Rain, Rain Go Away

Daily Image - 27 April 2011 - Rain, Rain Go Away

We’ve had more than our share of rain this Spring, but it is now three days in a row of fairly steady rain, and I was running out of ideas. Shooting in the rain is not a pleasant task and you need to be really careful of equipment. I was out in the garden with an umbrella, shooting raindrops on buds, leaves and stems when I noticed the rain cascading off the end of the umbrella. So no soggy plants today. Here’s an abstract tribute to the rain… and my umbrella.

Sony A-900 – Tamron 90mm f2.8 Macro – ISO 400 – f4.5 – 1/350


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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One Response to Rain, Rain Go Away

  1. Vivian Murphy says:

    What a neat picture. Very interesting.

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