Sunshine’s Sparkle

Today Spread your wings Let the sun shine through you and bring out your colors Bring your HAPPY and ✨✨✨ Sparkle! Sparkle: to give off or reflect bright moving points of light, to perform brilliantly (Merriam-Webster) Posted for Sunshine’s Macro Monday

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…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday #37

This weekend I discovered the variety of flies!  As a follow up to my last post, we have all kinds of small flying creatures taking advantage of the sap on our prickly pear cactus.  And I must say, taking close ups on a cactus must be handled very carefully.  Fortunately I only had to pull…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday: Color

Colors can impact your emotions.  Warm colors can help evoke happiness and optimism. Bright colors like yellow, orange, pink and red are Happy Colors!  The lighter and brighter the colors the happier they will make you feel. “Colors are the smiles of nature.” ~ Leigh Hunt “Among the several kinds of beauty, the eye takes…

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…