Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #98 – Delicate Colours

In response to the Lens-Artists Challenge-Delicate Colours, I decided to post the variety of dragonfly photos I shot this morning on my walk. With the grasses as background, it creates soft colors that compliment the delicate dragonflies. I think the details of these fascinating creatures are so beautiful!

Wetlands Water Reflections

These photos are from our visit three weeks ago. The water was so clear and calm and the blossoms on the trees created lovely reflections. Posted for Sunshine’s Reflections The air we breathe, the water we drink, and the land we inhabit are not only critical elements in the quality of life we enjoy –…

Have you ever been called a rat?

A few rat facts from Petco.com: Rats are highly intelligent, affectionate and loving mammals. They are very loyal. Rats are extremely clean pets. With proper socialization, rats are one of the most social and trainable companion animals. Rats can swim. Ancient Romans considered rats to be a sign of good luck. The average size of…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday:

When we visited our water reclamation wetlands on Sunday morning, we discovered the area was teaming with beautiful dragonflies!  According to a fellow photographer (he had cool camera equipment and appeared to be very knowledgeable) there were 17 species of dragonflies there at the wetlands. Below is my favorite dragonfly photo, thanks to my husband…

Lens-Artists Challenge #95 – ALL WET

This  morning we went walking around our local water reclamation wetlands for the second time.  It is such a beautiful place, and for some reason we did not discover it until recently.  One of the positive outcomes of the “stay at home” orders.  We are exploring every park, walking path, hiking area and neighborhood roadway…