Nature’s Harmonies


 

 

 

 

 

 

Exploring California. 

The San Francisco Botanical Garden, Samuel Taylor State Park, Napa and Sonoma.

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“Art is a harmony parallel with nature.”

~ Paul Cezanne

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Maple Leaf

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Needles and Sun

 

 

“Out of clutter, find simplicity.” 

~ Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Succulent and Dew

 

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Pink Petals

 

 

 

 

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”

~ Mahatma Gandhi

 

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Purity

 

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Daisies at Rest

 

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Plum Tree and Mustard

 

 

 

“Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy” 
~ Isaac Newton

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Redwood Bark

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Tulip Tree Bloom

 

 

 

 

Nature, Flowers, Color, Close-Up, Photography, Plants, Trees,

Wave Break

 

 

 

 

Harmony

 

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68 comments

  1. Beautiful pictures. A lovely tribute to mother nature, Jane.

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  2. Reblogged this on Surprising lives and commented:
    More from the ever talented Jane Lurie

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  3. I’m so glad I dropped by for a closer look again. Of course I’m not disappointed, I could just gaze at your photos for hours. lol

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  4. I especially enjoy the needles. Excellent perspective.

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  5. Wow, so nicely done. I’m especially fascinated with the light in green needles shot.

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  6. gorgeous and i liked the use of back lighting in couple of pictures 🙂

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  7. All in perfect harmony, well chosen for this theme Jane.

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  8. A beautiful series highlighted by the perfect selection of quotes, Jane. I love any view of the west coast that I can get!!

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  9. Felicidades Jane, son unas imágenes preciosas!

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  10. Felicidades, son unas imagenes preciosas.

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  11. I love your macro shots! Beautiful details 🙂

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  12. Beautiful images Jane, have a wonderful week.

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  13. Wonderful set Jane, loved them all.

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  14. Outstanding shots…so heartwarming…a true sign of spring!!! 😘

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  15. Your Needles and Sun photo is outstanding this week, Jane. The edge lighting is beautiful.
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  16. Succulent & Dew macro is balanced and captivating to my eye.

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  17. Great series of lovely photographs of harmony in natural form.

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  18. Beautiful shots all round, Jane. Agree with the Gandhi quote. When we are happy and positive, there is much more hope. Love the maple leaf shot, brilliant colors.

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  19. Lovely…. Needles and sun particularly!

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  20. All beautiful but the light on the pine needles definitely sings to me 😀

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  21. Less is More….
    Needles & Sun…so pretty.
    Wave action, Bam! Fun!

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  22. You captured some of nature’s great abundance of beauty here, Jane. Isn’t She amazing? 🙂

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  23. Love the Gandhi quote and the Needles and Sun the most.

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  24. Jane, I love botanical gardens, so thanks for taking me through a bit of a new one with your lovely photos and quotes.

    janet

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  25. Love these shots and the words that so perfectly describe nature and that feeling of peace and harmony that it brings to you. Namaste ~~~

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  26. Fantastic serie of pictures Jane. I adore the pine needles.

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  27. Suckered us in with the static shots and then WHAM! Wave Break. Almost knocked me out of my chair.

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  28. These are all beautiful!

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  29. I love your photography, you have captured the simplicity and wonderful harmony of nature

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  30. Like them all lots, favourite being , the daisies for me..

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