My Garden, Photography

Assignment 22: Color Composition

This is my contribution to Scott’s Assignment 22: Color Composition. The assignment is to make new photos to share showing how color is used for composition.  I didn't have to go very far looking for colors, the banana tree was from my garden. I chose the autumn leaves as my background, shot at f/4 to… Continue reading Assignment 22: Color Composition

Birthday, Blogger, Food, Holiday

Fourth Year Anniversary and Many Thanks

It didn't seem that long and this post has made the 1090 posts, and 4 years of blogging. I want to thank you for your visit, especially to all the commenter and silent readers. In a way we are very much like the pilgrims but came way later so Thanksgiving celebration is a big thing… Continue reading Fourth Year Anniversary and Many Thanks

Food, Hobby

Chicken Update November 13, 2010

The Americana hen finally hatched her eggs.  She started out with 12 eggs, one cracked at the very beginning.  It took 21 days for the eggs to hatch, 1 peep died before it hatched, and 2 rotten eggs.  Another peep died and I think the mom must have stepped on it, Na said it looked… Continue reading Chicken Update November 13, 2010

Buddhism, Life Lesson, Photography

The Colors of Autumn

This is my contribution to Scott Thomas Photography Assignment 10: Autumn 2010. I hope you will join and please check his blog post for rules and deadline. Fall is a harvest season and below is a picture of my co-worker harvesting her rice paddy. I read once that when the ancient Indians looked into the… Continue reading The Colors of Autumn