Nikon D90 | AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G | ISO400 | f/2.2 | 1/100 | Showers and thunderstorms are what in store for us today at the Nation’s Capital. My strawberry patch and the rest of my green family in the garden are so enjoying this lengthy wet treatment.
It was always worth the effort to hop outside in the morning after it was raining the night before regardless how cold it was. The wet world, water drops and the sun could make quite a dramatic scene just outside your window. I love the bokeh in this image, but the sparkling drops and the clarity of them made me wish for a macro lens on hand. Another item to add to the bucket list? Most definitely.
The morning was thick in mist. The air was filled with tiny invisible drops. I love this kind of morning. Unlike the rain where you always have to wait until it’s stop completely to walk around and take photos, you can just walk right out in the mist, enjoy the world in a more subdued setting and maintain relatively dry. I stopped at the park and was glad to find that everything looked like they were bejewelled by beautiful tiny diamonds. The background […]
Here is the dark side of autumn. It’s the phase after the leaves have changed their colours. I don’t know what it’s called, but it’s the phase where the leaves started shrinking from the cold, some even looked rotten like these leaves from my rose-bush. They’d go like that until they could no longer hold on to the branches that a weak wind or some rain drops would cause them to fall off and landed in the ground joining all […]
After a month of craziness, I was back on the lake ready for my morning run around the lake with Bruno, my dog. The mist was extremely thick, the temperature only reached 1 degree when we got there. The view was amazing. And spooky a bit. I was distracted by all the silhouette of trees, the whiteness of the mist, and reflection on the water, but yes, I did manage a 5K+ of running. The sun finally came out […]