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Color and Depth of Field…

 

 

This photo was taken at the Gifted Hand show a couple years back in Ellsworth, Maine. I bought some of the Sister’s Soaps but it was the amazing color that caught my eye!

 


Color, Lighting, Composition and Depth of Field…

Sometimes it’s as much about the depth of field, lighting and color, for me, as it is the entire composition or subject. I like this shallow depth of field combined with the lighting which allowed me to achieve some pretty interesting bokeh! This was from a craft fair in Ellsworth, Maine last year and this was the Lucky Dog Gallery display.


Just a beautiful photograph for Veterans Day…


Organic Sand Art…


More Dock Images…


Just a touch of Spanish moss…


In search of bokeh AND fall foliage…


I love playing with my macro lens…


Was this little guy posing for the camera?


One of my favorite Maine sunrise shots…

Imagine being out on the water and seeing this?


One of my favorite lighthouse shots – note the slight crescent moon?

This is East Quoddy Light


Dramatic wine photography…


Macro Photography…


Got Bokeh?!

This is the Rosa Rugosa bush (flowers not present in this photo) and the red bud you see are rose hipsBokeh is a photographic term for the desired quality of the blurred section of a photograph (the highlighted out of focus circles)


Late day light in the harbor…


Random Photo Saturday…light dancing on the violin…


Flower Photography – it’s all in the lighting and depth of field…

Here are four completely different examples of various lighting and depth of field that I just love to play with!


I miss my sunrise shots…

I LOVE being in Portland right now but I do so miss waking up and grabbing my camera to capture the amazing sunrises in Southwest Harbor! These are from my archives…

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LOOK at that face! This was taken at a small B&B/Farm in Maine

This was taken at a small B&B/Farm in Maine. The lighting in the barn was just perfect to capture this little one! Only a face a mother could love?


Random Photo Thursday…

I just like the detail in this ceiling fixture – the base is actually sterling silver!


Random Photo Tuesday…love the names on lobster boats!


Tonight’s “Super Moon” over Mount Desert Island, Maine

It WAS this orange! Spectacular!


Vivid Pink Sunset Reflections on the Lobster Boats in Southwest Harbor, Maine…


Black and White Photography…

this shot takes me back to my college days when I used to develop and print my own photography!