Always a Flower...

in Photography Lovers8 months ago

Flowers... flowers... flowers...

I doubt there is anyone who dislikes flowers?!
Perhaps you may have a favourite? Or maybe to some just a dislike of a certain scent...

As a continuation of my Cameron's Trail, I present to you today ~ some of the pretties of the hill resort!

With camera and newish lens in hand,
I mostly just enjoyed capturing them as prettily as I possibly could!

So, close your eyes... take a breath of fresh air
Imagine the cool mountain air envelop you...
And I hope you'll enjoy these, as much as I enjoyed taking them!

Today's 'Always a Flower' is for the one who coined the phrase... my friend, Denise @dswigle ❤️


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A rose by any other name...
No, not long stemmed bold red elegance,
but a simple sweet one instead


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But I did find a bud
Buds are always a favourite!


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The Chinese like Chrysanthemums
Especially in yellow
That's 'Ong' or Prosperity for you!


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I saw some 'odd' ones...
Nature comes in many shapes, doesn't it
No less appreciated, or beautiful


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They even look pretty from the back!
Somehow I tend to look at things from all around....
Catch sight of some details you may not have seen before...


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In profile...


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And then there were some little ones...
Little pin pricks of colour
Beckoning you... can't ignore them!


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That's them... blossomed!


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Prickly some may be...
But they also come with some pretties

Yes, always a flower...
🌼🌺🌻🌹🌷🌼


Captured with SONY A5100 + Sony E 50mm f1.8 OSS lens | ©images & text my own | click image for fullscreen view




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Love all the beautiful flowers. Fresh photography :)

Thank you, @rem-steem

 8 months ago 

These photos are superb! Wonderful job capturing their beauty! 😍

Thank you so much, @thekittygirl! Happy you enjoyed them... 😊

Beautiful pictures as always, my friend. A very strong hug from Madrid

You always give good encouragement... Thank you, my friend! :)

Because you worth it. A hug

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even thought I claim to be a tattooed thug I do love flowers and love this post

Hahaha, and I am very glad you do! :)
Thank you, stay well and keep safe

Cheers and you to stay safe

I like how your isolating those beautiful blooms in a tight depth of field. The frames always look more finished and presentable this way. Nice work! What kind of lens did you end up getting? A fixed focal length?

I like the second daisy like yellow flower shot.. What I like about it is how the other flowers are represented in the background and blurry enough not to take away center stage. Well done.. Perfect quote from @dswigle!

Oh and by the way.. I HATE FLOWERS!!!! 😜 (yeah right)

Oh yes, that's what I was aiming to do - practising the depth of field thing... Glad you noticed and enjoyed it! Made my day! 😊 I got the 50mm - first lens I got that didn't come with the body...

Thank you so very much for your careful observations and comments. I've always loved Denise's quote! 🙂

Haha, I can see how much you 'hate' them! 😂
Cheers, and a good day to you, and all at home!!

😁

Paint the pink flowers! 🤣

Hehehe, for you, I'll paint them blue! 😄

Yes i love flowers, love your flower photos.

Awww, thank you very much! Appreciate it!! 🙂

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