Flower photography

I love flower photography – it is probably my favourite subject to capture. Here I write a lot of articles about the different flowers I capture. I also give some hints and tips on how you can do the same.

Getting up close at Highdown Gardens

This week I spent a morning in one of my favourite “hidden gems”. I decided as we only had a few hours...

National Meadows Day

Today it is the first Saturday in July, which means that here in the UK it is National Meadows Day....

Signs of Summer

Today I wanted to share a recent photograph which, to me, really sums up the summer season. My photo walks...

Happy Father’s Day!

Today in the UK we celebrate fathers day. A day when we get to say thank you for all those...

Nature Photography Day

Now here is a day I can truly relate to – and celebrate in a proper way! Nature photography –...

red rose

Red Rose Day

Today is Red Rose Day – a day to appreciate and enjoy this colourful flower. It is funny really because...

The Scarlet Pimpernel

This week I have learnt all about a new wild flower, the Scarlet Pimpernel (Anagallis arvensis).  This stunning orange and...

The sound of silence

Today was the first day to myself in 14 days! Now don’t get me wrong, I love my children dearly,...

The Periwinkle Flower

This flower, Dartington Star (var. oxyloba) is very distinctive and beautiful. With its rich purple colouring and thin star shaped petals it makes for one...

Yellow Archangel flower

The Yellow Archangel plant is a wildflower belonging to the mint family. It have unusual shaped flowers, some say looking...