Category Archives: Bushes

Doves resting in our Lilac Bush

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These Doves rest in our Lilac Bush in between feedings at the Bird Feeder.  How’d that Goose get in there?

Dan O. De Ment

Spring is coming to the Midwest

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Backyard Flowers, Bushes and Trees are budding – in some cases flowers are blooming –  throughout the Midwest.  The Squirrel thinks so!  The grass is greening up quickly and a few neighbors have already mowed even though it’s very early in the season.

Dan O. De Ment

Changing Fall Color’s in Early Morning Light

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I shot this image this morning.  I added just a touch of, “saturation,” to the changing leaves. It, inadvertently, made the power pole almost presentable – for a change.

Dan O. De Ment

Illinois River Valley 2013 Enhanced

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A few weeks ago I loaded this image.  Yesterday I discovered an editing program called, “Aviary,” (it’s free) and was astounded at its strength.  My original post didn’t even show the grass in the lower left hand corner…let alone its color.  It sharpened the picture and allowed me to bring forth greater color and tone.  For my friends, this editing program is for phones and tablets.  “I am not being paid to push this program!”

Dan O. De Ment

An angle on our Neighbor’s Yard

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I shot this in June of 2016.  I love to shoot in light and shadow. I was standing in our street.

Dan O. De Ment