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Monday Photo

David and I took a ton of photos at Zilker yesterday morning. Rather than posting a bunch at once, I’m going to dribble them out over the next couple of weeks. If you want to see them all, go here.

Monday Photo

This was a hard shot to get. We shoot with a powerful macro lens that takes stunning pictures, but the autofocus is really finnicky. It doesn’t like having lots of tiny things in almost the same plane – it gets confused and grumpy and refuses to play. So I’m especially happy that this one came […]

Friday Photo

This was taken during a speed photography* session at Mayfield Park a few weeks ago: *When you just have a few minutes to kill between appointments and decide to take a quick walk through the park with your camera, and suddenly all the flowers are blooming and the peacocks are in full feather and you […]

Hill Country Adventure

On Sunday we packed up the pooches and took a liesurely drive out to Kerrville, Texas. Yes, it was the music festival weekend, and no, we didn’t go. We stayed in a cool little house build in the 1920s or so by the ancestors of our kind hosts, the Bachofens. It was very cool. Exposed […]

Friday Photo

Ecinacea is one of the most fun flowers to photograph macro. Awesome texture!

Photography Inferiority Complex

Afternoon Doze Originally uploaded by *Sakura* Whenever I start thinking that I’m a good photographer, all I have to do is look at the work of some of my contacts on flickr. Seriously. I don’t know how she does these magical photos, but they rock my little world.

Mayday!

In lieu of well-formulated arguments and philosophical musings, I give you FLOWERS: David and I have been busy little bees. (no fertility jokes, thanks) We spent the last two weekends at local parks trying out some new techniques with our fab lenses. Say hello to my carpal tunnel (too much photoshop driven mouse gripping). I […]