Monday, May 2, 2016

As welcome as the flowers in May...

After a beautiful wedding on Saturday, the bride told me to take some flowers home.
Today, I did a little photo shoot with one stem of these sweet purple flowers as the main subject.
 (edited with Kim Klassen's waterfront-1 texture, screen mode, 20% opacity)

(edited with Kim Klassen's just a touch texture, lighten, 20% opacity)

(edited with Kim Klassen's dream it texture, hard light, 30% opacity)
(song lyrics by Hank Snow)
(edited with my own preset)

still following,






24 comments:

  1. Very pretty -- thanks for sharing at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2016/05/snorkeling-on-saint-thomas.html

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    1. Thank you, Tom, your encouragement means a lot.

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  3. Great photo collection, love that you centered it on the flowers, combined with the still-life aesthetic. Wonderful!

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  4. Just lovely, Elizabeth! It's difficult to choose, but I think the last one is my favorite!

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    1. Thank you, June! Now if I could just capture moving objects, birds, like you!

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  5. What a great introduction to May and thank you for sharing at Life-n-Reflection

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    1. I appreciate your link up each week!

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  6. These are really lovely, Elizabeth!

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  7. I especially like the flowers in the pages of the book. Great composition!

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  8. Simply beautiful! If I could some up your blog in a few words it would be simply beautiful and inspiring. I always love popping in for a visit, Elizabeth! Have a lovely day.
    Blessings,
    Leslie

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    1. Thank you, Leslie! Blessings to you and your sweet family!

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  9. Don't you just love when people say, "take some flowers with you!" Ummm yes please. Lovely, lovely shots. I cannot wait to be settled so that I can get back to still life more, you inspire me.

    Lisa @ Life Thru the Lens

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    1. Thanks so much, Lisa. You are a blessing and encouragement!

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