The beginning of the year is probably when I take the least amount of photos. It’s cold outside, everything is dead and brown. It’s completely uninspiring. So I bought some sunflowers (my favorite) for a little color and happiness. This photo was taken with my iPhone 14 pro max. Such a great camera. I’ve still … More Photo practice
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
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!
For my birthday present this year, I finally bought myself the Lensbaby Velvet 56. I rented one several months back, and I loved the effect it brought to my photographs. So different than anything that I have done before. It’s going to take some practice as I am not used to manual focus, and I … More Happy Birthday to me
It was a busy summer with several much anticipated get aways. Some days I took pictures and there were several weeks where I didn’t even look at my camera. I was busy experiencing my life rather than documenting it. But now that’s school has started, I’m in more of a routine. I’ll be dragging my … More The flight of the bumblebee