Tag Archives: bokeh

What is it? Part 2

Yesterday, two fellows (Tim and Mike) came closest to guessing what it was.  Today I give you another shot and the reveal at the bottom of the post.  Care to guess before you scroll down for the answer?  No cheating … Continue reading

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1,2, 3…Spring!

I have no idea what plant, bush, tree, whatever this is going to turn into but they were all over the park floor by the river.  Anyone have any ideas?  These three shots show the plants opening at various stages.  … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Time

In just a few days it will be October; where did September go?  Pumpkins and all things made with pumpkin are already popping up at shops so if you are a fan then you are quite ready to indulge.  Lately … Continue reading

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Hanging around

No idea what kind of flowers these are but I look forward to seeing them every year; I love the colors of the blooms.  Anyone know what kind they are? F 1.8 – 1/80 – ISO 100 – 35mm – … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Downtown Daisy

F 2.2 – ISO 100 – 1/3200 – 50mm – Canon 5D III  

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Wordless Wednesday – Stuck in the middle with you

F4.0 – 1/250 – ISO100 – 100mm – Canon 5DIII

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Hibiscus of the midwest

Even though I know you can buy these plants to have on your patio in the summer, whenever I see a hibiscus my mind wanders off to tropical areas.  I see islands or Florida, beaches and palm trees, and the … Continue reading

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Awash in the Sea of Bee

Bee Balm that is.  I’ve yet to see any flowers blooming here other than a few hardy crocus (crocuses? croci?) and to tell the truth – I am jealous of everyone else who has had cooperative weather and are experiencing … Continue reading

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After the rain…

Stood my little coneflower plant.  It was still working diligently at flowering and raising it’s little head to the sky and whatever warmth there may be for the day.  Tough little bugger.  But since this photo was taken we’ve had … Continue reading

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Seedy

Well, isn’t it? The maple trees are getting ready to send off their progeny to sleep until next spring.  In order to get this shot I had to stand up on a park bench to get closer to the branches. … Continue reading

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