Category: florals

My Favorite Things

Theme – Blossom by Kim O’Neill Pink dogwood blossoms

Pink Hibiscus

I took this photo at a plaza in Lahaina, Maui. We were waiting to go out on a kayak tour and this pink beauty caught my eye. I was so happy to see the color translated in the photo and I did not have to…

Celebrating the Sunflower

N a t i o n a l   S u n f l o w e r   D a yTheme: Circle by Kim Lovely sunflowers are  blooming in my garden. The seed head forms a circle composed of disk flowers crowded together. A single sunflower head…

Afternoon Delight

TRANSLUCENT by Kim Loved the light filtering through this sunflower in my garden. The afternoon glow gave the petals a translucent feeling. I tried a few different effects to see which one I like best… still not sure but lovely all the same.

Mums the Word

Autumn Color by Kim When Autumn arrives,  almost every front porch or landscaping include mums in beautiful oranges, yellows and reds. I had a few stragglers from the ones on my porch and placed them in a mason jar on my window sill.

Bloomin’ Sunflower!

Blur – Kim I had a great time this summer photographing flowers and my vegetable garden. I really enjoy creating the background blur giving the photo a feeling of a watercolor painting and focusing on the subject of interest.

Soaking up the Sun

Theme – Warmth by Kim “Keep your face to the sunshine,  and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what the sunflowers do.” Helen Keller

Hydrangea Blues

PHOTO FRIDAY THEME – FLOWERING HYDRANGEA BLUES by Kim O’Neill Watercolor blooms of periwinkle and blues bring grace and beauty.

Lovely Little Blooms

theme – little things