Golden-Aster

The edges of the paths through he woods are filling with these bright yellow flowers. It was cloudy when I captured this image with a light breeze making it challenging to get a sharp image.Bright yellow flower
Image Captured with a Nikon D300S Camera, Nikon 18.0-200.0 mm f/3.5-5.6 lens, focal length 200 mm, focal length 35mm 300 mm, using a Canon Close-up lens 500 D, ISO 1600, 1/160 sec at f/8.0.

Lady Bug (Harmonia axyridis)

A small bug in a big world, helping us control apids, There are more around then you might think. Look around and enjoy what you might discover.Ladybug on a stem
Image Captured with a Nikon D300S Camera, Nikon 80.0-400.0 mm f/4.5-5.6 lens, focal Length 400 mm,  focal length 35mm 600 mm, ISO 1600, 1/640 sec at f/5.6.

Old House

White Springs, Florida is an interesting place to visit and view the old homes. Unfortunately many of them are neglected as seen in this image. This image is High Dynamic Range (HDR) image that is a composite of three images.Old white house in disrepair

Image Captured with a Nikon D300S Camera, Nikon 18.0-200.0 mm f/3.5-5.6 lens, focal length 18 mm, ISO 800, 1/160 sec at f/8.0. Three images were captured, the base image, images 2 f-stops above and below the base image setting and then combined into this HDR image using Photomatix Pro 5.

Violet and Yellow Flower (Rhexia)

This eye catching flower is in plentiful supply in only one area of Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and that is along the road on the right side after you pass the entrance station.Violet flower with a yellow center

Image Captured with a Nikon D300S Camera, Nikon 80.0-400.0 mm f/4.5-5.6 lens, focal Length 185 mm, focal length 35mm 277 mm, ISO 1600, 1/200 sec at f/8.0.

White Flowers

I beleive thatm this is White Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima) found in the ditch near a wetlands in Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park, Florida.White flowers

Image Captured with a Nikon D300S Camera, Nikon 80.0-400.0 mm f/4.5-5.6 lens, focal Length 400 mm, focal length 35mm 600 mm, ISO 1600, 1/200 sec at f/8.0.