Friday Flowers

I just thought I would share this simple vase of tulips with you, life is currently so hectic, it’s often good to just sit back and enjoy the simple things in life. Also, for us down under Spring is on its way. Enjoy your weekend, everyone, where ever it may be and don’t forget safe…

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Early Evening Geraniums…

I decided to take the new Olympus Camera out for a spin in the gardens, it was early evening, twilight almost and the crickets were singing. Sitting in the back corner of the garden, enjoying a cuppa, I picked and placed some geraniums for the pop of colour. Of course my girl Chloe was there…

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Friday Flowers…

Glorious Flowers from a recent trip to Montsalvat…….what more could be said? I hope you all have a fabulous weekend… ~ Julz

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A Dalliance with dahlias…

For my Friday Flowers I am going to feature my beautiful dahlias I picked up, direct from the market, the colour is amazing and the structure of the petals so intricate. I love getting a flower like this and studying, I mean really studying it. I think I spent about 7-8 hours over 2 days…

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Friday Flowers

As I have previously said I love a warm balmy summer evening and crisp early summer mornings…..the light is amazing, not quite cold and clear like winter, but soft and diffused. I grabbed my camera a few times; early morning and evening and grabbed some shots around my back garden I used to love sitting…

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52 Week Challenge – Week 44

Running a bit late. Week 44 of my original 52 week challenge and it is – Priority on Aperture – ISO1250, 105mm, F/5.6, 1/2000 second, rose at Pipe Works Garden. True the aperture is only F/5.6, but that is about it on my 18-300mm. Didn’t have the macro with me this day. Til next time,…

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Still Life – Waratah

Desley and I recently spent an wonderful afternoon playing with these stunning Waratahs I managed to pick up; so structural and textural, and it allowed me to add to my Australian Native Botanical series I have been working on. Desley went all macro on hers (of course), I was happy to hang back a bit…

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See Differently – Follow Up

I finished off my See differently challenge with this flower, just near the front door on my way in to work, I had never noticed it before and wondered why. This morning I again stopped to admire this sweet little flower and only found this…. Hence why I probably never noticed it in the first…

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52 Week Challenge – Week 39

Welcome back for another week of the 52 Week challenge, Week 39 is Spring. I purchased these gorgeous rose for some still life play and to me fresh flowers has Spring written all over it. I placed the single roses on white perspex, with a soft white background and spritzed with some water from a…

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