Tuesday, April 9, 2013

An Itty Bit of Spring

 

 

PussyWillows-text-SycamoreLane Photography-001

 

 

Yesterday evening, right before dusk, I was blessed with a few free minutes.  I grabbed my camera and headed out the door.  The wind was coming in chilly gusts and the conditions weren’t perfect for trying to capture nature in photos.  I spent a lot of time waiting between gusts.  Focusing was difficult  with everything moving, but I had seen the Pussy Willows from my kitchen window earlier in the day.  I wanted to capture them as the sun went down.  I spent about 45 minutes outside a good portion of that just waiting for the right moment.

By the time I got back inside my toes were going numb, my fingers were stiff, and my nose was running, but it was well worth it!

 

 

 

 

Linked up:

kim klassen

I used Kim’s textures KK_minus43 and KK_1402magic for this photo.

 

tuesday muse

15 comments:

  1. Love those warm golden tones - very nice!

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  2. I bet it was on your mind all day too! Glad you got the chance to capture it!
    Beautiful :)

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  3. Your patience paid off! It's beautiful.

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  4. How nice...I just bought Caroline Kennedy's book on poems to memorize.

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  5. Beautiful photography and dito edit, with a lovely quote to match!

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  6. Your wait was worth it! This is beautiful and very nice quote. :)

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  7. It's actually kind of nice hearing how much work goes into your photos. Just looking at them in your posts, I always take for granted how beautiful they are and forget that you likely spent that much time trying to get that one perfect shot. It's worth it though!

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  8. Beautiful lighting. Great shot.

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  9. Hello -- coming from TT - your image is beautiful with the light touching the smallest part of the plant - LOVE the detail with the golden tons..
    Hugs

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  10. Beautiful! Love the way the sun comes in.


    Earl

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  11. Your post reminds me a beautiful Southwestern evening where I would love to just sit and ponder the day's events. Very nice.

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