Avondale, Alabama is a very eclectic place.
I gotta say this was the least boring place i’ve ever been. The people here were very comfortable being themselves. I loved watching this woman dance. She was great fun. The bee people were there for the ‘bee petting zoo’. And people think Birmingham Alabama is made up of straight laced Bible loving people. Here…
I loved walking on flower petals. Its a bit magical to have flowers beneath your feet.
One of my favorite flowers. I had to shoot these poppies at high noon (bad planning)…which is never a flattering light for anything or anyone…it means i had to get on the ground to photograph most of these. If i attempted to photograph them from above, the flowers would have been overexposed & the color…
Another favorite flowering tree. I love how they flower straight out of the branch. What a stunner. I found this at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.
I took these with my iphone. We decided to lunch here (she is a member) to see the view from atop Red Mountain. There wasn’t one. Still…they had some cool lights
ok…I’m done. Until next year! Happy Spring
is to photograph flowers in front of them all. (I’m joking)
the light was so low…hence the blurry photos. I think i’ve only posted one other image that was out of focus. But his teeth on the branch, its too funny not to share!! Don’t worry he didn’t bite hard enough to go through the bark of the dogwood. Springtime in Alabama is beautiful!
The pup is Oliver. He is 14 weeks old now. The photo above was taken at the Humane Society. The vet said he would weigh about 80 pounds when full grown. I don’t have any photographs of Oliver right now, because he has mites from his mother. He has been given medication, unfortunately, he is…