Barnyard BBS

You don't forget what happened,
You just can't recall it.
New+water+lily+photos+from+Longwood+Gardens.
New+water+lily+photos+from+Longwood+Gardens.
New+water+lily+photos+from+Longwood+Gardens.
Our+first+orchid+bloom%2c+since+it+was+moved+into+the+hydroponic+system.++Several+other+blooms+are+on+the+way.
Mudskippers+actually+exist...+I+always+assumed+they+were+just+from+Spongebob.
Much+toadness%2c+in+perspective.
Poison+Dart+Frogs+are+always+good+for+a+photo.
I+liked+the+distortion+caused+by+the+leaves+when+I+found+this+little+Poison+Dart+Frog.
Experiments+with+diffusion+tent.++This+is+my+Sigma+70-220+f%2f2.8.++It%27s+a+phenomenal+lens.++I%27ll+probably+post+a+review+on+the+blog+at+some+point.
Experiments+with+a+light+diffusion+tent.++Yes%2c+that%27s+Wick%27s+iPod+Nano.
Christmas+ornaments+at+Longwood+Gardens.
Christmas+ornaments+at+Longwood+Gardens.
This+is+actually+a+railing+in+the+new+Childrens%27+Garden+at+Longwood.
An+ultra-close+macro+shot+of+an+orchid+in+the+Longwood+conservatory.
Orchids+are+always+blooming+in+the+Longwood+conservatory.
A+macro+shot+of+a+bulb+at+Christmas+Village
The+first+of+our+new+crop+of+%27Bambino%27+Baby+Eggplants%2c+grown+organically+in+our+aeroponic+system.
Small+decorative+peppers+at+Longwood+Gardens.
Longwood+Gardens+has+an+amazing+little+train+display+at+the+moment.
The+Longwood+Water+Lillies+have+finally+started+to+look+good+this+year.
The+first+really+good+waterlily+of+the+year.
A+poison-dart+frog%2c+at+the+Academy+of+Natural+Sciences.
A+poison-dart+frog%2c+at+the+Academy+of+Natural+Sciences.
Jessawick+was+shooting+butterflies+at+the+Academy+of+Natural+Sciences.
Jessawick+was+shooting+butterflies+at+the+Academy+of+Natural+Sciences.
Closeup+horse-ness.
The+colorful+whatever-it-is+plant%2c+in+the+Longwood+Conservatory.
A+super-macro+shot+of+a+small+bloom%2c+on+the+Longwood+trails.
Jessawick+got+a+really+good+angle+with+these+two+shots.
Jessawick+got+a+really+good+angle+with+these+two+shots.
Some+of+my+wheatgrass%2c+grown+entirely+hydroponicly.++No+medium+was+used%2c+only+mesh+baskets+and+nutrient.
Baby+wheatgrass...+Sprouts+actually.++This+is+an+extreme+macro+shot.++Each+one+is+only+about+1%2f4%22+long.
One+of+our+baby+tomato+plants%2c+raised+from+seed.++This+one+was+moved+into+the+aeroponic+system%2c+when+it+was+old+enough.
Our+baby+lettuce%2c+in+the+hydroponic+bed.++It%27s+the+first+one+we%27ve+raised.
Beautiful+wheatgrass%2c+grown+in+my+hydroponic+garden.++Greenest+stuff+on+earth.
These+don%27t+look+much+like+flowers+when+you+get+close+enough.++They+look+like+jellyfish+to+me.
I+never+get+tired+of+super-macro+reflections.
Although+this+one+didn%27t+turn+out+as+expected%2c+it+showed+enough+detail+that+I+wanted+to+keep+it.
Another+super-macro+rose%2c+from+the+indoor+greenhouses.
An+extreme+close-up+of+a+lily.++Very+extreme.
This+little+rose+was+just+a+few+days+from+blooming.
A+super+-close+macro+shot+in+the+Longwood+conservatory.++The+yellow+Asian+lilies+are+amazing%2c+especially+up+close.
Tropical+ferns+inside+the+Longwood+Conservatory.
I+think+these+are+a+breed+of+orchid%2c+but+I%27m+not+quite+sure.++Regardless%2c+it+made+for+a+great+picture.
Another+trip+to+the+Orchid+Room+at+Longwood+Gardens.
A+super-close+macro+shot+in+the+Longwood+Gardens+orchid+room.
Raindrops+on+the+hood+of+my+car.
I+thought+the+outer+edges+of+this+geode+(%3f)+were+especially+impressive.++Does+it+still+count+as+a+geode+if+it%27s+cut%3f
The+inside+of+a+cut+geode.
I%27m+not+sure+the+type+of+these+crystals.+It%27s+actually+two+%22bookends%22+pushed+together.