Category Archives: Insects

Are You a Bug Person?

I am a bug person, but not all bugs. Insects like bees and butterflies make my heart go a-twitter. Bugs that make my garden healthy make me do the happy dance. I just love bugs that visit my garden, but not … Continue reading

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Isolating the Subject in Photos – Insects

It is very easy to do with selective focus. Shooting with a wide aperture and creating a shallow depth of field is an effective way to feature your subject and make the background into a soft, creamy blur. Positioning your subject a greater distance … Continue reading

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Monarda Magic

I did a post on Garden Walk Garden Talk a while back called The Monarda Speaks. It is a very popular post searched daily on GWGT. In this post I am not going to get into the horticultural aspect of … Continue reading

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