I know that you will make great use of this! What lovely flower centers. The macro lets you look so close without touching the flower with the camera :-) Helps my back a lot when I don't have to bend over so low!
Congratulations! You'll have fun with that. Now, I need to save up and get one of those!
Enjoy your new lens. I like Goatsbeard even if it is a weed. I love using the macro setting on my camera.
Congratulations! A macro is on my wish list too. For now I'll have to be content just zooming in and pretending.
Ruth, Something like your new macro just opens up another dimension to your world, doesn't it. Have fun and enjoy it. Your flower shots are amazing already. Diane
My good friend has a new TOY..... Congrats, Ruth!!!!! I love your first shots using your macro lens. I will wait to see many many more!!!!!Have a great day tomorrow.Hugs,Betsy
I haven't got a clue what everyone is talking about when it comes to cameras, LOL!! When hubby is gone for a while to help the kids in Pennsylvania, I'll have some time to maybe look around and see what kind of camera would be suitable for a novice like me! Even if I don't know anything about cameras, I surely do LOVE flowers and birds and all these photos are totally a-m-a-z-i-n-g!! It's a joy to visit! Thunderstorms have been threatening, but not following through on their threats! We really need a soft and gentle rain and are praying the Lord would be merciful and send the rains to soak the parched earth!
Good for you! Nice lens work. Like the little verse too.
Congratulations on your new lens. You are already getting great shots with it and I look forward to seeing many more.
Ruth,Well, you certainly got a great start with those shots! Wow!! Congrats on your new lens..can't wait to see what is next!!
What fun! Lovely blossoms and colours! I have perennial Flax growing in my garden - such a pretty sky blue. Great photos!
Some gorgeous shots on your blog. Grats on the macro lens. They are so much fun to play with.
Wow, gorgeous flower close-ups. How exciting! I'm glad you're having fun with your new toy!
Ruth: Ccongrats on the new baby, you will surely have so much fun with the lens. Those are neat photos.
Ruth, you are right that the last one is not least - I LOVE that one best.
Thanks so much for visiting my site and leaving a nice note...your new macro lens is giving you wonderful shots...I so want to get one now!
Loved them all, but wowed by the blue flax! Nice eye!
Oh Ruth...I am sooooo happy that you were able to get a Macro Lens. These are Beautiful images!! Very well done!! Can't wait to see more!!!
Thank-you for taking the time to visit this blog.I appreciate your comments.I read everyone,but do not always take the time to respond to each one.Please come back again real soon. Ruth