I experimented with different elements in my background to emphasize certain features in my image, sharing the results with you.

Flowers & Bricks

As a lover of contrast in images, I was pleasantly surprised when I came across these bright blooms. The dull brown bricks made sure that the flower stood out.

One Lovely Blog Award!

I was not-so-recently nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award by the truly wonderful Jamie of Don't Give A Jam.

Update: June 21, 2017

I provide results to the survey taken earlier this year and give a little summer celebration/thank you gift.

Scarlet Summer

I decided to take a picture of this lone scarlet flower. It stood out so much against the neutral toned browns and whites in the foreground.

Pink Clusters

During my hiatus, I was able to take a multitude of pictures. One image that really stood out to me featured small, pink blooms clustered together.

Update: May 20, 2017

I'm back! I'll share a quick update on what happened while I was away, and provide some exciting news.

Update: April 21, 2017

I update my readers on post scheduling - and I promise it's for the best.

First Springtime Flowers

Although the arrival of Spring means that I'll be seeing flowers more and more, I was still surprised when I saw these purple blooms. The grass around the flowers was completely dead, yet the flowers were perfect.

The Girl with the Camera’s Photo Challenge: 500 visitors!

Want to get a chance to be featured on the site? Simply post an entry to a photo challenge to be entered. Rules and details inside. This challenge is now closed. Further information can be found at the bottom of this post.