Through My Lens

115 – Really Posting Again

Posted in General Photography, Uncategorized by lwroffee on May 4, 2010

Wow, it has been almost a month since I have posted to this blog.  I have been taking a few images.  The spring flowers have not been as vivid here as they were last spring.  My guess is that we have not had as much rain in April and so far in May.  Here is a flower image I like and one of a granddaughter playing soccer.

Azella in the last ray of sun

Azella in the last ray of sun

6th Grader Game

6th Grader Game

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73 – Fall Colors II

Posted in Around Our Home by lwroffee on October 20, 2009

It was finally a nice sunny day here in Maryland and I had time to visit Seneca State Park looking for some fall colors.

Fall Color in Seneca State Park

Fall Color in Seneca State Park

13 – Washington, DC – Its People and Places

Posted in Washington DC Places and People by lwroffee on July 29, 2009

While I was working in Washington, DC I always wanted to have time to take photos of the city and its people.  Yes, the monuments and buildings are very photogenic, but so are the ubiquitous tourists, fellow bureaucrats, demonstrators for one cause or another, and the occasional VIP or his or her motorcade.  I finally have enough photographs to begin a gallery.

These colorful demonstrators want to free the Uyghurs and East Turkistan.

Colorful Demonstrators at the White House

Colorful Demonstrators at the White House

5 – Peaking Through the Trees at Some Color

Posted in Flora by lwroffee on July 21, 2009
Color through the branches

Color through the branches

A splash of color through the tree branches.  I would have preferred a better angle with a clear fore ground, but……..you take what you can get.  This was in our neighborhood late in the evening.  I had the 100-400 mm lens on the 5D.  I have concluded that I need to use at least a monopod when using that lens.  One just cannot take a sharp photo at 400 mm hand held.

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