Tag Archive: flower

Spiders, Bee’s and Flowers

Walk-about

Test shots with a 55 year old lens, Takumar 200mm f/3.5. I was really impressed with the Bokeh, Color and Sharpness of this old lens. Nice color. One of our few hot days… Continue reading

Mellow Yellow

Overcast days makes for nice colors I was surprised by the clarity of the bee. Tried to catch the reflection of other flowers. This shot’s hard to capture properly. Practice makes perfect. This… Continue reading

Flowers GA/FL

Here are some local flowers from both Georgia and Florida. Also, a few visitors posing for the shot. Again, such a beautiful area. This giant flower is found in a pond behind some… Continue reading

B/W

Wanted to test a few filters on the end of my Carl Zeiss 50/1.4 Planar T* along with my Black and White setting. I found a set of red, green and yellow lenses… Continue reading

Bee-utiful Day

Had to try my new back-up camera along with an old 50/1.2 lens recently purchased. Its a little tough to focus but the bokeh is rather nice. Practice makes perfect. The macro shots… Continue reading

Anna

This is our resident Anna’s Hummingbird, a beautiful but very aggressive and not a bit afraid of me. I was checking out a new but old Takumar 100/4 macro lens. I also caught… Continue reading

Rays of Light

Walked around a garden maintained by WSU Master Gardner Program directly after a rain. The sun was going in and out from the trees surrounding the garden making for some colorful images. This… Continue reading

Macro Morning

Went out this morning to the Master Gardener’s Children’s Park and got a few of these shots. One of our Professional’s in our local photo club gave an excellent lecture on Macro Photography,… Continue reading

Tulips for days

I thought I’ve seen a lot of Tulips in my days until I went in the Mt. Vernon area north of Seattle. A nice fertile valley perfect for growth. They have an annual… Continue reading