Ready for My Close-Up

How’s about a few more from yesterday’s telephoto lens experiment?


Guess what that is? It’s the light inside the Japanese lanterns we have in our backyard garden – you saw one of them in yesterday’s crappy-focus collage when I was testing out the zoom on the lens:


And here’s a little ivy leaf in our (mucky and in need of spring cleaning) pond:


I added some texture and filters to these next two, because on their own I felt they were a bit boring, but I wanted to play with them anyway:

Some sort of weird garden geegaw hanging in the backyard; not even sure where this thing came from. But look at that lovely bokeh!

An old birdfeeder