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Macro Monday: 13th September 2021

Macro Monday: 13th September 2021

Detail of a lichen encrusted limestone boulder on the Colpoy’s Bay shoreline.

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Weekly Prompts

Negative Space Orange Daylilies

2021: Orange Daylilies

A portrait of two Orange Daylilies in front of a large limestone boulder.

I thought the background was different and used negative space to emphasize it. Another test of the TTArtisan 50mm f/1.2 lens for photographing flowers and plants.

This is my contribution to the Weekly Prompts Colour Challenge: Orange.

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Six Word Saturday

A Portrait of an Orange Daylily

2021: Orange Daylily

An orange Daylily growing on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario.

Taken on a recent walk around the neighborhood with the TTArtisan 35mm lens on the camera and my contribution to Debbie’s Six Word Saturday challenge.

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CFFC

Mostly Blue

2021: Mostly Blue

Mostly blue with a little pinkish orange. Ripples on Colpoy’s Bay at sunrise recently.

This is my contribution to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Water Found in Nature prompt and a contribution to Jez’s Water Water Everywhere challenge.

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2021

Orange and Blue

2021: Orange and Blue

Ripples on Colpoy’s Bay at sunrise last Saturday.

I spent more time photographing the ripples than the sunrise that morning.

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Cosmic Photo Challenge

Tree Trunk Details

This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge: On a Small Scale prompt.

On Sunday morning I went for a walk around the neighborhood with a macro lens on the camera. I quickly found myself concentrating on details of the various tree trunks on the route I picked.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: On a Small Scale
Ivy growing up a tree trunk.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: On a Small Scale
Remains of bark on a dead tree.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: On a Small Scale
Detail of some Paper Birch bark.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: On a Small Scale
A small spot of orange lichen on a tree trunk.
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Lens-Artists

Focusing on the Details

This week Patti has given us the prompt Focusing on the Details for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge.

As Ontario is currently under the third Covid-19 lockdown I decided to look back at some of the details I photographed on my walks around the neighborhood while under the various lockdowns.

Silent Sunday: 3rd May 2020
Moss and lichen on a limestone boulder photographed during the first Covid-19 lockdown.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: Midsummer
Backlit Maple leaves photographed during the first Covid-19 lockdown.
Monochrome Monday: 1st March 2021
Shadows on rippled snow photographed during the second Covid-19 lockdown.
CFFC: Texture
Orange lichen on a tree trunk photographed during the third Covid-19 lockdown.