Leo James Mitchell

Leo James Mitchell

Lives in Canada Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Works as a Retired Educator
Joined on Mar 25, 2005
About me:

Pentax K-5, Canon PowershotG7,
Canon 420EX Flash, 2 Sto-Fen Diffusers,
2 Gary Fong Lightspheres II one for each flash,
Hyperdrive 40Gig Memory Card Backup,
Sunpak Ezee Pod Monopod.
Pelican 1400 Hard Case,
Canon i9900 printer, Cokin Pro Z Filter System 77mm
Sigma 17-70 mm Pentax mount, Sigma 70 mm EX DG Macro lens, Pentax DA 14mm lens,
Pentax 35 mm Limited Macro, Pentax DA* 200mm lens,Pentax, Pentax 100mm WR Macro lens,
Pentax 540FGZ Flash unit, Pentax Off-Shoe Flash Cord, , San Disk Extreme III 2 GB, San Disk Ultra II 2 GB, 2 Lexar 8 GB cards,
ATP Pro Max 4 GB and 16 GB Class 6 Memory Card and Reader,
National Geographic Earth Explorer Medium Shoulder Bag, Novoflex Flash Bracket with Small Ball head and Shoe,
Benro C297-M8 CARBON FIBER C-297 M8 Flexpod Tripod and a Benro KJ-2 Ball Head, Benro HD-38 Precision 3-Way Pan-Head, Benro B-4 Ball-Head,
Arctic Butterfly Model 724 and a new 7x's Visible Dust Sensor Loupe.

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  • Replied in |Gus
    Thanks for the kind words mate! It is great to see the thread running well with so many beautiful flowers for everyone to enjoy! Warm wishes Gus Leo
  • Replied in 4 Tulips
    Yang mate! You captured those delicate tulips so well. Almost a dreamlike capture. Magical! I hope you and your wonderful family are well and happy! Warmest regards Leo
  • Replied in Ben
    Wonderful captures of these beautiful Morning Glories...the colour is wonderfully captured mate. I hope all goes well with you old friend. All the very best Leo
  • Replied in Minnesota Bob
    That is an absolutely superb capture my friend. Minnihaha Creek looks like a lovely creek to hike along. Brilliant work as usual mate. Cheers Leo
  • Replied in Hey Pete
    I see you are traveling again mate. Nice shot of that tulip...I love the colour of that blossom. I hope you are well mate. Best regards to you and the family. Warm regards Leo
  • Ulrich, such a beautiful blue in those flowers. Gorgeous and well captured my friend. Cheers Leo
  • Replied in Boris
    Hey Boris, I didn't know Siberia was a North Western province of the Netherlands! LOL! Looks like Siberia can show some pretty nice tulips too. They were shot in Siberia I trust or were you ...
  • Replied in Nicho mou!
    Efhari sto para poli filo mou! Your orchid shots are priceless. Do they grow wild in Greece? Excellent work! Leo
  • Thanks Bill! much appreciated. i too miss Lyman and think about him often. Happy to hear I didn't lead you astray. Pentax makes good stuff for sure! The K3 sounds wonderful, but I don't shoot ...
  • Replied in Gia sou reh!
    Talk about sharp! Great work my friend. I am envious of your flowers blooming while my back yard is still deep in snow and ice-melt! This is a gorgeous flower and you have captured it well. Adio Leo
  • Great shooting Phil...what a fine series. You caught the pastel colours beautifully and your composition is first class! Well done mate! Cheers Leo
  • Way to go Adam! You are doing an excellent job! Well done mate! Cheers Leo
  • Many thanks my friend and I suspect there are others who will jump in and help. Your good wishes are much appreciated. Very best to you Leo
  • To all my friends who turn up here every month to post beautiful pictures of flowers like these, I have to ask someone of you to take over or just allow the thread to be self-sustaining if needs ...
  • Replied in Begonia
    Yang my friend, your picture is a delight...it might well be a symbol of Spring. I wish Spring would hurry up here, we have a couple of feet of snow in our front and back yard. Only consolation is ...
  • Very nice shooting Boris! What a gorgeous capture! Where did you shoot this lovely peach hued flower? Were you on one of your treks to China selling pile drivers. ;-)  I never met a pile driver ...
  • Brooke my friend, you caught these colours, as you say, as they were about to take flight. I love the metaphor. Everyone around here must know I am wild about captures of flowers as they fade. ...
  • Replied in Yang
    I just dropped by and this shot of yours caught my eye! This is such a magical shot with the subject flowers delicately rendered and and the rest of the wave of Cosmos fading back into a ...
  • Replied in Gary
    A truly gorgeous capture mate! Were you holidaying in our beautiful Canadian city of Halifax? Please post more flower shots for us to enjoy. Best to you Leo
  • Replied in Dave
    This shot of the beautiful Camellia is gorgeous. A very unique monochromatic capture that is stunning in its quality technically and the composition couldn't be much better, so very artistic too. ...
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