Lens-Artists Challenge #115 – Inspiration

Inspiration…the action or power of moving the intellect or emotions (Merriam-Webster) In response to Tina’s Lens-Artists Challenge (found here) I have reflected on the meaning of the word “inspiration” and what I would like to communicate in this post. About two years ago I was motivated to buy a nicer camera and start learning more…

Macro Monday: Desert Canterbury Bells

“…human names for natural things are superfluous. Nature herself does not name them. The important thing is to know this flower, look at its color until the blueness becomes as real as a keynote of music.” ~ Sally Carrighar Also called Desert Bluebell: Try as I might, I can not for certain identify the light…

FOTD: A little buggie…

Below is my post for Cee’s Flower of the Day. On my walk this afternoon I ran across this flower bush with several stages of bloom.  Among the blooms was this friendly fellow! So much fun to review my photos and see I was able to capture a decent photo of his cute little face…

Just add water drops and sunshine!

Sadly I missed a photo walk after the rains last week. Yesterday, I took my spray bottle filled with water and headed out into the yard to experiment with water mist and my camera. The lantana had the best results with the beautiful water drops glistening in the sunlight. I was mesmerized! ❤ ❤ ❤…