Tag Archives: botanicals

A Bloom Here, a Bloom There

With summer officially upon us, one wouldn’t expect to find many traditional spring flowers still hanging around. But if you walk among the forested trails of some gardens, you just might be surprised as to what’s still blooming.  Back I … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

June Blooms

Golden Chain It’s now June! I’ve watched the metamorphosis of my favorite botanical garden, Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, throughout the spring season. I feel somewhat melancholy each June as I say goodbye to the wilting and dying, spring blooms in … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Springtime at New York Botanical Garden

I’ve just returned from an extended trip to the US east coast, traveling by train all the way. It is my preferred way of traveling, as I get to see exclusive landscapes not accessible via other means of transportation. I … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Colors of the Season

As we get deeper in October, the seasonal colors are deepening as well. I would say that my area’s autumn colors are at their peak. We’ve had a few days of above average temps and sunny weather, and today I … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Autumn Impressions

Autumn is the time of year that I like to wander around gardens, parks, and nature trails to “paint” with my camera. I love to capture nature as it is changing from one season to another, specifically summer to autumn. … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments