生活虽平凡,依然可以去发现精彩,每天都有不一样的故事,继续着我的每日一图,进入第二个月,已经不会忘记每天用手机去拍摄,习惯成自然了。最近没有去远行,每天忙忙碌碌,家里和公司二点一线,在其中看到有趣的或者喜欢的事物会随手拍下,有时同一天拍了好几张比较喜欢的,有时几天也没有满意的,但无论如何,每天必须选一张。。。

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🔹2.1.2018 Low Key Tulips (低调郁金香)

I've always wanted to shoot low-key flowers on my phone, you may not be aware but the photo was taken by placing the flowers on a black slate tile


一直想用手机拍出低调的花,你可能不会想到这是把花放在一块黑石板上拍摄而成的

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🔹2.2.2018 The Moon And The Clouds (云和月)

It's not a full moon today, but the moon still looked pretty round this morning, there are some clouds moving towards the moon, I tried to both into the picture


今天不是满月,但是早上见到的月亮还是蛮圆的,当看到边上有彩云,赶紧把它们框在同一个画面里

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🔸2.3.2018 Super Bowl (超级碗)

I am not a sports fan, but it's impossible to ignore the annual football championship game, which is a big deal for many Americans, who get together on Super Bowl Sunday to watch the final game while eating, drinking, and having a good time with friends


我不是体育迷,但是对于每年一次的橄榄球冠军大赛,是不可能置之不理的,对很多美国人来说,这是一个重大的事情,他们和好友聚在一起,边吃边喝边看超级碗的周日决赛,尽情享受快乐时光

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🔹2.4.2018 Iced Leaf (冰叶子)

It's been very cold and wet lately, no snow, but freezing rain, the lonely maple leaf was covered by a sheet of ice


湿冷的天,没有下雪,却下起了冰雨,一片孤怜怜的枫叶被一层冰包住了

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🔹2.5.2018 Windy Morning (大风的早晨)

A cold and blustery morning, the temperature was below zero, the water in the pond rattled with the strong wind, the sound of the water pounding was very loud, trying to capture the moment of the waves coming down the terraced pond

寒风凛冽的早晨,气温在零度以下,池塘里的水被大风刮得发出阵阵响声,想记录下层层水花落入阶梯形池中的瞬间

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🔹2.6.2018 A Flock Of Geese (一群鹅)

This is a sight I often see, a flock of Canadian Geese, they are trying to fly from one place to another in search of food


这样的景象时常会看到,一群加拿大鹅飞翔在空中,去寻找它们的食物

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🔹2.7.2018 Crystal Raindrops (晶莹剔透的水珠儿)

When freezing rain is falling, when the weather is unusual, it's the best time to take a photograph, if temperatures rises a little, the crystal raindrops will disappear quickly


当天上下起了冰雨,当气候变坏的时候,也是我最想外出拍摄的时候,那些微々结冰的水珠,不会停留很久,温度上升一点点,它就会消失

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🔹2.8.2018 The Rainbow Sky (七彩的天空)

I have seen all colors of the sky at sunrise, sometimes very bright and golden, sometimes scarlet red, but this morning I see a rainbow of colors


每天日出的时候,天空显现各种不同的颜色,有时明亮耀眼,有时很深的红,今天我看到了七彩的颜色

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🔹2.9.2018 Pink Cymbidium Orchids (粉红色蕙兰)

My Cymbidium orchids are blooming now, and they could continue to bloom for about 8 to 10 weeks, this is one of the spikes, actually there are more spikes ready to bloom, I promise to take another photo when they are in full bloom


我的粉红色蕙兰开花了,蕙兰可以持续绽放8到10周,其实这只是其中的一枝,还有另外两枝即将开花,等到它们全部盛开的时候,我会再拍一张

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🔹2.10.2018 Wintersweet With Raindrops (带着雨滴的腊梅花)

The wintersweet flowers are continuously blooming, they are the highlights of the winter garden, I shot this photo in the rain


腊梅花还在盛开,它们是冬日花园里的亮点,在雨中随手拍

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🔹2.11.2018 A Lonely Seagull (雾中孤影)

Foggy morning by the lake, there are no flocks of birds, only a lonely seagull standing on a pole, and the woods beyond were dimly visible


有雾的早晨,我来到湖边,没有看到大群的鸟儿,却只见到一只孤独的海鸥, 远处的树林忽隐忽现

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🔹2.12.2018 Roadside Scene (路边一景)

Flocks of geese appeared in the streets, and no one paid any attention to them. There was yellow grass in the background, creating a picturesque feeling


成群的鹅在路边出现,没人去注意它们,有黄色的草丛为背景,制造出如画般的感觉

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🔹2.13.2018 Waiting For Spring (等待春天)

You may not see it, but it’s there, Spring is waiting everywhere. Spring is in the buds at the tips of tree branches


你可能看不到它,但它已经在那里,春天的迹象处处有,花苞就在树枝尖上

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♥️2.14.2018 Love Is . . . (爱就是. . . )

Today is Valentine's Day. It's a day to show love to your loved ones. I used a book, a ring, and the lamp light to create a heart shape. To me, love is faithfulness, trust, honesty and never giving up


今天是情人节,是对自己心爱的人表达爱意的节日,我用一本书,一只戒指,和灯光来显示一颗心形,对我来说,爱就是忠诚,信任,一心一意,不离不弃

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🔹2.15.2018 Shimmering Water (闪烁的水面)

Morning sunlight shining on the water surface, creates fabulous silver dots in patterns, so brilliant and beautiful


晨光照在水面上,造成点点银光闪烁,如此的灿烂和美丽

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🔸2.16.2018 Chinese Red (中国红)

It seems an ordinary day, since I still have to go to work, but its actually Chinese New Years day, I left work a little early, went to the mall, there are many Chinese elements, the red lantern hanging up high, and the red jumping carp was also very eye catching


看似一个普通的工作日,因为依然要上班,其实今天是农历年初一,下午提早下班,去了商场,在里面看到了许多中国新年装饰,其中有红灯笼和红鲤鱼跳龙门,非常引人注目

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🔹2.17.2018 A Fast Moving Snowstorm (速来的大雪)

A fast moving snowstorm coming to D.C. The weather is forecasted as sleet and wet snow starting around 2 o'clock in the afternoon, as predicted the snow came, by the evening the ground has been all but covered by heavy wet snow, the trees are looking so beautiful in the snow.


天气预报预测今天会有一场快速经过的雪,果然不出所料,下午2点多开始飘雪,到了天黑的时候,地上已经完全被雪覆盖,树上积满了雪,甚是好看

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🔹2.18.2018 By The Lake (湖边)

I have been to this lake several times lately, taking the same picture over and over again, but not getting tired of it, this image was taken in the morning, right after sunrise, I really like how it turned out


最近常来这湖边,一次又一次的拍着同样的景色,不过还是没厌倦,这张是早上日出后不久拍的,很喜欢拍出的效果

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🔸2.19.2018 Double Exposures (双重曝光)

Experimenting with double exposures by combining two similar photos, it did not come out as expected, but it’s a learning process, need to practice more


尝试把二张相似的照片重叠起来,没有达到预期的效果,这是一个学习的过程,还需多练习

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🔹2.20.2018 B & W (黑白照)

Have you ever noticed that sometimes you work so hard to achieve something, but the result is not as good as you expected, on the other hand, sometimes when you least expect it, you get a surprisingly good result, this black and white photo is the perfect example, shot it in a hurry, the result is a delicate carnation


有没有发现,有时候你用了很多心思去做一件事情,出来的结果並不是你想象中的那么好,而在你不经意的时候,反而常常会有令人惊喜的结果,这张黑白照片就是最好的例子,匆匆忙忙随手一拍,稍微修饰,出来一张令我非常喜欢的手机照,一朵精致的康乃馨

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🔸2.21.2018 February Heat (二月暖流)

Summer like weather today, hot air strikes, the highest temperature today reached 78 degrees Fahrenheit (26 degrees Celsius) breaking the record. People wearing T-shirts and shorts on the street, a summer day in February


如夏天般的日子,热空气来袭,今天最高温度达到华氏78度(摄氏26度)破记录的高温!路上行人穿着T恤短裤,二月里的夏日景象

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🔹2.22.2018 True Colors (真实色彩)

I have to confess, the black and white carnation photo that I shot couple of days ago was done inside my car.I brought the flowers to my office, on the way, I see the dark background against the single flower, decided to shoot a low key photo of it. These carnations could last a long time, still looking good in the vase in my office, here are the true colors of that beautiful carnation.


二天前,我拍了一张黑白康乃馨, 我必须承认那是在车子里拍的,那天带了一束花去办公室,把花放在车里,路上看见它正好对着深色背景,就拍了一张。康乃馨可以持续开很久,今天依然开得很美,再拍一张来显示它的真实色彩

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🔹2.23.2018 A Puddle On The Road (路边一潭水)

In this square photo, there are several colors: such as green, white, khaki, and gray, there are lines and patterns, it can be thought of as an abstract painting. In fact, it’s a puddle of water by the roadside, I saw it during my lunch break. There were reflections of trees in it, the result of lowering my cell phone to take the shot


这张方形照片里,有不少颜色:绿色,白色,土黄色,灰色,有线条,有图案,可以把它当成一幅抽象画,实际上是我在午休散步时,看见的路边一潭水,里面有树木的倒影,把手机放得很低拍成的

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🔹2.24.2018 Foggy Morning At Tidal Basin (晨雾中的潮汐湖)

It's been foggy almost every day lately, this morning I drove to DC, parked my car and walked towards the Tidal Basin, I saw that the water was strangely calm, no wind and no birds in sight, the branches of the cherry blossoms hung low near the water, it's visible now that a lot of green buds are starting to come through. In a little more than a month, it would be full of pink colors, the season of cherry blossoms would soon be here


最近一周几乎每天早上都是雾蒙蒙的,清晨驱车去DC看看,来到潮汐湖畔,没有一丝风,也没有一只鸟儿,水面平静得出奇,水边的樱花树枝低垂着几乎贴到水面,许多绿色小花苞已经慢慢变大,再过一个多月,这里就会是一片粉红色,樱花盛开的季节很快就会到来

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🔹2.25.2018 Early Spring Reflections (早春倒影)

It's been a while since I’ve gone to my favorite garden, the weather is starting to get warmer, I was wondering how the garden would look now. Walking along the path to the lake, the first sight coming into my view is this little bridge’s reflection, the tree next to it is blooming with tiny yellow flowers, spring is here!


好久没有去我最喜爱的公园了,天气开始变暖,心想着那花园里会是什么样子呢,走进公园,沿着小道去湖边,第一眼看到的就是这座小桥的倒影,边上的树已有黄色小花盛开,春天来了!

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🔹2.26.2018 Triangles In Lotus Pond (荷塘里的三角形)

I am fascinated with the geometric shapes in the lotus pond, by this time of the year, the lotus pond has only sticks left to see, but the amazing thing is that the sticks and it's reflections formed very interesting shapes, it's nature's artwork! I spent quite a while by the pond, shooting all kinds of photos


我被荷塘里的几何图形迷住了,现在的荷塘里只剩下了一根根枝杆,它们在水中形成了各种几何图形,千奇百怪,一幅幅天然艺术品,我在荷塘边逗留了很久,拍了各种图案照片

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🔹2.27.2018 Blue Sky No Clouds (蓝天无云)

After almost a whole week without sunshine, this morning is finally seeing the bright sunshine and cloudless blue sky. A nice day to walk outside to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the sunny day. The magnolia tree is full of buds ready to bloom.


几乎整整一周阴雨连绵,今晨终于迎来灿烂的阳光,和无云的蓝天,正是外出散步呼吸新鲜空气的好时光,见玉兰花苞满树,等待着花儿盛开。

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🔸2.28.2018 Three Carnations (三朵康乃馨)

It seems I couldn't get enough of the carnations, I am using one pink carnation to experiment with multiple exposures. It turned out like this, still not the ideal image that I had in my mind, but it's getting closer to what I wanted.


最近似乎一直在拍康乃馨花,今天又用了一朵粉红色的来练习多重曝光,虽然还是没能达到想要的画面,不过还是有点接近了

摄影,中英文字:霁平

器材:iPhone 7 Plus