“Golden Mop” There is nothing like getting up close and personal. This week we were to fill the frame with our subject with no background. This cypress grows in our yard and each time the wind kicks up, the needles sway with the wind. So beautiful. Advertisements
“Sunbathing” In the springtime, the sun flows over the land, slowly warming nature. The vines start to grow and reach towards the warmth. Each petal encapsulating as much as they can. Then they burst. Glorious. CLEMATIS ~Mixed Colors~ Wonderful large blooms 20+ Perennial Vine Seeds
This week we were to create an image using manual mode only so we have complete control over the image and show our creativity. I used a 50mm macro lens on a Canon 70D using natural light. This cypress bush is the only green plant in my yard at the moment and the way the … More Week 3(Technical: Full Manual) – Cypress
“Winter Bloom” The sun is out and its frigid outside. Just as the sun crested the top of the roof, a bloom begins to glow in the light. A winter bloom.
“Pine Frost” The sun is out, but its not warm. The day comes alive after a frosty night, some still stretching toward the sun for warmth. Its crystal clear and glistening as the frost sits upon the pine. Such a crisp morning.
“Morning Glories” It’s close to winter when it comes time to cut down the vines. These late bloomers continue to show all its true colors, all the way down to its core. The buds just barely wanting to open and the vines show all the freshness of spring in the fall. Breathtaking.
As it flows into fall, the overcast skies give perfect light for some macro shots. The light is soft, the rain leaves gorgeous droplets on leaves, and the leaves themselves are changing colors and creating beautiful backdrops for these types of shots. This week, walk into your yard and create a daily story TTL using … More 7- Day Challenge – Macro
“Frost” It’s hard to see. Outside air is so crisp, it could break. Your breath almost freezes as you exhale, almost tangible. From the inside out, it’s a different view. The mist creating its own formations as the temperature drops. Each with its own unique shape. Brilliant. #photooftheday #frost #photography
“Cascading River” Along the path you can hear it…the gentle flowing of the river beyond. As you approach, the sound grows, begins to roar. Through the trees it appears, the stones glistening under the water as it flows. Renewing nature in its path. Refreshing. #photography #river #cascade
“Evening Morning” The sun is setting and the garden begins to sleep. The flowers close for the night but some seem to hesitate. Still basking in the warm evening air. As if it was morning. Glorious. #flower #glories #photography WPC – Glow