Month: April 2021

Blue Bells at National Arboretum

I took lots of Virginia Bluebell pictures at Bull Run and Riverbend Parks in Virginia recently. I found many similar blue bell flowers at National Arboretum earlier this week when hiking along azalea trail. This is dubbed as English Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) in beautiful dark […]


Snow Drop Flowers

I went to National Arboretum in Washington, DC for the peak blooming azaleas yesterday morning. Yes, I took tons of azalea photos but the most satisfying shots were the images of snow drop flowers again the backdrop of azaleas.

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Sunset Sky

I always watch for interesting sunset sky when there is strong weather front moving in. So when a cold front was moving in yesterday afternoon I had my camera ready. It turned out as expected so I took these image from my backyard deck.


Tulips through Macro Lens

It’s amazing that macro lens can pick up the details that our eyes may miss. It was the case this morning in shooting tulips. I did not notice the tiny morning dews on the tulips and yet was picked up clearly through macro lens. With […]


More Tulip Photos

I went to Brookside Gardens for more tulip photos yesterday. I got there after 10:00 am and sun was very bright. All I could do was trying to take some images with translucent affects to the flowers.


Bluebells at Bull Run Park, Virginia

Bull Run Regional Park near Centerville, Virginia is known for spectacular viewing of bluebells during the peak blooming time in April every year. We went there today and took the Bluebell Trail and also trail along the river where the bluebells were especially spectacular. Bluebells […]


Tidal Basin after Cherry Blossoms

Cherry blossoms of 2021 were short lived probably due to the unusual warm weather during the past week so the leaves were anxious to come through and forcing the flowers to fade away. We visited the Tidal Basin last Thursday and sure enough there were […]