Thursday, April 17, 2014

Photographing Spring Flowers

I love springtime with all of the beautiful flowers peaking out of the brown earth.  What a wonderful way to come out of the long, cold days of winter.  I would have a hard time picking a favorite flower but I would think that tulips would be close to the top followed closely by daffodils.  Here are some daffodils I photographed at a rest area in Tennessee in early April.

daffodils photo by mbgphoto

flower photo by mbgphoto

As I was browsing through Squidoo, I found this great lens by thewayeyeseeit, giving us tips on photographing spring flowers.  He talks about perspective, timing, lighting, camera settings and much more.  You will also get to enjoy some of his beautiful photographs.

Happy Spring!  Hope you enjoy photographing all those beautiful flowers.

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  1. Your floral photography is always so very beautiful Mary Beth! The spring flowers are always such a delicate awakening from the winter months. Well worth taking the time to capture in photos.

    1. Thanks Cindy. I always look forward to spring and the beautiful flowers they bring.

  2. Happy Spring to you too! Spring flowers are the best.

  3. I love spring flowers, too, and seeing such gorgeous photographs. Thanks for sharing, Mary Beth!

  4. Gorgeous flower photos, Mary Beth - I've seen some of yours taken at the Missouri Botanical Gardens in St. Louis and they are all so beautiful. Enjoyed your featured lens too. thewayeyeseeit has some lovely photo examples and some good tips for us amateur photographers. :)


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