Day 222 of 365

I really liked this shot of a hibiscus that I took, but in color, it was just too flat and I didn’t like it with more contrast…so I decided to try black and white – me likee! I’m not a huge fan of black and white, but there are times when it just looks better…

Day 220 of 365

One of my neighbors was showing me her Crape Myrtle trees in the backyard (because I didn’t know what kind of tree they were), but before we got there my eyes…

Day 219 of 365

For the past week or so I’ve been wanting to take pictures of the beautiful hibiscus flowers growing in my neighbor’s front yard.

Day 218 of 365

Playing with the Triangular Prism by Lensbaby/Omni Filter can be fun and/or challenging. When you’re lucky, you can get a reflection, like in today’s photo of a rose;

Day 215 of 365

Columbine flowers have such a cool design, I went with this angle for a couple of reasons…

Day 209 of 365

The above song lyrics came to mind when I saw the menacing face in the fortnight lily. Usually I see the more loving side of flowers, but this time,

Day 208 of 365

Spent most of the day hanging around with my dad and didn’t get a chance to get out and take pictures. I decided to play around some more in Topaz Studio 2…

Day 207 of 365

I took some more photos of the spider today as it was hiding inside one of the fortnight lilies, but since I’ve been wanting to show…

Day 203 of 365

Went for a walk at Moorpark College with my Lensbaby Velvet 56 as there are so many beautiful flowers on that campus. Unfortunately, or fortunately, it was pretty breezy and the flowers…

Day 198 of 365

I had to look up the name of this flower for today’s photo. I thought it was an amaryllis, but it doesn’t look anything like my red amaryllis…this is much daintier and pretty.