All posts filed under: Flowers

Chicago Botanical Gardens

We visited Chicago Botanical Gardens for half of day. It’s a beautiful place to wander around and enjoy all different kinds of blooming flowers. We were lucky to see a Corpse Flower Taman in display on the first day. I was most impressed with the […]

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September Roses

We are in September already and the roses are still going strong at our local Brookside Gardens. With the temperature dipped into the 50’s overnight in the past several days, I decided to go to the Gardens this morning to check out the morning dews. […]

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More Butterflies

Besides taking photos of hummingbirds at Brookside Gardens yesterday. I also took many pictures of butterfly. With all kinds of flower in full bloom in the Gardens, there were surely many butterflies flying around.

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Hummingbirds

I went to Brookside Gardens this morning to look for hummingbirds. There are many kinds of flower that attract hummingbirds. I basically looked for tubalar-shaped flowers this moring and was lucky to capture a few shots I like.

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Birds in Sunflower Fields

I went back to McKee Beshers sunflower field yesterday to see if had a better luck in spotting more birds visiting the sunflower field. Yes, there were many birds, especially American Goldfinches flying around. However, they were fast-moving creatures and very sensative to people, so […]

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Sunflower Field of McKee Beshers WMA

I went back to sunflower field of Mckee Beshers Wildlife Management Area near Poolesville, Maryland two days ago primarily to look for birds such as American Golden Finches and Indigo Buntings since the sunflower seeds were becoming ripened that attracted the birds. Unfortunately I did […]

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More Photos taken at Carroll Creek Park

I went back to Carroll Creek Park in downtown Frederick yesterday nirning. The water lilies are still in full bloom and are beautiful. But there were so many dragonflies flying around and I could not stop shooting them. The rare opportunity was, however capturing the […]

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Lotuses

I have been taking a lot of lotus flowers over the years so I always try to look at defferent perspectives when I walk around the pond. Lotus bloom has appeared reaching the final stage in Lilypons Water Gardens and it did gave me different […]

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Oil Painting-like Lotuses

I converted some of my lotus photos into the oil painting-like images using Adobe CS6 software. Some of my photo friends do not care for it because they want to keep the photography as realism. However, I do consider photography as kind of art work […]

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