"I have snow Olympic camera that has settings for indoor outdoor fireworks and one is soft shadow..u decide on the shape and placement in ccamera..it adjusts contrast based on the shape u choose. I do have contrast and saturation cropping avail in…"
"Nice close ups Randy!! Lived up north for many years (Ohio and New York) migrating back to the south myself the past several. Lived in Ga for a while now back in LA. Surprised that I forgot how warm it is even in the winter. Nice to hear all the…"
To bring out the flower colors, photograph at first light or end of day. The sun washes out the colors mid afternoon. At dusk I like to point a flashlight at the middle of the flower to give it a glow and darken the background.
Thanks for the gift Joyann, I did finally get my music player on here, after I figured it out, it was so easy, I felt like a retard!! You'll have to check it out after you get moved and settled. Take care and the best of luck to you! Dee :))
"I liked the Wowie Zowie type last year & this spring I was disappointed when I couldn't find those in the nursery as they grew better & brighter for me than some from the past. So growing from my own is the way to go."
"Joan, thanks so much for your kind words. I love taking pictures and when I see pretty scenes in the garden, I want to capture them so I can cheer myself up in the winter when everything is brown and covered in snow."
"Lorraine, how wonderful that you have a greenhouse. I would love to have one. You are right that zinnias are very easy to start from seed. I just wish I had the room inside (or a greenhouse!) to grow more things from seed. "