After the flower blooms drop off the canna plant, these are the unusual pods that remain.
A different variety of hydrangea blooming in my front yard.
Taken at a local rose garden in Charlotte, NC, I added quite a bit of diffusion to soften the details and hopefully create an intense, but soft feeling.
slightly abstract view of a purple hibiscus.
macro HDR image of the inside of a hibiscus bloom
a small spider waiting for ants to wander into his capture zone.
One of many hydrangea plants blooming in my yard.
the Hover Fly masquerades as a hornet for protection.