Each year, the Powell Gardens hosts a Festival of Butterflies that allows visitors to interact with caterpillars and butterflies alike, like this Monarch caterpillar. On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Auberge Ravoux Giverny:  Flowers Giverny:  Claude Monet’s Home and Gardens Wordless Wednesday:  Down

Similar to my “A Tale of Two Blue Jays” post, this post is the tale of two pineapple plants. This pineapple plant was shot with my old camera at Powell Gardens. And the pineapple plant image below was taken with my new camera, at the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park, as I work […]

There is no blue without yellow and without orange. ~ Vincent van Gogh The blue that is visible when an otherwise brownish Blue Morpho spreads its wings is amazing!  Here are three photos from the Blue Morpho exhibit at the Powell Gardens in March.  What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Blue Morpho […]

I really enjoyed the Blue Morpho exhibit at the Powell Gardens in March, and now I’m counting the days until the Festival of Butterflies later this summer.  Here is the final shot after a week’s worth of Blue Morpho shots from the event. On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Napa Firefighters Museum […]

I really enjoyed the Blue Morpho exhibit at the Powell Gardens in March, and now I’m counting the days until the Festival of Butterflies later this summer.  Here is the Thursday edition of a week’s worth of Blue Morpho shots from the event. On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Scenes from Napa […]