This is my take on the old saying “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.”  Which, to me, means it is better to see and appreciate what you have rather than think about and worry about what you do not.

Shot with my son’s wooden blue-feathered bird friend in the palm of my hand.   Processed in Adobe Photoshop with liberal use of textures, color toning, exposure adjustments, and Topaz Impression.

Day 164 of my 365 photo a day project.

A Bird in the Hand

A Bird in the Hand

As always, please feel free to contact me with questions, comments, and concerns.  If you would like to see more of the images from my 365 Project or from my portfolio, please click here.