Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Playtime

 
I was looking at the cutting board today after I cut a tomato for lunch. The light was hitting the pulp and seeds left on the board and I thought it was beautiful with just the touch of green from a cilantro leaf. The thought ran through my mind that I should photograph it but just as I was putting that out of my mind because it was so tiny that I couldn't make a photograph of it that would show a close-up the translucent gelatinous pulp when CLICK! Yes, yes I could. Well maybe I could. I have a new close-up filter that I recently bought but had not tried. I raced upstairs and put it on the camera. That was the beginning of Playtime. Yes, I do like to explore so you are probably going to see some more images with that piece of equipment.


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    1. I love figs. The shape and color are glorious. And they are quite delicious too.

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  2. You just go right ahead and experiment. We'll all enjoy the results.

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  3. You just go right ahead and explore. We'll all enjoy the results.

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  4. Once again, you have encouraged me to get out there and start experimenting with my camera. I was rather disappointed with the results from my Europe trip. The were so -- touristy.

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    1. I know that feeling, Steve. It is hard to get past being the Tourist. On FB a friend suggested taking a look at Miksang Contemplative Photography, www.miksand.com
      You might get some inspiration from the site. I know I did.

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