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Saturday, May 24, 2008 Dark Day Blooms

In the public gardens at the Beverly Hills City Hall on a dark, wet Saturday in May, carefully maintained flowerbeds in the mixed mode

Mum bed at Beverly Hills City Hall
Mum bed at Beverly Hills City Hall
Mum bed at Beverly Hills City Hall
Mum bed at Beverly Hills City Hall

Let's get all modern Japanese

Orange mums, negative print

The nearby daylilies, looking a bit odd

Wet Daylily
Wet Daylily
Wet Daylily

Looking down on it all

Stone face, Beverly Hills City Hall

Just down the street

Redhead poster and apartment stairs, Burton Way, Beverly Hills

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Technical Note:

Photographs after March 3, 2008, were taken with a Nikon D200 or a Nikon D70 when noted. All previous photographs were taken with the D70. The lenses used are (1) AF-S Nikkor 18-70 mm 1:35-4.5G ED, or (2) AF Nikkor 70-300 mm telephoto, or (3) AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 55-200 mm f/4-5.6G ED. Photography here is modified for web posting using Adobe Photoshop 7.0.  The earliest photography in the archives was done with a Sony Mavica digital still camera (MVC-FD-88) with built-in digital zoom.

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