Bumble Bees, and Grasshoppers, (and That’s About it), Oh My!

Once again on a walk I ran into some of my new best friends as of this summer – a large bumble bee.  He was pretty easy going and didn’t mind me too much, which is a plus! And then there was the grasshopper…which got me thinking…do grasshoppers turn brown as they age, or are … Continue reading

Sunflowers

I’ve taken a couple days away from here and I’ve realized I’m missing the reason why I initially wanted to start this blog.  I love taking pictures, but the point of this was to push myself to learn new techniques, better understand aspects of photography in general, and to learn about the editing process.  Lately … Continue reading

Life is a Little Canny

Life is a little canny. Things don’t always turn out as expected. Like this picture – it was a mere plant among beautiful flowers, but after just one click of the shutter I knew it had potential. Follow your heart and take chances. You never know the outcome until it has been done. Sometimes the … Continue reading

I Spy…a Bee!

At the park the other day I took more flower pictures than you could ever imagine.  I’ll spare your Friday morning and share just a handful of them. Now who’s ready for a little game?!?  Let’s see how many bees (honey bees, bumble bees, out of focus bees, I-want-to-sting-you bees, any kind of bee) you … Continue reading