I’ve spent quite a lot of the summer (so far) photographing flowers from my garden… there are quite a few of them, if you check out my instagram feed. But I appreciate that continuous pictures of the same theme can[…]
As much as I hate dandelions in the garden (they’re such a weed!), I do find them fascinating to photography. They have such an interesting structure, especially when in this form – ready to disburse seeds far and wide on[…]
This beautiful, scented flower grows on the lilac bush in my back garden. The bees love it.
This tulip was a deep red colour (and perfectly timed for my 12 red things challenge! Just about managed to sneak in my “April” shot) I like the natural curves and swirls in the centre of tulips… each one is[…]
I found this beautiful pink blossom at Hidcote, one of the most beautiful gardens in England.
A second, and very different shot of a dandelion – this one was taken on a very early morning walk, the sunlight was golden and at the perfect angle to light up the dandelion for me.
They may be considered a weed, but dandelions have very interesting flowers – especially when you strip away everything else and just focus on the shape of the petals.