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The Dogwood and the Predator

May 19, 2024 - Wanted to shoot the translucent flowers when I noticed the silhouette of the spider.
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Not Miami

May 16, 2024 - Orange ya glad I posted this? Part of my Door Series.
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Daffodils in Red

April 29, 2024 - I thought the red and green spiky leaves offered a good contrast to the soft Daffodils.
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Fiery Skipper 3

April 21, 2024 - Loved the vibrant colors!
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Leaf Design

April 07, 2024 - Loved the shapes and colors combination.
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Candida White

March 24, 2024 - This beautiful flower was only about a half inch long.
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Two as One

March 16, 2024 - Love the colors.
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Drops

March 10, 2024 - I liked the flowers delicate nature.
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Purple Rain

March 05, 2024 - True Story...I actually was involved with originally processing the negatives to the Original Prince Purple Rain Movie P...
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Rare Honey Bee

March 02, 2024 - Loved the lighting on this.
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Ribbon

February 21, 2024 - For some reason this picture reminds me of Easter.
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Cracked Mountain

February 11, 2024 - I liked this because the mountain is kind of in the shape of an egg and the mountain is split down from about the center...
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Daisy Design

February 06, 2024 - These flowers popped out from the dark.
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Caterpillar Travels

February 03, 2024 - The flower and caterpillar weren't more than an inch to inch and a half long.
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Garden

January 23, 2024 - Just a still Life from some of my garden Veggies.
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Drama

January 09, 2024 - While I was taking this flower/fern combination I noticed the drama (much clearer at full res.).
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The Abys

December 27, 2023 - Usually you see the side or front of a Butterfly or moth. What an endless world it must be for an insect.
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HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!

December 24, 2023 - Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all my Family, Friends, Students and Clients!
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Center Stage

December 20, 2023 - He's hiding pretty good! Does it feel like he's ready to pounce?
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Mums

December 13, 2023 - A lesson in lighting. What do you think?
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Flower Balls

November 28, 2023 - This bug was less than an inch long and often missed by people walking by.
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Strike a Pose Grey-Capped Flycatcher

November 18, 2023 - Pretty little beach side bird. Little thing was just hanging out. I moved to the angle I wanted because it didn't seem t...
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Amazing Eyes

November 11, 2023 - Those eyes are the Bees Knees!
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Topper Rio Hato Panama

October 26, 2023 - Common Birds on the beach.
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Fiery Skipper

October 21, 2023 - Shot at NC Botanical Garden.
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Looking glass Falls

October 18, 2023 - Boy, was my tripod wet. LOL
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I See Food Peck Peck Peck

September 22, 2023 - I just thought that this was a unique angle on this Downy.
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Carolina anole

September 07, 2023 - I watched this little guy go from Brown to Green to almost Yellow as he went from dead leaves to fresh ones.
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Must Bee Good

August 28, 2023 - Wow, this flower must really Bee good!
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Isolation

August 18, 2023 - Who needs a work out when you've got church?
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Bee Design

August 13, 2023 - I liked the design element for this image. A type of Symmetry.
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Pretty Purple

July 30, 2023 - Just a gorgeous flower.
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Color Wall Thailand

July 20, 2023 - This just looks so much like an abstract painting.
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Working

July 05, 2023 - I like the dimension of the white flowers.
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Exodus

June 23, 2023 - Hey, where y'all goin?
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Excuse Me! Hello.

May 28, 2023 - Okay, maybe it's just me. I see a female stick figure character. Granted...she's missing her right hand. LOL
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Delighted Daffodils

May 09, 2023 - The light was perfect. Shot during Basics Location Shoot.
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Lake Como Waterfall iPhone

April 15, 2023 - Little town on Lake Como built around a waterfall.
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Thailand Waterfalls

December 31, 2022 - Love the Layers. And I'm not talking Photoshop! Thailand was a great place for pictures.
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Other Side of Madness

November 23, 2022 - Fly got lucky.....this time.
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Mums the Word

November 17, 2022 - In this image, I felt reticulation enhanced the feel of moisture. The shallow depth of field helps, I believe, to make t...
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Into the Mist

October 26, 2022 - Love the detail, the light, the color, and the social meaning.
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Nature's Art

September 07, 2022 - These are the actual colors from the rock. One of the islands in Thailand.
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Durham Flowers

August 30, 2022 - Shot this against a dark brick wall while teaching a class in downtown Durham.
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Dangle

July 21, 2022 - Was a beautiful Spring day. Can you feel it?
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Simply White

July 15, 2022 - Love it when the light works like this.
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Drama Lily

June 06, 2022 - It's like this flower looked up and found a small hole with light flooding through.
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Berry Nice Cardinal

June 03, 2022 - This is kind of opposite from what I normally do, but can anyone of my students guess what assignment this would be from...
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Nap Time

April 06, 2022 - Monkey's surviving on a small island in Thailand.
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Mountain Fishing

April 01, 2022 - Captured this while flying by in a private speed boat in Thailand. The mountains were gorgeous!
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Fall Leaf

February 05, 2022 - I've always wanted to get a good capture of this plant when the Fall leaves are very colorful and the flowers have dried...
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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

December 25, 2021 - Well....at least it's Christmas colors!!! A non-traditional picture for a very non-traditional Covid Year! I hope you ha...
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Winter Rose

December 15, 2021 - I liked the nice soft light falling on the rose.
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Attractant Tube

December 12, 2021 - The Pitcher Plant has beautiful colors in the Fall.
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Winter Pansy

November 23, 2021 - For some reason I have never been able to get a good picture with Pansys, until now.
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Dueling Butterflies

August 04, 2021 - Caught these two at Eno River with my phone camera. Really like the flowers.
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Purple Yard Iris

July 03, 2021 - Another flower from the garden shot with my phone.
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Rhododendron

June 14, 2021 - Just another flower in my garden.
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Purple Iris

May 23, 2021 - Shot this with my phone in my backyard.
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Yellow Iris

May 15, 2021 - Taken in my backyard with my iPhone camera.
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Light through Daffodils

April 03, 2021 - Just playin around with my phone camera. HAPPY EASTER EVERYONE!
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Fur Bells

December 20, 2020 - I think nature can come up with such interesting shapes.
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Cata

July 11, 2020 - Really pretty for a Caterpillar. Like the Positive and negative space.
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Rose in the Sky

July 03, 2020 - It was a cloudy foggy morning and the roses hung over a trellis.
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Fern Tree

June 06, 2020 - I've always liked ferns for some reason. These baby ferns were growing on the moss side of a tree.
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Dying Iris

June 01, 2020 - Even though old and dying, there is still beauty left to give. This Iris was close to falling off the stem. I took an ar...
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Small Worlds

May 23, 2020 - Hopefully your screen is big enough to see the small subject. Life of an ant.
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Lilly in Yellow

May 20, 2020 - I really like the detail from my cellphone camera.
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Orchid Dragon

May 01, 2020 - Like the whiskers.
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Purple Star

April 27, 2020 - Beautiful simple flower. I like a lot about this image.
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Daffodil Expression

April 22, 2020 - Artistic rendition of a Daffodil close up. Best when viewed on computer.
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Transparent

April 16, 2020 - Liked this angle with the butterfly looking down and his shape in the leaf.
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New Growth

April 06, 2020 - Just as nice as any flower.
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Forest Flower

April 03, 2020 - Nice early Spring flower.
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Spring Crocus

March 29, 2020 - Beautifully small simple flowers growing from the winter debris.
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Daffodils in Light

March 25, 2020 - Loved how translucent the flowers are.
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Orchids in a Row

March 21, 2020 - Really liked the light highlighting just the 3 orchids.
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Red Bud Rainbow

December 30, 2019 - Shot at dusk with an ISO 1600. The colors really popped as it got darker on the green leaves.
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Lilly in Green

November 22, 2019 - I really like the lines in this image.
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Orange Balance

November 19, 2019 - The orange color really popped behind the dark background.
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Butterfly on Red

October 28, 2019 - Shot during Basics student location shoot.
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Orange Intrigue

October 03, 2019 - Interesting texture for a flower. I like the outside more than the inside.
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Grasshopper Split

September 27, 2019 - I waited for the grasshopper to move into this position. I saw the light on his tail, but shadowed on his body. By waiti...
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Sunlit Butterfly

September 25, 2019 - Shot During my Basics location Shoot.
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Hummingbird

September 24, 2019 - I wanted to freeze the head and body, but let the wings show motion.
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Red Bud Caterpillar

September 12, 2019 - Yes, the shape reminds me of a caterpillar. Color transition of the leaves is the most interesting.
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Pink Bouquet Flower

September 05, 2019 - Just enough light.
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Bouquet Flower

September 02, 2019 - Pure White.
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Purple Cone Flowers

August 19, 2019 - Just really liked the arrangement.
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Early Hydrangea - cellphone shot

June 08, 2019 - Just a pic I took in early spring of new flowers coming out.
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Bells

May 18, 2019 - Liked the detail even at high ISO.
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Calibrachoa Purple

May 13, 2019 - Almost looks 3D.
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Purple Irises.

May 02, 2019 - Just a pic from my cellphone of some Irises in my yard. I liked the simple composition.
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Arrangement

April 20, 2019 - Shot for Fine Arts class using a single light.
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Clematis

April 17, 2019 - Nothin special, just cellphone picture of the Clematis Flower in my yard.
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Purple Flowers in Reeds

April 13, 2019 - These flowers were little more than a half inch tall.
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Mother Natures' Collage

March 27, 2019 - Yeah, sure.....at first glance you'd probably pass this by. Heck you're probably ready to do that to this photo. That is...
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Medusa

March 12, 2019 - Love the winding tentacles.
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Under Flower

March 11, 2019 - Delicate flower shot in NC Botanical Gardens.
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Calla Lillies

March 04, 2019 - Just a cellphone pic.
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White Light

January 27, 2019 - The light falling on this flower caught my eye.
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Winter Green

December 11, 2018 - Life Cycle.
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Winter Flower

December 02, 2018 - Shot at the NC Botanical Gardens in December.
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Sensual Flower 2

November 09, 2018 - Shot during my Macro Seminar Location Shoot.
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Fly in the Mix

November 08, 2018 - Saw the fly on the flower and really liked his orange eyes. Shot during my Macro Seminar location shoot.
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He and She

September 29, 2018 - Found this angle so that you could see the front and a back of the flower at the same time.
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Lace White Flower

September 18, 2018 - Felt this flower had a very soft lace like quality.
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Hibiscus

September 16, 2018 - Just a pretty flower with a nice hot pink.
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Pitcher Perfect

September 14, 2018 - For various reasons explained in my Lens Seminar, I used 70mm to take this shot. I liked the way the top of the Pitcher...
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Eno Mask

September 07, 2018 - Really liked this little rapids, but I mainly liked the smooth rock to the right. The rock looks like a face. I've been...
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Planter Rocks

August 30, 2018 - Nothin fancy, I just like the textures and shadowing on the rock.
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Eno Green

August 29, 2018 - Just a really beautiful setting on the Eno. I love this landscape. The bird is just extra.
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Mushroom Split

August 16, 2018 - Figure this one out!
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Lily in the Dark

July 27, 2018 - Just a pretty flower with pretty light.
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Moments Peace

July 24, 2018 - I liked the water reflection, the light, the Dragonfly, the texture of the leaves and the positive/negative space....
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Lilly and Leaf

June 26, 2018 - I found the leaves as interesting as the flower. They also gave more dimension to the picture.
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Leaf Design

June 12, 2018 - Ordinarily, this would be just a picture of leaves, all be it...interesting leaves, but with interesting light, it provi...
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Iris 3

June 03, 2018 - Really liked how the sun made the petals iridescent in spots of the flower.
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Purple and Orange

May 22, 2018 - These flowers were about an inch or less.
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Leaf Design

May 19, 2018 - Really like the shadowing and depth.
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Yellow Mushrooms

May 17, 2018 - Really! They are yellow mushrooms!
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Purple Flowers 2

May 16, 2018 - Really interesting Flower.
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Iris

May 15, 2018 - Beautiful Lines.
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Shadow Image

April 20, 2018 - Time to use your imagination? I was walking into OCC and saw this interesting shadow.
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Dogwood Bouquet

April 18, 2018 - The Dogwood was just completely covered with all these blooms.
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NC Spring Tree

April 15, 2018 - Just thought they were really nice flowers for a tree.
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Flow of Leaves

April 13, 2018 - Just a really nice flow of lines.
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Cacstract

April 06, 2018 - I liked the abstract forms made by the shadows.
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Globe on a Stick

April 05, 2018 - Found this to be a very pretty and unusual flower.
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SIDES

March 10, 2018 - There is generally a little misconception upon fist View of the image. The image is from the backside of the flower whic...
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Sunflower Imagined

February 18, 2018 - There are many ways to represent a subject, this past week are but a few examples.
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Depth of a Sunflower

February 17, 2018 - The interesting thing to me...is seeing all those tiny threads attached to all those tiny seeds. The seeds get smaller a...
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Sun Flower Dark Design

February 17, 2018 - Was kinda partial to this one.
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Sun Flower

February 16, 2018 - Different Angle, different Lighting.
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Sun Flower Design

February 15, 2018 - Yet another way to look at this Multi-dimensional flower.
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Sunset Sunflower

February 14, 2018 - In contrast.
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Sun Up Sunflower

February 12, 2018 - Liked the light and shadows.
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Frosty Says MERRY CHRISTMAS!

December 24, 2017 - I just want to wish all a very MERRY CHRISTMAS!
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Black Eyed Susan Abstracted

November 26, 2017 - Really Liked the metamorphosis from the center.
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Camillia

November 25, 2017 -
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Wild Flower

November 24, 2017 - I liked the spacial design in this one.
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Leaf Life

November 22, 2017 - I find that there is beauty even in decay.
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Simple Elegance

November 21, 2017 - It's amazing how something so simple can be so beautiful. The freshness of life in just a plain setting can be just as i...
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Fern Script

November 20, 2017 - This Fern just reminds me of script writing or Asian Script.
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Fall Color

November 18, 2017 - Really liked the color, shapes and texture.
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Leaf Lines

November 17, 2017 - These dried Fall leaves were about 12-20" long. Personally, I can find beauty even in decay. Let me know if you can agre...
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Fall Ginkgo

November 15, 2017 - I've always thought this was an amazing tree. I liked the design, colors and positive/negative space. This was shot in f...
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Veins

October 18, 2017 - I liked the combination of the veins in the leaf and the ones in the rock.
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Purple Pleasure

October 12, 2017 - Just beautiful.
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Leaf Light Abstract

October 09, 2017 - I think these type of leaves are interesting enough just in themselves. What drew me to this leaf was the lighting. The...
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Crocus Cluster

October 03, 2017 - Nothing Fancy. I just liked the colors and the freshness of the flowers.
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Luminous Leaves

September 01, 2017 - Really liked the positive and negative space. The texture of the leaves is interesting too.
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Nothing But A Rose

August 23, 2017 - I really liked the unusual layers of petals on this rose. I felt that by adding the artisitic texture it would make the...
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Interesting Flower

July 07, 2017 - This is an unusual Flower made up of a bunch of little bow ties. (taken with my LG G4 Cell Phone).
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Hydrangea

June 07, 2017 - Just a pic of my Hydrangea flowers taken with my cell phone camera.
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Life Cycle

June 03, 2017 - Leaves can be just a beautiful as the flowers.
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Torn

May 28, 2017 - This image is more about life than beauty.
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