Posts tagged “lensbaby

Unhinged

LIN_5703-Edit-2Spotted at the Independence Mine in Alaska


Alaska Gardening

Ornamental kale from my daughter’s garden- it’s huge and so pretty!


Born to Be Wild

Until we moved to Arizona, I had never heard of Apache Plume- but now I photograph the seed heads every summer. We have a big shrub of this native plant in front of our house. I can’t say it is lovely to look at as a landscape element- but the craaaazzzy seed heads and little flowers are quite captivating!


Hello, Yellow!

A cheery sight at the Alaska Botanical Garden in Anchorage:


Lensbaby Lavender

Just having fun with the Velvet 56 and the lavender in the front porch pot. . .


White on White on White

A little multiple exposure fun with my Lensbaby Velvet 56


Below

Sometimes the view from below is best


Monochrome Echoes

Shot with my Lensbaby Velvet 56

 


Exotic

I can remember a time when orchids were considered exotic- and I only saw them in corsages, which I thought were pretty ugly. Now you can buy them at the grocery store, although I’m sure many species ARE exotic and are only available from specialty nurseries. I like them now, although I still think they look like they have mean faces.


Cold Spring

Blossom impressions on a cold day


Les Fleurs

Spring is here- so I’m continuing on with flowers today. Here is a lensbaby daisy photo in black and white. I recently updated Lightroom and decided to use one of the new “artistic profiles” for this image. I’m not thrilled with where they have placed these in the adjustment panel (or even that they are IN the panel. . .), but I do like the improved ability to preview changes- and also adding Dehaze to the basic panel (where it belongs!).


Good Morning!

Nothing like a cheery daffodil to start the day!


Pastel

A return to doing what I love- soft and dreamy flowers. For this one I used my Lensbaby Velvet 56, which I have never fully explored. When I joined my photo group, it seemed that there was such an emphasis on sharpness- that I started working on my landscape photography more and more- and I mostly left my lensbabies behind. It has been fun this week to once more embrace my love of BLUR!


More Bits of Autumn

A lensbaby view of the trail in Watson Woods


Waiting

for Halloween . . .