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  1. Antonio Correia

    A simple shot

    A simple shot form the garden
  2. Chris Calohan


  3. M

    Retrospective of my tulips.

    Since a few years I've been taking pictures of tulips and posting them here, but at the end of last year, the cost of my website kept creeping higher and higher and I finally let it go. It did have consequences though and all the images I had posted here were hosted on said website which left...
  4. M

    Some lovely poppies.

    I have friends that have a beautiful zen garden and for the second time this year I've gone to visit it. This last weekend, I had a helper so brought along some black and white foam core to separate some flowers from the myriad of flowers growing there. I so enjoyed my time and would like to...
  5. J

    Secret Light of Flowers

    Mounting a Sony A7R to a 4x5 view camera and using old portrait lenses ( thank you Jim Galli) dating from 1890 to 1920, I started a series of IR still life’s of a variety of flowers.
  6. M


    Although I'm not a fan of the huge carnations that people used to put in their lapels during weddings, I do like the simple 5 petal dianthus you see in so many gardens. They have a very spicy, cinnamony smell. Dianthus - ©Maggie Terlecki 2014