I love using plants as my photo subject. They are available at any time of day and they never complain if I’m taking too long. This year I bought two miniature rose bushes. I love the pink color and they will bloom all summer. This photo is not as sharp as I’d like it to … More Summer project day 6
I’ve got new growth on my Christmas cactus. This is a plant I inherited when my grandmother passed. I don’t particularly like it. It’s real big and is just kind of ugly but I keep it alive and nurture it because it reminds me of her. For day 5, it was my photo subject for … More Summer project day 5
Day 4 – Making progress! I did some editing in LR on this one. Cropped the image and increased the contrast to help the wrinkles stand out. I never even noticed the water droplet until I started editing the photo. I am much more pleased with this one, but there is still plenty of work … More Summer project day 4
My flower bouquet is something you need to experience in person. The Stargazer lilies in this bouquet are outstanding and smell so good! Overall, I think this picture is pretty good. Not underexposed, pretty sharp. I think it’s a keeper!
We’ve had some summer storms lately and humidity. As a result, we are growing mushrooms in the yard which I detest. So gross. BUT, I do love to take pictures of mushrooms. Who knew they were so photogenic? Still not a sharp picture nor does it have that ethereal lensbaby velvet quality I’m searching for. … More Summer project day 2
Ok, so posting every day seems a little ambitious for someone who does not post every day nor do I check social media every day. So, this may change to posting once a week, maybe twice. Although once a day will allow me to remember what I was thinking for each photo. This will be … More Summer project – Photo a day
Still trying to find that motivation so I’m going to start a project which I hope will help me with motivation but also clean some of the rust off to help me get ready for my big trip to Greece in a few weeks. Starting tomorrow I plan to use my Lensbaby Velvet 56 every … More Motivation