Category Archives: Flowers

Staying home photography 2

After a bit I gave up trying to copy the Sudek image and just began to enjoy seeing how the light made shadows and patterns from the glass and the window blinds.  I particularly liked how this one turned out.  … Continue reading

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Staying Home Photography

You’ve all seen a variety of photo challenges/assignments out there nowadays; some from those who do it on the regular and some new ones from us who are getting creative while staying home.  I like to watch YouTube videos to … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

This Easter is a different one from any I’ve ever experienced in my lifetime.  Church services are online, family dinners are restricted (mostly or should be anyway) to those who live in the residence with you, children are having egg … Continue reading

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Lenten Roses

Today is Good Friday, Passover has begun and the season of Lent is almost over as Easter is day after tomorrow.  So what does all of that have to do with today’s post? Well, the name of these flowers and … Continue reading

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The little harbingers of spring

Teri 📷

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Crocus Noir

Just feeling a bit down lately because of limitations.  In lock down, can only go to certain places (if I get out and I’ve been admonished not to repeatedly; starting to feel like a grounded teenager wanting to find a … Continue reading

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Photo Editing: Texture Layers

I’m not sure how well you can see it but this image has been edited using two texture layers to give it an artistic painterly canvas look.  Adding texture layers to an image can be an interesting way to get … Continue reading

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Magnolia tree buds and blooms

Blossom by blossom the Spring begins – Algernon Charles Swinburne Teri 📷

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Saturday in the park

We finally ventured out this past weekend to get some fresh air all while still adhering to the social distancing rules.  Didn’t quite turn out as planned though as when we got to the park it was a bit on … Continue reading

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Photographing in Place

I have been admonished by friends, family and my doctor to keep inside unless really really necessary as much as possible since I fit into a couple of those at risk categories. Yippee! But it is all for the best.  … Continue reading

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