We've had three straight days of rain over the holiday weekend. The good news is that it didn't slow down the hummingbird traffic in my back yard any.
I severely underexposed this and use a very short duration flash to pull the bird out of the background. Using that technique is my favorite way to get an image that has a clean dark background without doing any special post processing.
I really don't know if this was an itch or just part of drying itself from the heavy dew this morning. I usually stick to still photography but thought a series of photos I captured earlier this week was perfect for making an animated gif. Amazing what you can do with a camera that is... Continue Reading →
We had around 6” of rain this week at home. You might think that means the weather was terrible all week long but........
Nature is the greatest teacher and I learn from her best when others are asleep. - George Washington Carver
"Two out of three ain't bad" - Meat Loaf Generally speaking, I agree with Mr. Loaf, but that wasn't my first thought