging

“Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.” ~ Cherel Ito  Well, it is a New Year! With each year added to their lives, human beings ripen a little more. Many do not like the physical changes … Continue reading

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Dignity and Opportunity

“No matter what our faith, we can still come together.”                 ~ Cherel Ito In the year 1978, Cherel Ito fulfilled her dreams of traveling to Africa on a quest to capture photographic images of a  culture that at the time, far … Continue reading

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Providing for Others

“The attraction for me is it’s simplicity. There is a sense of rhythm- a balance with nature and the people” – Cheryl Ito It is market day! The image of this vendor was taken through the lens of her camera, … Continue reading

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