Category Archive: Photos

Flower of the Day : Orange Dahlia

We saw these beautiful orange Dahlias when we visited a garden in Wiltshire last weekend. It was lovely despite the rain. Advertisements

Photo Challenge : Structure

As I was lying on the lawn I noticed the structure of our young ornamental cherry silhouetted against the evening sky. I thought a photo would fit the WordPress photo challenge of the… Continue reading

Flower Macro : Lace Flower

I love the way macro shots reveal beautiful tiny details. The way I’m using an clip-on lens on my phone makes for a very small depth of field and the focus seems fixed.… Continue reading

Flower Macro : Plains Coreopsis

These vibrant little flowers brighten up my days! 🙂 More flowers: https://ceenphotography.com/2017/08/12/flower-of-the-day-august-13-2017-dahlia/

Flower Macro : Buddleia Davidii

This is one of the tiny flowers on a large flowerhead from our Buddleia. We guess that the shrub was self seeded as weed but allowed to grow. It was already there, huge,… Continue reading

WordPress Photo Challenge : Macros of Unseen Textures

Normally the surface of my wife’s old wooden ‘kist’ looks and feels smooth and polished but under a macro lens you can see canyons filled with polish blackened with age, ridges and cracks.… Continue reading

Flower Macro of the Day: Cornflower

This, I think, is a Cornflower from our garden, taken with my phone and a little clip on macro lens. This is about how close my phone will focus without the add-on lens.… Continue reading

WordPress Photo Challenge : From Seeds to Satisfaction

We sewed some ‘Shake n Rake’ seed mix on this mostly barren border back in early June. After much watering when the garden was parched and a little weeding it’s blooming and giving… Continue reading

Flower of the Day : Macro Experiment

This is one of my first dabblings with macro photography. I’m just using a clip on macro lens on my phone. The flower is grown from a seed mix and I don’t know… Continue reading

Flower of the Day : Cactus Flower in Ibiza

I took this photo while walking out to the headland in Cala Llonga, Ibiza. I like the way the cactus is framed by the bay and the contrast of the fresh green and… Continue reading

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