Fleurs de Femme

"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better." ~ Albert Einstein


  • Rose

    dark depth unknown but familiar southern wind Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Rosaceae

    yellow bud frolics with a cold wind soft Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Bleeding Hearts

    lady-in-a-bath distant water vulnerable Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3 — HDR Image

  • Rose

    new over old unopened over opened pink more than red cardinals nest Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Azalea

    under the trees two week bloom among the festivals then home to sleeping dogs Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Clematis

    erupts from an end dances in color impermanent reality Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Clematis

    stirring from winter’s sleep morning rain--cold western wind devil in the details Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Columbine

    purple waves a passing front western wind—a chill Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Yellow

    swinging basket timing paces the story evening chapter Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Pansy

    yellow spring darkness fades from the shadows passion Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3 -- Noise Reduction Filter; Orton Effect.

  • Tulip

    open with the sun confidence invitation and allure “If you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for a moment.” ― Georgia O'Keeffe Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3

  • Pink #2

    leading lines of pink reaching from the center open Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3 -- Orton Effect.

  • Pansy

    “Imagination makes you see all sorts of things.” — Georgia O’Keeffe Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3 — Unsharp Mask; Levels Adjustment; Brightness & Contrast—Screen Blend Mode; Gaussian Blur—30 Px/Multiply Blend Mode; HSL Adjustment; 90% Gaussian Noise.

  • Hellebore

    cusp of the equinox overlays of bloom and color barking dogs through the window Canon EOS M; Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L; Hoya Intensifier Filter; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.1 — Three Layer; One Layer Black and White -- blended.

  • Daphne

    hanging yellow poetic muse multicultural meaning smell of the ground Canon EOS 5D Mark II; Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L; Hoya Intensifier Filter; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.1 — 1.2 Aperture; Orton Effect; Blended Blue Channel Greyscale Layer; Gradient Layer.

  • Hyacinth

    purple grape-like old world mediterranean mood of the world at ground level Canon EOS 5D Mark II; Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L; Hoya Intensifier Filter; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.1 — 1.2 Aperture; Blue Grayscale Layer—multiply blend mode; Lighting Filter from above.

  • Wild Orchid

    “Everywhere is here and every when is now.” ~ Dante Canon EOS 5D Mark II; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L 1:1 Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.2 — Unsharp Mask Adjustment; Duplicate Background Layer - Screen Blend Mode; Levels Adjustment; Brightness & Contrast Adjustment - Screen Blend Mode; Gaussian Blur 30px - Multiply Blend Mode.

  • Pink #1

    there— simple content Canon EOS 5D Mark II; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L 1:1 Macro; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.3.

  • Peonies

    “Optimist: A person who travels on nothing from nowhere to happiness.” ~ Mark Twain Canon EOS M; Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L; Hoya Intensifier Filter; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.2

  • Crocus

    spring from bulb early bloom surprise overnight cackling of crows Canon EOS M; Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro; Hoya Intensifier Filter; RAW Image Post: Affinity Photo 1.8.1