Since the move, I’ve not done much shooting. But when we hung the hummingbird feeder, when a huge hailstorm passed through and flooded the golf course in the valley below, when lighting struck, and when a fire burned up part of the mountainside, I managed a few shots. I am loving the new view!
Outside my window
So my series on “Outside My Window” just got a pretty big upgrade. You see, we moved to a new house, one that has an incredible view. (The view was what sold us on it, actually!) So far I haven’t been able to shoot with my big camera (SO MUCH TO DO…) but here are
Last year I had a hummingbird feeder for the first time. Unfortunately, it leaked, quite a bit. I found this one last fall on a clearance rack and it’s finally warm enough to hang it. I haven’t yet seen any hummingbirds, but my daughter has, so I’m looking forward to their arrival soon! But in
Some early morning snow was melting quickly, making for some large splashes on the deck railing outside my window. Had to grab the camera! Some of these are with my 70-200, some with the Lensbaby Edge 50, and some with the Lensbaby Edge 56.
I have a small clear crystal that hangs outside the window of my office. It’s been there so long I don’t remember how it got there. Sometimes it reflects light into my eyes, which can be annoying. But one day I noticed the light reflecting had COLOR. And what is a photographer to do but
This year for mother’s day my oldest daughter gave me a hummingbird feeder so that I could attract the birds close enough to shoot them. She knows me well! The hummingbirds cooperated and it has been fun to watch them and capture them as I work.