WPC: Muses in Nature

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Good morning from a warmer, sunnier Hastings day.

This week  from The Daily Post has asked us what inspires us.  What do we take a lot of photos of.

My muse is nature.  Yesterday I took a group of lovely ladies to Frimley Park to enjoy the sunshine and to find the last of the summer roses.  We had a fabulous time wandering around and taking photos.  I find it so hard to tear myself away from it all.  There is always that last photo you just can’t not take.  Sounds weird but I am sure everyone knows what I mean. First up I found this European Goldfinch hiding among the roses.

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There were still a lot of late roses.

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Mostly yellow and pink roses.

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But even before we left the Heretaunga Women’s Centre I couldn’t resist taking some photos of the poppies in the frost.

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And then after we had finished I had to take some more photos of the poppies in the sun.

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And there were a lot of bees so I had to take photos of them too.

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The other ladies haven’t done much in the way of taking photos – I took over 700 in all – I shocked them I think.

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/muse/

https://piecesofstarlight.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/wpc-albany-water-beach-is-my-muse/

https://zainabjavid.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/weekly-photo-challenge-muse/

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Muse

Study in Fuschia at Green Spring Gardens

#FridayFoto: A Muse From Behind

https://bopaula.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/a-fuoco/

https://nadiamerrillphotography.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/weekly-photo-challenge-muse/

The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Muse

https://sustainabilitea.wordpress.com/2015/06/26/weekly-photo-challenge-muse-going-home/

Light as Inspiration

Thanks for visiting.

Copyright Raewyn Forbes

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19 thoughts on “WPC: Muses in Nature”

  1. Great flowers and I’m really happy to see bees. Bees are rather scarce lately. Some kind of bee crisis all over the US and I think in Europe, too. Nice that they are doing well somewhere on earth. Wonderful pictures, all of them, but the roses are special.

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  2. suM humorin da’ birdy an interestin’ color yes indeed I BEElieve 🙂
    an , well, dat 3rd pic down of da yeller flower is georgeous an da finch pic is very UniQue! 🙂 hasta 2 U an UrZ! frum U.S.A. eh to hastings! 🙂 yeppurZ! ……………Q

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