FOTD: Banana Plant

FOTD: Banana Plant

Bananas are grown throughout Louisiana as an ornamental to give a tropical affect to the landscape. ... Cold weather normally kills the leaves and trunk of most banana plants during the winter. During mild winters and in protected areas, the trunk sometimes survives. Cold weather normally kills the leaves and trunk of most banana plants during winter. During mild winters and in [...]

Louisiana iris : FOTD

Louisiana iris : FOTD

National Iris Day Louisiana iris is a taxonomic group of five iris species native to Louisiana and surrounding regions of the southeastern United States: Iris fulva, Iris hexagona, Iris brevicaulis, Iris giganticaerulea, and Iris nelsonii. Louisiana Iris grow naturally in heavy clay soils, adding compost or peat during planting will help retain moisture and provide nutrients, this is [...]

CFFC: Pail or Pale

CFFC: Pail or Pale

This week’s CFFC topic is Pail or Pale. For pail, you may include, pails, buckets, or any container with a handle. Pale can include any pastel coloring or desaturated coloring.https://ceenphotography.com/2021/03/16/cffc-pail-or-pale/ Bait Pail : You can't live in Louisiana without being familiar with a bait pail. Used to keep your bait live for a fun fishing experience. [...]

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge (CFFC)

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge (CFFC)

Non Alive Animals – carvings, stuffed, lawn ornaments, etc. This is just a few of my Lucky Chinese figurines. What do Chinese dragons represent? They traditionally symbolize potent and auspicious powers, particularly control over water, rainfall, typhoons, and floods. The dragon is also a symbol of power, strength, and good luck for people who are worthy of it in East [...]

FOTD : Roses

FOTD : Roses

In the mist of winter these are blooming: Peachy Knockout Roses Blooms from spring through fall with attractive pink flowers. The overall color effect is peach, achieved with the combination of pink petals that become yellow in the center. The color will be much more intense with the cooler temperature in the spring and fall. 

CFFC: Patterns in Nature

This week’s CFFC topic is  Patterns in Nature. Your photos can consist of urban or suburban scenes. I live in a rather small town, so getting into a big city, I don’t do that often. I think what I really like about Maarten Vromans photos is they tell a story without being filled with a lot [...]

CFFC topic is Bridges.

You can't live in Louisiana and not appreciate Bridges. They are all over the state large and small . Some over small bayous and some over mightly rivers . Here's a glimpse of my local Bridges. Lisa https://ceenphotography.com/2021/01/05/cffc-bridges-2/ Floating bridge for docking boats: Train bridge River bridge that opens for cargo :

Purple and Violet

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Purples and Violets Everything is coming up purple in this post. From flowers in the yard to a graduation ceremony.... Lisa Graduation: My son's gradation ceremony was all in purple. https://ceenphotography.com/2020/11/03/cees-fun-foto-challenge-purples-and-violets/