The environment in Panamá is very hard for anything with working parts, particularly our cameras. At the moment, both of our lenses for our DSL are not autofocusing, likely because one small wire inside broke. We have no place locally to get the camera cleaned and repaired. On one of my visits to the city, I will have to take everything with me for repair and service. For now, I’m manually focussing the camera which is teaching me a lot but; it gets frustrating when I’m trying to focus on anything that moves.
I was fortunate that one of our resident hummingbirds paid a visit while I was in the back yard this morning. These little creatures move so quickly it ‘s hard to get any more than a blur on camera. It flitted to the other side of the fence, and the fence shows up in abstract over the bird. I was incredibly lucky with this one; I didn’t have to enhance or crop the photo. I’m always happy to
I’m always happy when I see things when I’m not looking…in the campo.
To see other interpretations of this week’s photo challenge ‘abstract’ go here.