Peony Season

I hate when the tulips start to fade from the gardens, but the one bright spot of those departing is that it means the peonies are starting to bloom. Peonies are one of my favorite flowers and I wish they would stick around longer than they do. The other day I paid a visit to…

Pretty in Pink Peonies

As quickly as it came, peony season is over. I love how dramatic and pretty peonies are. I will go to great lengths to photograph them, especially dodging a sprinkler that clearly had it out for me at Clark Botanic Garden. Just when I thought I had the pattern figured out and would run over…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Half Light

The theme for the weekly photo challenge is half-light and I wanted to share this photo of a peony at close to dusk. I love the way the remaining sunlight is illuminating the petals.