Sara's Fave Photos Blog

Check out my new book, Flowers of Volunteer Park Conservatory. And welcome to Sara's Fave Photos Blog at Love That Image. My goal is to take a photo that is as compelling and beautiful as in real life, with no or minimal Photoshop work. You may copy a photo but link to lovethatimage.com. Thank you for your thoughtful comments, and thanks for visiting.

Published Saturday, November 25, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Fall rainbow

Rainbows are so exciting to see. They appear, and then they are gone, but leave you feeling happy for a long time.

November rainbow

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Published Friday, November 24, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Thanksgiving turkey

It was scrumptious.

Roast turkey surrounded by red grapes and sage leaves from my garden

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Published Monday, November 20, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Double Delight roses

Roses against a sunny summer sky.

Double Delight roses blooming in July in my garden

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Published Sunday, November 19, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Hosta bud

A peek at July in the garden.

Hosta bud beginning to develop

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Published Saturday, November 18, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Hydrangea flowers

From the archives, a July garden tour of a fabulous hydrangea collection in Federal Way, WA.

Hydrangea blossoms with purple petals and light yellow centers

Unusual hydrangea with dark magenta petals with white border

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Published Tuesday, November 14, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Picotee begonia

So delicate, so pretty. Summer flowers are so delightful on a cold and dark day like today.

A mass of small pale begonia flowers with delicate red edges

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Published Monday, November 13, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Cloisters yard

From a trip to the Cloisters in New York City, exactly two years ago; such a peaceful place.

Tree shadows against an arched walkway with a tile roof in the Cloisters in NYC

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Published Sunday, November 12, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Autumn leaves, backlit

I admit this is from late October, but there are still pretty leaves out there, just not much sunshine lately.

Sunshine streaming through maple leaves in fall’s bright colors

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Published Thursday, November 9, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Springtime sky

Looking through the archives for some sunshine, found this one of magnolia branches against the sky, taken one April day. You’re welcome.

Brilliant sunshine shines through early magnolia buds and flowers

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Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Fall lily bouquet

I don’t know what kind of lilies these are, but they pair so well with red dahlias in this October bouquet.

Hot colors in fall bouquet wrapped in white paper at Pike Place Market in Seattle

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Published Sunday, November 5, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Fiery dahlias

From an October visit to Flower Row in Pike’s Place Market in Seattle:

Petals looking like flames in red, orange and yellow dahlia bouquets

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Published Friday, November 3, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

White bouquet

From a visit at Seattle’s Pike Place Market, an incomparable white bouquet.

Ornamental cabbage, dahlias and other white garden flowers in sophisticated monocolor creative bouquet

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