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Wednesday, August 6, 2008

is it a he or a she?


we are in disagreement...I say she, Cory says he. Either way, we have a praying mantis friend living in the planter on our front porch.
I noticed her last week when Cory was watering the flowers. At the time, we tried to take pictures, but not with much luck...but post-photography class, we were able to snap some better shots when we saw her again tonight.
Oh, Cory also got a new fancy flash...so that helped with taking the pictures in the dark with the poor porch-light lighting.

Then we set the exposure time on the camera to like 30 seconds and we ran around the front yard and played with the flash:

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

you guys are so cute! fun pictures at night :)
~Julie

Anonymous said...

Ok, Dan and I are signed up for this photography class. Can't you just see he and I running around the front yard? Maybe we could do an orchard thing!!!!! Sally

amy and mighty max said...

That is so cool...love it!

SadieMBeagle said...

You are so talented! I love it :)