Tag Archives: photography

Sums it up just about perfectly…

Perhaps this sentiment somewhat explains what has now become my “monthly” post here.  This photo taken on the bike ride back from a lovely evening in downtown NOLA a week or so ago.  Look at that golden evening light illuminating … Continue reading

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Bead season again

Both of these pics taken on my walk to yoga class.  I love how people decorate for Mardi Gras with beads.

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Camellia season

January means winter in most of the Northern hemisphere, and that means snow and ice and bare trees.  But in New Orleans there’s always something blooming.  Enjoy these two camellias,  both in our yard, one a vibrant fuchsia, one a … Continue reading

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More precious than diamonds. And they’re free!

Ok, I guess it all depends on who you ask.  Many would say that diamonds are more precious.  But when I walk on the beach I get such enjoyment from noticing the little coquina shells and then taking still life … Continue reading

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Summer treat #30 – rain lilies

When it rains a lot, a few days later these beautiful lilies emerge.  Just one flower on one stem.  A day and then they’re gone.  Definitely a summer treat!

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Summer treat #27- summer butterfly

My sweetheart snapped this photo of a long-tailed skipper in the garden.  I love its beautiful peacock-colored body!

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Ephemeral

They’re here and then they’re gone.  They spring up overnight then disappear.  Life amazes me.

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