Truer words have never been spoken. In an effort to improve, I’ve taken a few sample photos, including some of the same plant that got me in trouble the first time. They are below the fold, because some will load slowly:
These are images that are 500 pixels wide to fit on this narrow blog.
The first two are just for fun: I stood on the dock and tracked a swallow that was flying circles around me. I shot about 15, and these are the two that one can see a bird in. The images have been sharpened and otherwise enhanced:
(I should note, this is a very windy day, so all the flowers are swaying and swinging around violently.)
These are images larger than the 500 pixel limit. Click on the thumbnail to see the larger image:
And finally, this:
So, I know I still suck, but do I suck a little less? (Probably not)