A photo of a vase I encountered on a family vacation, and its contents’ shadows.

Flowers and Bees In Flight

I took a few shots of bees buzzing around some flowers this summer on a trip to Virginia, and for some reason, haven’t posted them yet. Here are a couple photos that I thought turned out well. My tips for taking photos of flying insects? Take lots and lots of pictures Use a smaller aperture, […]



I’m not one of these guys that will go out with a squirt bottle to add little drops of water to flowers before I take their pictures… but when it rained a couple weeks ago, I went looking for interesting things to shoot, and I liked the way the water was dripping from the hydrangeas […]

Purple Flowers

Purple Flowers

I took this shot at the J & F Farm. We had stopped for tomatoes and carrots, but ended up wandering by where they grow their flowers, too. I was pleased with the focus on the subject, and the nice bokeh behind it.

So long, and thanks for all the pollen

Flower and Bee

A bee flies away from purple flowers where it just dined.

Lean to the Light

Lean to the Light

A group of seedlings lean to the light in this photo.

Happy Father’s Day


A couple photos of the flowers I received in 2010 for Father’s Day.

Red Clover (Trifolium Pratense)

red clover

Photo of Trifolium Pratense (Red Clover) found in the strawberry fields at the J&F Farms

Blue Planet


A little blue planet in a big green world. With pink flowers.

Unknown Flower

unknown bulb flower

These flowers didn’t bloom at all last year, but this year a few of the bulbs seem to have more drive.