February 2006

16 February 2006: Swimming!

Poolside bathing beauty:
Seen at the pool

Paddling around with the aide of a foam tube. The sun was behind this shot, the original was an exposure nightmare with his head shadowed in black. The retinex filter in GIMP 2.2.8 created the below image.
Foam paddling

The Pohnpei state pool
Pohnpei state pool

The boy swims free of buoyancy devices for the first time. A jump in from the side, then he surfaces and returns to the side of the pool.
Free swimming

Foam tubing with a friend