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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 7…

For eons our eyes have been adapting, evolving, if you will, to the world on which we live. They are attuned to the spectrums of light and color surrounding us. Other animals have eyes that see in different spectrums, and … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 3…

How is that for a magical way to examine light and shadow? Or what about this… I could have just done this… Removing the colors seems to draw the focus to the variance of shades of light and shadow… shades … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 2…

Light goes where it will, and where it can’t is the shadow. Light picks out and defines, shade acts as the bass… the low notes. It is a concert, a dance. A tune that entwines in the branches of trees … Continue reading

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No, these are definitely NOT more pictures of flowers from my mom’s garden, because I promised I was done with that…

See, that is obviously one of the branches of the plum tree in my mom’s backyard, covered with interesting things. I am back in San Diego again, after my visit to my mom in the Bay Area. I know that … Continue reading

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Mirror mirror off the wall… part 10…

I just couldn’t leave this series alone… Once an idea gets planted in my head, I can’t root it out… But now, I’m bushed…

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Flowers and bunnies… the only real cure for a pandemic…

To be honest, I brought my good camera to work the other day, and I want to see how some of the photos stack up against the ones I take with my phone. That one is the good camera. Phone. … Continue reading

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Mirror mirror off the wall… part 9…

Leaves… I’m not sure if these came out as cool as I thought they would. So I did a couple other things. Just to entertain you. That is the original image.

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Me and Mollie’s marvelous magical macro madness… the final chapter…

That is a macro photograph of my daughter’s eye that I took. As we proved in an earlier post, she has my eyes. Ironically, that means she also has an eye for art. She has Art’s eyes. Seems like there … Continue reading

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Shootin’ nature with a Canon… part 2…

Just some more random photos, like that woodpecker. And I am rather proud of my butterfly shots. They don’t sit still for very long. You need to be quick. The same is true of hummingbirds. I seem to have been … Continue reading

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Shootin’ nature with a Canon… part 1…

Today, my wife, my daughter Mollie… who came back from college for the weekend… and I went to Fallbrook… about 30 miles North of San Diego, and spent the day.  We visited my wife’s aunt and uncle. I brought my … Continue reading

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