Beautiful Dead Roses

Most people  like to see fresh flowers, and they can be very colourful and bright. These started out like that, but then began to fade, and I saw a new beauty in them. I love the browning of the edges of the petals,the pastels colours and the new shapes as the petalsstart to  droop. TakenContinue reading “Beautiful Dead Roses”

Hover Fly – Family Syrphidae

Another series of Photos from my walk through Roma Street Parklands in Brisbane during the week. This time a Hover Fly. Love these little guys, and they are well behaved in “hovering”, giving you a chance to find focus while they are in flight.     Cheers Dave  

More Water Lilies

I had the opportunity to stop at the Mount Cootha Botanical Gardens, on the way to visit a friend on Sunday. I was intending to do some more macro work, but as time was against me, only really managed to look around the pond. I am starting to like photographing Water Lilies as much asContinue reading “More Water Lilies”