Category Archives: Macro

Look, But Don’t Touch!

In addition to the thousands of fish on display, the National Aquarium features several amphibians. These poisonous frogs are among the most deadly creatures on earth, but luckily they’re found only in the tropical forests of South America. Including in … Continue reading

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…Bring May Flowers

You’re probably wondering where the first half of that phrase went. Hard as I tried to find one, I just don’t seem to have a suitable image for “April Showers,” unless you’d like to see pictures of my flooded backyard? … Continue reading

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Red Letter Day

A “Red Letter Day” is a day of significance. It is most often associated with happy, joyful days, but could also be any day on which a momentous occasion occurred, or even just one you’d like to put in the … Continue reading

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Pink: It Was Love at First Sight

Many of you may recognize the title of this post as lyrics from an Aerosmith song. I thought it was a fitting title as pink is my favorite color (hence the name of my photography business!) and Aerosmith has always … Continue reading

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Green: The Prime Color of the World

For most people, green is the color of nature, growth and harmony. It can also mean “go,” or “safety,” depending on its context. I personally find green to be a peaceful color, as well as a reminder of the amazing … Continue reading

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Morning Glow

“Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson With winter’s cold spell comes my favorite flower–the Camellia. Its blooms originate in southeast Asia, but they have long … Continue reading

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Butterflies and Cone Flowers

There aren’t many things that say “Spring” to me better than flowers. Lots and lots of flowers. Add a few butterflies, and I’m a happy girl. I can easily tell you that when it comes to most things in life … Continue reading

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Happy Spring!

Today marks the vernal equinox, a day that has equal parts day and night. It’s particularly exciting for most of us as it means warmer weather (although we’ve had fantastic weather lately), longer daylight hours (no more going to work … Continue reading

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Today, a Butterfly

This past weekend Roger and I had a wonderful visit from his parents. They live in the “Northcountry” of NY where it snowed last week, so needless to say they thoroughly enjoyed our warm, sunny weather. I should note that I … Continue reading

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Portrait of a Daisy

This is the final installment of my flower portrait series. And I will admit that this set is actually more than one daisy, but the pictures were taken at the same time…don’t make me choose just one! 🙂 For more … Continue reading

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