|There are some blackeyed susans down by the creek....|
|As I prepared to photograph them, I suddenly had some help from Huey|
|I tried a back lit shot up close...|
|Then, a different set up....|
|I wanted a blurrier background.....|
|And of course, the last one I took is my favorite!|
I love blackeyed susans...the simple wildflowers that blooms along
our roads here in the South in the summer. I had been wanting to
photograph some before they went away. So, I stopped several
places along the highway (risking getting run over by a log truck!).
I wasn't able to get what I wanted, so I drove on home. And then
I spotted some flowers right along the creek that winds through
our land, so I picked some and took them to the house.
I moved them around outside, trying different effects, etc,
(and with a lot of interference from a certain four-legged
friend). I finally liked the very last one I took...isn't is always
either the very first one, or the very last?!
Hope you are enjoying a simple and beautiful summer where