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In the Garden

These days I tend not to take many photographs of flowers. I suppose it’s because flowers tend to be over-photographed so I simply enjoy the bounty in real life. Despite that, this delightful daylily was calling out to be photographed. Isn’t she the brash one! I don’t know her name but I took her photograph […]

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Autumn in Black and White

“Sometimes I do get to places just when God’s ready to have somebody click the shutter.” ~Ansel Adams “Life is like a good black and white photograph, there’s black, there’s white, and lots of shades in between.” ~ Karl Heiner ~ ~ ~

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Life’s Sweet Ordinary

There was a time I would never have considered photographing something from a garden or nature, or anything for that matter, that I felt was less-than-perfect in presentation — like this delightful, blousy oriental poppy. Although strongly drawn to its colour, texture, and beauty I would have given it a pass simply because the quack […]

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Black & White in the Garden

“The greatest gift of the garden is the restoration of the five senses.”  ~Hanna Rion Did you catch the previous post on Down Jackets and Lawn Mowing? It’s worth a quick peek.   Diane is an on-location lifestyle photographer serving Grande Prairie and northern Alberta/B.C. Visit Diane Schuller Photography.

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