Thursday, July 24, 2014

Pink peonies

These pink peonies were shot in my backyard garden. They are wonderful flowers that last  only for a very brief time.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Old bridge house

This old bridge controls house used to house the controls for the a draw bridge over the Newtown Creek. It is no longer in use since the bridge is now stationary.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Greenhouse wonders

There's nothing better to do on a wintry day than to go to a greenhouse and enjoy a touch of the tropics. These flowers were shot at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

Monday, July 21, 2014

La villa

La villa  Regina Margherita, or Queen Margherita Park, is the main focus of activities. It's the town main and largest park and offers a superb of the marina. It was shot on a rainy November day. This is the monuments to those who died in World war I.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Midsummer flowers

Some rather exciting flowers that appear at mid summer.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Exotic flower

One doesn't ever know what wonders lie waiting in a green house. This rather exotic flower appealed to be because of it's delicacy and colorful contrasts. As always, this was shot at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.