Spring is what this week’s photo challenge is about. I know we should be well into spring by now but the weather seems to be running about a month behind this year. The temperature seems closer to late March than … Continue reading
Even though you can’t really make out the letters anymore the intent is pretty clear isn’t it? This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is… Letters
Why have I taken so many selfies? Well, it’s not because I enjoy editing pictures of myself that’s for sure. But, I’ve spent so much time experimenting with lighting that I’ve seem to have run out of subjects who are willing to sit for me for any length of time. Even the cats give me a dirty look when I pull out my camera. So I’m left with only one willing (kind of) and mostly cooperative subject….
Do you ever wonder what’s going on around you while you focus on making that shot? Take a step or two back sometime you may be surprised…or concerned. This week’s photo challenge: Juxtaposition. In this case, what the photographer sees … Continue reading
Just in time for the new year this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is Beginning. Here’s a beginning that I can’t wait for….
This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is community. I’m pretty sure they weren’t expecting this kind of community when they made that challenge but here it is. It seems all creatures create their own community doesn’t it? These little guys didn’t do … Continue reading
A quite moment after work sitting out on the patio with my good friend ‘Americano’. Not a bad habit to get into I think. Although with winter approaching I will have to move indoors soon.
This weeks photo challenge: focus… Nikon D300 w/Nikon 60m f 2.8 afD
Been back in the garden again. Why is it that every time I start with weeding I always end up grabbing my camera instead? Perhaps, it’s because summer feels like it’s going to end early this year….. Sooooo……… I guess I … Continue reading
“Gardening is how I relax. It’s another form of creating and playing with colours.” Oscar de la Renta
Have you ever noticed how many quotes there are online about beauty? By people you’ve never heard of?
Ever get the feeling that music from an old spaghetti western should be playing in the background? Shot this at the Scarborough Bluffs last summer and it still makes me chuckle. The bluffs are made of sand and clay which … Continue reading
Had a beautiful, sunny spring like day today in the great white north. The snow is finally melting and even though we will likely see more snow before winter is done I found myself dreaming of days like this. … Continue reading
Spring has most definitely sprung in these here parts….
And the birds are back in town….
Also…..Oscar still likes high places…..he climbs up there like a pro….
We’ve had a lot of rain for the last month or so, although I suppose I shouldn’t complain too much. South of us they’re getting a lot more than just rain. Besides, it gives me a subject to shoot and an opportunity to work with my macro, well, between showers anyway.
Not everyone hates the rain….
Had the opportunity to use a D3s this week….so I may be nerding a bit here. We call this ‘work related training’…..
Have I mentioned lately that I love my job?
Did a lot of yard work today…had a sea of yellow to get rid of. It’s amazing how relaxing yard work is…tiring yes, but it also gives you time to think and maybe pause and take a picture or two….
Yes, I’m playing with paint again today…