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Bird of Paradise Study #79

Images From My Yard

Nikon D7000 16-135mm @ 40mm ISO 1250 3-bkts f/16 Lr4 HEP1, TpzSim; PsCS5

Another image found in my backyard.  This Bird of Paradise plant is one of three in my yard and it stands close to twenty feet tall.  I really dig the color, shapes and lines created by the leaves.

Daylilly #88

Images From My Yard

Nikon D7000 18-135mm @ 135mm ISO 1250 1/1600 f/16 Lr3

In the late afternoon of a late spring day last year this daylilly stood tall, basking in the sun and enticing the honey bees with its multi-colored plumage.

Never Let A Threat Of Rain…

Nikon D80 10-24mm @ 10mm ISO 200 f/11 3-brackets Lr3 HDR Efex Pro 1 Color Efex Pro 2

deter you, always have a Contingency Plan.

Speaking of contingency plans, always keep an open mind and open eye for image capture opportunities beyond the obvious, the positioning of myself and the camera for this image is just a few yards past where I was positioned when I made the image for the previous post in this blog.   It is important to be aware of your periphery, and significant what you can do with a wide angle field of view, and the angle of camera positioning.

Outdoorsmens’ Paradise


Nikon D80 28-300mm @ 28mm ISO 200 f/11 3-brackets Lr3 HDR Efex Pro

Nestled amid the greenery of Mother Nature, a rustic emporium filled with outdoors toys, and plenty of free parking, an outdoorsmens’ paradise.  You can’t miss this place adjacent to the I-215 in Rancho Cucamonga, California, whether you are a local commuter, or a gambler on the way to or from Las Vegas, the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World will call you, its siren song penetrating the windows of your hermitically sealed vehicle, whether traveling in gridlock or at 80 mph.