Welcome to the Sunday Stills Colour Challenge, hosted by Terry Webster Schrandt. This week's theme is apricot or pale orange. Peachy colours are abundant in nature, whether in florals... or in the sunrise - top right - and sunsets - left and bottom right. Happy to be a tiger for the day The amazing patterns of … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ Monthly Colour Challenge ~ Everything’s Peachy #naturephotography #floral
Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt. This month's colour challenge is Amethyst or Purple. Amethyst is a variety of quartz and is said to relieve stress and anxiety, aiding tranquility, groundedness and calm, as well as other beneficial attributes. Amethyst or purple also appears frequently in nature... notably flowers. An … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ A Gem of a Colour #Photography #Amethyst
One of the outings to keep a seven year old occupied during the summer holiday was a visit to a Nature World attraction. He wanted to see the bugs but did enjoy the butterflies. There were many species, this is just a small selection that I managed to photograph. It wasn't easy to try to … Continue reading Visit to a Nature World Attraction that supports Butterfly Conservation #Nature #Butterfly #Photography
It's a bumper summer for butterflies. The numbers so far are amazing. I don't think I've ever seen so many, there are literally clouds of them lifting off the buddleia and hebe bushes when anyone brushes past. Painted Ladies are around in the highest numbers (all images can be enlarged for better clarity by clicking … Continue reading Summer Blooming Bushes and Butterflies #Nature #Photography
Cheeky squirrel The bees just love the Hebe bushes.