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Macro Moments Challenge #40: Time to Move On

Congratulations to Irene of http://www.heavenssunshine.net/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #39 http://www.heavenssunshine.net/macro-moments-39/. Irene’s photo is entitled, “Leaves Along the Trail” and this was her first entry!  Unfortunately, I was unable to download Irene’s photo, but please pay her a … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #39: Black and White

Congratulations to Nicole of https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #38 https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/2017/05/24/pine-catkins/.  Nicole actually suggested this theme and I loved the lighting and composition of the catkin nestled among the pine needles.  Please pay Nicole a visit to view more … Continue reading

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Right Before My Eyes!

  Ever since Nicole suggested “Catkins” as the theme for Macro Moments Challenge #38 I have searched high and low, without much success.  Today I was sitting on my back deck and guess what I sighted right on the other side of … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #38-2: More on Catkins

  There have not yet been many entries to our current challenge Catkins.  Khürt commented today that he still doesn’t know what a catkin is or where to find one, and I suspect that others of us are similarly confused. … Continue reading

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Tropical Splendor

It is so inspiring to photograph in a setting away from home and the familiarity of my own yard and neighborhood!  Today I share with you a few more from my recent trip to Maui, Hawaii.  All were taken with … Continue reading

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My New Lens

For the past several months I have lusted after the sharpness and detail that other photographers seem to be able to achieve, but that has escaped me.  I studied their work and arrived at the conclusion that it might be … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #38: Catkins

Congratulations to Nora of  https://norasphotos4u.wordpress.com/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #37.  I love her capture of a drop of water with a surprise starburst; “Water” being the theme of the challenge https://norasphotos4u.wordpress.com/2017/05/19/macro-moments-week-37-topic-water/   Please pay Nora a visit to view more of … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #37: Water

Congratulations to Nicole Pottier of  https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #36.  I’m not sure what kind of flower Nicole photographed, but she captured beautiful bokeh, which was the theme of the challenge https://photopoeme.wordpress.com/category/photo-challenges/macro-moments-challenge/ .  As well as being … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #36

Congratulations to Khürt, a relatively new participant, for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #35.  Khürt’s beautiful photo is called Rue Anemone and he includes lots of information about his settings and taking the shot in his post.  Please visit Khürt at … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge #35

It’s good to be back.  March had five Wednesdays, so it’s been three weeks since the last challenge posted!  Congratulations to justpat1 of  https://pitammm.wordpress.com/ for submitting the winning entry to Challenge #34.  Pat’s photo is of a yellow columbine and I … Continue reading

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