Alien Plant Farm

It’s intriguing what a macro shot can show you. On my recent walk through my garden, I took these two photos. I find them to be quite strange and almost alien-like structures. I think they make great freaky additions to Lucile’s Photo101 Rehab Clinic. This first one is a small pest with a milky sap…

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Birds & Cider

Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all.– Stephen King, Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings. – J.M. Barrie, The Little White Bird.   These photos are going to Lucile’s Photo101 Rehab…

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Fresh-ly Opened

If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change – Buddha.   Photos taken with my Olympus OMD EM5. I thought it was time for some colour 🙂 For this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh. x desleyjane    

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Who Am I ??

I found some very cool plants on my recent travels. My header image is shown in colour in the gallery below – it’s a very cool dark dark purple colour. It’s an amazing succulent, but I couldn’t find anyone to tell me what it is. The header image, I was trying some new editing. I converted…

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Fly on Flower

Fly lands on flower      Searching for the sweet nectar            But he’s not a bee   My first and quite pathetic attempt at a haiku – eek! But I like the photo. Unfortunately, his feet are disappearing into the flower due to my shallow depth of field but this…

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A Touch of Yellow

This is my 100th post !!   😀   Another post for Lucile’s Rehab Clinic over at bridging lacunas. If you want to join a supportive community of photography enthusiasts who like to share their images and a little technique, please come on over! This is a weed in my garden, we’ve sprayed it but it’s pretty resilient,…

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