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Amy's Hypnotic Plant

Posted by
Denny Jump (Bellevue, WA, United States) on 8 July 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

I have no idea what this bristle-like plant is called. I DO know that it grows in our daughter, Amy's Vermont garden and it flowers a little later on in the summer. I also know that this thing will drive you "batty" if you stare into it for more than 5 seconds...I won't dare leave this on my page for very long :-)

OLYMPUS E-510 1/40 second F/8.0 ISO 200 252 mm

** 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

OLYMPUS E-510
1/40 second
F/8.0
ISO 200
252 mm

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