Yesterday I visited a local antique store in Tehachapi, California. Because I brought along my Pentax K-30 DSLR, I was able to capture a few photographs. These images would not have been possible if I had left my camera at home.
Yesterday I also captured a few photographs right in my front yard. You don't even need to leave home to create interesting images. Actively look for photographic opportunities wherever you are.
|Dumpster Sock - Tehachapi, California|
This was found behind the antique store.
|Red Tips - Tehachapi, California|
This was inside the antique store, back-lit by a window. Red and green are contrasting colors, so they really pop when placed together in an image.
|Young & Old - Tehachapi, California|
I liked the thematic contrast of the young boy in the store full of old stuff.
|Poppy Flower Field - Stallion Springs, California|
This was created at my home.
|Little Flowers - Stallion Springs, California|
This was also found growing in my yard.
|Circle Poppy - Stallion Springs, California|
Again, this was growing in my front yard. Nearly perfectly round poppies are actually more difficult to find than it might seem.