Tuesday, March 10, 2009

It's All In How You Look At It

Flaming S not FlamingO
Originally uploaded by Webb Sight
While checking out some flamingos one afternoon I found them all napping. I had started out for that typical "portrait" shot, you know the one, but the birds just were NOT going to cooperate. However, I found that by merely walking a few paces to my left I could get an entirely new (to me) perspective on these birds that I was even more captivated with.

Over the years I have found that many times when we are all set and focused on a particular image (or outcome dealing with "whatever") we often find ourselves not getting what we wanted, expected or sought. In those situations when I have decided that I will just make the best of it I often find that the outcome is better than what I was originally going after.

It's all in how you look at it.

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