Day152: Snowy Egret - May 31, 2012. A happy photo op to end the dailies for May of this year. Went for a noontime walk in the NJ Meadowlands - not a good time to find birds. There were very few around but came across this snowy egret having a great time fishing for his lunch.
Day151: Pink Azaleas - May 30, 2012.
Day150: Yellow Daylily May 29, 2012. Thanks to everyone who commented on my dahlia and Memorial Day photos.
Day149: Remembering on Memorial Day - May 28, 2012. A collage of military flags and emblems to honor those lost in the service of our country.
Day148: Showing the Flag - May 27, 2012. Passed by this house while out doing a chore. Had my camera with me so I quickly pulled over and grabbed a shot. For me it shows the essence of what this U.S. Memorial Day holiday weekend is about.
Day147: Pink Dahlia - May 26, 2012. A day without rain - maybe - at least sunshine this morning. Happy Weekend everyone and especially Memorial Day weekend to my U.S. Smug friends.
Day146: Rainy Day Abstract - May 25, 2012
Day145: US Coast Guard's Eagle as she leads the parage of military vesselsles up the Hudson River yesterday for Fleet Week - May 24, 2012. It was quite a wonderful sight to see with military ships and planes as well as tall ships participating in the event. Sadly for most of the event the skys were dark and cloudy with a lot of mist in the air making not very good situation for photography of the ships.
Day 144: NY Skyline at NIght - May 23, 2012. After days of rain, skies were trying to clear late yesterday. Rain and fog again today though.
Day 143: Dahlias in the Rain - May 22, 2012.
Day 142: Lower Manhattan World Trade Center construction viewed from Liberty State Park, Jersey City, N.J. - May 21, 2012.
Day 141: Pink Roses - May 20, 2012. Came upon this beautifully blooming rose bush while walking in my neighborhood.
Day 140: Black Swallowtail Butterfly - May 19, 2012
Day 139: New York at Sundown - May 18, 2012. Sundown gold was brilliant last night transforming these buildings in the NY skyline to gorgeous colors.
Day 138: Pink Peony - May 17, 2012
Day 137: Iris Rodeo Girl - May 16, 2012. This morning just as skies were clearing with a few remaining raindrops.
Day 136: Iris in the Rain - May 15, 2012. Thanks very much to everone who has commented on my flowers picutres over the last week. I really appreciate the support and encouragement. Drove to the public iris garden that I enjoy so much yesterday only to be rained out after about 20 minutes. But waited in my car until the storm passed and was rewarded with lovely opportunities for shots with raindrops.
Day 135: Blue Iris Trio - May 14, 2012. From my Mother's Day bouquet.
Day 134: Yellow Hibiscus - May 13, 2012. HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY to all of the SmugMug moms out there. Have a wonderful day.
Day 133: Pink Roses - May 12,2012
Day 132: Mother's Day Flowers - May 11,2012. Some of the beautiful flowers in a bouquet that arrived for Mother's Day from my daughter. Thank you sweetie XO.
Day 131: Pink Rhododendrons - May 10,2012
Day 130: Red Hibiscus - May 9,2012
Day 129: Iris Portrait - May 8, 2012. Once of the many beautifully colored iris flowers currently in bloom at a local iris garden. edit