meadows

Lawn Love Letters

– Posted in: Garden Photography
Calabasas (LA) meadow lawns

With the release of Evelyn Hadden's new book from Timber Press, "beautiful no-mow yards", a bunch of bloggers and fellow Lawn Reform Coalition folks decided (with Evelyn's gentle encouragement) to talk about our love/hate relationships with lawns.  Valentine love letters. Since yours truly has 60 photos in the book I have a few things to [...]

Photo Overwhelm

– Posted in: Garden Visits
Alliums in the moor grass, Lurie garden

One of my first first lessons to students who take my garden photography workshops is about "seeing".  If you don't stop to think what you are seeing, what it is that excites you about a garden, then you will end up with a photo that will be little more than literally, a snapshot of time.  [...]