Lately my camera has been resting much too often. It was time to take it out to play…
Because we chose to live in a 22′ van, we simply can’t have everything with us we want – like a tripod. This adds complexity to the fact that I really want more photos with BOTH of us in the actual photo. Challenge accepted.
I told Dave I could take a selfie with my 35mm lens, no problem at all. He had the nerve to doubt me.
Yes, I really did take this photo holding the camera backwards, composing it blindly.
Because I can’t just let things go, I wanted to further prove to Dave that I can focus where I want, such as in the foreground here:
Or in the background here:
For anyone curious, here is a behind the scenes photo taken by Dave (the boring way, with the camera facing frontwards).
And no photography outing is ever complete without a photo of Frodo. Though I think I prefer Arizona over California (so far), Frodo just can’t seem to hold still if there’s grass under his feet. He is really digging California for that reason. He must run and play!
Frodo likes to play like no one is watching… as he should!
In all seriousness, it was great to get out today and play. I have my ups and downs with Gastroparesis and the last few days have been pretty rough and a bit painful. But today, today was a good day. And that makes me happy.
Today we are in San Dimas, California.