If you have stopped here for information on the Carnival, you may be disappointed. I missed the Carnival of Flowers itself, so there are no pictures of the annual parade, but what I did see is stunning floral displays that are the dominant feature of this event in Toowoomba, a large country town, about an… Continue reading Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Glistening in the gentle, sunshine of Spring
Delicate, fresh, primordial moment frozen in time.
Macro challenge gives one a chance to delve deeper and examine nature's complicated evolution on another scale to that which our eye can see
Xanthostemon chrysanthus are stunning native Australian flowers in bloom this month.
First fruit from my garden. It reminds me of being a child and playing in my Grandmother's garden, where Gooseberry like this grew wild. The paper cases are a delight to pull apart and inside you will find a delicious berry. Taken and adjusted slightly with Moldiv and the Nexus 4 Phone camera for Paula… Continue reading Black and White Sunday – Cape Gooseberry
Daily Post is looking for interpretations of "Inside" - I found this in 2 different photographs: Art created by Man: "Unnatural" The reindeer is encased INSIDE glass balls, an art installation at GOMA and "Natural" A delicate yellow stamen in the indigo flower that is called Canterbury Bell. I marvel at nature's colour palette. More… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside
Windy Wellington is what they call it, for good reason. Although a stunning day was served up for our afternoon arrival, the evening and next day had weather forecasts predicting 130km/hr winds northerly gale. Well, Wellington is the only capital city located in the 'Roaring Forties', so it is hardly surprising.