Carroll Creek Park, Frederick, Maryland
It was cool and pleasant, for change these hot summer days so I took a morning walk at Carroll Creek Park in downtown Frederick yesterday. Water lilies and lotuses were blooming so beautifully that I have never seen before. There were also plenty of dragonflies […]
Lotus and water lily are one of my favorites to photograph. I went back to Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens yesterday morning (July 11). Unlike two weeks when I went there for the first time this year, the lotuses were blooming beautifully, I would say it’s near […]
Olympus mirrorless Camera EM-1 Mark II is my primary camera. For the first time, I tried shooting the lotus flowers and lily ponds with the built-in water color feature yesterday. I have to admit I had to struggle a lot to get the correct exposures […]
I went back to Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens yesterday (2019.6.29). Thousands of lotuses are blooming in peak conditions and are simply gorgeous. Hope they will last for at least two more week when the Annual Lotus Festival will be held.
During the last week of June and first two weeks of July, Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in Washington, DC becomes the paradise for lovers of lotuses and water lilies. Literally, thousands of these beautiful aquatic flowers in numerous ponds will be blooming during this period. Knowing […]
Carroll Creek Linear Park runs through the heart of downtown Frederick. The small shallow creek (canal) has experienced the problems of excessive growth of algae during the hot summer months until the City began the “Color on the Creek” initiatives three years ago by planting […]