Photo Monday – More Flowers

The shop next to the grocery store has so many gorgeous tiny flowers right now. Teeny tiny and in so many colors. They also have a variety of branches with berries. I’ve been eyeing them all week and ended up selecting three different ones to make up a bouquet.

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It reminds me of my wedding bouquet. Ok so there were gerberas in that one but I’d asked the florist to make it look like I’d just picked flowers from a field. It was beautiful. And this one also has that look like it was just picked in a field. I love that unpretentious style. And there were blue flowers! Not a purple that I guess you could call blue but honest to goodness blue! (My favorite color for as long as I can remember.)

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I took the pictures in my bedroom. That’s where the best afternoon light is and there’s a black fireplace that makes for a dark background.

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I used both the 50mm and the 100mm lenses. The 100mm is much more sensitive to camera shake so I had to discard a lot of the pictures but I can’t get quite as close as I want with the 50mm. I should get a small tripod for these pictures. Something easy to move around, so maybe a small monopod?

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(That’s definitely the work of the 100mm. The yellow flowers were easier to photograph since they need less light.)

Something weird happened with the light here.

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There were some pretty white flowers that V pointed out would make a beautiful wintery bouquet. I hope they still have them in a few weeks. I’d love to combine them with red berry branches for the holidays…

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Creative mommy at home to two wonderful little girls, trying to juggle family, sewing, exercise, family, knitting, photography, and did I mention family?

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2 comments on “Photo Monday – More Flowers
  1. Lelievre Herve says:

    C'est toujours aussi beau!!!! les couleurs sont magnifiques. JoëlleWordPress.comenvoyé : 18 novembre 2019 à 14:08de : Deux souriceaux <comment-reply@wordpress.com>à : herve_lelievre@orange.frobjet : [New post] Photo Monday – More Flowers deuxsouriceaux posted: "The shop next to the grocery store has so many gorgeous tiny flowers right now. Teeny tiny and in so many colors. They also have a variety of branches with berries. I've been eyeing them all week and ended up selecting three different ones to make up a bo"

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