Orange Ranunculus © 2017 Patty Hankins

Orange Ranunculus – In the Studio

Continuing sharing photos I’ve taken in my studio in recent months . . . this week I’ll be sharing some photos of ranunculus. Today I have some photos of beautiful orange ranunculus blossoms to share.                

Creating the Light You Want in Your Photographs

If you follow me on social media, you’ve probably noticed I’ve been sharing more photos of flowers photographed in my studio than I usually do. It’s part of my process for deciding on what photos I’ll be including in my Petals show at Artists and Makers Studios in Rockvillle, MD next month (don’t forget – the opening reception is on…

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Red Poppy Anemone © 2017 Patty Hankins

Red Poppy Anemones – In the Studio

So as you can tell, I’m still working my way through the backlog of  flower photos I’ve taken in my studio. I thought I’d share some photos of a bright red set of poppy anemones I photographed a while ago.              

Lavender Siberian Irises © 2017 Patty Hankins

Lavender Siberian Irises – In the Studio

I recently edited up a set of photos of some lavender siberian irises I photographed in my studio. As with so many other photos I’ve taken recently, I seem to be concentrating more on the shapes of the petals and the colors in the flowers rather than on the whole flower. With these wonderful siberian irises, I loved the combination…

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Petals of a Green & White Tulip © 2017 Patty Hankins

Petals of a Green & White Tulip – New Photo

I’ve recently added a new photo –  Petals of a Green and White Tulip   – to my BeautifulFlowerPictures.com website It’s not often I find green flowers so when I spotted these green and white tulips I knew I had to bring them home and photograph them in my studio Petals of a Green and White Tulip  is available on my website…

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Gracie Watson Grave, Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia © 2017 Patty Hankins

Gracie Watson Grave Bonaventure Cemetery Savannah GA Palladium Toned Kallitype

I’m excited to share another of my palladium-toned kallitypes with you Grave of Gracie Watson at Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia. Gracie’s parents, W.J. and Frances Watson came to Savannah to manage the Pulaski Hotel in Savannah. Their daughter Gracie, born in 1883, was dearly loved by her parents, and charmed many guests at the hotel. A few days before…

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My Spring 2018 Workshops

As 2017 comes to a close, I’m busy planning for 2018. Not only am I getting ready for my Petals show in February, but I’m also getting everything set for the workshops Bill and I will be teaching in the spring. I’ll be leading two location-based workshops and Bill and I will be teaching three workshops at our home in…

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Angel At Metarie Cemetery in New Orleans, LA © 2017 Patty Hankins

More Photos from Metarie Cemetery in New Orleans

In addition to working my way through the backlog of flower photos, I’ve got lots of other photos that I haven’t shared. I shared the first several photos I took at Metarie Cemetery in New Orleans a week or so ago. I thought I’d share the rest of the photos with you today.              …

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Peaches and Dreams Dahlias © 2017 Patty Hankins

Peaches and Dreams Dahlias – In the Studio

Continuing with my photos of dahlias photographed in my studio this year, I thought I’d share a set of photos of some wonderful pink and yellow Peaches and Dreams dahlias. I hope you enjoy seeing these beautiful flowers.                        

Dogwood Reflections © 2017 Patty Hankins

Dogwood Reflections – New Photo

I’ve recently added a new photo – Dogwood Reflections  – to my BeautifulFlowerPictures.com website While photographing in early May I saw a beautiful dogwood tree in full bloom with branches draping over a pond. What really caught my eye was how the greens of the leaves and whites of the blossoms looked reflected in the rippling waters. Dogwood Reflections  is available…

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