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Flowers Reaching for the Sky

May 13, 2018 - It wasn't too long ago that I was posting flower shots on this blog on a regular basis. Some might say it was a little t...
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Backyard Bokeh

August 20, 2017 - As I've discussed in the past on this blog, the photography term "bokeh" refers to an out-of-focus area of an image. A p...
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Flowers in Vibrant Black and White

June 24, 2017 - Flowers are all about color. But I recently saw some flower shots by other photographers that were rendered in monochrom...
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Greenery

May 23, 2017 - I shoot a lot of flower images. I know it. I can't help it. They're colorful, they stand still, and let's face it, peopl...
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Spring Has Sprung

April 16, 2017 - All nature photographers love the coming of spring. It's tough getting nature shots - trees, flowers, wildlife, etc. - i...
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Trees, Bugs, Flowers and Such

September 11, 2016 - When you go walking down a nature trail, or any trail through a natural area, you expect to see, you know, nature. Trees...
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Daisies in the Morning Sun

July 04, 2016 - It seems like it's been a while since I've posted some flower images. I shoot a lot of flowers, I know, and I don't want...
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Digital Zooming, Done Right

May 22, 2016 - Optical vs. digital zooming. What's the difference, you ask? Let's just say you asked. The difference, I would tell yo...
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Daffodil Disagreement

April 17, 2016 - Spring has sprung, so prepare to see more flower photos on this blog. Sorry. Gotta do it. It gets old sometimes, I kno...
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Genuine Imitations

April 10, 2016 - I've never been a fan of faux finishes, fake facades, or artificial re-creations of any kind. I prefer solid wood over v...
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Flowers Again? Really?

March 13, 2016 - Yep. Flowers again. I've posted a lot of flower shots on this blog in the past. As a self-proclaimed "nature photograph...
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Blue Salvia

August 30, 2015 - At long last, the flower shot you've all been waiting for. (I know. Humor me.) Here it is... a blue flower: I'v...
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Alstroemeria

August 16, 2015 - Yep. That's right. More flowers. If you've already glanced down at the photo below, you've already seen that I'm postin...
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White Rose

August 09, 2015 - I recently mentioned that I wanted to capture as much summer color as I could, while summer was still around (here in th...
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Black Eyed Susans

August 02, 2015 - More flowers? Yep, more flowers. It's summer, and it's not here forever, so I need to get as many nature shots as I can...
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I'm a Nature Photographer

July 05, 2015 - A few years ago, when I first started getting interested in photography, I stopped by a camera store looking for a polar...
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Anthurium

June 07, 2015 - They told me this would happen. When I embarked on a "52 Project" this year, I read about the experiences of other photo...
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Purple and Green, Together Again

May 24, 2015 - Roughly around this time last year I posted an article here titled "Purple and Green" in which I presented a close-up sh...
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Dandelion Sunset

May 17, 2015 - This week's photo came right from my own backyard. I don't mean that figuratively. I mean it was literally taken in my...
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Flowers Through a Fisheye

May 10, 2015 - This week, as the warm weather really settles in, and flowers and trees are blooming, I decided to try to capture some i...
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Natural Composition

April 05, 2015 - I've mentioned before on this blog that I like to capture patterns in my images. It makes for a nice photo composition b...
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Winter Rose

January 11, 2015 - The weather got a little cold here in the northeastern U.S. this past week. And by "a little cold" I mean wickedly, pai...
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Keeping My Resolution

June 23, 2014 - Shortly after the start of the new year, I mentioned on this blog that I intended to shoot more this year. It was a New...
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Purple and Green

June 05, 2014 - As I mentioned a few months ago on this very blog, I've started to take close-up/macro photos of flowers. I do these sho...
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Alien Flowers

March 23, 2014 - A while back I experimented with some very close-up shots of some flowers, taken looking straight in using a macro lens.
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Morning Light

September 01, 2013 - One morning, a little while ago, I was outside my home with my dog (for his morning constitutional) when I noticed excep...
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A Rose is a Rose

July 13, 2013 - A few blog posts ago, I mentioned that more flower shots were coming. I had recently discovered the interesting shots I...
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A Flower of Flowers

May 18, 2013 - Yeah, I know, I do a lot of flower shots. It really isn't because I'm nuts about flowers. It's more to do with the fact...
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Is It Spring Yet?

March 23, 2013 - Given that the season of Spring has officially begun in the northern hemisphere, as of a few days ago, and in defiance o...
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New Album: 'Butchart Gardens'

October 29, 2012 - I know what you're thinking. " Enough already with the flower photos! " I agree. Flowers are an easy subject. You just s...
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Visualization

October 22, 2012 - If I'm not mistaken, I believe I've already written a post for this blog about photo composition, cropping, and how it's...
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Red on Green

September 24, 2012 - A while ago, on this very blog, I posted something about the use of complimentary colors in photographs and how, you kno...
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Focusing on Flowers

August 18, 2012 - This week's photo is of a nice little pink flower: Now, I know what you're thinking... "He's posting another flower s...
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Psychedelic Tulip

June 16, 2012 - I try to always have a "point" to each of my blog posts - something to focus on. (Pun fully intended.) Whether it's some...
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Color Popping Up Everywhere

May 19, 2012 - I thought I was finished making photos of spring flowers. The early burst of color that we experienced when spring first...
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Local Color

April 20, 2012 - Even though the weather has warmed up again around here (north-eastern U.S.), and even though I complained several times...
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More Spring Color

April 06, 2012 - Last weekend I was able to get some more shots of the spring blossoms and flowers around our house. Our trees and flower...
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Daffodil Re-edited

March 24, 2012 - This is a rare weekend post, but I just wanted to upload a corrected photo. At my friend Joe's suggestion, I re-edite...
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Daffodil Days

March 21, 2012 - Spring is apparently here, at last. That of course means one thing – more outdoor photo ops. It means other things too,...
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Shooting Flowers

October 13, 2011 - I like getting shots of flowers, because they're colorful and easy to frame in different ways for different effects....
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New Album: "Longwood"

August 06, 2011 - A new album, " Longwood ", can now be found on markaliphotos.com, in the "Travel" category. Enjoy.
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