water drops leaf

Rainy Days, Part 2…

Continuing the rainy day theme… I’ve been obsessed with photographing water drops lately… so when it rains I try my best to get out and photograph them. I love how the water drop has the effect of being a magnifying glass on this leaf… Until next time… ~nic

snail

Rainy Days…

It doesn’t rain around here very often, but when it does it is a pleasant drizzle… the snails and slugs come out and the flowers and leaves have neat little drops on them just waiting to be photographed. I do my best to get out and photograph on rainy days. These photos were taken a…

red flower

Flowers and Bees, Part 3.2 & 4…

Once again, in case you didn’t know, one of the projects I’m working on is bees on flowers… I went out four mornings in a row and got some great shots… When I published my last post, I had thoughts of breaking up day 3 into two posts. After looking at the photos from day…

bee on purple/pink flower

Flowers and Bees, Part 3.1 …

As mentioned before, one of the projects I’m working on is bees on flowers. I went out four mornings in a row and got some great shots. I wanted to separate day 3 into two posts because the themes of my favorite photos can be grouped into two categories; bee on flower, and interesting flower…

caterpillar

Flowers and Bees, Part 2 (with surprise guests)…

As I mentioned last week, one of the projects I’ve been working on lately is photographing bees on flowers. I went out four mornings in a row and got some great images. These are from the second morning… I had the great luck of coming across a hummingbird and a caterpillar. These are some of…

bee on purple cone flower

Flowers and Bees…

If you’ve been reading my blog long, then you know I have a fear of bees (and wasps). For my latest project, I actually went out seeking bees to photograph. One, to continue to work on desensitizing myself, and two, to continue to find my photographic voice (I like photographing ‘the details’). Originally I was…