Tag Archives: Hypoxis hirsuta

12.16.2019 Macro Monday

A little warmth on a winter’s day. Yellow Stargrass-Hypoxis hirsuta, is one of my favorite wildflowers to photograph and I look for them every year. Yellow can be a difficult color to capture and most often a cloudy day is … Continue reading

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11.14.2016 Monochrome Monday

I may have posted this before, but the subject of flowers in black and white came up on another photographer’s blog the other day and reminded me of a couple of images I liked in monochrome- this being one of … Continue reading

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06.14.2015 One more for the road

The yellow star grass road, that is.  I was actually looking for frostweed but it is still just a touch early…maybe tomorrow before work if it doesn’t rain. Here’s another look at some anthers and a stigma.I really like this … Continue reading

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06.03.2015 Framed Yellow Star-grass

Occasionally I like to make a replica of what an image looks like framed.  It’s a good way to judge mat color and the see the effect framing has on presentation.  Next spring I will be exhibiting in our Town … Continue reading

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05.31.2015 Yellow Star-grass

The rain held off this morning and allowed me to get out for a few hours.  That came to an end as I made this image.  I didn’t get soaked, but I had to quickly cover up the bag and … Continue reading

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06.01.2014 Yellow is the color

Two days in a row now I have set out with a specific goal in mind.  I try not to do that too often as being open to what presents itself can lead to some nice surprises.  But Spring flowers … Continue reading

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