I layered 4 different photos of various flowers and after each layer, I experimented with various filters and tools until I created this soft background. Then I added the flower and the bee.
Birds of Northern Illinois is a video I created of birds commonly seen in Illinois and throughout the Midwest.
The Chicago Botanic has many gardens. This is one of my favorites.There are three distinct gardens within the walls. Here are a few photos I took last week.
I love the delicate colors of these sweetpeas.
Giant fleece flowers along the walk to Carillon Island – one of the gardens at the Chicago Botanic Gardens.
Foxglove getting ready to open at the Chicago Botanic Gardens.