Noisy Miner at the birdbath
Regular afternoon visitors to my backyard and birdbath in the hot Australian Summer.
Friday Still Life
After the show
Showtime at Le Metro
Japanese Maple Bonsai
Bonsai pruning day in the garden.
Monday Still Life
Sparrow on Canvas
Backyard Sparrow with several textures selectively applied.
Sunday Still Life - Lantana
I'm not a weed... I'm beautiful!
A Wee Drop 'O Rain
A nice overnight rain and three of my Roses just about to burst into full bloom.
All things uncomely and broken, all things worn out and old,
Ivy's Pink Rambling Roses
Egg and Spoon
Still Life from the Country Women's Cookbook Collection
Tuesday Still Life
Monday Still Life - One Night in Space
Brunfelsia or Yesterday Today and Tomorrow flower
Abstract Dead Head
Dead Rose head
Thursday Still Life
My roses are lovong this Summer heat. They just keep blooming overnight and the scent is intoxicating.
Fruit basket by the window in afternoon light
Carolina Horsenettle and yes those spikes are sharp.
Dandelion head from a different angle
Saturday Still Life
Something to write home about
Wednesday Still Life
Sunflower from my garden.
Sunday Still Life
Blanket flower or Gaillardia from my garden
Mare and Foal
Icelandic ponies breed in the Megalong Valley of Australia.
Summer storms across the Megalong Valley and Wild Dog Mountains.
Glenbrook Creek after rain
Another red rose from my garden. Picked this evening just as the rain started and the storms came through.
Still life old Apothacary's medecine bottles and mortar and pestle.
The basis of a magnificent curry.
The spices of life
Setting this still life up was a joy and the exotic aromas of the different spices wafting through the studio was intoxicating.
Snow on the Common
Snow on the town Common at Oberon in Winter.
Beauty and the Beast
Scotch Thistle in bloom with textures.
One of my roses with French Brocante texture.
The Summer heat has kicked the Roses in my garden into high gear. This one opened overnight. This is for my Miss Lizzy.
In memory of Ivy
Ivy's roses still bloom in her garden.
Still Life for the New Year
First Still Life for 2019
Ochna serrulata (Hochst.) Walp or Birds-Eye Bush.
The Summer heat has kicked the herbs into flowering mode.
Early morning walkers crossing the new Yandhai Nepean Crossing Bridge at Emu Plains.
Sunrise on the Nepean River at Emu Plains with the newly completed Yandhai Bridge lit up.
Christmas Eve Still Life
Merry Christmas to all my 500px and Flickr friends. Thank you for your kind comments.
Delicate Argyranthemums play in the afternoon sun on Sunday before Christmas Eve
Larry the Lorrikeet
A regular visitor to my backyard, Larry patiently waits for me to fill the feeder each morning and complains if I am a bit late.
Summer Days with a Good Book
Summer afternoons in Australia and relaxing with a good book in the garden.
Wednesday Still Lifew
Sweet Basil flowers. These beauties are a mere 5mm across.
Not as stunning or fragrant as their famous cousins but pretty all thye same.