A new lens! Yippee! I love the old glass you photographed. I also have some antique carnival glass. (Does that mean we're antiques, too?) Did you use a tripod with the macro lens? I have trouble with camera shake if I try to hand-hold the macro. (You know how much I love the tripod...(not).
Barb, would you rather be called an antique or vintage?? I do have my tripod set up downstairs next to my worktable, but did not use it for this. I have fairly good luck with the DX lenses, and this is one.
wow, good photos. I have a carnival glass candle holder turquoise in color and now it makes me wonder if i actually have it or gave it away before we moved. hmm... i am missing so much stuff. have fun with that lens!
Haha, it took me 2 years to find my bean pot after we moved the last time. I am sure I will have fun with my macro lens. It is something I have wanted for a long while.
Wonderful photos. Ihave some pink Depression glass. enough to serve 6. Not all the same pattern, but so pretty. Haven’t used them in years.Adelaide
Thank! I have blue and a few gold juice glasses. All are very old. I wonder if carnival glass is still made?
I love that top photo, beautiful colour and abstraction. Good luck and patient persistence with your new lens!
That is my favorite,too. It was on the windowsill, and I like the way the sunlight makes it glow.
Artism, Sandy, yours jumps through, to step beyond your lens. __ Thoughts are born by seeing... . goal's light steps from this aged glassan image_m
Thank you! Your haiku is a perfect fit for the glass.
Beautiful glass photography ~ Sandy,Happy Weekend to you,A ShutterBug Explores,aka (A Creative Harbor)
Thank you! I'll bet you are out taking snow photos today.
Oh, I see so much fun for you with your new lens!
Well, you know that I am inspired by you!
two lovely photos
Thanks Juliet. I can't wait to get this lens out in the garden.
48 years old ?oh dear this proves that love and care do miracles in our life!
Almost 48 years married! Sometimes, like you, a person has to make their own miracles. Thanks for stopping in!
Gorgeous photos and what a milestone!😊 Congrats to you and your hubby.