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2020

Fading Summer Colours

Another quick post of a recent photo written using the Wi-Fi at a park in the local town as we have no internet connection again.

A couple of fading Coneflowers taken on a recent walk around the neighborhood.

Fading Coneflowers
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2020

Chicory flower

A recent photo of a Chicory flower taken using a portrait lens and negative space.

Portrait of a Chicory flower.
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2020

Coneflower from above

Another photo using a portrait lens to photograph flowers and plants.

For this photo I used the Kamlan 50mm lens wide open at f/1.1 on a Sony a6000 camera.

Overhead view of a Coneflower.
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Weekly Photo Challenge

As Summer Fades

This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge: As summer fades prompt.

I had a couple of ideas for the challenge before thinking of some of the photos I have taken on a walks around the neighborhood recently.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: As summer fades
Early autumn colour.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: As summer fades
Fading Coneflowers.
Cosmic Photo Challenge: As summer fades
Early autumn colour.
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Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: 9th September 2020

Wordless Wednesday: 9th September 2020
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Flora and Fauna Friday

Foxgloves

This week’s Flora and Fauna Friday post is a group of Foxgloves (Digitalis purpurea) growing on Bickerton Hill in southern Cheshire, England.

Flora and Fauna Friday: Foxgloves
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Flora and Fauna Friday

Virginia Spiderwort

This week’s Flora and Fauna Friday post is a Virginia Spiderwort (Tradescantia virginiana) flower after rain.

The plant is native to eastern North America but widely grown in cottage gardens. This specimen was photographed in a garden in Nantwich, Cheshire, England. 

 

Flora and Fauna Friday: Virginia Spiderwort