Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Crocus Finally Arrive

Posted by
Denny Jump (Bellevue, WA, United States) on 10 April 2014 in Plant & Nature.

My Crocus family finally made their appearance last weekend. At last I can show a few springtime flowers. Around here, the crocus only stick around for about a week at the most so I was enjoying these last weekend. Here is one.

NIKON D800 1/500 second F/11.0 ISO 1100 70 mm (35mm equiv.)

** Staples Singers - "Respect Yourself"

- " We do not move forward from a middle opinion, which is undemocratic but mediocratic.
We advance from a creative passion "- (Edgar Morin)

- "To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It's at
that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy."
- Henri Cartier-Bresson.

::Words from Denny:
- My beliefs, and values, have always been strongly tied-to music, especially Jazz, and Blues.
- The following artists and lyrics seem to "sum-up" where my spirit resides:
EARTH WIND AND FIRE;
"HOLD ON TO YOUR SPIRIT,
ALWAYS FEEL YOUR SOUL....
HONOR THE MAGIC IN YOUR HEART"
; Earth Wind and Fire

NIKON D800
1/500 second
F/11.0
ISO 1100
70 mm (35mm equiv.)

crocus