Using the rule of thirds places the colorful, iridescent neck feathers as the focal point. The Lens Blur filter in Photoshop was used to remove the sharpness of the natural plants that could be a distraction and take your eyes off the beauty of the pigeon.
The sunsets in Hawaii are spectacular. I was intrigued with the fiery colors contrasted with the dark rain clouds.
Out of the depth of the ocean and into the shallow waters come turtles. They tease the viewer who is not allowed to touch them. However, one can swim with these intriguing creatures. We can watch them playing in the waves, just out of reach of a giggling child on the sand in awe of their wonder. Taking photos allows us to view the moment we touched nature with our eyes, again and again.