a tulip has lost one of its petals revealing the beauty inside .....
The purple loosestrife was in bloom along the Michigamme River. I got this specimen with just the right light behind it.
This was taken in my yard of a Yellow Male carpenter bee, he was so amazing! Look at those green eyes!
This was taken at Disneyland in Anaheim,ca , the morning was overcast and when it started to burn off it was the perfect time to take this photo!
Pink Striped Gladiola that I planted in my yard, this was taken right after a brief morning rain in early summer
This image was taken in the morning from Sunrise at Mt Rainier.
Water Lily at Mercer Arboretum
While visiting my sister in Pittsburgh, I was able to catch the bee on the flower
Just a blur of colors caught my attention, so without a tripod or filters, I knelt down to get the best shot I could.
Just after the sun sinks below the horizon, the twilight sky lights up in dazzling colors.
Lilac, blue skies and clouds. A shot that makes me feel the warm summer sun on my face.
Cone Flower w/Honeybee, backed by Shasta Daisies and Black-eyed Susans...what in nature, or at least in one's front yard, could be more colorful?
Also labeled: Abstract
Shot along the very pretty main trail outside the primary campground of Montana de Oro State Park, CA. I found these plants so interesting, I had to shoot them; they were like something out of fairy tale.
A simple close-up image of a Poinsettia leaf still on the plant. Taken with the help of a Nikon ringflash...
The color just floored me.
These gardens have a wonderful selection of plants. I photograph there often, and the California poppies are in bloom for almost five months of the year, I think. I caught a bumblebee so engrossed in his work that he decided to just walk from flower...
A friend of mine kept telling me about all the beautiful flowers she had at her house. With so many opportunities surrounding me it was hard to choose just one. She had just cut these for a center piece . I forget the name of these flowers.
Butterfly on wild rhododendrons, taken at dusk
A beautiful rose after rain shower
So many sunflowers - never could count them all
The tulips in bloom in Holland Michigan at the tulip festival.
Blue Iris shot in my front yard.
In 2008, I spent 3 months down in Ecuador teaching photography. one morning, just outside of my hostel I noticed these amazing and vibrant flowers. The sky was overcast and it had recently rained, creating some beautiful soft light. The image you see...
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