Posts Tagged: decaying

Not decaying gracefully…..

Astroemeria don’t decay in a manner that is generally conducive to photography, I am finding! They are either alive and happy, or the petals just fall off, with seemingly no in-between….. However, I did kind of manage to get a

Not decaying gracefully…..

Astroemeria don’t decay in a manner that is generally conducive to photography, I am finding! They are either alive and happy, or the petals just fall off, with seemingly no in-between….. However, I did kind of manage to get a

Which is my best side?

A friend brought me a couple of dead flowers yesterday…well, gracefully decaying flowers! I’m always pleased with such offerings, and with the brief window of sunlight, dashed off a couple of images. Would be better using a tripod, but time

Which is my best side?

A friend brought me a couple of dead flowers yesterday…well, gracefully decaying flowers! I’m always pleased with such offerings, and with the brief window of sunlight, dashed off a couple of images. Would be better using a tripod, but time

Wabi sabi, waving goodbye….

One of the purple tulips looked so elegant in it’s utter decline this morning. Suzanne of  Calm and Chaos  suggested that my decaying flower “photo is a visual haiku – the wabi sabi moment” , so I present another Visual

Wabi sabi, waving goodbye….

One of the purple tulips looked so elegant in it’s utter decline this morning. Suzanne of  Calm and Chaos  suggested that my decaying flower “photo is a visual haiku – the wabi sabi moment” , so I present another Visual

One Four Challenge – Feb Wk 4

A late post for week 4 of the February One Four Challenge as set by Robyn over at her blog, Captivate Me. One Four Challenge is all about processing an image 4 different ways over 4 weeks. After last week’s popular sepia edit

One Four Challenge – Feb Wk 4

A late post for week 4 of the February One Four Challenge as set by Robyn over at her blog, Captivate Me. One Four Challenge is all about processing an image 4 different ways over 4 weeks. After last week’s popular sepia edit

5 Day Black & White Photograph Challenge – textures

For my Day 2 of the Five Day Black and White Photograph Challenge where for 5 days you share a monochrome photograph, I am showing the textures of decaying flowers.. And today, I would like to nominate Robin of Northumbrian Light to take

5 Day Black & White Photograph Challenge – textures

For my Day 2 of the Five Day Black and White Photograph Challenge where for 5 days you share a monochrome photograph, I am showing the textures of decaying flowers.. And today, I would like to nominate Robin of Northumbrian Light to take

Beauty in Decay/ 42

Another backlit gently decaying tulip, this time purple…with lots of detail in those just-shrivelling petals:

Beauty in Decay/ 42

Another backlit gently decaying tulip, this time purple…with lots of detail in those just-shrivelling petals:

Beauty in Decay/31

A friend had a couple of decaying roses that were rescued in order for me to create another BID image….they were a gorgeous colour, and I set them in front of my well defunct agapanthus…  just look at those veins

Beauty in Decay/31

A friend had a couple of decaying roses that were rescued in order for me to create another BID image….they were a gorgeous colour, and I set them in front of my well defunct agapanthus…  just look at those veins

Beauty in Decay/12 The End of the Rose

Believing, as I do (really?) that you can’t have too much of a good thing, here’s a rather defunct rose: Oh, and it is only the end of the rose, not the end of the road…more to come in the

Beauty in Decay/12 The End of the Rose

Believing, as I do (really?) that you can’t have too much of a good thing, here’s a rather defunct rose: Oh, and it is only the end of the rose, not the end of the road…more to come in the