2019-02-11 Living with Cancer – Day 707

Today was a bad day. For the most part of today, I had to deal with the same problems I had yesterday, dizziness and stomach issues. Also like yesterday, in addition after walking, I had to deal with the pain of my stiff neck. Resting was the best medicine for getting the various problem areas under control.

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2019-02-09 – Nature Photography – Plant – Heavenly Bamboo

This set of photos were taken in the backyard of our Heavenly Bamboo, also known as Sacred Bamboo. However, the plant is not bamboo but an erect evergreen shrub.

As before, I used the Auto, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops, focal lengths.

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2019-02-08 – Nature Photography – Trees – Lemon Tree

I am back to Nature Photography, today’s photos were taken in the backyard of our young Lemon Tree that finally has a few lemons growing.

As before, I used the Auto, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops, focal lengths.

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2019-02-06- Nature Photography – Succulents – String-of-pearls

Another day without rain, but instead we have very low temperatures, 33F in the morning. Today I selected to take photos of our String-of-pearls, a Succulent.

As before, I used the Auto+, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops, focal lengths and, two directions. This gives me enough photos to figure out which combination of settings does what and which to use in the future.

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2019-02-05 Living with Cancer – Day 701

Today was not a good day. For the most part, today was a repeat of the last three days, dealing with stomach cramps, dizziness, sweating and lack of concentration. Like yesterday, I had a hard time doing anything because of the lack of energy. I dozed off many times, which did not help to get things done. Hopefully, soon there will be a better day.

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2019-02-05- Nature Photography – Flowers – Amaryllis

The rain is gone, for now, instead, we have very low temperatures, 36F in the morning. Today I selected to take photos of the other Amaryllis we have. This one has no bulbs, only leaves, which is rare.

As before, I used the Auto+, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops and focal lengths. This gives me enough photos to figure out which combination of settings does what and which to use in the future. Today I used only one direction for shooting.

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2019-02-04- Nature Photography – Flowers – Amaryllis

With all that rain today I selected to take photos of the Amaryllis that has not opened yet. The plant is currently in a pot which allowed me to move it to stay dry.

As before, I used the Auto+, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops and focal lengths. This gives me enough photos to figure out which combination of settings does what and which to use in the future. Today I used only one directions for shooting.

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2019-02-03 Living with Cancer – Day 699

Today was a so-so day. For most part of the day I had to deal with either stomach cramps, dizziness, sweating and lack of concentration. Like yesterday I was able to get some things done, but at a slower pace.

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