My dear friend Janette is a photographer who spends her days in the solitude of the great outdoors. Janette likes to spend time with her husband at their cabin in Montana where they can enjoy the beauty God supplies. She takes her camera and dog, Zeke, with her everywhere she goes. I hope you enjoy her photography as much as I do. Her photographs are all taken with a Canon Power Shot Camera and are her sole property.
111 thoughts on “Featured Photographer Janette Sande”
Your friend Janette is truly a wonderful photographer. The wildlife is beautiful, even the bear, however, I would be reluctant to try for a closeup.
Hi my friend I hope you are doing well. I would be so frightened to be that close to a bear. Glad you enjoyed her work. She is my dearest friend. One thing about the Northwest is that it is beautiful. My daughter still lives outside of Seattle. Thanks for the visit. Have an amazing day. Love, hugs and blessings. 💕❤️🤗Joni
Thank you so much Joni for sharing my pictures. The first sunset was actually taken in Stanwood WA, with the trees & the Olympic Mountains in the background. I love you & feel so honored you wanted to share something that brings me such pleasure!
It is my pleasure and honor to show your beautiful work my beautiful friend. I think Scott actually ask me about that one photograph also. Glad you cleared that up. Thank you
Yes I actually wondered about that bear myself. You are a brave soul but wouldn’t want to think you were that close to such a big bear. You are such a tiny thing and their hands are amazingly large. Thanks so much Janette for being on my site and sharing your beautiful work. Love you sweetie
Thank you, I was safely inside my vehicle while taking pictures of this black bear
Nature’s charm, beautiful photography. Thanks for sharing Joni. Hope you are recovering God speed! 🙏
Cassa I am definitely better thank you so much. I am glad you enjoyed her photography. She is a jewel of a person too. Sending love and hugs Cassa. 💕❤️🤗 Joni
Glad to hear that you are better.
Thank you my friend. I really appreciate it. Sending love. ❤️🤗
Thank you for taking the time to view my pictures that my dear friend Joni shared on this amazing website. Such a great group of people here!
You are welcome..thank you for sharing your creativity.
Stunning! Does anyone else see the bear head in the rock formation over the water? 🙂
Great eye my friend. I didn’t see it at first but my husband found it right away. Great eye. Thanks for sharing and for visiting. She does a great job and loves nature and reading. Thank you. Sending love and hugs. ❤️💕🦋
🙂 thank you Joni. I hope you are doing well ❤️
I am so much better thank you my friend. Hope you have a wonderful and blessed weekend. Love and hugs and fairy surprises coming your way. 💕🤗❤️🌼🧚♀️🧚♀️🧚♀️
I love fairy surprises 🙂 ❤️
Well say no more ten fairies are on their way. They will be bringing gifts made from the finest silk. I have silk worms in a small cabin behind the house, trees grow through the floor and they work there. All I know about your silk gifts is that small angel wings will be intricately involved. Also they tell me that you will use these gifts mostly at night. Enjoy. I am borrowing Katy’s (foresting365) dragons to help with delivery. I hope you love your gifts. With lots of love Joni
I mean, how can I not be excited 🙂
In know right. 🤗❤️💕
How clever you saw the bear head. I took this picture probably 8 years ago & have it blown up in size on a canvas frame & never noticed. I’ll be seeing the bear head all the time now, thank you
You are very welcome! It caught my eye immediately. I hope it makes you smile each time!!!
I am sure it will. Thank you for mentioning it. So cleaver. We missed it too. I am sure it meant a lot to Janette. Thank you. 💕🤗❤️😘🌼Love Joni
Yes, she told me so! How nice of her!!! 🐻 ☺️
Thanks for sharing these lovely images, Joni. Brightened up my day!
Thank you Stuart I am glad you enjoyed them. She is my dearest and longest friend and is a great photographer. Sorry about the abrupt message earlier. I forgot about my virtual Dr. appointment and had to roll. What a wonderful help you are providing new science fiction writers and those folks like myself that haven’t published volumes like you have. Also delighted to hear you are going to have your vaccinations the two of you. That is wonderful. I get mine next week. We are still really isolating but feel so much better now that our new President Joe Biden is being extremely pro-active. Feeling very blessed in that department. I am going to try and catch up a bit but I probably will still miss some post. Thanks for providing links as well. Very helpful. You two take care of each other. ❤️💕🤗love Joni
No need for an apology, Joni. Hope your appt went well. I’m now ‘jabbed’ for the 1st dose, so will soon be a little safer. Valerie is younger, so she has to wait a couple of weeks for hers.
I am so glad Trump has gone. Let’s hope Joe Biden lives up to his promises. So far, so good with his reversals of the other buffoon’s dreadful policies.
You and Scott keep safe and stay well.
It did thank you. I am grateful you both will have your vaccine soon and Valerie too. I have an autoimmune disorder otherwise I would be waiting for months and Scott is quite a bit younger than me so there is no telling when he will get his first vaccine. Ditto on the Trump comment. I am thrilled with getting rid of incarceration for profit. If you have ever seen any documentaries on this subject it will literally make you sick to your stomach. I am very hopeful about our Country’s future. I have been touched by both my British and European friends concern for our Country. Big hugs!!!! Love ❤️ Joni
I was aware of the way the US prisons are used as sources of cheap labour, Joni; saw a couple of documentaries on this a few years back.
I also have a couple of autoimmune conditions, which is why I was among the first in my over 70s age group. A neighbour is quite jealous that I’ve had mine and she’s still waiting for hers, but I suggested that might be to do with surnames and that seemed to satisfy her!
I should have known you would know about this despicable practice with all the research you do. I am so glad you are getting your vaccines. I wondered if people would start having issues with how people are on the list. I am sorry you suffer from autoimmune disorders as do I but that does make us much more vulnerable. Hopefully your neighbor will eventually be grateful for you not upset. Have an amazing day my friends. Sending flowers to Valerie today to make wonderful color and smells to spread around the home. Love ❤️ Joni 🌺🌸🌼🌻🌼🌸
Thank you so much for your comment. I am trying to say thank you to everyone on this spectacular website of your writing community. I love reading Joni’s poems & the comments to follow. It’s such a bright spot in my day! Joni is so amazing & I am flattered she wanted to share some of my pictures.
Really enjoyed your pictures, smj55. As a photographer, writer and blogger myself, I appreciate the work of other gifted image makers.
I love Nature.
Thanks for sharing these wonderful images, Joni. ❤
I am so glad you enjoyed them. Thank you Janette will appreciate this kind comment very much. Sending love, blessings and good health to you my friend. Hugs 🤗 Joni
You’re welcome, Joni.
It’s always a pleasure. 🙂❤
Thank you for your comment. I am so grateful Joni shared my photo’s & it brings me joy that it made other people smile.
spectacular Joni. Hope you are feeling better!! ❤️
Cindy thank you my dear friend who is closer than far. I am glad you enjoyed Janette’s photography. You would like my friend. She is a sweetheart.
Thank you for your well wishes my friend. I am much better, thank you Cindy. I hope you and your beautiful family are all well. Sending love and blessings your way. 🤗❤️😘 love Joni
You are sooo welcome my sweet Joni … I laugh now everytime you say that! Any friend of your’s is a friend of mine. I’m sure she is.
You’re so welcome and I’m so glad to hear you’re doing so much better!!! I so appreciate that. We’re all good, thanks! ❤️
Oh yea!!! So happy all is well so wonderful to hear from you my kind friend, from not so far. Sending you so much love and kisses from the fairies. They love all your work outs and have lost their little COVID bellies and are in great shape like you know. By the way have I told you what strong arms you have. You have taken such excellent care of yourself and helping others do the same. Love you dear Cindy. 🤗🧚♀️❤️😘🧚♀️🧚♀️
you mean the world to me from not so far.
love the fairy dust and wishes. wow, if the covid bellies are better, then I must be doing something right🤗. Oh why thank you so much for that nice compliment. it’s an extention of what I do and I’m happy when others can benifit from it.❤️❤️❤️
love you too dear Joni! xoxoxxooxo ❤️
You provide such a very beneficial service my friend. You are a sunshine blessing my friend. Love you Cindy. 💕🤗❤️🌼🌸😘
oh thanks so much and so do you!!! ❤️
Thank you so much. I am so pleased my photo’s could hopefully cheer someone’s day up. Joni is a blessing in my life.
You are so welcome! She is and says the same thing about you!!!❤️
Beautiful photos Joni… Wow that bear is so gorgeous. I love bears. Gutsy woman and I’d an amazing photographer ❤️😊🌹
Oh I am sure she will appreciate the kind comment. She is my BFF and I don’t know what I would do without her. We moved from the Seattle area and I miss her. I
Am so glad you enjoyed her beautiful work. Thank you. Hope you have an amazing weekend that is safe and blessed. Love ❤️ Joni 💕🤗❤️🦋
Joni, thank you again for sharing my pictures with your beautiful writing community. Everyone is so kind & so talented. I always look forward to your poems Joni & the feedback, it really brightens my day. I love you my dear friend! You are the queen fairy in my opinion!
My pleasure sweet and dearest friend. Everyone is enjoying your work so much. I knew they would appreciate your work. I am fortunate to be part of such a wonderful and loving community. Sleep well my friend and have a peaceful weekend. I love and miss you so much. 💕❤️🤗🧚♀️🧚♀️🧚♀️🧚♀️🧚♀️so glad the fairies are living with you now.
Thank you so much for your comment. I respect nature & wildlife & was inside my vehicle to take pics of this beautiful black bear in Montana. He was curious of us looking at him, but decided eating was more interesting!
So welcome…. Really amazing pic’s. Sorry spelling error lol. Is**
So beautiful!!! Thank you for sharing, Joni! I am heading out for some adventuring tomorrow, connection with nature is imperative for healing! 😍🥰
I agree my dear friend. I appreciate you checking out her work she will be grateful as well that you enjoyed it. Thank you Tiffany. I am on the mend and I hope you are well and have some wonderful adventures today. Have a blessed weekend my friend. Love ❤️ Joni.
Thank you for viewing my pictures that my dear friend Joni shared. It really makes me happy to have others have a smile when they see my picture. Nature is just spectacular!
The photos are amazing dear Joni.
She is my best friend living in a beautiful area outside of Seattle. She has a keen eye and we met working together. A beautiful woman inside and out. She loves the outdoors and crabbing, fishing, three wheeling and her photography. We are the same. We both wear our hearts on our sleeves. Thanks John for your kind comment and I know she will appreciate it. It is nice to read your work again my friend. I sure missed all my friends. Sending lots of love. ❤️❤️🤗
I did training twice at Fort Lewis. It is a amazing and beautiful location outside of Seattle. Good morning dear Joni from the frozen and cold Michigan.
Oh I bet it is cold there. I have been on that base before long time ago. Lots of memories on line this morning. It is 35 degrees with wind here in NC this morning. Sometimes I do miss living all close to so much cultural activities. Seattle is beautiful when it isn’t raining. When we were there one year it rained 90 days in a row, drizzle but also very cloudy and we moved after that year. My husband could work from home so we could live anywhere. Have an amazing weekend my friend. Love ya Joni 💕🤗❤️🌼
I agree dear Joni. I spend almost 8 months at Fort Lewis. I saw the sun very rarely.
I believe it. My husband loves NC but I can’t take the 90 plus degrees for five months out of the year. As we get older I think the severe cold and heat are both hard on us. Wow you trained for a long time there. Stay safe my friend. We know so many people that have COVID it is nuts. I haven’t been anywhere except for walks in the neighborhood and the both virtual and in-person Dr. appointments. Please be careful there doesn’t seem to be any rhyme nor reason for why some people get sick and others don’t. Love ya my friend. 🤗❤️💕🦋🦋
Thank you so much for taking the time to view my pictures that my sweet friend Joni shared. I hope it made you smile.
They did. The photos were amazing.
I can identify with the scenes here. They are my kind of places! You sure know how to keep sane and busy. Love you!🌺💐🌺🍮🍮
Just in case I didn’t say thank you for viewing my pics, I want to say thank you. I am not use to my pics being shared besides my family, which of course is my lovely Joni
You are sweet! And, you are so welcome! It is a privilege to tribe your inspiration! And Joni is a lovely plus! 🍂🍮🍮🍂🔔💐
I hope I thanked all of your writing community’s comments about my pictures, I am so grateful they are so supportive of you Joni & enjoying some pictures that I took. It really is such a positive feel. Love you!!
Thank you my friend. They did enjoy them. It is such a supportive community. If you ever want to get a WordPress account you could write about the Northwest and Montana and show your beautiful photography. You can be a featured guest anytime, it is my honor to have you. Love you Janette 🤗❤️🦋
Aw, honeybun, beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing.
I hope you are enjoying your weekend.
Sending love, blessings and flowers.
Oh thank you sweet Button. These are from my longest and best friend who lives outside of Seattle. She is a woman who is a lover of other women, never jealous or full of envy of successful women but happy for her friends. We have been supporting each other for years. She is so talented. Her husband adores her, and I adore her kind heart. Women so need to stick together and support each other. We can’t expect the business world to treat us equally if we can’t support our fellow sisters around the world. If only we could be a supportive community like men support each other. Imagine where women would be today. So excited to see if you had won “Piece of the Year,” from Spillwords this morning it was the first thing we checked. Not up yet, congratulations again, I am so happy for you. That is such gorgeous work, I hope people got their votes in. Spillwords Press NYC is a wonderful magazine filled with such talent. Sending love, hugs, and blessings. Congratulations again for the nomination my friend.
My pleasure honeybun. I am happy you guys are such great friends. Two very talented women. Beautiful.
“Women so need to stick together and support each other.” You know I strongly agree with you.
” So excited to see if you had won “Piece of the Year,” from Spillwords” “Joni, that is very sweet of you. It brings tears in my eyes. I am humbled by the nomination. However, to win one needs to put a lot of work in. One needs to mobilize, family, friends, etc. I did none of the above. So..
Thank you again for sharing such wonderful pictures. You are a gem. Have a magical Sunday
Well we mobilize our family as we are all fans dear Button. I know you two believe in women truly having a United front. Perhaps one day with youth of this new generation they will strive to pull us together.
Yes, I have always said, “You are a blessed woman indeed if you have three true friends and I still believe that.”
I still have my fingers crossed dearest Button that you may be blessed with a win. Sending you my love, my hugs and prayers always.
I love you,
Women RAWK. We are spectacular creatures, each of so beautiful. I am so thankful to be a small part of your writing community, good feels
Thank you for viewing my pics that my amazing beautiful friend Joni shared. Good feels on this site for all of you spectacular writers & artists share with one another.
I want to be sure I said thank you for viewing my pics. I am not use to having anyone besides my family see my pics. Such a spectacular site this is, so much writing talent & positive feedback. I’m so happy Joni invited me to view this site, so I can see all the love.
Quite beautiful Joni. Congratulations to your friend, a wonderful photographer 😊
Thank you Francisco. She will be delighted to hear your kind words I am sure. Have a wonderful evening my kind friends. Love, hugs, and always prayers coming your way. 🌹🦋💕🤗❤️🙏 Joni
You too Joni, thank you very much. You too, have a great evening and take good care, all the best,
Thank you for checking out my pics & your very kind comment. I’m most happy some people enjoyed the pics. Something besides Covid chat. Joni is a dear & I love her so much as my friend
Yes, I did enjoy your photography quite lovely that it is. We all should seek beauty to help us through this pandemic, I fully agree. And yes, Joni is a beautiful person whom I don’t have the pleasure to know personally but through the months as a WP friend I feel I’ve been blessed. Thank you,
Janette will be pleased I know that you found pleasure in her photography. Thanks again sweet Anna. Love you Joni 🦋💕🤗❤️🙏
Thank you for your positive comment & for looking at my pics. Joni is a magical fairy to me & I’m flattered she shared my pics.
Amazing photography, thank you for sharing Joni! Sending lots of well wishes your way <3
Thank you so very much for viewing my pics. I am very appreciative
Photography is so dreamy.
Thank you so much for checking out her beautiful photography. I really appreciate it. Love y’all a whole bunch. The fairies she has hang off her earrings while she reads. 🤗❤️💕😘🧚🏻🧚♀️☕️☕️☕️
Great pictures of the beautiful nature! Really love the content!
I know my dearest friend will love your comment. Thank you so much for the kind visit. Have a great week. Hugs Joni 🤗❤️
Thanks a million for your kind comment & I’m happy you took the time to view my photos. Joni is very sweet to feature them.
How lovely and thank you so much for the link and the reblog. Janette will be pleased. ❤️
Stunning photos, thank you for sharing your work. 😍
Thank you so much for your kind comment on my friends work. I too believe she is very talented. I am sure she will appreciate your comment. Hugs 🤗 Joni
Thank you for you very nice comment, I am flattered Joni wanted to feature my pictures. And of course, Joni’s writing is beautiful.
Thank you Janette. I can’t wait to have you back. Love you sweetie ❤️❤️❤️Joni
You are most welcome and again thank you so much for allowing your friend to share your work. Beautiful work.
She is welcome anytime to grace my site with her beautiful photography. I tried to check out your site but it said the site was closed. Do you have another? Thank you Joni
Still trying to get used to this site. Site is photosbyjbarreto.photo.blog
Oh thank you. Have a fabulous evening and thank you for visiting. Hugs 🤗 Joni
As well & many blessings.
Your photographs are lovely. I especially like the ones of the children and of course what you had to say on your site. However I couldn’t find a place for comments so I did so here. Have a truly blessed week. Love to you and your loved ones. ❤️J