The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Muse

Here is my entry for The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge with the topic of Muse.  They want us to answer this question:  what subject do you turn to frequently, more inspired each time?  If you follow my blog at all, I think you will know my answer.  Here are a few of my all time favorite flower photos I have taken.  Sorry if you have seen them before.

Oregon Reign Dahlia from Swan Island Dahlia Farm.

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Lotus from Hughes Water Gardens.062615flower_4

Rose from Heirloom Rose Gardens.062615flower_3

Maarn dahlia Swan Island Dahlia Farm.062615flower_2

Waterlily from Hughes Water Gardens.062615flower_1

Sisa dahlia  farm Swan Island Dahlia Farm.062615flower
Qi (energy) hugs

Cee

91 Comments

  1. I don’t think this came as a surprise to any of us 😉 But never the less flowers are beautiful so I can easely understand you. You take lovely photos of flowers and so are these wether we seen them before or not.

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  2. I was shouting flowers at the screen from the second I saw your name, Cee 🙂 That yellow dahlia is incredible, and have you used a watercolour effect on the first one? It’s lovely.

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    1. No effects were used. Unless otherwise stated my flowers photos usually just have a little vibrance, light balance and sharpening. That’s it. And of course cropping.

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  3. Well we all know your flower photos are absolutely the most awesome ever so admit to not being surprised to see you confirm flowers as your muse; yet I certainly enjoyed them just as much as all of the others. Great job; keep feeding your muse and by extension us your readers 🙂

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  4. Do I have to say it again? I hate flower photos! But those first two are just awe inspiring. Whatever you did in the processing really makes them stand out high and above the rest!

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    1. I didn’t do anything special in the processing. Basic stuff. The lotus had a real dark shadow behind it so it was easy to dark it to black with the rest being so bright.

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  5. A lovely variety Dahlias Cee … all jumping off the screen ! I too guessed like many others it would *Flowers*
    Have a great Weekend !

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