Golden hour, St Albans, May 2020
And a mid-afternoon sunburst:
All of these images were taken with a vintage lens, the Helios 44-2, which is known for its flare and its amazing, swirly bokeh. Well worth grabbing one for yourself and trying out something a bit different.
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Thanks to everyone who brought us a dream last week. Special thanks go to Janet for such a beautiful dream; Elke for some cuddly images plus great words; and Ken for a beautiful panorama shot that is now in my dreams.
If you didn’t have chance to check them out, the links are below.
- Aletta at Now at Home
- Alice at the 59 Club
- Another day in paradise
- Carol at Light Words
- David Meredith’s Photo Blog
- Eklastic at Pictures Imperfect
- Geriatri’x’ Fotogallery
- Jackie at JunkBoat Travels
- Janet at This, That and the Other Thing
- Jesh Studio
- Jez Braithwaite
- Ken at Pictures without Film
- Klara at Sliku Svoju Lyubim II
- Le Drake Noir
- Little Pieces of Me
- Maria at Kamerapromenader
- Nicole at Une photo, un poème
- Nuthouse Central
- Purple Pumpernickel
- Sandy at Out of My Write Mind
- Sue at Words Visual
- Tom at Beyond the Sphere
- Transition of Thoughts
- Woolly Muses
Copyright Debbie Smyth, 31 May 2020
Posted as part of One Word Sunday