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Up close and wide eyed

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Up to this point I have always tended to make macro shots using a macro lens or a lens  of a higher focal length (70- 180mm) however for this shot I  thought I would try a wide angle macro. Using my 16-35 mm at the 16mm end I got up close and personal to this big pink flower. 


In close and at a wide angle, I don’t know what these big pink flowers are , triffids I think

Your World in My Eyes

Thursday, August 27th, 2009


I was standing on a hill when the world started to curl in on itself

Or is it my first 360 Pano planet, and I’m very proud, this was one of the reasons I bought the Nodal ninja panorama head. Though I thought I was  going to need additional software to achieve this effect. Fortunately Austrian Alex over on Flickr had posted the necessary instructions ot complete this using CS3. And I’m very proud of my first attempt. Yeah it could use some cloning to even out the sky and the ground. Additionally I didn’t include Apex and Nadir shots which would improve it more, but still I can’t wait to get out and do a multi stacked pano.


Friday, August 21st, 2009


Lying on my garden bench I found myself looking up at this shot,  with a wide angl e lens and eventually a flash I finally figured it out, though it was infuchiating


Friday, August 21st, 2009
cati and ocatillos

cacti and ocotillos

In an attempt to personalize my photo’s i’ve been persuing the use of borders and watermarks, and water better photo to try out my borders than the border lands in Tucson.


Wednesday, August 19th, 2009


Even though the highlights are blown out , there is a crunchiness

Come in from the Cold

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009


Walking in a snowclad forest I stumbled apon a ginger bread cottage…hmmm, lets get the flock out of here (as the shpeheard said to the sheep)


Wednesday, August 19th, 2009


paw prints

After 100 days alone  on the island, I found these footprints in the sand. The question is are they friend of foe


Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

lonley sands

Spring Time Flowers

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009


Roll on Spring

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