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by Ceropegia
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: A Deceptively Peaceful Setting
Replies: 3
Views: 227

A Deceptively Peaceful Setting

These photos were taken at the site of a low head dam constructed for a Gulf States Steel pumping station that was abandoned in 2000 when the steel plant closed. Low head dams have been called “drowning machines.” As water goes over the dam, it creates a strong recirculating current, called a backro...
by Ceropegia
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Turkey Vultures
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Turkey Vultures

These turkey vultures are part of a flock of six that partook in the cleanup of a dead opossum in my back yard. I have no idea what caused the death of the critter. When my son noticed them, we went out on the deck to get a better look and try to get some photos, but they immediately took off. So we...
by Ceropegia
Tue Feb 19, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Keeping My Eye on You!
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Keeping My Eye on You!

davechinn wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:31 pm
A unique point of view that works very well, love it !!! :look:
Dave
Thanks!
by Ceropegia
Tue Feb 19, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Keeping My Eye on You!
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Keeping My Eye on You!

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 1:39 am
All to be treasured.....well done!
Thanks!
by Ceropegia
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Keeping My Eye on You!
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Keeping My Eye on You!

That is absolutely wonderful! The DOF works well, the colors are great, the composition is perfect to me, and oh that pose! What kind of bird is this? I’d love to know more about how you managed this epic shot. I hope you’re sharing it everywhere! Thanks, It is a brown pelican. Taken at Orange Beac...
by Ceropegia
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Keeping My Eye on You!
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Keeping My Eye on You!

Psjunkie wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:37 am
Fabulous..well presented
Thanks
by Ceropegia
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Keeping My Eye on You!
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Keeping My Eye on You!

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by Ceropegia
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Lunar Eclipse 1/20/19 Composite
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Lunar Eclipse 1/20/19 Composite

very cool - I screwed up my shots... Way too much noise for my camera and I tried a long lens to zoom in, but not enough light when the colors were so beautiful. Makes me want to get a clean full moon shot and drop the colors onto it. Anyway, nice job! Thanks! Sorry you weren't able to get any shot...
by Ceropegia
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Lunar Eclipse 1/20/19 Composite
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Lunar Eclipse 1/20/19 Composite

Psjunkie wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:15 pm
Nicely done...
Thanks
by Ceropegia
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Blood Wolf Moon
Replies: 8
Views: 667

Re: Blood Wolf Moon

PietFrancke wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:30 pm
awesome!! Good job dealing with the cold - was very windy here too! But I saw it, was very cool to see through binocs.
Thanks! Glad you got to see it.