PHOTO OF THE DAY

Photo of the Day

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December 2020

You are welcome to use any of the royalty free photographs found on this site! All of the images were taken by our team, and a 1000x750 pixels image of the photos with quotes/text added can be found on our December 2020 Quote of the Day page.

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onlinehappinessmovement.com

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12/31/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 10/31/20)

Reinstall Please

 

A sign outside of a South Austin, TX shop that says, "Dumbest Thing I've Ever Purchased Was a 2020 Planner". Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/31/2020 quote with this image.

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12/30/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/20/20)

Presence

 

Inflatable Christmas Minions having fun in Bastrop, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/30/2020 quote with this image.

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12/29/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 02/07/20)

Get Vaccinated

 

A winter Texas sunset on a pivotal day of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/29/2020 quote with this image.

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12/28/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/23/20)

Music

 

Fascinating cloud formations and power lines appearing to form a musical staff in the South Austin, Texas sky. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/28/2020 quote with this image.

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12/27/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/18/19)

The Magic of Christmas

 

A glittering red ornament that says "DREAM" sparkling amidst the Christmas lights and multi-colored sequined ball ornament on the tree. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/27/2020 quote with this image.

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12/26/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Something Else Besides Ourselves

 

Penguins, polar bears, and a teddy bear in a boat atop a lighted pond of thin ice, plus various other outdoor Christmas decor in the background at the Maywald Christmas Lights in South Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/26/2020 quote with this image.

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12/25/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/17/19)

Jesus Took His Place in a Manger

 

Ceramic figures of baby Jesus, the Virgin Mary, Joseph, the three wise men, and a shepherd with a sheep, cow and donkey in a wooden manger where the birth of Jesus took place. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/25/2020 quote with this image.

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12/24/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Charity in the Heart

 

The decorative and beautiful blow mold lighted nativity scene, plus various other decor in the background at the Maywald Christmas Lights in South Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/24/2020 quote with this image.

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12/23/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/19/20)

Cherish Peace and Good Will

 

A sparkling red, white and green home in South Austin, complete with various nutcrackers, a Christmas tree, snowflakes, candy canes, a lighted wreath on the front door, and a glorious shining star. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/23/2020 quote with this image.

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12/22/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/19/20)

Live Christmas Every Day

 

Inflatable Santa Claus displays in South Austin, with one waving while riding a snowman hot air balloon, and the other waving while driving Santa's Tree Delivery red truck, with a special assist from a helpful reindeer. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/22/2020 quote with this image.

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12/21/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/10/20)

Eternal

 

The sun illuminating colorful fall trees in South Austin, Texas. Happy Winter Solstice and Great Conjunction day, where Jupiter and Saturn come together in alignment to look like one bright star in the sky, ushering in the Age of Aquarius!  Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/21/2020 quote with this image.

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12/20/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Santa Paws

 

Numerous lighted outdoor Christmas decorations, including Santa Claus with his pack of cutie dogs at the Maywald Christmas Lights in South Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/20/2020 quote with this image.

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12/19/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 10/10/20)

Ten Minutes

 

A captivating sunset on the Texas coastline looking towards the sand dunes. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/19/2020 quote with this image.

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12/18/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 11/29/20)

A Little Something Extra

 

Snow covered garland, red berries, white lights and jingle bells. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/18/2020 quote with this image.

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12/17/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 11/29/20)

Christmas Gift Suggestions

 

A sparkling church lit up and decorated holiday style, with small child figurines nearby, ornaments and a cute lighted Christmas tree. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/17/2020 quote with this image.

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12/16/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 11/21/20)

Fountain of Life

 

Ginger the cat casually sneaking sips of water from a dog bowl. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/16/2020 quote with this image.

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12/15/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/11/19)

Merry Texas Christmas

 

A sign that says "Merry Texas Christmas" with decorative silver garland, white flowers and green grass in December! Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/15/2020 quote with this image.

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12/14/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/08/20)

Hope and Gratitude

 

The Texas sun flaring beautifully behind a South Austin, Texas home on the day of the first COVID-19 vaccinations. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/14/2020 quote with this image.

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12/13/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Sugary Goodness

The Candy Land House at the Maywald Christmas Lights just outside of Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/13/2020 quote with this image.

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12/12/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/12/19)

Ride With Me

A beautiful painting from a student in the Fine Arts Department at Akins Early College High School in Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/12/2020 quote with this image.

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12/11/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Santa Claus is Anyone

A black or brown Santa Claus (interpret the individual as whomever you want it to be!) with sweet child elves and other blow mold Christmas decorations at the Maywald Christmas Lights display in SW Austin, TX. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/11/2020 quote with this image.

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12/10/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/10/20)

The Gift of Life

A vivid and vibrantly colored Texas red oak holding onto red, orange and yellow hued leaves in South Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/10/2020 quote with this image.

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12/09/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/13/19)

Light of Love

Old fashioned Christmas decorations on display in an open air garage at The Maywald Christmas Lights in Southwest Austin, Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/09/2020 quote with this image.

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12/08/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 07/23/20)

Light at the End of the Tunnel

The sun desperately trying to break through dark clouds in Central Texas, USA. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/08/2020 quote with this image.

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12/07/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/03/19)

The Right Thing

Sunset in Austin, Texas with the State Capitol and other downtown buildings in the background. A plea to governing officials: Please fix our broken COVID-19 response and do everything you can to protect our fellow citizens. Do the Right Thing! Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/07/2020 quote with this image.

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12/06/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/17/19)

Joyful and Triumphant

Various Christmas albums from (top) Andy Williams "The Andy Williams Christmas Album", (bottom, left to right) Willie Nelson "Pretty Paper", Mickey Gilley "Christmas at Gilley's", and Dean Martin "The Dean Martin Christmas Album". Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/06/2020 quote with this image.

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12/05/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/05/20)

Loving Others

A festive front yard flag that says "Merry Christmas" with poinsettias, a red pickup truck hauling a Christmas tree and Santa Claus in the driver seat with his long white beard flowing out of the truck window. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/05/2020 quote with this image.

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12/04/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 01/01/20)

Revealing

Multi-colored and white sparkling outdoor Christmas lights, minutes after 2020 began in Texas. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/04/2020 quote with this image.

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12/03/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 05/24/20)

Memories

Fresh cut mini roses displayed in a miniature hand painted vase. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/03/2020 quote with this image.

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12/02/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/24/19)

A Child Again at Christmas-time

The sun shining brightly on adorable outdoor Christmas decorations in South Austin, TX, Christmas Eve Day 2019. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/02/2020 quote with this image.

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12/01/20 Photo of the Day - (Taken 12/12/19)

Kindness is Like Snow

Painted artwork by Carla Rodon of Akins Early College High School, 2020 Senior Class. Inspired by the peaceful and relaxing ocean, she left her comfort zone a bit when using gesso to create texture and dimension to this piece. Visit the December 2020 Quote of the Day page for corresponding 12/01/2020 quote with this image.