By ColleenA
Good morning...
Leaving you with some lavender today....our gardens are full of lavender at present and the aroma is amazing.
off to Australia now....will try to catch up on our stop over in Dubai if I have free time...
look after yourselvesGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Flowers and plants Lavender

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Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
1 Dec 2013 6:14AM
All three are lovely Colleen ! I am green with envy ! Greet my sister in Melbourne will you Smile
tomcat 15 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 6:18AM
Can almost smell that wonderful aroma

Have a safe trip Colleen

ColleenA Plus
9 489 7 Australia
1 Dec 2013 6:18AM
There for Christmas and New year Herman.
Jocelia 10 2 1 Australia
1 Dec 2013 6:34AM
You are leaving us with a special aroma of lavender, beautiful……
Have a good flight, enjoy Dubai, looking forward to catching up with you
too when your in Perth. Yes, they are still working on ‘Elizabeth Quay’ near
the bell tower. The W.A.C.A. is the other end of Riverside drive though…..WinkWinkWink
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 7:49AM
All three beautiful Colleen but V2 my favourite. Have a great holiday.

Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 7:52AM
three good images Colleen, has to be V2 for me
safe trip and enjoy!!
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 7:54AM
Have a wonderful holiday. Thank you for leaving us these beautiful images. GrinGrinGrin Peter.
fentiger 20 920 24 England
1 Dec 2013 8:13AM
Three beautiful and well composed captures ~ No. 1 gets the vote.

CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
1 Dec 2013 8:15AM
Three lovely images, Colleen. Safe journey to Oz, have a great time, are you meeting up with IrishKate there? Carol
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
1 Dec 2013 8:27AM
All the best for a happy holiday, Colleen.
You've left us with a fine picture.
1 Dec 2013 8:27AM
Hard to choose between the images as they are all excellent, well captured.

Have a safe journey.

Mary Grin
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 8:39AM
Say hello to my family who live there....
Thought you had already left
That nut shop is scrambling my head.....
1 Dec 2013 9:05AM
Beautiful captures Colleen !
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 9:16AM
Three lovely images, I sniffed my lavender pillow for extra effect!
1 Dec 2013 9:20AM
Three beautiful images, Colleen!
Bon voyage!
Have a great trip.

cardikit Junior Member 8 3 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 9:26AM
Three fab shots before your venture down under.
Safe flight and have a lovely time. Smile

jacquig 7 3 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 9:53AM
A trio of lovely lavender haze, Colleen. I could smell the fragrance. V1 for me, but all beautiful. Have a lovely holiday. Smile
Jenny-D 11 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 10:00AM
Beautiful images Colleen.

Jenny Smile
richmowil Plus
12 447 2 England
1 Dec 2013 10:18AM
Nice set of images, Colleen!!
mistere Plus
8 6 4 England
1 Dec 2013 10:45AM
Super shots Colleen, Have a safe and enjoyable holiday.

Fefe Plus
9 57 36 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 11:05AM
Have a lovely holiday ColleenGrinGrinGrin
1 Dec 2013 11:27AM
Shame there's no smellovision attached to the shots! Lovely images with V2 my favourite. Have a great time in Oz (my second home, although I haven't been there for a long time).
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
1 Dec 2013 12:15PM
Wonderful selective focus and the colours are excellent Collen.


Nikonuser1 Plus
8 167 16 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 12:18PM
A great set of images Colleen, have a safe journeySmile

Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 12:47PM
Beautiful Colleen - the colour is perfect an dexcellent focussing.
Travel safely.
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
1 Dec 2013 12:51PM
A gorgeous set Colleen with lovely bg.
Have a safe journey and enjoy and do take careSmileSmileSmile
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
1 Dec 2013 12:54PM
A great send off Colleen, far removed from your home state. Enjoy your time away and Happy Christmas and New Year !!!
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
1 Dec 2013 1:51PM
Saw lots of this about during our summer, but never got around to photographing any! Sad A lovely set, Colleen, and think I go for V1 has my fave, for the composition Smile
Again, enjoy your break Wink
Trev Smile
1 Dec 2013 2:38PM
All three are beautiful
ali63 9 791 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 4:28PM
Beautiful images, gorgeous colour,

Ali SmileSmile
1 Dec 2013 5:49PM
3 Super super images Colleen
You must have a very colourful gardenGrin
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 5:57PM
Splendid images... Grin
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 6:00PM
PS: Have a brillliant time down under! Save trip and try to photograph some of their wonderful animals! GrinGrin IB
Mike_Smith Plus
14 782 2 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2013 6:43PM
Wonderful pictures, you cant beat lavender for the smell, i hope you enjoy Australia which i am sure you will its a wonderful country
1 Dec 2013 6:49PM
Fabulous set Colleen. Beautiful colours. Have a fabulous holiday, my uncle spent 6 weeks touring in may and loved it.Grin

1 Dec 2013 9:48PM
Three great shots Colleen. Have a great trip. Cathy
1 Dec 2013 10:33PM
Very beautiful Lavender images ! - Very good DOF. I had no idea what the lavender looks like ,but now i know thanks to you - beautiful indeed! ------ Very pleasant surprise that from D---i ! I was really surprised that you had time to do that in the middle of everything. GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin ---- Happy landings Colleen ! --- Jukka.Smile PS A storm going just over Finland. Winds over 25 m.s. S.
Ridgeway 14 222 2 Ireland
2 Dec 2013 1:11AM
Very nice,dof spot on.
Safe travels.

All the best for a wonderful holiday Colleen, see you in a few weeks..Wink

Wonderful images to end on..Grin

Lynette Grin
9 3 8 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2013 8:06PM
All are stunners but V2 is amazingGrin
Enjoy your holidayWink
CHRISB911 15 54 1
6 Dec 2013 11:05AM
awesome work colleen
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
10 Dec 2013 5:38PM
A gorgeous set Colleen, what a pity there weren't any bees or butterflies on them when you took these shots
annettep38 10 220 42 Luxembourg
10 Dec 2013 7:10PM
no 2 for me, somehow I like that composition best as it focusses on one plant.
how amazing you had no bugs.

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