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!

Finches Gone Wild

Yesterday on my walk I discovered where the finches go when they aren’t partying at my backyard feeder! There were dozens of beautiful finches enjoying the seeds from all the wild flowers that have been growing in a nearby wash.  They were challenging to capture because my camera wanted to focus on the surrounding flowers…

Silent Sunday

  “True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.” ~ William Penn    

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…