Used to be a ‘new’ Jersey Girl   : now A Colorado Girl

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Lytro Daffodil

A short break from cherry blooms! I know I promised a Lytro Shot of the Week back when my blog went public again, but frankly, winter was not the best time for this little camera.

For those of you who might have missed the Lytro introduction, play with this photo! Click in the foreground on the main flower, then click anywhere in the background and the image will re-focus there. Hold and drag your mouse over the image to move it around and get a different perspective. If you want more information on the Lytro, follow this link!

Monday, April 22, 2013

Cherrapy Parade

IMG 8453

Okay, here comes cherry overload, all in one fell swoop!

IMG 8345

The tree that I featured a couple of days ago shown here from a different angle with its twin sister.

IMG 8346

 

IMG 8348

 

IMG 8390

 

IMG 8406

 

IMG 8427

 

IMG 8410

 

IMG 8456

 

IMG 8464

 

IMG 8467

 

IMG 8480

 

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Cherrapy: Alone Time

IMG 8401

This time I took the photo because I wanted the person in it! I liked the way she appeared to be dwarfed by the tunnel of flowering trees. 

Next post starts the cherry overload parade! And then? Well, then we'll be finished with the cherry trees and you'll all breathe a sign of relief. But don't get too complacent. The crabapple lane over at Skylands is about to pop.

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Cherrapy Continued: It’s All About the Light

IMG 8358

The light coming through this magnificent cherry tree was what I was trying to capture. The people standing under it were not in my original plan but I waited a full ten minutes for them to get done with their "take my picture with the tree" business but they didn't budge. So, I took my photo and moved on to the other 3,997 trees in the park.

(Seriously, are you worried you will be seeing the other 3,997 trees here on the blog? Never fear, the cherry brigade will end soon. Some trees just needed to stand all by themselves.)

Friday, April 19, 2013

More Cherrapy: One Big Tree

IMG 8352

This huge old tree is right at the main parking lot and one of the most beautiful trees in the park in my opinion. Everyone wants to stand beneath it and gaze upwards at its lush blooms. They have their photo taken under it, or just take photos of it. It's impossible to get any "alone" time with it. I love its shadow almost as much as its limb span. Hello gorgeousness!

 

Linked to Madge's Weekly Top Shot

About

Welcome, I'm Lynne. You know me better as a 'new' Jersey Girl. But now I've moved back to my 'home' state and I am living in NoCo (Northern Colorado).This blog will be about my thoughts, good food, and of course, dogs.

© 2006-2018 Lynne Robinson All photography and text on this blog is copyright. For use or reproduction please ask me first.

If you’re new to this site and wish to read the blog entries in chronological order, click here.

Membership

Login  |  Register
October 2019
S M T W T F S
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

Search

Recent Comments

Comment Leaders

  • Lynne - (1543)
  • Carolyn Clarke - (369)
  • Steve - (351)
  • Susan Weyler - (311)
  • Joyce Roberts - (261)
  • Reya Mellicker - (247)
  • Debra - (230)
  • lettuce - (206)
  • Susan in WA - (204)
  • Jan - (185)

Share

Archives

Statistics

  • Page Views: 5564823
  • Page rendered in 0.7617 seconds
  • Total Entries: 2558
  • Total Comments: 6556
  • Most Recent Entry: 10/22/2018 01:59 pm
  • Most Recent Comment on: 04/17/2018 04:27 pm
  • Most Recent Visitor on: 10/17/2019 06:35 am
  • Most visitors ever: 248 on 12/25/2015 05:24 pm

Syndicate