Reflections from the back of a beautiful landscaped home with tall trees, palms, and a red Bougainvillea blooming in Weston, Florida.
From the lush tropical gardens at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida.
Beautiful pattern and colors shown on a Peacock feather.
Houses, landscape, and trees reflected over rippled waters creating a natural abstract painting.
Ornamental Banana tree leaf under heavy sunlight showing the beauty of Nature. From the Botanical Collection at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida. - www.flamingogardens.org
Close-up shot of a Brown Pelican showing its beautiful and delicate colored feathers. Captured in the free flight aviary at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida. - www.flamingogardens.org
A pier wall and white banister broken down in water reflections. Captured in Weston, Florida.
I wanted to try and capture the feeling of driving and seeing everything pass by except the still mountains that remain. This was shot within Rocky Mountain National Park on Trail Ridge Road.
Fall colors hit the mountains first. There had been a fire in this area a couple of years ago. The colors of fire from the new growth covered the floor of the forest and I loved the contrast of the natures fire colors with that of a leftover of a fire.
This mother Horned Owl was nesting in a grove of trees on Rush Ranch which is 2000 acres of Open Space. Although this is not a typical wilderness area and there are not a lot of trees, if one takes the time to look you may see Hawks, Owls, Golden...
Near a large crater, this black sand covers the area. It is so dry and salty the plants move all of the salt to the end of their branches causing a yellow crystallized appearance!
Local Botanical Garden butterfly display
The morning comes to another south Georgina wilderness. f/8 - 1/640 sec - ISO/400 - 25 mm
Reference my other entry to this assignment titled "Backyard Wilderness". The trail cam captured this large black bear in my backyard one summer night. The camera takes color photos in the day and B&W/Infrared at night.
Wild Horse Monument as the Northern Lights showed off in all its glory, complete with spikes.
Northern Lights dancing above the Wild Horse Monument across the Columbia River from Vantage, WA.
I was blessed to catch this group of gators sunning at the birthplace of the Suwannee river. The gator in the back up on the bank is huge. He's the old man and these are his ladies. f/4.5 - 1/500 sec - ISO/100 - 23mm
A magnificent Great Egret displaying its splendor in flight.
A Royal Poinciana flower under a tropical shower in South Florida.
Ornamental Grass strong color and its wonderful shades of pink.
A strong and beautiful sunset unfolding near the Everglades in Weston, Florida, my hometown.
Heliconia Rostrata or Hanging Lobster Claw is a tropical plant common to Central America and Florida in the USA as well as in the Island of Hawaii. From the Botanical Collection at Flamingo Gardens in Davie, Florida. - www.flamingogardens.org
Also labeled: Abstract, Blooms, Exotic Places, Green, Historic Locations, Nature, Red, Textures, Trees, Wildlife
Colorful sunset over the Gulf of Mexico from the beach on the northern end of Estero Island (Ford Myers Beach) using cell phone.
Also labeled: Blue
Chennonceaux castle is famous for its gardens and location. It was bulit on the river and its got a moat where I spotted that pair of back swans. They moved graciously, very french way.
A colorful butterfly in the garden.
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