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 Thursday, December 10, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Rose bouquet

Pink and creamy white roses in a bouquet. What could be sweeter?

Pale roses with dark pink edges in a bouquet

Pale roses with dark pink edges in a bouquet

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Published Wednesday, December 9, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Garden peonies

Here’s a breath of warmth and summer for us Northern Hemisphere folks—pink peonies in my backyard from six months ago.

Tender pink peonies bloom in the early summer garden

Tender pink peonies bloom in the early summer garden

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Published Tuesday, December 8, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Sunset over New York City

One more scenic shot from my recent trip to New York City. From the plane as it banked left, with Queens below us and Manhattan island in the upper right.

New York City at sunset from the air

New York City at sunset from the air

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Published Sunday, December 6, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Manhattan skyline at sunset

On the plane at LaGuardia Airport, getting ready to fly back to Seattle, the view was intensely scenic.

Empire State Building visible in the New York City skyline at sunset, from LaGuardia Airport

Empire State Building visible in the New York City skyline at sunset, from LaGuardia Airport

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Published Thursday, December 3, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Milwaukee airport sunset

At my layover recently in Milwaukee, WI.

Sunlit plane in the sky at the Milwaukee airport

Sunlit plane in the sky at the Milwaukee airport

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Published Tuesday, December 1, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Chandelier ceiling

I was at a concert by the Stamford Symphony Orchestra at the Palace Theater. The ceiling!! The chandelier was huge, perhaps eight feet across. I love old buildings and architecture.

Magnificent old ceiling with gold, crystal and softly lit arches in the Palace Theater in Stamford, CT

Magnificent old ceiling with gold, crystal and softly lit arches in the Palace Theater in Stamford, CT

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Published Monday, November 30, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Tree shadows

Visiting suburban Connecticut a couple of weeks ago on a marvelously clear day…

Bare branches make another tree on a white house in the late fall

Lines and patterns of late fall in the sunshine

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Published Friday, November 27, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Taj Mahal at Agra

My sister Jo Sanders is travelling in India. Here is her blog post about the Taj Mahal, with much about its shimmery effect and its extraordinary architecture.

Dawn view of the Taj Mahal

Dawn view of the Taj Mahal

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Published Friday, November 27, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Cloisters atrium

Another image from the Cloisters in New York City. This interior space makes me feel so peaceful.

Natural light in a beautiful colonnaded space in the Cloisters medieval museum in NYC

Natural light in a beautiful colonnaded space in the Cloisters medieval museum in NYC

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Published Wednesday, November 25, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Hudson River view

Autumn at the Cloisters in New York City. Have a happy Thanksgiving, full of gratitude for the beauty in this world.

Sunset over the Hudson River from the Cloisters garden in New York City

Sunset over the Hudson River from the Cloisters garden in New York City

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Published Tuesday, November 24, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Autumn view at Cloisters

The Cloisters in upper Manhattan is an extraordinary and beautiful place. Here is a view on a perfect fall day from open arched windows. See a few posts below for more Cloisters images.

View of Hudson River and orange trees from the Cloisters in New York City

View of Hudson River and orange trees from the Cloisters in New York City

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Published Sunday, November 22, 2015, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Rose bunches

Found these huge bouquets of roses on a corner in Manhattan on the upper East side for $10, cash only. They even smelled good!

Many colors of fresh roses in bouquets for sale

Many colors of fresh roses in bouquets for sale

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