从一月份开始的每日一图已经持续到了第六个月,这个月我要用方形图来展示,近年来越来越多的人拍摄方形照片,美国的社交网站Instagram (照片墙) 大部分的照片都是用方形构图,每天约有9000多万张照片被上传,因此方形图又风靡了起来,它的确能突出主题,线条和形状,能把观赏者的视线吸引到画面的中心。用手机拍摄时,横拍竖拍一样自如,我尤其喜欢用方框来展现花朵的大特写。。。

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6.1.2018 

Like An Artwork (像是艺术品)

If you glance at this picture, you might think that it is a colorful painting, it has little boats and blue water. You would never suspect that it’s actually a scarf. I have used an app called Glaze to create the painted look, these days apps can do so much, they provide endless possibilities.

如果你粗看一下,你会觉得这是一幅多彩的画,里面有蓝色的水和小船,你绝不会想到这是一条彩色的丝巾,我用了一个叫做 Glaze 的 App, 把它变成这样的画面, 现在的App 给人们带来了无穷无尽的可能性。

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6.2.2018 

June Bride (六月新娘)

Lately, every time I go to the park I will see some people taking their bridal photos, June weddings are very popular here, I saw another couple today, they are posing for pictures by the lake, from afar, I see the bright colored gown, that made the picture look more beautiful.

最近每次去公园,总会遇到拍婚纱照的人们,此地最流行六月结婚,今天又遇上一对,在湖边拍照,远远望去,我看到了鲜艳的礼服,把画面点缀得如此美丽。

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6.3.2018 

Water Lily Pond (莲池)

Lily pond is full of blooming waterlilies, it seems that the rain created beautiful effects for the photos, there are ripples and raindrops, very refreshing.

莲池里盛开着莲花,雨中拍摄似乎能拍出更美的效果,有水涟漪,雨滴,感觉更清新。

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6.4.2018 

Farm (农场)

This is a working farm in Northern Virginia suburb, every time I see it I will stop for a few minutes, sometimes I see people riding the horses,blue sky, white clouds, red barns, a very picturesque scene.

这是一个北维州市郊还在运作的农场,每次经过总会逗留片刻,有时会看到骑着马儿的人们,蓝天白云,绿草地,红色马房, 如画的景象。

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6.5.2018 

Crownvetch (绣球小冠花)

These lovely little pink and white flowers, blooming on the hillside of the lane where I go for my daily walk. I didn’t know the name of it, until one day, a friend on MeiPian told me that the flowers are called Zi Yun Ying. Even the name sounds so beautiful, but Iater I found they look so much like Zi Yun Ying , but it’s not exactly the same plant, this one is called crownvetch.

这种可爱的小花开满了我散步经过的小坡上,以前不知道它的名字,是一位美友告诉我,这种花叫做紫云英,原来这花的名字这么美, 后来我得知,它和紫云英十分相像,这种花的确切名字叫做绣球小冠花。

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6.6.2018 

Colorful Plants (多彩的植物)

A group of bright color leaved plants, they are clean, vibrant, spotless, this picture has no need to be edited, because it’s already so pretty.

一组色彩鲜艳的彩叶植物,干净,充满活力,毫无瑕疵,这张照片,完全不用修饰,已经很漂亮。

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6.7.2018 

Tiny Purple Flowers (紫色小花)

Tiny purple flowers are blooming by the brick wall,take a closer look, they can also attract butterflies. Using the flower identification app to find the name of the flower, it turns out that the flower is called Lobelia Erinus.

砖墙边的小小紫花正开的盛,细看还很不错,且能吸引蝴蝶,用识花app来找花名,原来这种花叫做六倍利。

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6.8.2018 

Early Summer Pond (初夏池塘)

There is another pond beside the lotus pond. It has no lotus in it, but a water fountain going all year round. In the early summer, it is surrounded by all shades of green, shown here is a beautiful picture of the pond.

荷塘边有另外一个池塘,里面没有荷花,但一年四季有喷水,初夏的季节,在深浅绿色的围绕下,呈现一幅美丽的画面。

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6.9.2018 

Peaceful Lily Pond (静静的莲池)

Quiet lotus ponds have always been my favorite place to go. In a sunny afternoon, the temperature reached 90 Fahrenheit degrees and above, the water is very calm, the lotus leaves reveal shining lights.

安静的莲池一直是我喜欢的地方,一个阳光灿烂的下午,气温在华氏90度以上,水面十分平静,莲叶散发着闪亮的光芒。

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6.10.2018 

Water Fountains In Longwood Garden 

(长木公园的喷水池)

The Longwood Garden in PA has a newly upgraded giant water fountain, it has a spectacular fountain show every two hours. People are scattered and sitting around, and of course there are stands and chairs for you to sit in and enjoy the wonderful performance.

宾州的长木公园里,有一个装修一新的巨大喷水池,每二个小时就有一次美妙又壮观的喷泉秀,人们分散在各处,习地而坐,当然也可以去看台坐在椅子上欣赏精彩的表演。

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6.11.2018 

Raindrops (雨滴)

After the rain, the plants always look so attractive to me. These round, shiny drops of water look exceptionally beautiful on this pale pinkish leaf.

雨后的植物总是那么的吸引我,这些圆滚滚,亮晶晶的水滴在这一片浅粉叶上更显的美丽。

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6.12.2018 

Closeup (大特写)

At the supermarket entrance, there are bunches of flowers greeting people who come to shop, I took a close-up shot with my phone, I am happy it turned out pretty nice, its not the sharpest but it has a dreamy look

超市里的一束束鲜花,在门口迎接进门购物的人们,我用手机凑近了拍, 很高兴拍的还不错,虽然不是太清晰,但是有一点梦幻的感觉

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6.13.2018 

Simplify Your Life (简化人生)

Modern life is always hectic and tiring, people are working extra hard to chase material satisfection. I used my Apple Pen to write down the paragraph that Ive translated, its a quote from the American author, philosopher, naturalist Henry David Thoreau.I think hes got a point.

现代人的生活总是忙碌不堪,为追求物质奔波劳累。今天我用苹果笔写下了我翻译的一段美国作家,哲学家,自然主义者亨利.戴维.梭罗的简化人生的短句, 觉得颇有道理。

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6.14.2018 

Yellow Daylily (黄萱草)

The first group of yellow Daylilies started blooming, these flowers have a very long blooming season, they can bloom almost the whole summer, a very common flower for the average garden.

第一朵黄色的萱草花开了,它们的花期特别长,几乎占了整个夏天,是一般人家的花园里很普通的一种花。

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6.15.2018 

Waiting To Bloom (待放)

The lotus pond is full of new leaves, its so covered that I couldnt see the water in the pond, the flower buds are getting bigger, I am looking forward to when the beautiful lotus flowers fill the pond.

荷塘里布满了新的荷叶,满到了看不见水影,荷花苞已渐渐变大,我期待着满池荷花的盛开。

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6.16.2018 

Watching World Cup In The Sun 

(在阳光下看世界杯)

Saturday afternoon walking around the open spaces by the shopping district, I see people sitting on the grass, eyes on the giant screen, the World Cup game is going on, even though soccer is not the most popular game in the US, sports games always attract many people old and young to watch, it’s a hot day today, but it doesn’t seem to bother those watching the ballgame.

周六的下午,行走在商场附近的一块空地,见到人们坐在草地上,眼睛看着墙上巨大的银幕, 世界杯比赛正在进行中,虽然足球在美国并不是最热门,但是运动比赛总是会吸引不同年纪的人们,今天很热,但似乎并不影响他们晒着太阳看球赛。

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6.17.2018 

Fathers Day (父亲节)

Today is Father's Day, I see this family is playing happily, I use the phone to capture the happy moment.Father and children spend time together, laughing and carefree. How beautiful this picture looks

今天是父亲节,看到这一家人,正高兴的在玩耍,我用手机抓拍他们的快乐时光,父亲和孩子们在一起,无忧无虑的欢笑着,多美的画面

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6.18.2018 

Jasmine (茉莉花)

These scattered jasmines I collected and placed them in front of the computer of my office, letting the fragrance of the flowers surround me, I am sure I will be more productive at work now.

散落的茉莉花,我把它们收集,带到办公室,放在电脑前,让阵阵花香围着我,工作也更有效率。

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6.19.2018 

Hydrangea (绣球花)

In a corner of the house, the hydrangea blossomed, the colors are pinkish. Have you ever seen the blue ones? Actually the color of hydrangea is determined by the pH of the soil, if it’s slightly more acidic, the flowers will be blue, and if more alkaline, then they will be pink.

在屋子转角边的一棵绣球花开了,偏粉红色的,有没有见过偏蓝色的?绣球花的颜色是由土壤的酸碱度而决定的,酸性多一点,花儿呈蓝色,碱性多一点,就呈粉红色的。


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6.20.2018 

Second Round Of Magnolia (又见玉兰花)

The purple magnolia in the backyard bloomed again, they bloom every spring and summer. In the springtime the leaves have not yet appeared, flowers bloom first, when it comes summer, flowers are blooming amongst green leaves, I still remember the first time seeing the magnolia flowers in the summer, it was a surprise, I call it the second spring of magnolia.

后园的紫玉兰花又开了,每年春,夏二季它都会盛开,春天的花开时没有叶子,夏天的一波在绿叶之间盛放,记得第一次发现这棵紫玉兰在夏天开花,还很惊讶, 我叫它做玉兰花的第二春。

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6.21.2018 

Summer Solstice (夏至)

It’s the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, it lasts 14 hours and 53 minutes in Washington DC, which means the summer officially started.

今日夏至,一年之中最长的白昼,华盛顿首都地区白昼时续14小时53分钟,它意味着夏天的正式开始。

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6.22.2018  

Distorted Brick Wall (扭曲的砖墙)

While pulling out of the parking spot, I noticed the distorted brick wall, it was created by the rain water on the windshield, I thought it looked very interesting.

当我正要离开停车位,我注意到了这扭曲的砖墙,是车窗玻璃上的雨水造成的,我觉得这画面非常有趣。

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6.23.2018 

Bicycle Sharing (共享单车)

If you pay attention, you will notice the arrays of colorful bikes on the curbs or street corners of big cities, Washington DC has it too. Bikes share are fun way to see the sights and local attractions. On the weekend I often see young people using it to move about the city.

如果你注意观察,你会看到在大城市的路边有一排排的共享单车,华盛顿地区也一样,共享单车是一个很好的浏览城市风景的交通工具,周末的时候,我经常看到年轻人骑着车子到处周游。

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6.24.2018 

A Bee With Colored Wings (彩色翅膀的蜜蜂)

While taking pictures of the hostas in the garden, a small bee appeared, I immediately captured a few shots,then I noticed the red and blue colors on the wings of the bee, which gave me a little surprise.

在花园里拍摄玉簪花时,突然来了一只小蜜蜂,赶紧抓拍几张,后来发现小蜜蜂的翅膀上有红蓝色彩,给我带来小小的惊喜。

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6.25.2018 

Narrow Leaf Gardenias (细叶栀子花)

This gardenia is a new cultivar, the fragrance of which is exactly the same as the standard gardenia, but its petals are more slender and the center of the flower is like a cup. it is relatively cold resistant and has a longer flowering period from spring to autumn, they’re also called Frostproof gardenias.

这棵细叶栀子花,是一个新品种,花香与标准的栀子花一模一样,但是它的花瓣细长,花的中心像个杯子,比较耐寒,花期较长,从春天开花至秋天, 它也被叫做防霜栀子花。

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6.26.2018 

Red Lily (红百合)

The red lilies in my mothers garden are blooming like crazy, this unusual and stunning red colored lily had been planted for more than 10 years, each summer it brings colors to the garden, the flowers have a shining and glowing feel

母亲花园里的红百合开得热闹非凡,这样的红色不多见,这一棵红百合已经种了十多年,每年夏天为花园带来色彩,花朵有闪亮发光的感觉

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6.27.2018 

Africa Daisy (非洲菊)

I’ve been frequently using my cellphone to photograph closeup flowers lately, this particular Africa Daisy is the most special in color and most beautiful in its center. It makes me look more closely.

最近经常用手机拍花的大特写,这独特的非洲菊,颜色最特别,花蕊最漂亮,令人凑近了多看几眼。

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6.28.2018 

Hosta (玉簪花)

My hostas are blooming, this one has no fragrance, but the deeper purple looks exceptionally beautiful, I watch the buds growing bigger each day, trying to find the best angle to photograph them

我的玉簪花正在盛开,这一棵虽然没有香味,但是紫色比较深,特别漂亮,一天天看着花苞长大,用手机选择最佳角度来拍摄

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6.29.2018 

1000 Days Of MeiPian (美篇一千天)

Today is a very special day for me. I have reached a new milestone, exactly 1000 days ago I got my Mei Pian account, ever since my first article, I have not stopped using it. I became a loyal fan of MeiPian, and consider myself lucky to have found this outstanding platform. I appreciate all the support and encouragement from my friends on Mei Pian.

今天对我来说是一个很特别的日子,我达到了一个新的里程碑,整整1000天之前,我有了美篇帐号,自从制作了第一篇,至今没有停止过,我成了一个忠实的美篇粉丝,庆幸遇到了美篇这样一个卓越的平台,非常感谢美友的支持和鼓励。

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6.30.2018 

At The Corner (转角处)

Street photography is a very exciting thing to me. Because things change constantly, I like to try to photograph street scenes when I am in a busy place. On the corner of a Manhattan street in NYC today, I caught a glimpse of the setting sun with two figures and their shadows.

街拍对我来说是很令人兴奋的事情,因为它变化无穷,有机会到热闹繁杂的地方去,总会想试着拍摄街头场景,今天在纽约曼哈顿的街角抓拍了这张斜阳下的影子。

摄影,中英文字:霁平

器材:iPhone 7 Plus