Early morning entrance to Animal Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Florida, made it possible to capture this image of the Tree of Life. The tree containes a collection of carvings on the trunk and looks very different as you change locations around the tree. This is a composite of three images providing the pop and detail of the image.
This is a closer look at the Outpost area on the Star Wars Sign from yesterday. I found the coloring and detail so interesting that I wanted to provide viewers with the same impression I experienced view the original.
This sign appears in at least two places at Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World, Florida, around the construction area that is in the process of being updated. It is a differnt presentation than we used to see with the old Star Wars theme and I found it interesting.
There is a dragon in the in the Festival of Fantasy Parade in the Magic Kingdom and he looks extremely threatening . It was a great day for photographing Dragons. I am posting two versions of this image.
Image captured with a Sony A6000 Camera, Sony E PZ 16-50 mm f3.5-5.6 OSS lens, focal length 30 mm, ISO 200, 1/320 sec at f/9.0. Processed using Lightroom CC2015 and Photoshop CC2015.
Today they had early hours at the Magic Kingdom and as I walked up Main Street I was entertained by a singing and dancing performance. The performers were riding on the street car and got off to perform when it stopped. Main Street USA, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Florida.
This Butterfly is one of the Lego Art Objects on display at Lewis Ginter Botanic Garden, Richmond, Virginia. If you get a chance, visit the gardens to see the others.
While visiting the National Zoo we saw a collection of Art that was created using plastic that was collected from ocean beaches by volunteers. This is one example of the sculptures created by Washed Ashore Org to make people aware of the impact that their waste has on wildlife.
This fountain is contained within the sheltered area surrounding the teahouse and is not visible from the Japanese Garden Proper of the Missouri Botanical Garden.
Image captured with a Sony A6000 Camera, Sony E 10-18 mm f/4.0 lens, focal length 10 mm, ISO 100, 1/25 sec at f/11. Image is a composite of three images processed using Lightroom CC2015, Photoshop CC2015 and Photomatix Pro 5.
This is an image of the left side of the Teahouse in Missouri Botanical Garden. It is an interesting collection of textures, shapes, and shadows that can only be captured with the morning light.
Image captured with a Sony A6000 Camera, Sony E 10-18 mm f/4.0 lens, focal length 12 mm, ISO 100, 1/15 sec at f/11. Image is a composite of three images processed using Lightroom CC2015, Photoshop CC2015 and Photomatix Pro 5.