Photography 101: Mystery

Orchids represent mystery.  Botanists say that this species have a highly evolved anatomy that makes their appearance so attractive to man, birds and insects. The creatures who are delighted to be around Orchids become willing slaves who do their bidding for the survival of their species. How can these enigmatic plants look so delicate yet…

Photography 101: Experiment with Composition

These are the outcome of my photo experiments during the weekend. I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. ~John Muir

#79 Brunfelsia

Womanist is to feminist as purple is to lavender. – Alice Walker

#73 Blue Plumbago

Blue thou art, intensely blue; Flower, whence came thy dazzling hue? -James Montgomery-

#72 Niyog-niyogan

Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow — this is what we usually call this medicinal shrub. Most rural folks use the fruits to deworm intestinal parasite,s and the leaves for skin ulcers and boils.  Some people plant this because of its vibrant and fragrant flowers, and refer to it with a pretty name — Chinese Honey Suckle….