I've wanted to get some more surfing shots for years, besides off the Folly Beach pier at sunrise. I read on Facebook that at contest was happening at 8:00 a.m. Water sports and splashing make for great splashes of light when taking pictures. Small drawback, Washout at Folly Beach is a "south" facing beach for … Continue reading 2015 Ocean Surf Shop Icebox Open – my first Surf contest photos
Weather is not great, cold and rainy. I can take pics in rain and take them in the cold, but don't like them both at the same time. So I set up a bird feeder on the deck in the backyard until I can make myself leave the warm house again.
On my second test with extension tubes I had a good time trying to make the coins a little more original. Also tried to have some food shots and a few ornaments. The most fun was the grain of salt on the popcorn.
I have been thinking about getting some extension tubes for years to try some micro photography. I finally did and they arrived today. They are great! (I made a homemade micro lens last year you may remember, by removing the front element off the front of an old lens, but it was not what … Continue reading Macro photography with extension tubes
I went downtown to get some pics today and was trying to avoid the reindeer run and drove by Colonial Lake. I saw some pelicans fishing and stopped to take some pics of them diving. They are a little slower than the kingfishers from last week.
I was out this weekend taking some pictures in the fog and I saw a pair of kingfishers trying to get some breakfast. Down highway 17 out near Bear Island, which is about 40 miles south of Charleston, SC. I was looking for eagles again, but could only hear them off in the distance. … Continue reading Kingfisher having some fun while I watched.
Happy Thanksgiving to one and all.
Cole was in the paper with Cory this time. Cole pitched 2 innings and faced 6 batters. 5 strikeouts and one put out to 1st base. Not bad for the first outing. Link to article in the paper. http://www.moultrienews.com/article/20140328/MN11/140329589/1019/ Link to Cory and Coles team for updates via Facebook and game stats links. … Continue reading Cole McDonald’s pitching debut
Cory had a good game! Coastal blasts Faith Christian - Moultrie News.
Check out the rainbows and reflections from Trophy Lakes on Sunday. A good photograph is knowing where to stand. -Ansel Adams