Friday, October 17, 2008

Monday, October 6, 2008

Watery Fun

Do you ever get the urge to photograph something just to see what effect you can get? Like rain. I was sitting in the car at Walmart while it poured waiting while Rob ran in for one thing and I couldn't help notice the cool pattern the rain was making on the sun roof. Of course I had my camera, so I started snapping away. . .

Then I got the brilliant idea that something needed to be on the glass. So I dashed outside in the rain and grabbed a leaf off a near by tree and threw it up there. People in the surrounding cars--and I noticed a few--probably thought I was crazy! Oh well. Here is what I got for my efforts:

I like it. But I think I like the one sans leaf better. Then on the way home it was getting dark and I thought the lights looked really neat as they were distorted by the rain on the windshield, so a snapped a few pictures as we drove. Here are a couple that I really liked:

It just goes to show, you should always carry your camera. If nothing else, I was entertained while stuck in the car on a rainy day!