Sunday, July 27, 2008

My Photography Weekend

Oh WOW!  Talk about photography overload.  From Thursday late afternoon until noon today (Sunday) I was immersed in photography.  I didn't want the weekend to end.  Not only because of all the learning but because I also was spending it with a couple from Indiana who have become friends. (We met at the event last year and have kept in touch.)

Thursday night was Birds of Prey shoot at a local nature center which cares for injured birds and also has other animals.  They bring them out special for us to photograph.

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          Here is a female elk.                                        And a male.

These next ones are a golden eagle.  His only problem was he had lost the "thumb" of his right claw.  Still looks pretty dangerous to me.

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               Now for a couple owls.
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Some flowers just because.

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Here is a snake having his supper (a frog).  The one on the right is titled "a frog in my throat"

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And a really pretty Box Turtle.P7242780 (Large)

 

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And I just have to have a barn which I took on the way back from the bird shoot.

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I'm not sure why I couldn't line up these pictures better.   Maybe I will try again later.  Right now, I just wanted to get them posted.  I will work on posting some other pictures later.

7 comments:

Boopie said...

WOW!!!!! I think you became a pfofessional Over the weekend !

I'm Impressed ! I think I like the Owls the best but that snake was soo cool, although I'm not fond of snakes !

Ruthie said...

Great photos Bon. I like the turtle one best.

Vicky said...

Wonderful photos, Bon! The barn is fabulous!

Cheryl said...

Woweee!!! What pics!!! But I don't like snakes...eeewwwww!
I tried to reply to your post on my blog (from it being forwarded to my gmail) and it came back. Are you set to no-reply.
See ya in a little over a week.

Hugs,
C

Anonymous said...

What fabulous pics! I love the owls!
LauraK

kathyk said...

Great pics Bon!

KathyK

Judy said...

Oh. The turtle! I LOVE it!

Looks like it was a VERY successful weekend/