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Biomimicry – How Doing It Nature’s Way Will Change The Way We Live

– Posted in: Garden Design, Perennials, Sustainable Gardening
Photo courtesy of Saxon Holt

The disappearance of a major natural unit of vegetation from the face of the earth is an event worthy of causing pause and consideration by any nation. Yet so gradually has the prairie been conquered by the breaking plow, the tractor, and the overcrowded herds of man…that scant attention has been given to the significance [...]

Appreciation and Mimicry

– Posted in: Garden Photography

So far, in these lessons on garden photography, we have explored the rudiments of composition and light in making good garden photos.  In today's lesson (1.4) we step back and begin to analyze why we take pictures so that we can begin to understand when to snap the shutter. Let's assume you are not content [...]