King White Protea

If you have been following me for a while, I am sure you will have seen my giant King White Protea before, well, it is in bloom again – how divine. The blooms on this plant when fully open are about dinner plate size, and a creamy white, I have also seen a pink version,…

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Fabulous Friday flowers, last of my red roses

My Daughter bought big bunches of flowers for me for Mother’s day and I have been trying to capture as many images as I can, It was morning and the sun was very bright through the window, so I had the blinds drawn shut, there was a tiny slither of light escaping via the side,…

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Friday Flowers – Eucalyptus Macrocarpa

On a recent visit to Australia Gardens in Cranbourne, I came across this magnificent Eucaplyt Seed Pod and took many images. A few days later, I could not resist revisiting the gardens, one lovely cool, Summer morning to see if the pods had opened…I was not disappointed. This is such a stunning plant, if I…

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Friday Flowers – Hydrangea

As a child, the house I grew up in had Hydrangea and Geranium bushes planted all along the drive and near the front door. Whenever I see either of these plants it reminds me of childhood days. I do not have hydrangeas planted in my current garden, as they just don’t suit, but I do…

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Friday Flowers – More Sunflowers

You didn’t think I was just going to do one post about my Sunflowers, did you? I spent a few days photographing these beauties, I did sadly need to snip off the leaves, as they were not faring too well. This time as well as some more traditional Still Life I also placed them on…

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Friday Flowers – Sunflowers

On a recent day trip, we passed a roadside flower stall, there were the most amazing arrangements of Sunflowers, I had to stop and buy some, sadly I did not get to photograph them until the next day, the flowers still look amazing but the leaves, not so much… I just adore sunny bright sunflowers…all…

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Friday Flowers

Nothing says Spring like fresh air, sunshine and fresh cut flowers in the studio, thought I’d share some of these beautiful photos this fabulous Friday I hope you all have an amazing weekend… ~ Julz, xo

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Fridays Flowers – Posey

Not sure if I shared this image or not, but it received a Special mention last month in a Photographic Competition, Light Space & Time – Botanicals I hope you enjoy some flowers on your Friday and I hope you have an amazing weekend… ~ Julz, xo

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Fabulous Friday Flowers- Simple White Gerbera

A simple offering today of a beautiful white gerbera, such a happy feel good flower I literally have an EPIC weekend this weekend and will not be back on deck until Tuesday, and I will begin to fill you all in on that. I wish you fun, adventures and most of all laughter on this…

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Friday Flowers – Contrasts

I recently had a friend come to visit and play in the studio, she brought with her some gifts for me, including these magnificent antlers. So we set about creating the same scene on white and then on black perspex, we wanted something soft and pretty to put with the bleached rawness of the antlers,…

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