Frost Covered Grass

It seems like the world is facing extreme weather conditions right now, whether it’s snow and ice or flooding. I thought I’d share an image that portrays the cold but maybe not quite as harsh as we all seem to be facing right now. Let’s call it a romanticised view of winter 🙂 Camera: Canon…

Early Morning Life

And so I continue with the release of images from my recent travels with this image of mushrooms struggling for life on an early frost bitten morning in Cavan. I like the contrast between the colourful but dead leaves and the pale but living mushrooms. The scene offers an interesting contrast, and possibly a contradiction…

Dewdrops on Grass

[column width=”64%” padding=”3%”] A macro image of dewdrops on a blade of grass. [/column] [column width=”33%”] hmmm, not too sure what to write today. This is another image from my forest walks in Cavan a couple of weeks ago. I hope you like it. Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro…

Wild Berries

While we were staying in Cavan we had a morning of heavy frost. I have already shared an image from my dawn walk on that morning and here is an entirely different sort of image. This was captured shortly after the sun had risen and the mild warmth was already starting to melt the frost.…

Symmetry

I am currently traveling so this is a post I prepared last week and is being automatically published. Technology eh! its wonderful 🙂 I produced an image of this Orchid last year, in fact the image won a competition which I was delighted about. This is an even closer view of that incredible detail in…

Form and Texture

I am currently traveling so this is a post I prepared last week and is being automatically published. Technology eh! its wonderful 🙂 This was taken earlier this year during my numerous visits to the botanical gardens. It is actually a very tight crop of the right petal (Leaf?) of an Orchid. I wanted to…