Thursday, August 28, 2008

What is this Bird?

I realize this is not a very good quality picture. However, I wanted to post it to see if any one out there knows what type of bird this is. I spotted this funny looking bird and several of his family members one day at our feeder and then have never seen it again. If any one knows what this bird is I would appriciate the info.

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Just for fun!

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Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Assignment Three

In lesson three, Hallie taught us about some rules of composition. For our assignment we
are to post some examples of these rules. Here are my tries.

Know your subject.

Don't cut people off at the joints.

Rule of thirds.

Uncluttered background.

Use a different viewpoint. Also use lines
to draw interest.

Fill the frame. (My sweet 82 yr. old dad)

Show details. Who doesn't love baby feet?

Tuesday, August 12, 2008


We have had so many butterflies this summer.
Here are a few shots of them. I think I need a little
more practice to learn how to get good pictures
of them.

I love how colorful these guys are!

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Monday, August 4, 2008