Tag Archives: macro

I’m ready for my closeup!

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” A macro prompt? Fantastic! As we know, macro is my very favorite type of photography, so I’m really looking forward to seeing what everyone posts this week ūüôā For … Continue reading

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Annual Denver Botanic Gardens Trip

This year, the Botanic Gardens are featuring sculptures by Deborah Butterfield as their art installation.¬† The horses were interesting, but not my favorite.¬† The Chihuly art last year was pretty spectacular, and the bamboo sculptures two years ago were also … Continue reading

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Classics, Street Rods, and Lots and Lots of Headlights

On Saturday, we went to the National Street Rod Association show in Pueblo.¬† Like last year, I had a grand time taking¬† photos of the cars.¬† Also like last year, 99.9% of my photos were of car bits rather than … Continue reading

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Numbers & Letters: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Cee’s latest & greatest Fun Foto Challenge is “Numbers and Letters.”¬† As it happens, this challenge came at a perfect time.¬† This past weekend was the National Street Rod Association show in Pueblo, and those classic cars provided some great … Continue reading

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Manitou Springs Adventure

I love the adventure theme for this week’s photo challenge.¬† There’s a lot of freedom to define what adventure means to you.¬† This week, I’m deciding that adventure means exploration, and my camera is always a good companion for exploring.¬† … Continue reading

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Butterfly Pavilion

We recently went to the Butterfly Pavilion in Westminster, Colorado for the first time. ¬†Hands down, the coolest part was the Wings of the Tropics exhibit, which is an indoor rain forest filled with a variety of butterflies. As you … Continue reading

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Reach Out and Touch It

As a fan of macro, I love looking at the textures of objects, so this week’s photo challenge is right up my alley. ¬†Looking through my photos, I wanted to go back a bit to a couple of my earlier … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: My First Macro

I splurged in college and got my first digital camera, a Panasonic Lumix.¬† I was a broke student and, at the time, this camera was an incredible luxury.¬† It was also worth every penny.¬† The very best feature of the … Continue reading

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Trip to the Colorado Renaissance Festival

This weekend was our third annual trip to the Colorado Renaissance Festival and my first trip with my new camera. ¬†I had the best intentions to take lots of photos people in cool costumes, but the problem with taking photos … Continue reading

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Street Rod Photo Shoot

This weekend was the National Street Rod Association’s show in Pueblo¬†and since my husband likes old cars, we went to check it out. ¬†Growing up in Pueblo, I’d always seen all the cars around town during the annual event, but … Continue reading

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