Category Archives: Nature

A heron, a swan and an egret walk into a bar…

That’s as far as I got with this one.  It’s just that when I had the images all lined up in editing it reminded me of one of those old jokes.  Actually the egret left when he saw the drink … Continue reading

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Crathes Castle and Gardens

Crathes Castle is a 16th century tower house with beautiful walled gardens containing yew hedges planted as early as 1702.  I went inside of this castle for a moment and saw the amazing ceilings and oak everywhere.  But it was … Continue reading

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The Oak Tree Part 3

Seasons of an oak tree – season three. Winter Spring   And now summer.  I took the advice of someone (sorry, I forget who) and instead of having the tree stand alone, I opted to include summer elements like people … Continue reading

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Honey Bee and Coneflower

F 5.6 – 1/400 – ISO 100 – 100 mm macro – Canon 5D Mark III Teri  📷

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Raindrop patterns and shapes

Well, the sun did come out yesterday but today is not looking too good for sun.  According to the weather report the sun isn’t coming back out until Thursday or Friday.  That’s fine because it means nature is watering the … Continue reading

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Heaven on Earth

A floribunda rose with such a lovely name.  I finally made it back to the rose garden this year and while it was a gray overcast day (which helped with the colors) and many of the roses were past their … Continue reading

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Busy busy bee…

At least that’s what I’m trying to be.  I have so much to catch up on still after my “partying” and there are many things coming up that I hope to get to.  I’ve gone from early spring having to … Continue reading

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