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U is for Urn Plant

Aechmea fasciata, the urn plant bromeliad, comes from the South American rainforests. It is an epiphyte, commonly called an air plant, and in the wild it grows on other plants where it receives moisture from heavy rains and nutrients from decaying debris around its roots.   35 more words


The Blooms of Spring

Well, it seems as though Spring has finally arrived in St. Louis and everywhere I look the blooms have sprung.  Over the past few days I have been able to capture some of the most beautiful moments this Spring has to offer.   7 more words

St. Louis Photography

Morning Light - April 23rd

I snapped this photo this morning as I was preparing my lunch for work. I just love the way the morning light was peeking through the shades and how my tulips are starting to open. 8 more words


Be Brave

“Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.”
- Paulo Coelho

Ellis Bird Farm, Summer 2011

Camera model: Canon EOS 60D | Focal length: 190 mm | Max lens aperture: f/5.7 | Exposure: 1/320 at f/5.6 | Flash: Not fired, compulsory mode | Exposure bias: 0 EV | Exposure mode: Manual | ISO speed: ISO 100 | Photoshop Actions… 33 more words


T is for Tulips

I first posted this in May 2013, but you can never have enough tulips in my opinion, so for those of you who may have seen this before and those of you who have arrived here for the first time – enjoy these beautiful blooms! 61 more words