West Seattle scenes: Sparkling jewels, drop by drop

Here’s another way to look at the fog that has blanketed us so – relentlessly? enthusiastically? snugly? choose your adverb – recently: Up close. Trileigh Tucker, nature photographer/writer who often shares her work on WSB, headed into Lincoln Park for these photos of what she calls “dew jewels.” These first two photos are from a witch-hazelbush:

Two more views ahead:

These sparkling droplets are atop “mystery mold” on a fencepost, Trileigh explains:

And she inverted this photo to show the upright reflection of nearby trees, appearing to be on a pedestal:

Trileigh has written about these scenes – and included a few other forest/fog views – on her website. And just as we finish writing these words, looks like the sun has broken through the fog again – a jewel all its own!

10 Replies to "West Seattle scenes: Sparkling jewels, drop by drop"

  • Toni January 26, 2014 (3:11 pm)

    Wow! Trileigh does it once again!!!!!

  • miws January 26, 2014 (3:26 pm)

    Wow! Very cool pics!

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    Thanks for sharing, Trileigh, and WSB!

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    Mike

  • Jeannie January 26, 2014 (3:41 pm)

    Breathtaking. Thank you for sharing, Trileigh and WSB.

  • Elizabeth Carpenter January 26, 2014 (5:50 pm)

    Tantalizing – Trileigh’s photography is always lovely, but these are in the award winning zone.

  • Jenny January 26, 2014 (6:49 pm)

    Stunning!! These shots are amazing!

  • Beth January 26, 2014 (10:46 pm)

    Amazing talent. Her work is inspiring!

  • M January 26, 2014 (11:15 pm)

    These are such exquisite photos! Thank you so much for sharing them.

  • Jennifer January 27, 2014 (10:58 am)

    WOW! Trileigh can you share what kind of a lens you used? Amazing pics!!

  • Trileigh January 27, 2014 (12:49 pm)

    You all are very kind! I used a Nikon D90, handheld, with a Nikkor 105mm macro lens for these photos. Thanks so much for your comments.

  • Jennifer January 28, 2014 (7:43 am)

    Thanks for the info Trileigh! I dream of getting a macro lens one day!

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