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Lady Stella


Lady Stella

The light was just right to take a close up of the Stella Yellow Daylily.

Palm Warbler In Bottlebrush Tree


Palm Warbler In Bottlebrush Tree

The balcony off of my bedroom at the time looked out over a large bottlebrush tree. The blooms attract many small nectar eating birds. As luck would have it this Palm Warbler landed in the perfect spot for a portrait!

Rose Frog


Rose Frog

Just outside of my back door this little guy was soaking up the morning sun!

Fine Dining


Fine Dining

I just happened to capture two hummingbirds at a feeder with gorgeous summer flowers in the background.

Fine Dining


Fine Dining

I just happened to capture two hummingbirds at a feeder with gorgeous summer flowers in the background.

Nightlight


Nightlight

NOthing but dumb luck on this one! I went to this local park late one night in the spring. There was a fountain in the middle of a pond at the park that was lit up, and I had hoped to get some neat shots of it. Spent a couple of hours trying to get...

Flower Inspector


Flower Inspector

Not sure what insect this is, but thought it was interesting how it crawled in and around the petals of this newly forming, getting ready to bloom sunflower. Visiting the backyard wildflower garden often and at different times of the day helps...

First Sunflower Bloom


First Sunflower Bloom

By visiting the backyard wildflower garden often and at various times of the day, you increase your luck at seeing something new. It could be a new insect or a new flower; or it could be a different light that gives a different look to the garden. ...

Morning Glory Pollen Bath


Morning Glory Pollen Bath

I created a wildflower garden earlier this year - spreading a packet of a variety of wildflower seeds you buy in most any home improvement store. I wasn't sure what would grow and bloom, so it was exciting to see the variety of blooms throughout the...

Morning Glory Pollen Bath


Morning Glory Pollen Bath

I created a wildflower garden earlier this year - spreading a packet of a variety of wildflower seeds you buy in most any home improvement store. I wasn't sure what would grow and bloom, so it was exciting to see the variety of blooms throughout the...

First Sunflower Bloom


First Sunflower Bloom

By visiting the backyard wildflower garden often and at various times of the day, you increase your luck at seeing something new. It could be a new insect or a new flower; or it could be a different light that gives a different look to the garden. ...

Flower Inspector


Flower Inspector

Not sure what insect this is, but thought it was interesting how it crawled in and around the petals of this newly forming, getting ready to bloom sunflower. Visiting the backyard wildflower garden often and at different times of the day helps...

White Kite


White Kite

A white kite butterfly as seen at the Magic Wings Butterfly House at the Life & Science Museum in Durham, North Carolina. This is one of my favorite places to visit, I can almost always count on some great butterfly photos.

White Kite


White Kite

A white kite butterfly as seen at the Magic Wings Butterfly House at the Life & Science Museum in Durham, North Carolina. This is one of my favorite places to visit, I can almost always count on some great butterfly photos.

Butterfly


Butterfly

This was taken in August 2014 at the Butterfly House in Broomfield Colorado.

Butterfly


Butterfly

This was taken in August 2014 at the Butterfly House in Broomfield Colorado.

Poinciana Leaf


Poinciana Leaf

A young Poinciana Leaf dancing in the wind and touched by a beam of sunlight, marking its presence from the other darker leaves in the background. Weston, Florida

A Gold Touch


A Gold Touch

Captured at Constitution Park in Deerfield Beach, Florida.

Blue Perfection


Blue Perfection

From the Botanical Collection at Flamingo Gardens these new additions to the Koi Pond are blooming strong and glad was able to capture it in full splendor. - www.flamingogardens.org

Blue Perfection


Blue Perfection

From the Botanical Collection at Flamingo Gardens these new additions to the Koi Pond are blooming strong and glad was able to capture it in full splendor. - www.flamingogardens.org

Gold-n-blue


Gold-n-blue

A bumble bee drinks nectar from a golden flower against a partly cloudy September sky.

Also labeled: Animals, Blue, Nature, Sun & Sky

Case Of The Mondays


Case Of The Mondays

On a Monday morning I'll rather be out photographing Mt Rainier any day than being stuck in my cubicle! I had to no idea the beauty of Mt. Rainier and the surrounding mountains. Every way you look is an amazing photograph. The last light of the day...

Ubiquitous Bee On Coneflower


Ubiquitous Bee On Coneflower

Also labeled: Nature, Animals, Red

Rose At U Of Minn Arboretum


Rose At U Of Minn Arboretum

Also labeled: Red

Summer Storm In Shenandoah


Summer Storm In Shenandoah

Single exposure right before sunset on Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park. I used a graduated ND filter to balance out the exposure and add some contrast in the sunbeams.

\holland Tulip Varietal


\holland Tulip Varietal

Also labeled: Green, Light, Nature, Seasons, Textures

Zinnia-daisy-like Flower


Zinnia-daisy-like Flower

growing in a semiarid region in northeast Namibia

Also labeled: Light, Nature, Seasons, Textures

Sunbeam Creek


Sunbeam Creek

Majesty


Majesty

Considering I began my adventures in America in New York City and lived there for many years, I found it a bit odd to be able to see and touch snow in mid-July. But there’s nothing odd about the Purple Plains beneath Mount Rainier that flourish among t...

Also labeled: Trees

Mt. Rainier Sunrise


Mt. Rainier Sunrise

I attended a workshop with Jennifer King in August. For the majority of the workshop the mountain was shrouded in fog, but one morning it made a brief appearance for about 10 minutes. We happened to be in the right place at the right time.

Also labeled: Landscapes

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