Archive for August, 2010



A shot from a storm that made its way through Missouri a few weeks ago. Normally, I’m terrified of storms but since I got my 5D I’m able to stand outside and shoot. Advertisements



My first odonata!  I’ve been dying for a decent dragon or damsefly shot. argia apicalis

Landscape Tips?


I’ve recently discovered that I know absolutely nothing about landscape photography.  Anyone have tips?  I literally traveled an hour and a half last weekend for the sole purpose of shooing landscapes and got this: Yeah, not very landscapey…

Some Bug Shots


Here’s just a few shots I took last night while scavaging my yard. The lead photo was actually dead… which made me sad.  The rest of them were alive and well. Since it’s August, I’d really like to get some shots of a mantis of any type!  Even with the 100+ heat index, I find […]

Blending In


I love nature.  Look how perfectly he blends in with the tree! Body:  Canon EOS 5D Mark II Lens:  Canon 100mm f/2.8 macro Flash:  Canon Speedlite 430EX II