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Can one conceive of any reason for a flower’s beauty excepting our ability to enjoy their exquisite splendor? Of course there are scientific reasons for flowers beautiful colors such as attracting animals to spread nectar and enabling them to reproduce. Just the same, there could have been many other ways to allow for plant species […]
Sunflowers are a symbol of powerful optimism and cheerful expectancy. They have a winning combination of providing both amazing benefits to our world and beauty. I was fortunate to capture a Monarch on the beautiful sunflowers at Johnson Farm this morning.
Photographs from a rose garden in old city Philadelphia, PA. The rose was one of my favorite flowers and still has the symbol of love attached to it. I wonder why some things have pre-assigned meaning to them, or we make up a new meaning. The meaning seems to come from a deep feeling inside […]
More photographs of flowers and a another group from a wonderful day at Longwood gardens. If you never visited the garden I would encourage you to do so. it located in Kenneth Square PA. Buy a print here: flowers canvas prints
Instructional Photo Walk and Photo Shoot Some snap shots taken at Crofts Farm in Cherry Hill, NJ given by the South Jersey Photography & Art Society. Look at us, said the violets blooming at her feet, all last winter we slept in the seeming death but at the right time God awakened us, and here […]
The blue water lily was possibly also a symbol of sexuality – Dr Liz Williamson says that the flower “has a sort of Viagra effect” In Egypt, two native species of lotus grew, the white lotus (Nymphaea lotus) and the blue lotus (Nymphaea cerulea). A third type, the pink lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) was introduced to […]
When two friends understand each other totally, the words are soft and strong like an orchid‘s perfume. I took this photograph yesterday in afternoon light from my wifes orchid garden. This plant is amazing it keeps on blooming and never gets tired. I was feeling really inspired by the writings of David duChemin yesterday so I […]
I like Yeat’s poems I cast my heart into my rhymes, That you, in the dim coming times, May know how my heart went with them After the red-rose-bordered hem. – William Butler Yeats
This orchid just bloomed in our house which we find interesting never having luck with themÂ beforeÂ now this one blooms like clock work which brings us joy.
Colorful Flower Vinca vine flower this will be the last post for a week. Be Well All and enjoy spring !
by William Wordsworth I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the milky way, They […]
March 20, 2010, is a date that most of us recognize as symbolic of changing seasons. As we welcome spring, people south of the equator are actually gearing up for the cooler temperatures of autumn. Some Crocus from my yard at sundown yesterday.
A nice little flower in my window gives joy in this cold winter. I used Helicon stacking for a greater DOF. I’m never happy with the DOF of DLSR’s. Click on image for larger view.
We still have flowers blooming in my neighborhoodÂ this one I converted the photography with IR plugin.
A quick post because it’s photo Friday! The image was shot at Johnsons Farm in Medford, NJ. Click for a link to photofriday Back to repairing a sick computer….
Found this beautiful yellow flowers outside Perkins in Moorestown, NJ today
Another shot from the other day, when the sun was shinning. I think the simple flowers are more elegant, some time less is more.
My photograph of a white daisy flower in Medford, NJ The splendor of the rose and the whitness of the lily do not rob the little violet of it scent nor the daisy of its simple charm. If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose, spring would lose its lovliness.
“Today, as every May 25th, geeks all over the world celebrate Towel Day and carry a towel in honor of Douglas Adams. The popular author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy died in 2001 at the age of 49, but his work lives on. According to the book, a towel is about the most […]
I found these stunning purple and blue Clematis blooms on my walk this morning. I decided if I could photography a flower in a huge scale you could not ignore its beauty.
I shot this image yesterday, I loved the color and the beauty of the Magnolias