Unusual Tulips at the Bowmanville Museum – Spring 2012

ImageLast spring I posted some tulip photos that I took at the Bowmanville Museum.  Many of them were poking their heads through the fallen magnolia blossoms.  They were quite a lovely sight.

Two weeks ago, I thought I’d have a look at this year’s specimens planted by the Bowmanville Horticultural Club last fall. I was not disappointed. Here is one of the photos that I took. This was one of the prettiest ones currently in bloom.

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About janewalkerscards

Jane Walker is a Newcastle photographer who creates framed photographs, photo trays and matted greeting cards reflecting the beauty of nature and gardens. Her recent interest in birds, owls and other wildlife is now being reflected in her posts. As a member of the Oshawa Camera Club, Jane has started to enter some of her photos for judging and appreciates the critiques by the judges. You'll be surprised at what shows up under the guise of "janewalkerscards".
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8 Responses to Unusual Tulips at the Bowmanville Museum – Spring 2012

  1. Shirley D says:

    OMGosh Jane ! What a gorgeous photo, love it ! The colours are so vivid ! Have a great weekend ! Shirley

  2. Loreen says:

    What a beautiful shot! I love the colours and the composition! The tulips up here are just poking their leaves an inch or two above the ground still. It was -5C this morning!

    • Loreen,
      The conditions were perfect for this photo. It was a partly cloudy morning and also the subject had nice contrasting colours. I have more photos taken that same day but this time I tried what is referred to by WordPress as a “quick post”. Thought I would try it as it takes me too much time to do the regular ones. This method only allowed one picture.
      Jane

    • Shirley,
      I appreciate your interest and your comments. I tried the “quick post” so it only allowed 1 photo or so it seemed. I will add some more later. It was a perfect day for those shots with just a bit of sunshine. The whites actually showed some detail.
      Take care.
      Jane

  3. Lovely photo, I would love to see more of them !

  4. Debi says:

    Great shots Jane!

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