Saturday the 4th (1/4/14… just stuck me…) found me at the Forth Worth Botanical Gardens with Hana, Samie & Firas. In tow, was the D7000 and Zomb-E, the LX7, the iPhone, and the LC-A* (pictures from first two to follow in the coming days, Insha Allah; shots from the LC-A when I finish the roll […]
The end of the year can be a bit confusing, schedule wise, what with all the days off work and all. Last Sunday, I was enjoying a nice visit with Mom up in Arkansas, then back here on Monday to enjoy two days off with Hana, and then back to work Thursday, Friday, Saturday, so […]
Due to spur-of-the-moment travel plans, this weeks pictures all come from one day of sporadic shooting, first at a plant nursery, and then at an abandoned housing development. Sunday was just beautiful for walking around and admiring Allah’s creation. LX-7, AP mode, settings in the Lightbox, with some edits in Lightroom.
Well, I just didn’t even try this week. Too busy with other stuff. Makes me wonder if I should give up this photography hobby altogether. I’m ashamed to even be posting these, and I have no plans to post these pictures to G+ or anywhere else. If you clicked this far, apologies, but maybe this […]
Unlike the first LensBaby week for this 7/52, I started this one intending to use the LensBaby. And as you might notice, I got some somewhat better results (to my eye, anyway). I still wonder what I might be able to accomplish if I had the time and the leisure to really focus on photography: […]
Happy (belated) Thanksgiving! I am thankful for so much this year, I can barely begin to express it all. At the risk of incensing some readers, and with full knowledge that I’ll leave out innumerable blessings, here’s a short list: Allah azza wa jal, the clear guidance that He sent down to us through His […]
I had no idea what to shoot this week (as usual) and so decided that this would be a good opportunity to for a macro week. GoGo. But what lens to use? My first thought was to use the Vivitar 50mm f/1.8, but when I went to the the shelf with all the film cameras […]