I sat down to the computer this afternoon to see this beautiful photo on the desktop, courtesy of my husband. He took this image today of a carpenter bee on one of his sunflowers and I thought it was a good one.
Unfortunately, contrasty areas sort of bug me. I’m talking about the glowy areas on the yellow. It’s where the sun is hitting the petal.
This is straight out of camera above.
This is me getting freaky. I used Kevin Kubota’s BW Edgey. Now you can really see how blown out those yellow leaves are.
They look like x-ray leaves.
And please don’t think I’m picking on or belittling my husband’s photo taking skills.
I like this one better, I think. I ran two actions: TRA’s Troy at 15% opacity and Rusty Cage at 27% and then cropped as a large square.
And now, folks, because it’s Friday night and because inquiring minds need to know, here’s a few questions for you:
1. When is your usual bedtime?
2. In the past month, what was your biggest OOPS?
3. How many relatives do you have named “Bob”.
4. Tea, or coffee, or juice in the morning?
5. Right now, I hear __________________ .
I love finding out more about everyone. See you in the comments, my friends.