Snowdrops – Harbingers of Spring

Snowdrops - Harbingers of Spring

 

Can there be a better messenger foretelling the arrival of Spring than the humble Snowdrop? Even before tha last of Winter’s white blanket has retreated these tiny flowers spring forth to gladden our hearts.

Sony A-900 – Tamron 90mm f2.8 Macro – ISO 200 – f2.8 – 1/1500.

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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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2 Responses to Snowdrops – Harbingers of Spring

  1. Brilliant Photo !! Tried to take some of snowdrops myself but the wind was not my friend on the day!

  2. Heidi Schenk says:

    Envy!!!! Winter has come back with full force, a blizzard blowing. At least here.Thanks for sharing really nice shots with us.See you in 6 weeks.All the best.Heidi Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2013 19:13:19 +0000 To: heidischenk@msn.com

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