August 9, 2008

Potpourri pix

Posted in blogging, photography tagged , , , , , , , at 3:35 pm by czygyny

This is just a small mixed-salad of photos I have taken lately, life through the eye of my camera.

Water drop on an Aquilegia or Columbine leaf.

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A curve of light and shadow on Shasta Dam

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Solanum rostratum, Buffalo Bur. Just one of those odd volunteers that come up in my garden. It has fascinating prickly seedpods. This is a wildflower that hails from the south, so I haven’t a clue how it came to me.

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I LOVE rusty stuff! This is the door of my 45 Chevy dually flatbed, a rare model. It needs a new home. (hint, hint)

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Howz about that for a pretty sunset! Look at those cloud shadows!

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I can’t pass up a good dry mudpuddle, and this one had great geometric shapes created in the drying film of mud.

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This enterprising bumblebee on a nigella flower has her pollen sacks crammed full of sustanance.

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Botroyidal formations of sulfer and salts forming on the sand of E. Stillwater Creek.

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This last image is from a series I did exploring the bleached roots of a grand old white oak. The porthole led on to more textures and patterns of grey, like dusty hills.

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4 Comments »

  1. Those are fantastic! What an eye! I want to frame a nice print of your curved concrete Shasta Dam for my new “home office”. Seriously, great stuff.

    When are we gonna have lunch again?

  2. czygyny said,

    I’ll send you a large file of the Shasta Dam image, they are huge.
    I’m ready for lunch whenever you are. Heck, I figured you’d be in the soup line, now that you are a member of the great unwashed.

  3. Larry said,

    Fantastic. I don’t think that you can outsource those photos.

  4. darcyarts said,

    Thanks for sharing the visual pleasure. What a world, eh?


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