Saint Valentine

We celebrate with flowers, candy, dinner, and gifts the beheading of the patron saint of love, bee keepers, young people, and happy marriages. The flowers all of a sudden make sense given the bee keeper part of his domain. I forget how interesting Catholicism can be. According to Catholic Online…. Valentine was a holy priest in Rome,… Continue reading Saint Valentine

Digital Plant Photography – State Botanical Garden of Georiga

Posted 15 photographs I took today practicing the tips from the Digital Plant Photography class by Hugh and Carol Nourse at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia. Would you say it has helped any? Featured to the right are… Iris (red) Trillium (yellow) Phlox (purple) Yellow Buckeye Dogwood (white) Azalea (pink) Read and post comments… Continue reading Digital Plant Photography – State Botanical Garden of Georiga

Japanese Magnolia

Japanese Magnolia Originally uploaded by sneezypb. Last time I tried to take this photo with the Sigma lens, the pictures turned out too dark. It turns out the shutter speed was way too fast, I guess. It took me a couple weeks to figure it out. Its better now. 🙂