OK--here it goes: poinsettias creep me out. It's those little eye things in the middle. Maybe it's because they remind me of the evil prong-shooting plants in the original Star Trek series episode, "The Apple," I don't know...but there it is. Using the Lensbaby with the star disc softens them to a non-threatening almost abstract.
Camera: Canon EOS T3, Lensbaby Muse Processing: PSE
...is to fill 52 themes, one a week for the year. Some weeks, maybe I'll try to find several photos to fit the themes. Others, I may spend more time trying to perfect one that seems best to represent the theme. Three years of a photo-a-day opened my eyes, now I want to hone my skills.