On 11/14/2022 7:20 PM, DZDub wrote:
On Tue, Nov 1, 2022 at 4:23 AM Moose<olymoose@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
This may get organized, some day. In the meantime, for your delectation,
random things that caught my eye in NY in
The small thumbnails don't do many of them justice. Click the sides of the
photos to move forward and back.
I especially enjoyed the sculptures
Ah, I see there is one that really should be there missing, and other candidates. The angel pointing up is atop a grave
in huge, beautiful Greenwood Cemetery. A common trope, angel pointing to Heaven, but almost all the pointing fingers
have weathered or broken off, so there are all these angels apparently shaking their fists at Heaven. 😁 The dancers are
in the columbarium there. It took lots of post to make them stand out, but I think it looks pretty natural.
and the dragonfly.
The light in the eyes makes it, I think.
Dragonfly tip, many of them return to the same place, in the same pose, over and over again. They are "hawking" tiny
insects, and have chosen a good vantage point. (Hummingbirds and some raptors do the same.) So prefocusing on the spot
just left and waiting a few moments will often result in a good shot.
Other time, species situations, they just don't stop.
Flying Dragon Moose
What if the Hokey Pokey *IS* what it's all about?
Themed Olympus Photo Exhibition: http://www.tope.nl/