Summer Flowers 2009

MASSACHUSETTS — I can’t seem to get enough of flower pictures. The bright colors and whimsical styles often make for interesting pictures. This was going to be my last full Summer in Massachusetts; I moved to Ohio the following June. Here are the flowers of my last full New England Summer.

Summer Flowers 2008

MASSACHUSETTS — Here’s a collection of photos from the Summer of 2008. These all feature flowers and a few include bees or even a fly. I don’t remember the specifics of where they were taken, but I am confident they’re all from the Southcoast Massachusetts area.

Boston Common

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — I was downtown in Boston in early July 2008 when I took a stroll through Boston Common. I took pictures of some of the birds and flowers. There were several swans swimming in the lake. A bunch of ducks were also in the water though quite a few were walking around. Most…

Somewhere in Rhode Island

TIVERTON, RHODE ISLAND — In early July 2008, I went with a friend to a birthday party in Rhode Island. While lingering around the back with the other party people, I took some pictures of the flowers and little statues in the yard.

Some Random Flowers

MASSACHUSETTS — I had driven someone to a meeting they were having at some building in a smaller Massachusetts city (I don’t remember where). While sitting in the car, waiting for him to finish up with his business, I found myself somewhat transfixed with their landscaped flowers. The next time he had a meeting in…

Hard Working Ant

FALL RIVER, MASSACHUSETTS — On a few occasions in July 2007 I was having fun taking pictures of tiny things in my yard. On this particular occasion I found a busy ant that didn’t seem to mind me following him around. I’m not sure what he was dragging, but I really like how this guy…

Little Yellow Bug

FALL RIVER, MASSACHUSETTS — Back in early July 2007 I was crawling around my yard with a macro lens and some magnification filters. I was curious if I could get a neat picture out of the many clover flowers with this new lens and filter setup. I found this particular clover flower with a tiny…